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Subject:  Re: Not everyone gets a tax rebate Date:  6/13/2001  12:03 PM
Author:  oceanbeach Number:  153472 of 910563

Personally, I plan to use my rebate in a way I consider wise (or Foolish), and that is paying off debt and thus saving myself a few dollars of interest.



Yeah, me too. Won't that just blow a huge hole in their "save-the-economy-by-giving-people-money-to-spend" plan. Especially if a large number of people do likewise.


I don't think that matters. Any money saved is available for investment which is great for the economy. Debt retired also makes the money available for further investment.
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