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Member Since 12/12/2017
Last Seen 20/07/2019
Location Toowoomba, QLD

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I worked for a large private company with 1000+ employees. The only reference was like you said, length of employment. The CEO was the...
20/07/2019 - 19:24
Bond Uni. Its a private university. Have $500K handy for your fees, add $30K per annum living expenses....
20/07/2019 - 18:59
I don't think these tests were around when I had similar symptoms 20 years ago.
08/07/2019 - 23:14
I had something similar 20 years ago. Started with food poisoning. Green faeces (bile), felt pain from the moment I woke up, felt like my...
08/07/2019 - 23:07
VLCDs have been around for 30+ years. Some people died from them at the start, because they used gelatin as the protein source and they...
08/07/2019 - 21:52
I read that Smiggle is the most successful Australian-owned retailer! 300 stores worldwide. I would invest with Solomon Lew any day.
27/06/2019 - 14:16
You can go to Kmart can get matching plates & cups in contemporary designs for $1. And you can buy more next time you visit. Reject stores...
19/06/2019 - 11:19
Kmart, IKEA, and ALDI Special Buys judge markets very well. Whenever I go to ALDI there are always 10 doodads I want to buy that I didn't...
19/06/2019 - 11:04
Michael Hill has a "formula" of physically small stores and small merchandise, no "big" items like clocks, and home brands made in China....
16/06/2019 - 10:23
H&M, Zara, Uniqlo - pick any one to close in the next 2 years.
16/06/2019 - 10:21
JB is profitable & safe.
16/06/2019 - 10:20
I think Target is a marginal business for Wesfarmers. Kmart is doing much better, they got a new CEO a few years ago who is buying the...
16/06/2019 - 10:19
Close to it. - You can look at high yeilding stocks. - ASX Convertible notes & hybrids....
26/04/2019 - 20:07
I think I will go for a Makita MT series small router and get a big one off gumtree. There are some Ryobi & Triton ones there. Thanks for...
26/04/2019 - 19:34
I've been looking for routers for a while and I would like some help to "confirm" what I think I need. Maybe I'm overthinking things. - I...
22/04/2019 - 12:51
The cooktop is the same size as all other modern ones. You can intall it yourself: Switch off electricity; use a knife to remove the...
22/04/2019 - 12:24
You method of resignation is not relevant. All Centrelink wants to know is your fortnightly incoome. Apply for Newstart. You can still be...
11/04/2019 - 22:13
In the old days you had a drill and sander. Now you need a full woodworking workshop because you always planned to make your own furniture...
29/03/2019 - 13:36
Not to be confused with a jointer. Sometimes you get wood that is warped or uneven or not...
27/03/2019 - 08:54
Its in my library My main rule is if it takes < 2 minutes, do it now.
20/02/2019 - 12:50
Makita Cordless Reciprocating Saw 18V LXT DJR182 (Bare Tool, US Model) - $131.95 Delivered @ Plastering Supplies eBay
Bear with me as this is the first time posting a deal. I was looking for reciprocating saws and came across this Makita one on ebay. This...
21/01/2019 - 14:47
I have the Hitachi one, its a cast base plate and feels like a "professional" grade product.
11/12/2018 - 11:20
Most non-PPOR wealth in Australia is superannuation.
10/12/2018 - 22:28
As Warren Buffet says, you can get [Mr Market]( to value your property and get a different price...
07/12/2018 - 13:29
So you are highly geared in a sinking market. Just keep hoping that a bank does not call in a loan. Why did you not buy a portfolio of...
07/12/2018 - 09:30
You need a spare tyre that you keep pumped up, and a tyre wrench/breaker bar. I use the 1800KG Pro-Lift jack from Repco, often on sale,...
13/11/2018 - 14:44
Youtube is now my choice for this. There are numerous tradesmen vlogs I look at:
25/08/2018 - 22:21
I have the following one. First thing I think about with tools is how they will be stored....
23/08/2018 - 21:30
Yes that looks like a good deal.
17/08/2018 - 09:22
That kit came down to $199 when ALDI had a sale on!
16/08/2018 - 12:28