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Commission splurge

What are some of the craziest things you've blown a big commission check on? Anyone go to Vegas and put it all on Red?

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pitchandputt
Valued Contributor
+4
Account Executive
I got in the mindset of living paycheck-to-paycheck on my base salary and cramming all my commission into savings and investment. I'd get too stupid with my money otherwise.
HarryCaray
Notable Contributor
+14
Regional VP
Real smart.Β  I do the same thing for the most part.
salesnerd
WR Officer
+16
Head of Growth
Spent way too much money on an engagement ring. Don't regret the engagement, I do regret the amount I spent on the ring.Β 
HarryCaray
Notable Contributor
+14
Regional VP
they say 3 years salary...right?
r_GoLions
Fire Starter
+1
Sr Sales Executive
gotta love a good Micheal Scott quoteΒ 
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GetAHobby
Arsonist
+8
RVP Sales
Years ago when I didn't have as much to really "save" for, I would buy watches that are way out of my tax bracket.Β 
HarryCaray
Notable Contributor
+14
Regional VP
Got my eye on that Rolex in the commission exchange...
GetAHobby
Arsonist
+8
RVP Sales
A couple nice pieces on there.Β 
Coffeesforclosers
Notable Contributor
+11
Director Sales and Market Development
Doge coin be calling, but i try to be strategic and put it away. The old saying, pay yourself first. Then yolo the rest lol
Lambda
Politicker
+6
Sales Consultant
50$ at a time amazon baby

harebrained
Valued Contributor
+5
Enterprise Account Executive
my base + blow 10% of commission on something fun/extravagant - invest the rest :)
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sellingsellssold
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+7
SDR
Little bit of both, I try to save my actual salary and bonuses are my "spending money".Β 
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Comish Capping
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Ever been capped?
sa
+103
rubberducky , Β  yoni , Β  salesbum Β  and 103 people voted
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Commission Shafting?
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What do you do with a fat commission check?
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How do you use that commi$$$$hhhh?
va
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PKTHUNDURUS , Β  vahe , Β  breezyboiii Β  and 241 people voted