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Nov 11, 4:25pm - #59715 
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Ok..just a quick question, not for me but in general. Im in Mo, so its a little diff. 815.00 every two weeks 23 yr. old. Is that good money? If so, how would you spend it mod wise???


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Nov 11, 4:38pm - #59716 
Sounds pretty decent. Just decide if you want to save more money each month for larger mods like exterior work or an interior system or spend a bit each month for smaller stuff.

In Canada I'm getting 800-1000 every two weeks (I'm 22) A lot of that gets saved but every month I spend like 200 or something on decent smaller mods but am saving for rims, exhaust and stuff like that to get next spring. Yah, it's a lot of money but less than I'd be spending if I smoked ($10.50 a pack here eek) or if I had some chronic crack problem. At least the money's going to a good place thumbsup

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Nov 11, 4:48pm - #59717 
i get 175.00 every to weeks but 100% of that goes to my car. nice not to have bills rolleyes


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Nov 11, 4:50pm - #59718 
during the school year i make about... 450 every two weeks after taxes (i work about 20/week). but i`ve got a lot of bills... so at the end of the month i only have about 3 or 4 hundred to play with...

over the summer i make about 950 - 1000 every two weeks... (i`m 21)

and girls are expensive...

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Nov 11, 4:52pm - #59719 
i make nothing during the year unless i go to work a day and get 75 each day...
so like 375 a week - 5 days a week working


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Nov 11, 10:27pm - #59720 
I usually make about $600 biweekly butm ost of that has to go to bills and college...not much money left for any mods. wtf

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Nov 11, 10:30pm - #59721 
I make enough to pay my bills.

Not a penny extra. Damn car insurance. angry


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Nov 11, 11:20pm - #59722 
Thats funny diablo...Im an underwriter. I write business in 48 different states..DONT HATE ME THOUGH.


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Nov 12, 12:30am - #59723 
right now I make 750 a week and im not happy. Time to finish schoool and get a good good job.


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Nov 12, 1:30am - #59724 
mann cry...you guys i get $2500 thumbsup a month so more like $1250 before taxes but 50% goes to bills thumbsdown,46% goes to the woman grinand well 4% is shared between me and my celi rolleyes what can you do wave wave

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Nov 12, 6:05am - #59725 
I bring home $1000 a week but I got a wife a kid to spend it for me...

Just incase you ask I am a Quality ENgineering Supervisor for an automotive manufacturing company...

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Nov 12, 6:31am - #59726 
Originally Posted by saspence22
Thats funny diablo...Im an underwriter. I write business in 48 different states..DONT HATE ME THOUGH.


I don't hate you. Insurance company employees have one big problem...

When they finish thier lifes work, and they retire, they'll have NOTHING to show for it.

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Nov 12, 7:20pm - #59727 
Money sure does help, but when you have a lot of bills and a morgage payment, it goes really fast. I am in the Navy and I bring home about 3k a month. NOT a BALLER by any means, but it sure is nice to drive a celica.

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Nov 13, 9:31am - #59728 
arkansas 34800 a year
Just steal all your mods...

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Nov 13, 9:36am - #59729 
im 17 and i havnt have a job yet...
hope i can find one b4 the end of january~


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Nov 13, 10:27am - #59730 
I got around $1700 a month after taxes. $600 on bill thumbsup, $280 on car thumbsup, $820 on mods, girls, and college. I'm 20 thumbsup


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Nov 13, 12:03pm - #59731 
I'm a network engineer and I make about 3200/mo gross. I'm 20, but about 75% of that goes to my bills, car payments, insurance, food, etc. Not quite sure where the other 25% goes, because I'm always broke. frown But I'm not doing any major mods to the car until its paid off. Some of the things I'm thinking about are: TRD/Vizage Kit, Rims/Tires, Exhaust, Lambo Doors, and DAS turbo kit. Any small mods recommended?

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Nov 13, 12:45pm - #59732 
Hehe, In canada, I'm getting $1760 clear every two weeks. Gotta love the trades. Working monday to thursday 7am - 5:30pm. 10 hour days. But I'm an old fart. 33.

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Nov 13, 10:00pm - #59733 
$0 a week. grin

(still in high school, so no bills yet)




$1800 a month during the summer though, for a 2 month temp job. thumbsup

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Nov 13, 10:07pm - #59734 
Originally Posted by saspence22
Ok..just a quick question, not for me but in general. Im in Mo, so its a little diff. 815.00 every two weeks 23 yr. old. Is that good money? If so, how would you spend it mod wise???
I'm in St. Louis and I make right around there, if not a little more. I'm 20 and a full time student also. That's okay money, but not too good if that's as high as you are shooting for.


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