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You’re about to bankrupt and you have 30 seconds to avoid it. What do you do…?

Push the pause button and breathe, there’s no need to panic.
Sell everything and start from scratch with a few cents
Downgrade every vehicle and building
Remove all infrastructures and build them again using Public player.
Post a help request at the forum, expecting a quick reply with the solution
Search for the exact meaning of bankruptcy at the ingame help

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Offline vilvoh

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Poll: Just a step from bankruptcy
« on: November 09, 2009, 10:43:52 PM »
How to manage a critical situation when it's irremediable? That's an important point while you're dealing with any task. In Simutrans, the bankruptcy is very common between new players, so let's share some ideas about how to avoid it when you have less than half a minute to find a solution...tic, tac, tic, tac...

Offline VS

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Re: Poll: Just a step from bankruptcy
« Reply #1 on: November 09, 2009, 11:13:45 PM »
Stop expansion, remove excess infrastructure if possible, send to depot vehicles that do not immediately earn money, possibly sell them.

Important thing to keep in mind is that while the account balance may well be negative, the goal is to make money - paying (again!) for removing things makes sense if it stops the fall.

Not that I was ever in such situation, as far as I can remember... If I had to pick something from your choices, it would be the breathing part.

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Re: Poll: Just a step from bankruptcy
« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2009, 11:19:53 PM »
Click the X on the new game screen.  Then apply what VS said :)

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Re: Poll: Just a step from bankruptcy
« Reply #3 on: November 10, 2009, 07:45:36 AM »
I could not find my answer in the poll: use the -freeplay option  ;)