9 ways to live large for less

From renting a castle to hiring a personal chef, here are a handful of luxuries the average person can enjoy.

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Jul 7, 2014 6:55PM
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Oh my God. I am so much dumber for having read this. Buy a private island? Charter a private jet? Please, I am a goner, but if you haven't read the article yet, SAVE YOURSELF AND RUN! 
Jul 8, 2014 12:55AM
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Who wants to live large?  Not me I just want to be able to pay my mortgage, utilities and go out once in awhile.  Even my kids have the same wants....but unfortunately it is getting harder to reach in America.
Jul 7, 2014 9:15PM
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What Bull $hit, now tell me again why Americans are in trouble?
Jul 8, 2014 10:31AM
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I thought to myself, "I feel dumber for having read this idiotic article." And, now looking at the comment section, I am relieved to see that I am not alone. What a dumb collection of ideas. The only two I may try, and that's a big may, is the clothing rental for say, a wedding and the hotel discount. The rest are just a waste of pixels.
Jul 7, 2014 9:23PM
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1200 euros = $16,000?  and this is the money page?


Jul 7, 2014 10:52PM
Jul 7, 2014 9:19PM
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All the issues going on in this country and no news on MSN....how about the mess in Murrieta, Ca., 3 plane full of illegals dump there this week.  the illegals are processed, ticketed and then just released into the community.
Jul 7, 2014 10:54PM
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I could sell everything I own and do two of those things and then I would be broke.  Then I would be 'Living Large' because I would be camping in a forest.
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#10:

Simply want what you already own...
Jul 8, 2014 11:12AM
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So, in every other MSN money article is is ways to save money and telling you not p!ss away your money, but this one is telling you specifically how to p!ss away your money - and not in an ironic way?

Just how bi-polar are the MSN editors?
Jul 7, 2014 8:17PM
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be a captain or crew of a billionaires yacht you own the yacht 11 months a year while the billionaire uses it for 2 weeks a year. you not only live cheap and large you get paid too. it works same as being a care taker of billionaires mansion.
Jul 8, 2014 6:46AM
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Put that kind of money to better use, update your home or use the money for a little nicer car, buy nicer attire, instead and have it instead of wasting your money, on these article items.
Jul 8, 2014 11:18AM
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If you're really that preoccupied with living large for less, you're better off just getting used to being broke.
Jul 8, 2014 12:41PM
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You want to live large for less . . . be a minority or an illegal alien. Obama will hook you up!!!
Jul 8, 2014 3:20PM
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This is a really stupid article. Not worth my time reading.
Jul 8, 2014 9:58AM
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Hello there, somebody isn't checking their decimals.  Either you rent the castle for 1200 Euros (about 1600 dollars) or you rent it for 16000 dollars.  Which one is it?
Jul 8, 2014 9:26AM
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Gold digger, freeloader, opportunist, dumb are only four words that comes to mind.  Maybe it's de plane de plane.....
Jul 8, 2014 7:29AM
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UP AND ATOM - I should have taken your advice. I'm not going to get that 3 minutes back. Crap!
Jul 11, 2014 11:29PM
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Why in the world did I just read that article?
Jul 7, 2014 11:49PM
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There is no way to live larger for less. It's left wing liberal f--k with your mind B.S.
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