Watching the "Airplane repo" the owner of the company drives a Bentley, owns at least 1 bigger corporate jet and owns nice airport to match.
Meaning somebody makes darn good living on poor decisions of CEOs in this country.
So why 18 years old can't spend gross of his income on the ride of his dreams, when top people in this country are buying their toys $10,000,000 or so short on cash?
Who really should be send to school here?
OP did not come back with the budget, but sounds like he did check part of the expenses.
And who really should be sent to school here? How about all the saps that went for the exotic mortgage notes a few years ago, and CEOs that lay off workers so they can balance their books (not counting their toys), and kids that start off adult life financially underwater (sound familiar) because they buy cars that they can't afford, and stealers that are more than happy to do business with them -- just like the realtors did a few years ago!!!