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Chris -- 2018-04-11

#1 2005-11-14 00:43:26

From: Winchester Massachusetts
Registered: 2005-10-25
Posts: 674

'promisery note' for 'promissory note'

Also ‘pro-misery.’ Perhaps a semi-conscious commentary on the experience of being in debt. About 4,000 ghits, e.g.,

Remember the saying yesterday is a canceled check, tomorrow is a promisery note.

I just read the info from my college that I need to sign some sort
of Promisery note for the federal perkins loan. … 66120.html

Bank notes or currency are nothing but a title or promisery notes. … f_cap.html

In contrast, societies like the Amish to this day performed many jobs without
the promisery note.

It took 6 weeks to get my loan check because they claimed the Loan Company never
recieved my Promisery Note.

They are 500.00 behind and they still owe 2100.00 I have a promisery note
that they signed and also I have a lien on the car. … 605-1.html

I suggest you go without credit cards, debit cards, any ID, cheque book, promisery notes etc etc etc and only enough cash for food and booze. … eadid=5085



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