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  1. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Or hate them with a passion I don't know which. Most of you know my background but in case you don't, here it is. I was laid off in Oct 2008 and DH in March of 2009. I received unemployment benefits (1300 a month) DH did not. We were able to modify our mortgage (650 a month) which left 650 for...
  2. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    My dh just got hired by a company I had worked for about a year ago. The interviews were two months apart because the company is a growing one (yes, in this economy!) and had to look for new office space. Not only is dh receiving a raise with the new job, but if they like him, in 3 months he'll...
  3. Green Living
    US: Green Rankings: U.S. Companies - Newsweek Global: Green Rankings: Global Companies - Newsweek Notice how far down Whole Foods is? Interesting.....
  4. Health and beauty
    Wow! My daughter just found out that Coventry is paying for gym memberships at 24 hour fitness. Her dad carries her. I don't know for how long or all the details, but they told her to take her insurance card up and join for free and that's what they did. Is this something new? Anyone heard of...
  5. Careers
    "To ease the burden, we've tracked down 10 top companies with the most job openings this week -- from sales jobs to finance jobs, full-time jobs to part-time jobs. We hope you find a job that's perfect for you. " Top 10 Companies Hiring This Week - Careers Articles
  6. General Chat
    MSN Careers - Companies Hiring This Month - Career Advice Article MSN article - tells you what company- how many jobs- what type of positions -and in what states they are hiring .
  7. General Chat
    So I guess my cc companies have figured out that not only am I not using my cards, but I am actually seriously reducing my debt, because this week I have received the following in the mail from them. - an invitation t osing up for a special points program that is only available to "preferred...
  8. General Chat
    One of my friends said that credit companies are taking a cut of any donations paid for b credit card. I guess I should not be surprised. Apparently a few of them are waivinhg their fees - does anyone know which ones those might be? I have not yet found one. I will gladly write a check rather...
  9. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    ...NOT Credit card issuers share their pain with users Companies accelerating rate and fee hikes before they become illegal Some little gems: I'm deeply curious how they figure bumping up the interest on a 91 yr old woman will make their accounts receivable MORE collectible?? That's right -...
  10. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Hi, I'm new. Mostly a reader, not much of a writer. Still waiting on DR book to get here so I have to ask.... With all the phone calls I let the answering machine get, what can CCCs really do? I read that they can't touch your property..what about pay checks? We were doing fine, fooling...
  11. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I just read this article and found it interesting, just thought I'd share it with you. :jabber: http://www.divinecaroline.com/22155/80852-five-ways-companies-trick-us
  12. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    My wife and I came into some money and decided to purchase a house this year and we will be closing in a few weeks. We have a fully funded Emergency fund now and will have about $20000 leftover (after claiming the $8000 tax credit for first time buyers) This will be plenty to wipe out our CC...
  13. General Chat
    http://abcnews.go.com/Business/Economy/story?id=6662160&page=1 This does work on ALL bills. I have a book that I got in the checkout line for $1.09 and used this technique for my son's fathers bills and it works. Also, it tells how to get old accounts removed simply by asking them to verify the...
  14. General Chat
    I'd advise anyone looking for a new job to check out the companies that are listed in the article. :) http://www.cnn.com/2009/LIVING/worklife/01/07/cb.companies.hiring.new.year/index.html Good luck!
  15. General Chat
    Does anyone else get bugged by all these "bail out companies" continuing to have such posh seminars? One was last week. I realize they have always done this but seems like times need to change? It's just not proper anymore, in my opinion...
  16. General Chat
    Ok, we moved to Canada in November 2002 and got our phone line through Telus. We have moved once since we came here, and that's when we got the new house. There was no problem changing the phone number to this location that we're at now. Bring us up to April 30, 2008 and we have me and DH...
  17. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    So a week ago I made an agreement with Visa to catch up on ONE back payment. It wasnt even really over do but it would be by this week. I was proactive and called and set up the payment. I thought I was doing a good thing. Today I come home from work and there is a letter in the mail stating...
  18. Blog
    Speak To A Real Person When Calling Companies.
  19. General Chat
    It's much easier and would save me time rather than going to the grocery store/mall/retail businesses to write down the brand of the product and its website.
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