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Posted 12 February 2013 - 09:20 PM

Hope he had a good time:

http://profootballta...a-300000-party/

Young, the quarterback who’s currently out of the NFL but was the third overall pick of the Titans in the 2006 NFL draft, is currently embroiled in a lawsuit with his former financial adviser. And that adviser testified that Young once took out a loan because he didn’t have enough money to throw himself the kind of birthday party he wanted.

Edited by San Jose Bills Fan, 13 February 2013 - 11:08 PM.


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Posted 12 February 2013 - 09:34 PM

Well I took two possible things away from this article...one, the advisor may be lying and trying to justify mismanaging or stealing his money (very possible) or two, Young was a complete idiot because at that time he didn't have much of a career, so why take out a loan for $300k if you did not know if you were gonna make much money moving forward (also very possible).  

Hard to say either way, but outside of the $300k, where is the rest of his money?  So I would say it probably leans more to he just was really stupid in how he spent his money.

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 09:40 PM

Only 300K??  That barely buys him a Rolls Royce Phantom.

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 10:10 PM

I can barely find a cake for under $295K.

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 10:15 PM

My invite must have gotten lost in the mail :cry:

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 10:23 PM

You can't fix stupid.

#7 Marshawn's 20 bucks

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 10:49 PM

Didn't spend like 30k a week at the Cheesecake factory?


Edit

Sorry it was 5k a week

http://content.usato.../1#.URsNiKE-u9s

Edited by Marshawn's 20 bucks, 12 February 2013 - 10:51 PM.


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Posted 12 February 2013 - 10:58 PM

Pacman jones spent one million on a long weekend.

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 11:26 PM

Seriously, the stupidity of these people just make me angry.  Give me one million cash and I could retire forever with a monthly income of $15k+ without every spending one dime of the million, in fact, the million would grow and my income would grow every year.  Yet these idiots get many times that and are broke in a year or two of their career ending.  Pathetic.

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 11:49 PM

Young seemed to always have a good head on his shoulders.  This is so out of character I've got to call BS.

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 11:56 PM

View PostTriple Threat, on 12 February 2013 - 11:49 PM, said:

Young seemed to always have a good head on his shoulders.  This is so out of character I've got to call BS.
Yeah, that's it. :rolleyes:

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 12:11 AM

These guys have self esteem issues so they'll "pick up the tab" for everyone

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 01:55 AM

I bought a $200 "grill" once....from Home Depot.

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 02:27 AM

View PostSisyphean Bills, on 12 February 2013 - 11:56 PM, said:


Was the sarcasm not obvious enough?

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 08:08 AM

View PostAlphadawg7, on 12 February 2013 - 11:26 PM, said:

Seriously, the stupidity of these people just make me angry.  Give me one million cash and I could retire forever with a monthly income of $15k+ without every spending one dime of the million, in fact, the million would grow and my income would grow every year.  Yet these idiots get many times that and are broke in a year or two of their career ending.  Pathetic.

I must meet your financial adviser.

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 08:28 AM

View PostAlphadawg7, on 12 February 2013 - 09:34 PM, said:

Well I took two possible things away from this article...one, the advisor may be lying and trying to justify mismanaging or stealing his money (very possible) or two, Young was a complete idiot because at that time he didn't have much of a career, so why take out a loan for $300k if you did not know if you were gonna make much money moving forward (also very possible).  

Hard to say either way, but outside of the $300k, where is the rest of his money?  So I would say it probably leans more to he just was really stupid in how he spent his money.


Definitely #2

That man has an abundance of stupid in him.

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 08:35 AM

View PostAlphadawg7, on 12 February 2013 - 11:26 PM, said:

Seriously, the stupidity of these people just make me angry.  Give me one million cash and I could retire forever with a monthly income of $15k+ without every spending one dime of the million, in fact, the million would grow and my income would grow every year.  Yet these idiots get many times that and are broke in a year or two of their career ending.  Pathetic.


You don't really believe what you posted. OR can you hook me up with your bank and those mighty kind interest rates.

Edited by shibuya, 13 February 2013 - 08:37 AM.


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Posted 13 February 2013 - 08:41 AM

View PostAlphadawg7, on 12 February 2013 - 11:26 PM, said:

Seriously, the stupidity of these people just make me angry.  Give me one million cash and I could retire forever with a monthly income of $15k+ without every spending one dime of the million, in fact, the million would grow and my income would grow every year.  Yet these idiots get many times that and are broke in a year or two of their career ending.  Pathetic.

Hey $$$dog, That is an 18% return. Could you loan me your financial advisor? Maybe you can get that return and more if you are in the banking business: Loan Sharking!!!!

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 08:54 AM

haha! He must be getting advice from Tyrone Biggums:

"Come one, come all, to Tyrone's 450K crack party"

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 09:31 AM

I paid 180 bucks for a party at chucke cheese....it was nuts!!!