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Subject:  Re: Asset Allocation Date:  4/6/2006  10:17 PM
Author:  Matt1344 Number:  50961 of 78166

"Do we pay it off? Or keep it?"

HI AM,

Well, for me it was a no brainer... bought in Dec '82 and paid it off by Aug '92... Lived a "bit" below my means before it was the thing to do. I lived like too many folks up until then, pay check to paycheck... When I sent in the final payment it was like a weight lifted off my back. Now that's just the way it worked for me and I haven't had one moments regret ;-) I didn't need to upgrade my standard of