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Sun Apr 26

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ToddTruby replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 8:17 AM

Re: Seawall problems?

Echo what the other post said about speaking to an attorney. However, I would read the contract very carefully first as most of your questions will probably be answered...the attorney will also want to read the contract but you will pay him to do so. [more]

Wed Apr 15

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ToddTruby replied to the Buying or Selling a Home board. 8:27 PM

Re: Home sale - worth double move or wait and se

He may have had other considerations, and now he has to continue his house search in hopes of finding a house he likes that can close May 22 and only May 22, which will probably limit him quite a bit.

The probability of closing on May [more]

Mon Mar 30

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ToddTruby replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 7:03 PM

Re: Cost of Brake Job

The lifetime warranties are typically for the pads only, not labor and not any other brake parts.

They still make a healthy profit on the 'warranty' jobs.

I still don't think the Toyota dealer is being dishonest. They just want to [more]

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ToddTruby replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 4:47 PM

Re: Cost of Brake Job

I asked Toyota service to email me a quote and - surprisingly (at least to me) - they won't do so and instead say they'll only be able to help me if I call. The reluctance to put something in writing bothers me.

I doubt if it is [more]

Sun Mar 29

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ToddTruby replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 7:34 AM

Re: Cost of Brake Job

Just for kicks, I went to the local Toyota site and they say $240/axle (with a caveat that it's higher for some models). I emailed asking for a quote, but I can't help but think they'll be less than NTB!

In my experience you will [more]

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ToddTruby replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 7:27 AM

Re: Cost of Brake Job

Your NTB quote is a bit higher than I would think is fair. Ceramic pads and labor including resurface rotors should be around $150-180. Rotors at $110 each are high. Somewhere around half that for aftermarket components is what I would think [more]

Fri Mar 6

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ToddTruby replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 10:45 AM

Re: Paying Your Mortgage, Car Payment, Rent With

It seems you are making the assumption that the reason the tenant wants to pay by CC is lack of funds. Which, IMHO, might not be a valid assumption.

I know many folks that want to pay everything by CC and from this thread I'm not the
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ToddTruby replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 7:16 AM

Re: Paying Your Mortgage, Car Payment, Rent With CC?

The way to indirectly pay your mortgage with a credit card is by using a prepaid Target REDCard.

I don't understand how a REDCard is different from a credit card from the merchant/lender's point of view? If they don't accept credit [more]

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