The rate cut's winners and losers
The Fed's move means payments for adjustable-rate mortgages and variable-rate credit cards could drop soon. Savers will have it tougher, and home-equity loans will be harder to get.
Well, selecting the winner was harder that I thought, as everyone did such a great job, and everyone disposed of such a variety of things, it was hard to apply the point system evenly.
However, I've read and re-reading and even had my husband double-check my math, and I believe we have a tie...
Housing bailout: winners and losers
What if you've done everything you could to save your house? You refinanced your risky adjustable-rate home loan to a conservative 30-year fixed-rate mortgage. You and your spouse emptied your savings accounts and pulled thousands of dollars out of your 401(k)s.
Housing bailout: Winners and losers
Luis and Kelly Madera have done everything they can to save their house. They refinanced most of the $550,000 they owed on a risky, adjustable-rate home loan to a conservative 30-year fixed-rate mortgage. They emptied their savings accounts and pulled...
Winner is emily_hope
frugalnana and aheek I'll be sending something to you both too.
Thanks to everyone that participated. I'll be running another similar contest soon. :)
Please private message me your home addresses. I'll get this mailed in the next week. :)
First Prize goes to Pepper.
2nd prize goes to Dedlered
and because we reached our goal, we tossed in a bonus raffle of prizes, so I'd like Pepper and Dedlered and following people to send me their addresses:
We'll have another fun contest soon. Thank you to...
1st Prize - Kimberlina for her photo of a bee on pink flower.
2nd prize - cheepgeek for her progressive greening of the window sill.
3rd prize - lacyj for her coffee can tree.
Thanks to all the gardeners who entered. All the photos were interesting, some beautiful and it was difficult to...
the American Quilter's Society held a competition in Nashville this week. Here are the winners http://www.americanquilter.com/shows_contests/nashville/winners.php
PS It's amazing to me to be posting in the quilters section. I feel like I'm waiting to get caught trying on my mother's jewellery ;)
First prize goes to Tina (Strawberry). Her prize consists of 2 linens donated from Forestdale and a clock, donated by us.
Second prize goes to Kathy (Katybird). Her prize consists of 2 linens, donated by Forestdale.
Third prize goes to Debbie (formerly BushBrigade). Her prize consists...