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Credit scores and "credit usage" 7 Beartracks Oct 14 Oct 16 0 281
How much to tip when the service is bad 10 mfcorey1 Aug 31 Sep 1 0 755
An Orlando bank lost her jewels. She sued and lost. And then they turned up -- at an auction 3 mfcorey1 Aug 29 Aug 29 9 560
Never, ever use a debit card,' warns fraud expert and ex-con artist -- here's what to do instead 4 mfcorey1 Aug 27 Aug 28 7 932
Carding site operator sentenced to 90 months in prison 0 Backseat Driver Aug 15 Aug 15 0 388
U.S. senators ask Amazon CEO if 'Amazon's Choice' deceives consumers 4 Eugene Aug 12 Aug 12 2 430
Cash, keys and 34 more things that will soon be obsolete 1 mfcorey1 Jul 26 Jul 26 5 678
Legitimate Fraud Advisory from Social Security Administration 5/17/19 5 Stuart G May 2019 Jun 2019 3 1080
Got a Scam Call today ....from this number 619-245-4623..A San Diego number 12 Stuart G May 2019 May 2019 2 1004
Sink or tub, water still going down, but much too slow. Flow has gotten slower and slower. 8 Stuart G May 2019 May 2019 0 691
Be aware that Verizon stores "only sell phones." 15 JayhawkSD Mar 2019 Mar 2019 4 1411
I need to buy an air conditioner or two. 8 no_hypocrisy Aug 2018 Mar 2019 0 1376
I have been asked by fellow DUers to post this here. 2 allgood33 Jan 2019 Feb 2019 13 1132
Paying back a bad loan 5 no_hypocrisy Feb 2019 Feb 2019 1 1002
Very cheap, and Very Ugly way to improve insulation from a wall facing the cold wind. 8 Stuart G Nov 2018 Nov 2018 4 1305
If you're in civil litigation, can an attorney get access to your credit history? 8 no_hypocrisy Oct 2018 Nov 2018 0 900
About Robocalls...FTC Consumer Info.. 2 Stuart G Nov 2018 Nov 2018 0 938
Why would a big bank like Wells Fargo 10 no_hypocrisy Oct 2018 Oct 2018 2 1267
Cargill recalls 66 tons of ground beef after deadly E coli O26 outbreak 4 dixiegrrrrl Sep 2018 Sep 2018 2 1023
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 1842
If you have a College Illinois! Saving Plan, read this... 0 Joe Nation Aug 2018 Aug 2018 5 1247
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 2 965
IRS Late Refund and can't contact them 4 bucolic_frolic Jul 2018 Jul 2018 0 1215
Student Loan Scams..and Where to Get Help 2 Stuart G Apr 2018 Jul 2018 1 1061
IHOP Review 1 no_hypocrisy Jun 2018 Jul 2018 3 1116
Unbiased Financial Information, and a source for general financial education topics.. 0 Stuart G Jul 2018 Jul 2018 1 900
I need a new washing machine. 21 Ilsa Jun 2018 Jun 2018 0 1751
Pummeled with Shopping Pressure 2 bucolic_frolic Jun 2018 Jun 2018 1 1343
I got the same call that I got 30 or 40 times.. 4 Stuart G May 2018 May 2018 0 1302
Robocaller Hit With Record 120 Million Fine - CBS News: 2 Stuart G May 2018 May 2018 13 1174
About some ads that come back for again..and again...and again... 3 Stuart G Apr 2018 Apr 2018 4 1030
Norwegian Cruise Line Destroys Passengers Vacation, refuses to refund fares 5 Stuart G Apr 2018 Apr 2018 10 1392
Quick question about credit card reward points 11 Beartracks Mar 2018 Mar 2018 0 1215
To Verizon/FIOS Customers 3 no_hypocrisy Mar 2018 Mar 2018 1 1140
If you're trying to cancel Experian credit reporting monthly fees and are getting the two hour wait 0 mahina Mar 2018 Mar 2018 2 804
Boycott companies that support the NRA 8 BigmanPigman Feb 2018 Feb 2018 22 5376
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 1122
Equifax data breach. 7 Jim__ Nov 2017 Nov 2017 0 1564
In the last 3 years Ive fired 4 people 8 safeinOhio Nov 2017 Nov 2017 2 1717
Virginia Officials Warning About Buying Hurricane-Damaged Vehicles 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2017 Oct 2017 1 1143
An - Update Company that claims to " revolutionizing an industry".proof that's a lie... 0 Stuart G Sep 2017 Sep 2017 0 2254
Nestles.."Poland Spring" is common groundwater- new suit alleges: Mercury News: 3 Stuart G Aug 2017 Aug 2017 5 3469
