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Thieves attempted to place charges on our credit card this weekend. 9 Baked Potato May 9 May 9 12 485
Could anyone explain what all these Medicare Hotline etc. ads talking about 8 kacekwl Oct 2021 Apr 30 1 1537
Two inflation-fighting strategies (personal story) 1 NJCher Mar 22 Mar 22 13 1076
What does Uber cost? 4 bucolic_frolic Jan 2022 Jan 2022 0 950
Insurers are supposed to pay for COVID-19 tests starting Jan. 15. 0 BigmanPigman Jan 2022 Jan 2022 3 1267
A money-saving tip if you shop Target online and have items shipped. 7 Croney Jan 2022 Jan 2022 32 3045
Realtors, attorneys or related: property questions 7 Tetrachloride Oct 2021 Oct 2021 0 1039
Background check reports and public records on property taxes / benefits question 2 Tetrachloride Oct 2021 Oct 2021 0 1571
Hope to purchase a small, subcompact SUV soon, suggestions? 20 appalachiablue Sep 2021 Oct 2021 0 1257
Any recommendations for a good durable reliable cell phone? 18 dixiegrrrrl Mar 2021 Jun 2021 3 10118
How boiler room spammers ripped off my mother. 1 Koch Ebola Jun 2021 Jun 2021 0 2619
It's been recently brought to my attention RE: Paper Towels 17 OAITW r.2.0 Mar 2021 Mar 2021 7 6076
What do you think is the most difficult purchase (of everyday stuff) & why? 12 Stuart G Feb 2021 Feb 2021 3 7220
I need a new front loader washer, which brand is best? Anyone have a lemon to avoid? 25 58Sunliner Nov 2020 Nov 2020 0 10973
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 sl8 Nov 2020 Nov 2020 0 2790
Various Cut, Sliced Fruits Sold By Walmart Recalled For Listeria Concerns 1 sl8 Oct 2020 Oct 2020 1 4392
What'd ya do- public adjuster Performing poorly? 4 3Hotdogs Sep 2020 Sep 2020 1 1521
Phishing Report 3 no_hypocrisy Sep 2020 Sep 2020 2 1813
AT&T cellphone plan 9 no_hypocrisy Sep 2020 Sep 2020 2 2479
50 Things You Always Believed That Aren't True 6 mfcorey1 Jun 2020 Jun 2020 2 5924
A wonderful site that shows repair parts for almost anything in almost every brand.. 4 fadedrose Mar 2012 Jun 2020 4 6774
Would you buy a reburbished computer with a 3 year repair policy? 16 3Hotdogs Jun 2020 Jun 2020 2 2826
15 Things in Your Home That Are About to Become Obsolete 14 mfcorey1 May 2020 May 2020 0 3267
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 3259
Moving company rip off 6 Koch Ebola Mar 2020 Apr 2020 1 4202
Has anyone used PODS for a move? Did you read their contract? 10 sinkingfeeling Mar 2020 Mar 2020 3 3845
My 2012 Verizon 4G cell phone died. What is a good cell phone to get? 2 BigmanPigman Feb 2020 Feb 2020 0 3217
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 2469
I received the most amazing "Gift Package" from..."Boys Town" 5 Stuart G Dec 2019 Dec 2019 3 2250
We bought new furniture in August... 12 Freedomofspeech Dec 2019 Dec 2019 0 2146
A very simple idea about "scam calls". Why do we get so many of them? 12 Stuart G Nov 2019 Nov 2019 3 2611
Carding site operator sentenced to 90 months in prison 1 Backseat Driver Aug 2019 Nov 2019 1 1619
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 1457
Orlando Bank lost her jewels, but later they turned up at auction... 4 Stuart G Nov 2019 Nov 2019 3 1868
Credit scores and "credit usage" 7 Beartracks Oct 2019 Oct 2019 0 1714
How much to tip when the service is bad 10 mfcorey1 Aug 2019 Sep 2019 0 2160
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 1790
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 2426
U.S. senators ask Amazon CEO if 'Amazon's Choice' deceives consumers 4 Eugene Aug 2019 Aug 2019 2 1486
