Monthly Archives: April 2009

Zenni Optical’s Customer Service

I called Zenni Optical yesterday, I had read some unfavorable reviews regarding Zenni Optical’s customer service, so I braced myself for the worst.  I set a timer so I could keep track of the time it took for the phone call. At very least, I expected to be talking to someone in a third world country, but that didn’t happen. I spoke with a young woman who sounded American through and through. I was number nine in the queue when… Read the rest

The Zenni Optical Glasses Order

I’m not sure what to think.  My Zenni Optical order placed April 3rd arrived yesterday, but… well… I think… I hope… that they shipped the wrong glasses. First off, there are three pair of glasses, which is what we ordered, shown below. I ordered this first pair in “Clear Burgundy”. I ordered this pair in “Gray”: And this pair was to be “Clear Purple”: However, the pairs we got look NOTHING like the ones I ordered. Here they are. Metal… Read the rest

Arizona’s Raising Our Withholding Taxes

Since I take care of Mr. A’s transaction privilege taxes online, I get a monthly email with reminders, updates and changes to Arizona taxes.  A couple of weeks ago, an additional one came through stating that Senate Bill 1185 had been approved and our withholding will be increased beginning May 1, 2009. It’s not a lot, but Arizona withholding taxes are going up. Here’s a screenshot of the increases: If you review my earlier post, on how to calculate your… Read the rest

Hello? Is Anybody Out There?

Not many comments lately – is everyone extra busy?  Are my posts extra boring of late?  I know, you’re all out playing in the sunshine because it’s finally spring! Today I’d like to open up the floor to you. What would you like to know about me? Ask me any questions you may have and I’ll make a Questions and Answers post. Just to sweeten the pot, I’ll give a $25 Amazon Gift Certificate to one person who submits a… Read the rest