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# 213939 19-Apr-2017 22:19
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An £800 television, after about two years of saving


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  # 1767625 19-Apr-2017 22:29
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Around 2001 or 2002 I bought a Samsung Syncmaster 240T ... a 24 inch 1920x1200 LCD monitor for NZ$15000. It died late last year (in a way I couldn't repair) and I picked up a replacement with 4x the pixels, 50% more inches, for about 5% of the price :-)


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  # 1767632 19-Apr-2017 22:52
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A house.





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  # 1767642 19-Apr-2017 23:28
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A house, car, 3 month OE would be top 3.


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  # 1767656 20-Apr-2017 04:13
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A paddock

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  # 1767658 20-Apr-2017 05:00
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A house followed by an education.


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  # 1767670 20-Apr-2017 07:27
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My wife and kids




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  # 1767672 20-Apr-2017 07:33
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Cars, Could have had a house deposit by now. But wheres the fun in that :P


 
 
 
 


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  # 1767673 20-Apr-2017 07:33
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definitely a house, mind you i dont own it yet . 





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  # 1767679 20-Apr-2017 08:08
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House, then car (s), then probably holidays.

 

 

 

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You bought them?


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  # 1767680 20-Apr-2017 08:10
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House, kids Uni, cars.




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  # 1767687 20-Apr-2017 08:26
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House.

 

Cars.

 

Most expensive techie thing was a Philips 30" LCD TV back in about 2004. Was about $6k if I recall. It still goes though (I gave it away about 4 years ago), and had the best on board sound of any TV I've ever owned.


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  # 1767689 20-Apr-2017 08:34
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Some magic beans. But I was told the payoff would be sky high.


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  # 1767696 20-Apr-2017 08:46
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Car for me ($28,000)


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  # 1767701 20-Apr-2017 08:56
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Combined, My Aliexpress addiction (Save me!)





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  # 1767723 20-Apr-2017 09:17
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Life. 

 

No I'm not being depressive, its just an ongoing cost :D

 

 





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