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  1. General Chat
    Ds went to work last Monday, then he went out and about after midnight, I woke up Tuesday morning for work, as I was leaving for work around 5 my ds shows up and needs to talk to me, I have to start work in less thejn 30 minutes to open up the gas station by myself. I went to work then find out...
  2. Family
    I know that people have to make their own mistakes and change when they're ready. But it's frustrating to watch when it's family members. My sister drives me insane. She used to be very frugal and raised 2 boys and paid a mortgage on less than $800/month. Since then, she's remarried and had...
  3. General Chat
    There was a terrible train collision a few hours ago. I sincerely hope that none of our members or their families were involved, and my heart goes out to the people that were.
  4. News you can use
    New cars too tough for crash rescuers The stronger metals and sturdier construction of today's autos make it harder than ever to cut accident victims out of crumpled vehicles -- but the new technology saves lives, too.
  5. News you can use
    Nissan Murano gets top rating in SUV crash tests The 2009 Nissan Murano was the best performer in new crash tests of midsize sport-utility vehicles, while the Hummer H3 had one ... </img>
  6. News you can use
    Housing crash fuels rise in card debt As more homeowners struggle with house payments, experts expect many of them to start using credit cards to get by. </img>
  7. General Chat
    What did they call the stock market crash of 1929???? My one son insists black monday. Our internet search says 1987 was black monday. The other son says his teacher says black sunday. That doesn't make sense since the market isn't open on sundays. Any ideas???
  8. Military Families
    Doug was flying in these yesterday! Holy Moly! This is the base where Doug is stationed. . . these are the planes he works on (aviation mechanic). I talked to him last night-- he was so excited. He had flown in one of the...
  9. Frugal Living
    I've shown this web-site ages ago, but for all the newbies I think it would be great to post it again. It was a great show put on by PBS. Make sure you look at all the other pages as well...
  10. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Hello! I'm new here, but I hope you guys won't mind me asking your opinion. My husband and I have about $17,000 in debt and nothing really saved. We live in Las Vegas which we (mostly I) hate. We (again, mostly I, although he's on board) want to move to a small town in Northern Nevada where...
  11. General Chat
    I just seen this on cnn....very sad.... not sure of all the details :(
  12. Just Tips
    Ok, I do admit that I would not have listened to this myself in the past, but here goes: Most of the money-saving things I have to do because I'm on assistance, almost anybody can do voluntarily. It's a lot easier if you simply don't have the money to spend, of course! Take food... if you're...
  13. Home Environment
    ok, so our house has been on the market for 2 weeks.... It has been looked at 3 times now, the first 2 times I have had to rush around and finish cleaning up before the prospective purchaser comes to see it... I am now in the process of a crash course in "Keeping my house spottless" This will...
  14. Health and beauty
    By JENNA FRYER CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - There are no easy days for Rick Hendrick. He can throw himself into working with his NASCAR teams or his car dealerships, but not an hour goes by that he isn't flooded with thoughts about the plane crash that killed 10 of his relatives, employees and...
  15. Frugal Living
    A Crash Course in Creative Frugality by Nancy Twigg Struggling families have two choices When the economy is slow and times are lean, struggling families have two choices: continue spending like nothing is wrong, or adopt a new attitude of thriftiness and simplified living. The first option...
  16. Leisure & Media Arts
    Thankfully it looks as if he will be okey.
  17. Health and beauty
    By JENNA FRYER BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) - Rusty Wallace was up - and flying - Sunday, a day after a hard wreck at Bristol sent him to the hospital. Wallace was seen Saturday night at Wellmont Bristol Regional Medical Center after plowing into Michael Waltrip's car early in the Sharpie 500. He was...
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