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Poll: Inheritance (30 member(s) have cast votes)

How much was it?

  1. 1.00 to 10k (6 votes [20.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 20.00%

  2. 10.1K to 25K (4 votes [13.33%])

    Percentage of vote: 13.33%

  3. 25.1K to 100K (1 votes [3.33%])

    Percentage of vote: 3.33%

  4. 100.1K to 1M (4 votes [13.33%])

    Percentage of vote: 13.33%

  5. Greater than 1M (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  6. Never :sadbanana: (15 votes [50.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 50.00%

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#1 KSB2424

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 01:24 PM

:dunno:


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#2 edjr

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 01:26 PM

started from the bottom now we here!


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#3 BufordT

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 01:31 PM

never and probably never will...g0ddam poor relatives. 

 

I'll suspect my kids'll get one someday, though.



#4 Cruzer

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 01:37 PM

Sheeeeeet, no way Jose - not in my family.. My parents were the first to have any kind of comfortable money at all, and even they aren't that well off. I might get 10k if/when the time comes from my parents - but they are leaving me their house so I guess I could count that.. My sister is really, really well off - she will be the first to leave a sizable inheritance to my niece.



#5 parrot

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 01:38 PM

Got about $40k from my Mom's estate and $10k from my wife's Dad's I think.  


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#6 bandrus1

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 01:38 PM

I got my grandfather's dog tags

#7 Bert

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 01:41 PM

I recieved 10K from my grandfather's estate.
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#8 fandandy

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 01:43 PM

I got 5 grand when my grandma died.  I know she wanted to change her will to give more money to the grand kids but I think my dad talked her out of it.  



#9 Djgb13

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 01:47 PM

No specific money just things that provide me income. So...like $35K a year until I decide to sell as well as my grandpas ring

#10 edjr

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 01:48 PM

I got my grandfather's dog tags

 

awww. what breed?


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#11 iam90sbaby

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 01:49 PM

I got 25k when I turned 18. All the men in my family do. Thanks ancestors.  :cheers:



#12 Patriotsfatboy1

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 01:54 PM

A little from my grandparents and some from the MIL. My parents are still alive, but I am not expecting anything on that.  I told them to spend it all. I am still planning on working. 


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#13 bandrus1

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 02:00 PM

 
awww. what breed?

Army.. was stationed in japan during Korean war.. literally all I got... it's amazing how fast things get passed out when somebody passes

#14 tanatastic

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 02:06 PM

My dream in life is to get money for doing nothing, so having poor parents sucks.

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#15 frank

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 02:16 PM

My dream in life is to get money for doing nothing,


That's the way you do it.

Another Dumb fvcking post by frank. :wave:

 

 

 

 

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#16 SUXBNME

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 02:22 PM

Chicks for free.


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#17 jerryskids

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 02:30 PM

I estimated between 10 and 25K when my mom passed. But then I remembered she had given my brother and I her house which we had sold for about 100K.

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#18 Mike Honcho

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 02:42 PM

I got my Mom's eyes.  


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#19 kutulu

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 02:47 PM

They won't die :mad:

















Just kidding... I'll receive some money and part of the vacation house/land on the cape (which looks like will have to be sold in the next few years ) but no rush
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#20 cyclone24

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 02:53 PM

Yes. When dad passed a few years ago.

Its an obnoxious amount.
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#21 vuduchile

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 03:01 PM

Both parents are still alive but I don't expect to get anything.

My dad is well off since inheriting a third of my Grandpa's estate. But I expect he'll go first and everything will go to his wife.

I received about $50K from my Grandpa's estate.

#22 edjr

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 03:12 PM

I got my Mom's eyes.  

 

I got some in her eyes


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#23 drobeski

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 03:57 PM

Yes. When dad passed a few years ago.

Its an obnoxious amount.

evidently contagious too.

#24 bandrus1

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 09:31 PM

 
I got some in her eyes


Yeahhhhhh boyyyyyyyy

#25 Cdub100

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 09:46 PM

Does emotional damage count?



#26 MTSkiBum

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 09:53 PM

None, hopefully both my wifes and my parents live many more years. My dad's dad is still alive at 88 and my mom's mom is still alive at 85.


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#27 BunnysBastatrds

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 09:59 PM

Was at the bar for happy hour talking to my peeps today. This subject came up. One of the guys in there told the story about his uncle who owned Smoothie Kings and sold it to some Japs for 120 million. He had one son and left him a trust fund worth 40 grand a month. The son blows through it all every month. Degenerative gambler and complete pos. When the son passes away, the remaining money is going to Audubon Instiute. There was a clause in his trust that stated that if he had half the Of the money given to him after a certain amount of years, he'd receive the full inheritance. Fawking ahole didn't come close.

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#28 Cloaca du jour

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 10:04 PM

Had about 90 grand from my parents estate. Put about half away and used half to remodel kitchen and bathroomand a fee other things. My mother would have wanted that she loved a nice kitchen and having family meals.

#29 Voltaire

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Posted 17 February 2017 - 02:21 AM

I'm just glad debt isn't inherited. My dad is too poor to afford a bankruptcy lawyer and anyone dumb enough to lend him money is getting what they deserve.


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