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Hi folks,

I've been following this thread on whether to carry a mortgage with interest and a degree of mirth.

The fact is that there are pros and cons to a mortgage. It is not a simple case of black and white.

Whenever I see posts saying that mortgages should be paid off as quickly as possible, however, I just remember than Buffett took out a mortgage when he bought a house in California a few years ago.

Just a thought,

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