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by Bajadoc
Mon Feb 04, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Traveling to the Yucatan, some logistics questions
Replies: 11
Views: 715

Re: Traveling to the Yucatan, some logistics questions

I have traveled throughout Mexico by car. Mostly with my wife and in-laws who are from Mexico. One should have as much official insurance as one can get. But more importantly, have a large stack of twenty dollar bills. It is a bit hard for Americans (United States type of Americans) to understand ho...
by Bajadoc
Sun Jan 20, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Paying thousands per ticket to attend the NFL Super Bowl?
Replies: 138
Views: 7577

Re: Paying thousands per ticket to attend the NFL Super Bowl?

They would have to pay me $2500 for the day plus expenses and $250 per diem to attend the game. For this, I would attend enthusiastically and cheer appropriately. I would also wear the proper sports attire and drink a $20 cup of domestic beer.
by Bajadoc
Mon Nov 12, 2018 10:01 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Fuel system cleaning for old SUV $269!!
Replies: 17
Views: 1353

Re: Fuel system cleaning for old SUV $269!!

They are padding the service ticket. There is no such thing as combustion debris removal to improve MPG. Decline the service and find an honest independent shop to keep that old Lexis going a few more years. Only fix specific clearly defined problems that are necessary for proper function and safety...
by Bajadoc
Sun Nov 11, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: [Financial] Habits of the Rich
Replies: 238
Views: 36789

Re: Habits of the Rich

Decide that you deserve to keep what you earn. Building personal wealth is one of the best things a person can do for themselves and their family.
by Bajadoc
Thu Jul 05, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Walking Coast-to-Coast
Replies: 86
Views: 7972

Re: Walking Coast-to-Coast

Wow, what an accomplishment. Your story is very inspirational and I look forward to reading more about it. You were always doing something interesting but this one takes the cake. Big props from your old pal Richard (TOR-67).