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Various Cut, Sliced Fruits Sold By Walmart Recalled For Listeria Concerns 1 sl8 Oct 5 Oct 5 1 380
What'd ya do- public adjuster Performing poorly? 4 3Hotdogs Sep 30 Sep 30 1 381
Phishing Report 3 no_hypocrisy Sep 13 Sep 13 2 1177
AT&T cellphone plan 9 no_hypocrisy Sep 8 Sep 8 2 953
50 Things You Always Believed That Aren't True 6 mfcorey1 Jun 2020 Jun 2020 2 4433
A wonderful site that shows repair parts for almost anything in almost every brand.. 4 fadedrose Mar 2012 Jun 2020 4 5181
Would you buy a reburbished computer with a 3 year repair policy? 16 3Hotdogs Jun 2020 Jun 2020 2 1717
15 Things in Your Home That Are About to Become Obsolete 14 mfcorey1 May 2020 May 2020 0 2142
I Hired a Team of Secret Shoppers to Find Out How Businesses Were Opening in Dallas. It's Not Good. 4 littlemissmartypants May 2020 May 2020 19 2035
Moving company rip off 6 Koch Ebola Mar 2020 Apr 2020 1 3567
Has anyone used PODS for a move? Did you read their contract? 10 sinkingfeeling Mar 2020 Mar 2020 3 2584
My 2012 Verizon 4G cell phone died. What is a good cell phone to get? 2 BigmanPigman Feb 2020 Feb 2020 0 2448
Why are there so many robo calls and scam calls..One reason only...They work on some people. 1 Stuart G Jan 2020 Jan 2020 0 1633
I received the most amazing "Gift Package" from..."Boys Town" 5 Stuart G Dec 2019 Dec 2019 3 1363
We bought new furniture in August... 12 Freedomofspeech Dec 2019 Dec 2019 0 1228
A very simple idea about "scam calls". Why do we get so many of them? 12 Stuart G Nov 2019 Nov 2019 3 1231
Carding site operator sentenced to 90 months in prison 1 Backseat Driver Aug 2019 Nov 2019 1 1061
Great Article on Scams, phishing, other cons (also how to prevent from being taken by these scams.) 3 Stuart G Nov 2019 Nov 2019 10 677
Orlando Bank lost her jewels, but later they turned up at auction... 4 Stuart G Nov 2019 Nov 2019 3 933
Credit scores and "credit usage" 7 Beartracks Oct 2019 Oct 2019 0 1048
How much to tip when the service is bad 10 mfcorey1 Aug 2019 Sep 2019 0 1396
An Orlando bank lost her jewels. She sued and lost. And then they turned up -- at an auction 3 mfcorey1 Aug 2019 Aug 2019 9 1129
Never, ever use a debit card,' warns fraud expert and ex-con artist -- here's what to do instead 4 mfcorey1 Aug 2019 Aug 2019 7 1594
U.S. senators ask Amazon CEO if 'Amazon's Choice' deceives consumers 4 Eugene Aug 2019 Aug 2019 2 892
Cash, keys and 34 more things that will soon be obsolete 1 mfcorey1 Jul 2019 Jul 2019 5 1201
Legitimate Fraud Advisory from Social Security Administration 5/17/19 5 Stuart G May 2019 Jun 2019 3 1619
Got a Scam Call today ....from this number 619-245-4623..A San Diego number 12 Stuart G May 2019 May 2019 3 1669
Sink or tub, water still going down, but much too slow. Flow has gotten slower and slower. 8 Stuart G May 2019 May 2019 0 1219
Be aware that Verizon stores "only sell phones." 15 JayhawkSD Mar 2019 Mar 2019 4 2075
I need to buy an air conditioner or two. 8 no_hypocrisy Aug 2018 Mar 2019 0 1876
I have been asked by fellow DUers to post this here. 2 allgood33 Jan 2019 Feb 2019 13 1573
Paying back a bad loan 5 no_hypocrisy Feb 2019 Feb 2019 1 1668
Very cheap, and Very Ugly way to improve insulation from a wall facing the cold wind. 8 Stuart G Nov 2018 Nov 2018 4 1865
If you're in civil litigation, can an attorney get access to your credit history? 8 no_hypocrisy Oct 2018 Nov 2018 0 1392
About Robocalls...FTC Consumer Info.. 2 Stuart G Nov 2018 Nov 2018 0 1385
Why would a big bank like Wells Fargo 10 no_hypocrisy Oct 2018 Oct 2018 2 1761
Cargill recalls 66 tons of ground beef after deadly E coli O26 outbreak 4 dixiegrrrrl Sep 2018 Sep 2018 2 1485
Today I got a letter from a company that claims to extend auto service contracts..It is .".A SCAM " 8 Stuart G Aug 2018 Aug 2018 2 3066
If you have a College Illinois! Saving Plan, read this... 0 Joe Nation Aug 2018 Aug 2018 5 1664
