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Forgot to add where the cost came from.
I was playing hockey one day and a puck did a great job breaking 2 of my teeth and then i fell causing my other tooth to crack. Clearly I was in a lot of pain :). I went down to NYC and my dentist figured that 2 of the teeth can't be saved by the third one had 50/50 chance (covered by insurance). So I lost 2 teeth (that was covered by insurance). What increased the cost so much was the cost of implants that I decided to get because I'm only 22 and I looked really funny without teeth and its hard to chew food with one side of your mouth =X. (well that was $2700/tooth - 500 that insurance covered otherwise I'd just do it in Binghamton for $2500). Now that x3 = $6600. I also managed to get an infection before I went down to NYC and insurance decided not to pay for that (but I'm arguing my case on that one so this is still pending). Overall I got about 8k worth of dental work and I only make about 13k on stipend and made about 20k trading. So that's 33k in income, 8k in bills =/. + cost of transportation adds another 1k.

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