Cash, keys and 34 more things that will soon be obsolete 1 mfcorey1 Jul 2019 Jul 2019 5 1798
Legitimate Fraud Advisory from Social Security Administration 5/17/19 5 Stuart G May 2019 Jun 2019 3 2269
Got a Scam Call today ....from this number 619-245-4623..A San Diego number 12 Stuart G May 2019 May 2019 3 2708
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 2115
Be aware that Verizon stores "only sell phones." 15 JayhawkSD Mar 2019 Mar 2019 4 2802
I need to buy an air conditioner or two. 8 no_hypocrisy Aug 2018 Mar 2019 0 2544
I have been asked by fellow DUers to post this here. 2 allgood33 Jan 2019 Feb 2019 13 2081
Paying back a bad loan 5 no_hypocrisy Feb 2019 Feb 2019 1 2161
Very cheap, and Very Ugly way to improve insulation from a wall facing the cold wind. 8 Stuart G Nov 2018 Nov 2018 4 2610
If you're in civil litigation, can an attorney get access to your credit history? 8 no_hypocrisy Oct 2018 Nov 2018 0 1948
About Robocalls...FTC Consumer Info.. 2 Stuart G Nov 2018 Nov 2018 0 1824
Why would a big bank like Wells Fargo 10 no_hypocrisy Oct 2018 Oct 2018 2 2452
Cargill recalls 66 tons of ground beef after deadly E coli O26 outbreak 4 dixiegrrrrl Sep 2018 Sep 2018 2 1925
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 4102
If you have a College Illinois! Saving Plan, read this... 0 Joe Nation Aug 2018 Aug 2018 5 2044
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 1761
IRS Late Refund and can't contact them 4 bucolic_frolic Jul 2018 Jul 2018 0 2070
Student Loan Scams..and Where to Get Help 2 Stuart G Apr 2018 Jul 2018 1 1951
IHOP Review 1 no_hypocrisy Jun 2018 Jul 2018 3 1852
Unbiased Financial Information, and a source for general financial education topics.. 0 Stuart G Jul 2018 Jul 2018 1 1737
I need a new washing machine. 21 Ilsa Jun 2018 Jun 2018 0 3892
Pummeled with Shopping Pressure 2 bucolic_frolic Jun 2018 Jun 2018 1 2099
I got the same call that I got 30 or 40 times.. 4 Stuart G May 2018 May 2018 0 2186
Robocaller Hit With Record 120 Million Fine - CBS News: 2 Stuart G May 2018 May 2018 13 1998
About some ads that come back for again..and again...and again... 3 Stuart G Apr 2018 Apr 2018 4 1966
Norwegian Cruise Line Destroys Passengers Vacation, refuses to refund fares 5 Stuart G Apr 2018 Apr 2018 10 2315
Quick question about credit card reward points 11 Beartracks Mar 2018 Mar 2018 0 2248
To Verizon/FIOS Customers 3 no_hypocrisy Mar 2018 Mar 2018 1 1874
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 1500
Boycott companies that support the NRA 8 BigmanPigman Feb 2018 Feb 2018 22 6495
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 2242
Equifax data breach. 7 Jim__ Nov 2017 Nov 2017 0 2420
In the last 3 years Ive fired 4 people 8 safeinOhio Nov 2017 Nov 2017 2 2826
Virginia Officials Warning About Buying Hurricane-Damaged Vehicles 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2017 Oct 2017 1 1918
An - Update Company that claims to " revolutionizing an industry".proof that's a lie... 0 Stuart G Sep 2017 Sep 2017 0 3009
Nestles.."Poland Spring" is common groundwater- new suit alleges: Mercury News: 3 Stuart G Aug 2017 Aug 2017 5 4216
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 3370
'Broken' immigration system leaves Californian farmers short of labour 2 ffr Aug 2017 Aug 2017 0 3232
Reverse Mortgages, .....something to probably avoid...read this entire article first.. 0 Stuart G Aug 2017 Aug 2017 2 2926
How Con Artists Take Advantage of All of Us...Some very useful information.. 0 Stuart G Aug 2017 Aug 2017 2 2611
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