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09-23-2012, 12:47 PM
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Originally Posted by Ogopogo View Post
I am guessing you don't have a wife or kids or own a house.

Those three things = financial devastation.
or his wife works full time. Wont go into my details, but I had a job that paid in that range for a few years and 65k out you in a higher tax brackets and when factor in kids and a wife I find it hard to believe a person could save that in 5 years unless

1) Wife works and he is factoring the money she contributes
2) Lives at home or house bought by parents
3) Has no kids
4) Does not have a girlfriend or any friends and never goes out

if you are on 65k a year you are either paying a mortgage or rent that put a dent into your account

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