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Old 03-22-2006, 09:57 AM
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Inherited a fortune. Now what?


We all know those Nigerian scam emails. Well, lets just say one of them is not a scam, and you receive it, and you do inherit a fortune from a person that has no relatives and has randomly picked you

In what direction would your life go from that point?

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Old 03-22-2006, 10:13 AM
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Old 03-22-2006, 10:14 AM
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- Pay my debts.
- Buy a 'certified' second hand car to replace the one I have now.
- Buy a 'reasonable' home at a decent price.
- Invest the rest.

... then life goes on as normal - minus taxes.

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Old 03-22-2006, 10:16 AM
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hmmm, where would my life go? The next thing I would do is probably wake up and brush my teeth.

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Old 03-22-2006, 10:16 AM
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By investment property and become the best landlord ever.

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Old 03-22-2006, 10:19 AM
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How much is a "fortune"?

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Old 03-22-2006, 10:21 AM
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By investment property and become the best landlord ever.

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I hate to burst your dreams but you are going to have to settle for being the second best

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Old 03-22-2006, 10:24 AM
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the best landlord is no landlord

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Old 03-22-2006, 10:24 AM
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I hate to burst your dreams but you are going to have to settle for being the second best
Second best is perfect because there's still that goal to reach for...and less stress because people can't say "Hrmm...THIS is the best?!?".

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Old 03-22-2006, 10:27 AM
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the best landlord is no landlord
Amen to that!

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Old 03-22-2006, 10:36 AM
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the best landlord is no landlord
haha i agree as well

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Old 03-22-2006, 10:44 AM
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Seriously though, I already have plans for funds of that size as is. "Inheriting" it would simply mean I get to bypass meeting with venture capitalists.

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Old 03-22-2006, 11:43 AM
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How much is a "fortune"?
Couple of dozen billions

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Old 03-22-2006, 11:50 AM
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By investment property and become the best landlord ever.

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Where would the property be?

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Old 03-22-2006, 11:52 AM
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Where would the property be?

Within 10 miles of my house. The White Lake area in Michigan.

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