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  1. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    So our van situation put us into a huge predicament and as such, we had no other choice than to put the entire thing on the CC. There is no, and I mean ABSOLUTELY NO possible way we could have avoided it. I don't care what any of the "gurus" have to say about it because well, it happened. Our...
  2. Frugal Living
    I had to go to the bank yesterday and we needed to restockpile our coffee. The only place that sells it at a decent price is Safeway, so while we were there we figured we'd pick up a few more things. Wow, I was astonished. $1.99 for a head of lettuce, $4.19 for a 1.89L of soy milk, and even the...
  3. General Chat
    My son is a Type 1 Diabetic. Each year he goes to camp just for diabetic kids. This year starts on Sunday. As some of you have seen in my other post, DH is being laid off. I called the director of the camp and told her that we had the money (365.95), but it would be nice if I didn't have to pay...
  4. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    earlier this month I paid a large chunk to the credit card.. it was after last months due date but before the new statement... I knew it but then I put off paying the minimum until the last day...oops I went online and got an error message so when I was able to pay it it was 3:09 ET nine...
  5. General Chat
    How in the heck are we going to afford to live in California? Housing is so expensive. Homes look like $375-400,000 for 3 bed 2 bath and small square footage (1400-1600). I don't even know yet what property taxes and insurance is and just the mortgage payment alone we can't do. The base...
  6. News you can use
    Giving 'til it hurts My mom donates too much money to the nonprofit where she works. Shouldn't someone there stop her?
  7. News you can use
    Record housing drop hurts coasts worst A 291-city report finds widespread declines, but double-digit pain is limited to California and Florida. Small towns in the South and West are holding up well, number crunchers find.
  8. News you can use
    Weird stuff that hurts your credit What seems smart, like moving a balance to a lower-interest credit card, can ding your credit scores. Here are some of the other hidden threats to your credit and how you can fight back.
  9. 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.
  10. Health and beauty
    For 2 days now everytime I sneeze or cough hard I feel like my ovaries are going to explode!!! What would be causing this? The only other time I have felt this is when I was pregnant..BUT before you say anything...I had a tubal in 2003 after I had Jayme. I know it's not 100%,but I dont think...
  11. Health and beauty
    For about 3 months now my right elbow has hurt.Not sure if it's actually my elbow,but it's right where my arm bends. If I don't use my arm for ahile,it feels better,but soon as I start picking things up,it hurts again. Just picking up a gallon of tea or milk hurts...My arm goes down,and I feel...
  12. Drugstore & Grocery Store Deals/Product Reviews
    The other day when I was shopping I asked the produce guy if they had any reduced priced bananas. He said the whole bottom shelf of his cart were ones he was going to bag up and sell for $1 a bag (smallish bags). He asked me how many I wanted and I told him I'd take everything he had since I...
  13. General Chat
    Anyone else suffer from this? lol I've been too much online and my shoulder, neck and arm is soar...I think we may need to get a new chair or arrange something so I am at at a good level, when I'm at the computor. :toothy:
  14. Debates, Politics and Personal Opinions
    i can. i am a straightshooter and will say it like it is allways. i figure they can handle it. we are adults
  15. Debates, Politics and Personal Opinions
    When someone hurts you and you feel its deliberate, what do you do, get angry and lash out or do you turn the other cheek?
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