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 2642
'Broken' immigration system leaves Californian farmers short of labour 2 ffr Aug 2017 Aug 2017 0 2421
Reverse Mortgages, .....something to probably avoid...read this entire article first.. 0 Stuart G Aug 2017 Aug 2017 2 2238
How Con Artists Take Advantage of All of Us...Some very useful information.. 0 Stuart G Aug 2017 Aug 2017 2 1933
Need safety work shoes....steel or composite toes. 7 inanna Jul 2017 Jul 2017 1 2197
Phone scams....Information from the FTC, Federal Trade Commission 4 Stuart G Jun 2017 Jun 2017 2 3119
Getting free credit reports...and info on paying very old debts... 6 Stuart G May 2017 May 2017 0 2021
8 Well Known Companies that Lied in Their Advertisments 0 Stuart G May 2017 May 2017 4 1826
Are we allowed to by prescriptions out of the country? 7 Sadie5 May 2017 May 2017 0 4081
Two Asian Women in Ad Who Revolutionized An Industry?....It is a total lie.... 1 Stuart G Apr 2017 Apr 2017 5 7322
10 Work At Home Scams...from Scambusters.. 0 Stuart G Feb 2017 Feb 2017 7 1771
Very Cheap, Easy and Very Clean Way to get rid of ants...yea the crawling insects. 4 Stuart G Sep 2016 Jan 2017 2 1543
Beware of this scam...got a phone call..one minute ago.........First American Bank..beware.. 8 Stuart G May 2013 Nov 2016 3 9968
9 Products that last forever, and one that does not, (thankfully) 0 Stuart G Sep 2016 Sep 2016 2 1091
This Amtrak Flash Sale Is Pretty Awesome 0 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 2016 Aug 2016 0 1364
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 7209
These foods have been recalled in the past 7 days: 1 dixiegrrrrl May 2016 May 2016 3 1591
Car turbo-charger question. 5 Hoppy Apr 2016 May 2016 0 2757
Question about High Deductible health insurance 4 LiberalEsto Jan 2014 Apr 2016 1 2201
20 Easy Ways -save money on groceries...Huffington Post..3/9/16 0 Stuart G Mar 2016 Mar 2016 0 1795
Beware of product reviews on Amazon..... 4 dixiegrrrrl Mar 2016 Mar 2016 3 2020
rant about Logitech 4 steve2470 Mar 2015 Feb 2016 1 2186
Mortgage modification - what income is needed ... is it hopeless? 2 progree Feb 2016 Feb 2016 0 2428
Sounds horrible......"Firefox can deliver on-screen notifications even when that site isnít loaded" 3 dixiegrrrrl Feb 2016 Feb 2016 1 1659
Need advice/suggestions on easy-to-use, table-top cd player-radio for 90 yr. old friend 3 japple Dec 2015 Feb 2016 0 1622
A wonderful site that shows repair parts for almost anything in almost every brand.. 3 fadedrose Mar 2012 Aug 2015 3 2774
I think I found a way to get lower prices on Amazon. 0 dixiegrrrrl Jul 2015 Jul 2015 2 2187
I'll be darned, the system worked. 1 dixiegrrrrl Jun 2015 Jun 2015 5 1912
Does anyone here know anything about Tracfone? 18 scarletwoman Jan 2014 Jun 2015 0 5015
Do businesses exist to purchase the contents of homes? 7 no_hypocrisy Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 2509
Don't know if this is the right place but I need advice. Is there an company that works with 0 jwirr Jan 2015 Jan 2015 0 1611
Does anyone have advice on a vacuum you love? 8 OrwellwasRight Dec 2014 Dec 2014 0 2555
Any of you using Creedo? 4 quakerboy Aug 2013 Dec 2014 1 2440
Question about Comcast billing 4 shireen Aug 2013 Nov 2014 1 2477
To show us how powerful advetising is...Can you finish this Jingle? 2 Stuart G Sep 2014 Oct 2014 0 1869
"Flip This House" Seminar...Coming to Chicago. Saw a TV Commercial for this..Never hear of it..so. 3 Stuart G Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 2859
Does anyone have advice about selling silver? 3 brer cat Aug 2014 Oct 2014 0 2038
Here is a thread..Angies list..= scam...well worth going to ..(if you haven't seen it yet) 0 Stuart G Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 1789
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