his reference to a car was "if needed," ie car was not among his definite goals. Plus it was far down the list.
i for one strongly uphold jumping off topic. I like chaos, myself.
but even more strongly i believe in looking respectfully at a poster's original message & attempting to deal with the needs that he has articulated there.
where this thread got derailed a bit was the now-infamous personnage upthread who keeps insisting that every 22-year-old fresh out of college should be buying a home.
there we go. Now i'm off-topic ...