How would you invest 10K?

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  1. Sternac

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    looking for suggestions
     
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    Shivvy Well-Known Member

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    theres an Oreck store in Myrtle Beach that just shut down
     
  3. Sternac

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    I lurk enough to know that I would never invest in Schmoopy's store.
     
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    MONK The fuck? Staff Member Chimp In Charge

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    So what would you do with the remaining $9,900 then?
     
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    Add it to your other investments. If that's all you have to invest, play it safe. CD or something else with no risk.

    Or you could just go to Vegas and put it all on black. :dontknow:
     
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    and who the hell still has a store just for vacuums?
     
  7. Sternac

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    don't have any good feel about stocks right now. just buying back losers. cd's are too low, no?
     
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    MONK The fuck? Staff Member Chimp In Charge

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    Apparently no one in Myrtle Beach.
     
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    :snicker:
     
  11. Sternac

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    love that quote. yeah, if it was the late 60's/early 70's...
     
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    Really low. But is it 10k you really don't need to worry about? If you want to put some at risk, I would still at least put half of it in something with a guaranteed return.
     
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    I would invest it in Las Vegas
     
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    5 or 6 grand in an IRA would be your best start.
     
  15. Shivvy

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    :lol:
     
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    I don't mind the risk. I said 10K because I can lose it without worry. I like the gamble.
     
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    Depends on if you want short or long term investing but I will give you the best advice ever on investing.......don't take anyone's advice from a message board. Read. Study. Make your own choice because 10 people will give you ten different pieces of advice and in this market they are probably all wrong.
     
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    You could always buy SFN and spend the remaining $9,500 on blow and hookers.
     
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    Big bag of drugs.
     
  20. Sternac

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    i have done that before. makes me think if that's what i will do...