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      02-07-2013, 09:17 PM   #287
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      02-07-2013, 09:21 PM   #288
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      02-07-2013, 09:24 PM   #289
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Did a lot of drugs when I was younger, realized that wouldn't get me anywhere went to school and got BS degree in computer science... Slowly worked my way up then discovered consulting.. Got my first BMW then.. Life has been good since..
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      02-07-2013, 09:49 PM   #290
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      02-08-2013, 12:09 PM   #291
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      02-08-2013, 12:15 PM   #292
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Not going to lie, but at this point in my life, there is no way that I would be able to afford the car without the help of my parents.
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      02-08-2013, 02:42 PM   #293
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      02-08-2013, 02:43 PM   #294
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Did a lot of drugs when I was younger, realized that wouldn't get me anywhere went to school and got BS degree in computer science... Slowly worked my way up then discovered consulting.. Got my first BMW then.. Life has been good since..
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      02-08-2013, 02:57 PM   #295
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Worked through college: No student loans.

Got honors in college: Grad school was free (thank you CA taxpayers!).

= higher paying job.
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      02-08-2013, 04:25 PM   #296
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Worked through college: No student loans.

Got honors in college: Grad school was free (thank you CA taxpayers!).

= higher paying job.
So you are to blame for ca bankruptcy..
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      02-08-2013, 08:32 PM   #297
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So you are to blame for ca bankruptcy..
If only. Wouldn't it be nice if CA's fiscal mismanagement could be traced to one single, expensive yet beneficial program.

My story is: moved to a market supersaturated with used bimmers, have a good job out of college.
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      02-08-2013, 08:39 PM   #298
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After busting my ass working 2 jobs for 6 years i finally landed a good paying job at Coca-Cola. Was time for an upgrade VW GTI to BMW . Miss my gti now and then though.
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      02-09-2013, 09:36 PM   #299
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Worked my ass off to put myself through school. After I graduated and got a Job and established myself is few years after school made sure I saved and paid all my bills off and could put a sizable down payment to have acceptable payments WELL within my budget
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      02-09-2013, 10:21 PM   #300
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      02-09-2013, 10:40 PM   #301
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2 months after i graduated i got a job at a Security company. And since i dont live in U.S it's not a job that pays 7$ / h so i saved for about a year and bought myself a 325i.
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      02-09-2013, 10:50 PM   #302
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      02-10-2013, 03:46 AM   #303
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      02-10-2013, 10:05 AM   #304
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      02-10-2013, 10:17 AM   #305
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      02-10-2013, 10:27 AM   #306
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      02-10-2013, 10:37 AM   #307
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Saved/Shopped for 20 months before i pulled the trigger.. Purchased the car for 37,229 and financed 20,131 of it..

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      02-10-2013, 04:33 PM   #308
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