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  1. General Chat
    Well DH has had his job since August 11. Great job good benefits, all but the commute to Portland and back--about 100 miles each way-and we have inevitably added on a few more bills. Added: Truck-buying from brother for 2,000 Student Loans 260.00 a month Cash loan for transmission work and new...
  2. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I notice that a lot of people have concerns about their EF lately and I'm here to let you in on a few things that may help: 1) Every little bit helps. Even if you can only afford $20 a month into your EF, do it! Some people may think that it's not enough to make a difference, but I'll be...
  3. General Chat
    yesterday I had my annual performance evaluation at work. Recieved a very good evaluation and a 3% cost of living raise to go along with it.... 62 cents adds up over time.... :cash:
  4. Financial hardship
    foreclosures. Should you happen to find yourself in the position of being foreclosed on, here's an article on how some folks are managing to stay in their homes. A very worthwhile read if yo're in trouble. There's another good article about other kinds...
  5. News you can use NaturalNews) On April 2, 2008 CNN spent the day bringing awareness to the problem of autism. Larry King's segment, which included Jenny McCarthy along with a panel of guests, was particularly enlightening. My hat is off to Jenny, a celebrity mother who is...
  6. General Chat
    A friend has been on my mind ever since, I bumped into her (she was a neighbor that rented next door and they bought their own home six years ago) and I said to her "I have something for you and I'll drop it off." She then said"Candy I don't think you know but, we lost our home" Her husband lost...
  7. News you can use
    Whom the rate cut helps, hurts The Fed's surprise move means borrowers with home-equity loans and variable-rate credit cards could see their payments drop soon. Savers will have it tougher.
  8. Frugal Living
    I just realized I've only had one oil change in the past 15 months, and still have about 2000 miles to go til the next one. I reviewed my car's mileage, and calculated that I only drove 4306 miles in the past 12 months. With the soaring gas prices, I've done a lot less driving. My Allstate...
  9. Health and beauty
    "These guidelines (topics) are intended to help you determine how sick your child is and if you need to call your child's doctor. Their second purpose is to help you treat your child at home when it is safe to do so."
  10. Home Environment
    I love AmVets. Here they mail us a bag each month and the envelope has a date on the outside. On that date you place anything you want to donate in the bag (and others if needed) and put it at the end of your driveway. The drive through and pick it all up! Today I am putting out 5 bags of...
  11. Health and beauty
    Cinnamon Helps Stop Type 2 Diabetes By Mike Hodge The AntiWrinkle Shop American scientists have claimed that a teaspoon of cinnamon a day may help prevent the onset of diabetes. The common spice could help millions of sufferers of Type II, non- insulin dependent diabetes. This condition...
  12. Home Environment
    Dd's room has not yet become a problem, but I have a feeling that in not too much time, it will be!
  13. Frugal Living
    Found this while cruising around today! It looks like it has some great stuff!:smball:
  14. Health Articles
    Why Drinking Water Helps You Lose Weight by Maia Appleby Don't roll your eyes! The potion for losing that excess body fat is all around you. It covers two thirds of the planet. If you eat right and exercise at the intensity, frequency and duration proper for you, but still can't get rid of a...
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