47 More Things We Hate Spending Our Hard Earned Money On

I Hate Parking from Aaron Jacobs at Flickr

In the first week of this month I participated in Blogelina’s 100 comments on my blog post event.  I composed a post entitled 10 Things We Hate Spending Our Hard Earned Money On and I actually had only nine items. I asked my readers and new visitors to please comment and let [CLICK TO CONTINUE...]

Accepting Credit Cards in a Small Business

Pile of Credit Cards

My husband’s business is still alive, but we’ve had to make some big changes.  For one thing, we have decided that the distance he is willing to drive must be reduced dramatically.  From the beginning when he started his business, he would take any job no matter how far away.  [CLICK TO CONTINUE...]

9 Ways to Avoid Shopping Sprees and Save Money

Endless Shopping Carts by Waldec

Let’s face it. Shopping sure is tempting. You cruise along a Wal-Mart aisle, spot that latest version of Halo 3 you always wanted, and bam! It’s in your shopping cart. Turn an aisle, see a nice piece of pottery that might fit well with your wife’s gardening collection, and it too is in your [CLICK TO CONTINUE...]

I Just Lost $7,889

Thanks photosteve101 @flickr http://www.flickr.com/photos/42931449@N07/5299199423/

So yeah, about that nearly $8000 that I recently lost.  Well, I guess you can’t really say that I lost it because it was technically taken from me by my employer. Wait, that’s not exactly correct either.  My employer would have been happy to keep showing how much vacation I had accrued but [CLICK TO CONTINUE...]

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