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Old 02-13-2013, 08:05 PM
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Originally Posted by PeterC4 View Post
Well, I don't quite see it that way. I think it's bad advice because it is not complete and can literally be wrong in some cases. Sometimes, leasing is a good idea. When you can lease a depreciating asset for less than the depreciation you win, hands down. And when you can put the money to work or pay-off more critical debt (mortgage), I think you are better off. Anyway, I would love to debate it with the guy.
Typical Dave listener: "Depreciating huh?"

I think you are right about your assessment of leasing vs. buying. I just don't think the typical Dave listener (that is, the typical American) would understand it enough to make the right decision.
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