Z71bill's Recent Activity

  1. Z71bill replied to the thread Mortgage question for you all.

    It doesn't have to be all or nothing - You can use $10K of the $25K to reduce the mortgage - or $15K or whatever amount you like - but...

    Aug 7, 2020 at 10:37 AM
  2. Z71bill liked light-switch's post in the thread MRT: Minor Rant Thread (what's yours?).

    It's a rental: give them a break... Sent from my Pixel 2 using Tapatalk

    Aug 7, 2020 at 9:24 AM
  3. Z71bill replied to the thread MRT: Minor Rant Thread (what's yours?).

    Being behind someone at a red light - They have their window rolled down 5 inches - hand with cigarette hanging out - Like they...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 6:42 PM
  4. Z71bill replied to the thread NBA & MLB Ratings Tank.

    Wife was a baseball fan - all 3 of her older brothers played and she started watching them and developed a love for the game when she...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 6:33 PM
  5. Z71bill liked Guss's post in the thread What’s the deal with Interstate batteries?.

    Lithium can't take the heat under the hood.

    Aug 6, 2020 at 5:10 PM
  6. Z71bill liked DannyB's post in the thread Tried to buy a couple eight foot pressure treated 2x4's - Home Depot and Lowe's both out of stock..

    I'm told that building hasn't slowed down as I would have expected. OSB (Waferboard) is about double from a year ago. Long lumber is...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 4:18 PM
  7. Z71bill liked benben's post in the thread Tried to buy a couple eight foot pressure treated 2x4's - Home Depot and Lowe's both out of stock..

    Yep, last night HD and Lowe's both were out of treated 16' 5/4 deck boards, I need five more to finish my deck! :mad:

    Aug 6, 2020 at 4:16 PM
  8. Z71bill replied to the thread Tried to buy a couple eight foot pressure treated 2x4's - Home Depot and Lowe's both out of stock..

    Even worse than this - In the new America 2+2 is not always 4 - sometimes it can be 3 or 5 - but this depends on culture. Math is a...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 3:56 PM
  9. Z71bill liked CanyonMan's post in the thread Tried to buy a couple eight foot pressure treated 2x4's - Home Depot and Lowe's both out of stock..

    I went in the other day to buy lumber for a custom cabinet my wife wants me to build in the bathroom. The lumber was plentiful, but...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 12:05 PM
  10. Z71bill replied to the thread Tried to buy a couple eight foot pressure treated 2x4's - Home Depot and Lowe's both out of stock..

    Well I am pretty conservative - But on most economic issues (I am excluding guns and abortion type stuff) there is little difference...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 12:04 PM
  11. Z71bill replied to the thread Tried to buy a couple eight foot pressure treated 2x4's - Home Depot and Lowe's both out of stock..

    Ben almost looks like an honest man compared to Powell.

    Aug 6, 2020 at 11:44 AM
  12. Z71bill liked .264 magnum's post in the thread Tried to buy a couple eight foot pressure treated 2x4's - Home Depot and Lowe's both out of stock..

    Maybe I'll be able to talk Bernanke out of retirement and have him launch lumber towards your place from his helicopter.

    Aug 6, 2020 at 11:25 AM
  13. Z71bill replied to the thread Tried to buy a couple eight foot pressure treated 2x4's - Home Depot and Lowe's both out of stock..

    I still need two 2x4 8' pressure treated boards - :okie: Just don't throw any economics text books - nobody needs them anymore - the...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 11:10 AM
  14. Z71bill liked .264 magnum's post in the thread Tried to buy a couple eight foot pressure treated 2x4's - Home Depot and Lowe's both out of stock..

    I'm trying to find something heavy to throw at you. I'll be back.

    Aug 6, 2020 at 11:03 AM
  15. Z71bill liked Rizzo's post in the thread Who lives by the "Dave Ramsey" way of living?.

    You say that like it’s some unobtainable unicorn. Ours was paid off after 8 years. Once I understood how amortization works and how it’s...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 11:02 AM