Feb 11, 2010, 07:04 AM
I was thinking maybe it would be a good Idea for us to do a layaway plan for people that want detectors and can't afford them right off.
I would charge no interest and no catches.
When I was a kid I loved to fish and always wanted a good fishing rod but couldn't afford one.
I met an ole timer who built them. I mean Good ones. I stressed to him while visiting his shop one day, "maan, I would love to have one of those"
He built me a rod and let me make payments. When I paid it off he presented me with my custom steelhead fishing rod. I'll never forget that.
Maybe I could help people someone out like this.
what do you think?
Feb 11, 2010, 07:56 AM
Director-Search & Recovery Team of Oakland County.
Sounds like a good idea to me.
(C) Sandman, 2005. All Rights Reserved.
"TIME IS THE ONLY THING YOU NEVER GET BACK, WHY WASTE IT SWINGING A DETECTOR THAT ISN'T UP TO THE TASK."
Feb 11, 2010, 08:32 AM
Feb 11, 2010, 08:54 AM
Sounds like a great idea 4-H. Seems asthough it would tie up some money if you had some high end units sitting on layaway. But its great if you can do it.
Feb 11, 2010, 09:13 AM
MINELAB EXPLORER SE PRO ...... . Garrett Pro Pointer…… Sovereign XS-2 Pro ....... Deteknix Xpointer Diver
Don't know if they Still Do it
But both My Whites 6000-D
& My Minelab Sovereign
were Purchased from Kellyco Thru their Lay-away
Feb 11, 2010, 04:30 PM
You could have a waiting list. Take down the names of the people, and receive payments on say up to three member layaways at a time. And keep the others on a waiting list, as soon as one person has theres payed off move the next person in line up the list to start receing payments on a lay-o-way. And you would need a few rules.
A few examples.
1. Agree to pay weekly, or Monthly.
2. Lay-o-ways need to be payed in 3-6 months.
3. Only one item at a time.
4. Nothing over $1500.00 in value, or less.
5. Must have some form of income.
6. Over 16 years of age, with parents permision.
7. Regular participant , and good standing member of T-net.
Feb 11, 2010, 06:28 PM
When I was about 14 I bought a $350 Stereo that way, and at 24 a $500 watch. If it wasn't for a payment plan I probably wouldn't have been able to get either. The watch was a super deal so glad I had that choice because it would have sold before I would have been able to save the extra. (I walked in with $250)
So I can't see why detectors wouldn't be a good idea.
Feb 11, 2010, 08:15 PM
I think that is a great idea as well. Some people cannot drop the big chunk all at once. I I would be interested to hear how it is going after a month or two.
Feb 11, 2010, 08:39 PM
Sounds like a great idea to me.
Live your life in such a way, that when your feet hit the floor in the morning, satan shudders and says, OH CHIT, SHE'S AWAKE.
Feb 11, 2010, 10:48 PM
IT COULD BE A VALUABLE PRIZE "YOU NEVER KNOW"
".. Let no one know what , when , or where .."
Feb 12, 2010, 12:28 AM
That's actually how I was able to purchase my new detector that I got a few weeks back (Minelab Explorer XS)... the guy said it was alright if I wanted to break down the cost of the $800 into $200 payments each month. I actually ended up sending him two $300 payments, then a $200 payment for the last one. It really helped out alot, because I still had my other bills & such to pay for. It would definitely help when it comes to machines that are a little more expensive like that...
Rom. 10:9 that if you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved;
Rom. 10:10 for with the heart a person believes, resulting in righteousness, and with the mouth he confesses, resulting in salvation.
Feb 12, 2010, 11:11 PM
Thanks for the input.
I think this another good way to help people out.
I like it.
Search tags for this page
layaway for metal detectors
layaway metal detector
layaway metal detectors
metal detector layaway
metal detector layaway plan
metal detectors layaway
metal detectors on layaway
minelab e trac layaway
where can i put a metal detector on layaway
whites metal detector layaway
Click on a term to search for related topics.