Sprint sale rumors again

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Re: Sprint sale rumors again

Post by WSPanic » Tue Oct 23, 2018 10:56 am

tower wrote:
Tue Oct 23, 2018 10:45 am
The combined company would provide a cost-of-living adjustment to employees who move to Washington state from Kansas, T-Mobile President Mike Sievert said, but that would be an uncommon occurrence.
An adjustment... down?
For moving from KCMO metro to Seattle metro - I think that would be an adjustment up... right? Or am I misreading this?

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Re: Sprint sale rumors again

Post by flyingember » Tue Oct 23, 2018 12:43 pm

COL is about 50% higher in Seattle

They're saying they would expect to keep both offices and few people would move from KC to Seattle but would adjust up when they do.

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Re: Sprint sale rumors again

Post by tower » Tue Oct 23, 2018 12:50 pm

WSPanic wrote:
Tue Oct 23, 2018 10:56 am
tower wrote:
Tue Oct 23, 2018 10:45 am
The combined company would provide a cost-of-living adjustment to employees who move to Washington state from Kansas, T-Mobile President Mike Sievert said, but that would be an uncommon occurrence.
An adjustment... down?
For moving from KCMO metro to Seattle metro - I think that would be an adjustment up... right? Or am I misreading this?
No, you're right, I read it backwards. Probably because Legere mentioned moving to Kansas.

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Re: Sprint sale rumors again

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Re: Sprint sale rumors again

Post by taxi » Thu Nov 08, 2018 12:28 pm

Better buy it now before interest rates go up. And save a little money to enlarge the tiny walk-ins and replace the astroturf.
All this time, I've wondered why they routinely tack on unrelated charges to my bill and change my plan for no reason.

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Re: Sprint sale rumors again

Post by LCDSI » Tue Nov 13, 2018 2:30 pm

In case any of you have another $10MM to spare. I believe Masayoshi Son (CEO of Softbank) has also put his Mission Hills mansion up for sale. For your reference, it's next door to Claure's house.

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Re: Sprint sale rumors again

Post by tower » Tue Nov 13, 2018 6:45 pm

Imagine being so rich you buy a mansion instead of paying for a hotel for one week out of the year.

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Re: Sprint sale rumors again

Post by shinatoo » Tue Nov 13, 2018 7:21 pm

tower wrote:
Tue Nov 13, 2018 6:45 pm
Imagine being so rich you buy a mansion instead of paying for a hotel for one week out of the year.
Probably going to make 3 mil on the flip.
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Re: Sprint sale rumors again

Post by LCDSI » Tue Nov 13, 2018 7:28 pm

it's going to be tough finding buyers for these homes in our market but then again these guys have deep pockets and could probably wait it out.

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Re: Sprint sale rumors again

Post by brewcrew1000 » Wed Nov 28, 2018 4:44 pm

Wonder what is going to happen with Google Fi once these 2 merge since google fi works on the tmobile and sprint networks. Wonder if all 3 just form one company eventually. Google is starting to form what looks like a media giant similar to Comcast and Time Warner, they have youtube tv for live tv service, google fiber for internet, google fi for phone service, pixel for a specific phone.

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Re: Sprint sale rumors again

Post by STLguy1 » Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:06 pm

I think it will just be integrated into the new company/system.

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