Improve your credit score

5 steps for improving your credit rating Close out your newest accounts so that you don’t lose your longer credit history. Close out accounts slowly over several months. Verify that all accounts you’ve closed are reported as “closed by consumer” for the best report. Even if creditors offer to raise credit limits, allow yourself only moderate credit limits. Keep your balances low and avoid revolving balances...

Read More

Huge Debts, Paid Off Fast

The word according to Get Rich Slowly In Huge Debts, Paid Off Fast Pulliam Weston writes about people who have overcome staggering debt through hard work and determination. How did they do it? Among other things: They made debt payoff a priority, although most continued to save for retirement as well. They kept their basic living expenses as low as possible. They looked for creative ways to speed up their debt repayment, and some took...

Read More

Follow up exam

Okay folks I had to go BACK to the optometrist today because my contacts felt very dry and my vision was blurred. By the time 2 o’clock rolled around I felt like there was sand in my eyes. My contacts were sticking to my eyeballs and I could feel the edges of the lenses scraping against my eyelids. When I explained how I felt the doctor told me that the contacts they had given me were not for people with dry eyes! I said to...

Read More

Free Samples

I love getting free samples of things. You may say that the 1 oz. toothpaste sample cannot compare to the 7 oz. tube you purchase at the supermarket…and I would say you are right. But then you need to look at the number of times you can get the 1 oz. samples and save yourself from buying that large 7 oz. tube. The other positive side to the sample size is that you can easily take it with you when you travel. The small containers...

Read More
Eye check
Nov11

Eye check

I got my eyes checked today and (sob) my eyes have gotten worse. It is not much of a difference but it is still annoying. This means that not only did I have to spend money for an exam I also have to shell out more money for new contacts and or glasses. I did get the new green contacts to try out and I will do so later and maybe post a pic. Yes I said green ladies and gentlemen. I am still looking to try something new and I think I...

Read More

Shiny Teeth

I got my teeth cleaned today for free at the school’s dental clinic. I also got them polished and they feel so smooth and they are so shiny……or maybe it is all in my head. In any case I: Don’t have cavities! Hurray!!!! Got complimented by the dentists on my good oral health. Got a free toothbrush. Got free dental floss and a handheld flosser! Got sealants put in Got free toothpaste. What does this have to do...

Read More
Page 85 of 89« First...84858687...Last »