Public School Budget Cuts. What Should a Parent Do?
Last Tuesday evening, a special PTO meeting was called. A representative from our school district came to speak…
Another Bad Customer Service Horror Story: LunarPages
I can tell you after returning from both South by Southwest and the CPG Summit that companies are…
Getting Through Tough Financial Times
You all know that I’m not a stranger to financial strain. My husband has lost his job a…
Score One For The Little Guy!
For those following my DirecTV/Qwest saga from this morning, I have good news to report. After 3 calls…
It Might Be Legal, but It Sure Isn’t Ethical!
I don’t rant often, but I must warn you. There’s a doozy ahead. My Initial Contact With DirecTV…
The Importance of Renters Insurance
You never know when disaster will strike. Be prepared. On New Year’s Eve 1996, I got a call…
An Interview with a Millionaire
I believe that success in life is rarely a case of luck, but rather a matter of cause…
My Frugal Story by Jim of Bargaineering
My Frugal Story begins as a child. Growing up, my parents were frugal and it was a mindset…
The Wisdom of Generations Past
Take the time to get to know senior citizens. It’s well worth it. I’ve been thinking a lot…
My Husband Lost His Job: How to Survive a Job Loss
It is stressful when your husband loses his job. No, not my husband. Not since last October, anyway….