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Old 05-27-2011, 09:39 PM   #21
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Re: Got This Email About Negotiating My Payment Terms

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Im diggen your approach but this customer email is from a woman so there is no wife to lay down with unless shes one o them lesbeaners or biswing thingers.

I got the project on my terms after I gently brought her into our reality. I used my standard "its a fair question but eff no" speeches

Man you missed an opportunity - let me close the deal and you would have made an additional 20% and got to sleep with the husband.... never mind - you done good
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Old 05-29-2011, 09:23 PM   #22
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Uhhh, i give you gas money up front, a couple bucks cash halfway for lunch's and when your done i will think about the quality of work to see if i want to pay you or not. Oh, and i want a discount on yer labor rate, i want to pay for materials with my credit card and when yer done i want a copy of insurance and a warranty.
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Old 05-30-2011, 11:05 AM   #23
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I would ask for 60% to start 60% half way and refund 20% at the end of the job
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Old 05-30-2011, 01:27 PM   #24
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I agree, non-negotiable.
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Old 05-30-2011, 07:28 PM   #25
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It is a free market. If you don't like the customer's payment terms walk away. If they don't like your terms they can walk away. It is a beautiful thing.
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Old 05-31-2011, 08:07 AM   #26
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Might have to add another 20% on there for servicing the wife in certain scenerios


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