How about this;
If Christopher Columbus had invested a single penny in 1492 and it compounded at 9% for 523 years, that single penny would be worth $375,023,448,433,528,640.00 today!!!!!
A little extreme, I know, but it gets the point across.
Whoa, whoa, whoa! Spoiler alert!
I was gonna watch that tonight!
My suspicion is that Rick was a good dad and let his daughter keep her stock profits. But it did teach a valuable lesson to not panic in bad markets.
tigermilk wrote:Well off the charts for coastal Texas. My county borders the Gulf of Mexico, and because of that my rates go up even though I'm 50-60 miles to the coast. $150/month per $100k. I pay $3500 on a $192k property.
jbrinker wrote: I have known this guy for years.
Yup, that would be a very large part of the population that has no savings.HardKnocker wrote:meowcat wrote:If you searched and searched and couldn't find anyone that would wash your car for less than $5,000 wouldn't you just learn how to do it yourself?
Some people would just drive around in a dirty car.