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$10,000 - free, what would you do?

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by studentlawn, May 31, 2003.

  1. crawdad

    crawdad LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,938

    Tell your Dad that he'd be better off investing the $10,000 "grant" with me. (Who else would give a grant to two kids who didn't even know what mower to buy?)
  2. spomerhome

    spomerhome LawnSite Member
    from Arizona
    Messages: 39

  3. reconthree

    reconthree LawnSite Member
    Messages: 68

  4. Qdriver

    Qdriver LawnSite Member
    Messages: 186

    Please pass the info on to me as well. I am starting Feb. of '04

  5. studentlawn

    studentlawn LawnSite Member
    Messages: 117

    If my dad had 10,000 to give me, I wouldnt ever be touching a lawn mower.
  6. crawdad

    crawdad LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,938

    Well, then, enlighten us as to who would give a "grant" to...
    (taken from your profile)
    "Two 18 year olds trying to start up a successfull business while going to St. Thomas University"
    Is your area lacking for lawn care companies that badly, that someone is giving out startup funds to someone who isn't sure what to spend it on? For a part-time company?

  7. rivercitypappy

    rivercitypappy LawnSite Member
    Messages: 4

    I would be interested in learning how to obtain that grant as well. If it's not too much trouble - email me at rivercitypappy@aol.com. (sorry, didn't how to attach)
  8. crawdad

    crawdad LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,938

    ...and did you know that the word "gullible" is not in the dictionary?
  9. McGuane's Landscaping

    McGuane's Landscaping LawnSite Member
    Messages: 16

    Studentlawn,You never did say how you were getting that grant of yours.
  10. WeatherMan

    WeatherMan LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 692

    GO on vacation

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