8/23/17

Hi Monkeys,

I know some of you guys probably went the "models and bottles approach" with your SA gig, but my only bottles were Pepsi and now I have a decent amount saved from the summer.....what do I do with it - how should I invest it to help my future? (~$11k)

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8/23/17

Casino - all on black.

'I'm jacked... JACKED TO THE TITS!!'

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8/23/17

Seriously though, most people save/invest it to help with the move. Keep it for expenses throughout the semester, etc.

'I'm jacked... JACKED TO THE TITS!!'

8/23/17

This ^- great advice

Clearly you're sensible with your money to have saved so much OP, so assuming you got a return offer/FT offer, save at least half to help with rent, moving expenses, etc..

I'm taking a few thousand and traveling with it before next summer/using the rest for petty cash during the school year so I don't have to work and can enjoy senior year fully.

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8/23/17

honestly throw 1-3k in crypto currency.

26 Broadway
where's your sense of humor?

8/24/17

Yes, if you like to burn money sure

8/25/17

Sure, if you don't do your research, you'll lose your money -- but that's the case with most asset classes. Please don't discourage someone from getting in on the ground floor of something that will disrupt a tremendous amount of industries and processes.

OP: throw in a few thousand into Ethereum and some ICO tokens (but only if you have conviction in the ICO's premise/offering since they are at the end of the day ... simply a group of 5-10 people with a 20-30 page white paper).

8/24/17

Hopefully you earned enough to not have to work for your entire senior year in which case - enjoy

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8/24/17

Use it to start a biz -- toss some in crypto

8/24/17
8/24/17

Haha now that you mention it, the amount is suspicious. Apparently washing dishes + "other stuff" is a SA gig then, eh?

8/24/17

^this guy gets it. Hopefully his trial and error approach to framing questions on this site eventually pays off.

8/24/17

awe man, I didn't even realize it could be him!

26 Broadway
where's your sense of humor?

8/24/17
Cov:

Haha now that you mention it, the amount is suspicious. Apparently washing dishes + "other stuff" is a SA gig then, eh?

https://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/stealthcoin/

8/25/17

Are you saying that's where you put your money? Hope it works out for you.

8/25/17
Cov:

Are you saying that's where you put your money? Hope it works out for you.

That's where I put my money and made great gains, you know that green candle that went way up? Oh yeah that one made me some money.

8/24/17
8/24/17

Spend it going out, buying your friends drinks and a great spring break. Fly some girl you met to visit you for a weekend. Use this money as your last horrah.

Save $1,500 or something to put down for your security deposit when you move to the city, but otherwise plan to have spent the entire amount.

8/24/17

If you're 21 - plan a Vegas NYE party for 1,500 with some friends.

26 Broadway
where's your sense of humor?

8/25/17

You've never been to Vegas, have you...

$1500 is one, two bottles TOPS.

8/25/17

why would you try to get a bottle on nye in Vegas, you're paying huge mark up and no server is gonna waste their time on 4 college dudes sucking on a bottle. Get hammered on the strip and find some specials at the clubs.

26 Broadway
where's your sense of humor?

8/25/17

$1500 will still go faster on NYE in Vegas than nearly any other place on Earth. I say get you and your friends hammered in your college town for $200 and find some specials in the freshman dorms.

8/25/17

24 oz Tall Boys were like $6 at the convenience store on the strip and you can buy and mix your own liquor there too (rum and coke). Walk and get hammered on the way to a casino, pound your drinks on the casino floor and head up to the club level and later score a free limo to see some single mothers.

26 Broadway
where's your sense of humor?

8/24/17

Spend half of it on a multi week vacation and save / invest the other half.

8/25/17

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