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Finance Q&A with Kathy Bates

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QuestionHow did you deal with the 9-to-5 office routine?

AnswerNot very well. I don't like getting up early. Of course, I'm in a business now where I have to get up at the crack of dawn to go to work, and sometimes I would long for the 9 to 5 in terms of just hours as opposed to the 14-hour days. But at the time, I didn't deal with it well at all. I was kind of a rebel -- a bit of a hippie. I wore strange things to work. I didn't like wearing suits, and didn't own a suit, or anything like that. I didn't have that kind of money.

QuestionNow that you're more successful, what do you like to splurge on?

AnswerWhen I turned 50, I bought myself a Jaguar convertible. That was my big splurge.


 

 

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