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The rich splurge on bargains

As rates fall, time is right for deals

By Sarah Schweitzer
Globe Staff / May 19, 2008

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The recession gripping the country has left a broad swath of Americans agonizing over $60 gas fill-ups, ballooning grocery bills, and homes lost to foreclosure. But for the region's class of superrich, downtimes have made for a bonanza of deals on luxurious pleasures, from sports cars and yachts to pieds-a-terre and airplanes. (Full article: 840 words)

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