Did you ever hear of "slackfill" Neither did I. Hit this link, it explains it..yes it is safe 0 Stuart G Jul 2018 Jul 2018 2 1402
IRS Late Refund and can't contact them 4 bucolic_frolic Jul 2018 Jul 2018 0 1649
Student Loan Scams..and Where to Get Help 2 Stuart G Apr 2018 Jul 2018 1 1505
IHOP Review 1 no_hypocrisy Jun 2018 Jul 2018 3 1529
Unbiased Financial Information, and a source for general financial education topics.. 0 Stuart G Jul 2018 Jul 2018 1 1319
I need a new washing machine. 21 Ilsa Jun 2018 Jun 2018 0 2387
Pummeled with Shopping Pressure 2 bucolic_frolic Jun 2018 Jun 2018 1 1733
I got the same call that I got 30 or 40 times.. 4 Stuart G May 2018 May 2018 0 1758
Robocaller Hit With Record 120 Million Fine - CBS News: 2 Stuart G May 2018 May 2018 13 1564
About some ads that come back for again..and again...and again... 3 Stuart G Apr 2018 Apr 2018 4 1469
Norwegian Cruise Line Destroys Passengers Vacation, refuses to refund fares 5 Stuart G Apr 2018 Apr 2018 10 1828
Quick question about credit card reward points 11 Beartracks Mar 2018 Mar 2018 0 1666
To Verizon/FIOS Customers 3 no_hypocrisy Mar 2018 Mar 2018 1 1517
If you're trying to cancel Experian credit reporting monthly fees and are getting the two hour wait 0 mahina Mar 2018 Mar 2018 2 1150
Boycott companies that support the NRA 8 BigmanPigman Feb 2018 Feb 2018 22 5907
Does anyone have a good source for finding out if certain stocks (or bonds or whatever) 5 Dark n Stormy Knight Jan 2018 Jan 2018 0 1558
Equifax data breach. 7 Jim__ Nov 2017 Nov 2017 0 1976
In the last 3 years Ive fired 4 people 8 safeinOhio Nov 2017 Nov 2017 2 2173
Virginia Officials Warning About Buying Hurricane-Damaged Vehicles 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2017 Oct 2017 1 1574
An - Update Company that claims to " revolutionizing an industry".proof that's a lie... 0 Stuart G Sep 2017 Sep 2017 0 2622
Nestles.."Poland Spring" is common groundwater- new suit alleges: Mercury News: 3 Stuart G Aug 2017 Aug 2017 5 3839
Class Action Law Suit, Could Net You Money..Orlando Sentinal..(about calls for free cruises, a con) 0 Stuart G Aug 2017 Aug 2017 1 3008
'Broken' immigration system leaves Californian farmers short of labour 2 ffr Aug 2017 Aug 2017 0 2799
Reverse Mortgages, .....something to probably avoid...read this entire article first.. 0 Stuart G Aug 2017 Aug 2017 2 2599
How Con Artists Take Advantage of All of Us...Some very useful information.. 0 Stuart G Aug 2017 Aug 2017 2 2285
Need safety work shoes....steel or composite toes. 7 inanna Jul 2017 Jul 2017 1 2596
Phone scams....Information from the FTC, Federal Trade Commission 4 Stuart G Jun 2017 Jun 2017 2 3520
Getting free credit reports...and info on paying very old debts... 6 Stuart G May 2017 May 2017 0 2447
8 Well Known Companies that Lied in Their Advertisments 0 Stuart G May 2017 May 2017 4 2224
Are we allowed to by prescriptions out of the country? 7 Sadie5 May 2017 May 2017 0 4489
Two Asian Women in Ad Who Revolutionized An Industry?....It is a total lie.... 1 Stuart G Apr 2017 Apr 2017 5 7723
10 Work At Home Scams...from Scambusters.. 0 Stuart G Feb 2017 Feb 2017 7 2151
Very Cheap, Easy and Very Clean Way to get rid of ants...yea the crawling insects. 4 Stuart G Sep 2016 Jan 2017 2 1938
Beware of this scam...got a phone call..one minute ago.........First American Bank..beware.. 8 Stuart G May 2013 Nov 2016 3 10498
9 Products that last forever, and one that does not, (thankfully) 0 Stuart G Sep 2016 Sep 2016 2 1457
This Amtrak Flash Sale Is Pretty Awesome 0 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 2016 Aug 2016 0 1730
69% of store-bought extra virgin olive oils are FAKE! Here's how to know if it's the real thing: 3 dixiegrrrrl May 2016 Jul 2016 4 10191
These foods have been recalled in the past 7 days: 1 dixiegrrrrl May 2016 May 2016 3 1982
Car turbo-charger question. 5 Hoppy Apr 2016 May 2016 0 3368
Question about High Deductible health insurance 4 LiberalEsto Jan 2014 Apr 2016 1 2590
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