The findings have prompted Labour leader Eddie Devine to brand Renfrewshire roads 'money pits
', believing council priorities lie elsewhere.
Banks are thus bracing for hacking attempts by cybercriminals into those Pogos, being 'money pits
,' he said.
Billions channelled through the civil and public sector, those money pits
with no bottom line, where the sense of entitlement is absolute, where there is responsibility for nothing and no-one.
But, hey, who can argue against throwing more and more money down the NHS, educational and myriad other public sector money pits
? Richard Huddleston West Slaithwaite
RichRich Properties LLC of Maumelle bought two commercial properties in Hot Springs in February only to discover that they were money pits
However, under the current circumstances, it seems likely that the losses and concomitant bailouts will continue mounting, and someday Americans may look back wistfully upon the day when they thought they would get socked for "only" $259 billion for these two money pits
The regional manager of a construction materials supplier operating in the Gulf predicted that in 2007 "a lot of structures [in Dubai] will be money pits
in 10 years' time."
WE HAVE all had projects -a house, a car, a hobby -which have turned out to be money pits
. Common sense then dictates that enough is enough and we simply can not just pour money down an open drain.
"I'm sure there are folks out there who think that paper machines are money pits
," Joe laughs, "but we ended up overunning our budget.
Their unpaid, elected leaders turned most of the teams into money pits
. By 1999, the top 20 teams had accumulated $400 million in debt, according to Soccer Investor, a London sports investment research firm.
The superfit TV babe helped launch an Allied Surveyors Scotland scheme to stop owners shelling out on "money pits
The problem, he explains, is that equalizing school spending among districts with out raising new money pits
rich and poor school districts against each other, while leveling school spending upward runs into popular reluctance to raise taxes.