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Any recommendations for a good durable reliable cell phone? 18 dixiegrrrrl Mar 19 Thursday 3 4057
How boiler room spammers ripped off my mother. 1 Koch Ebola Jun 4 Jun 4 0 669
It's been recently brought to my attention RE: Paper Towels 17 OAITW r.2.0 Mar 2021 Mar 2021 7 4611
What do you think is the most difficult purchase (of everyday stuff) & why? 12 Stuart G Feb 2021 Feb 2021 3 3412
I need a new front loader washer, which brand is best? Anyone have a lemon to avoid? 25 58Sunliner Nov 2020 Nov 2020 0 8612
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 sl8 Nov 2020 Nov 2020 0 2576
Various Cut, Sliced Fruits Sold By Walmart Recalled For Listeria Concerns 1 sl8 Oct 2020 Oct 2020 1 3336
What'd ya do- public adjuster Performing poorly? 4 3Hotdogs Sep 2020 Sep 2020 1 1177
Phishing Report 3 no_hypocrisy Sep 2020 Sep 2020 2 1427
AT&T cellphone plan 9 no_hypocrisy Sep 2020 Sep 2020 2 1641
50 Things You Always Believed That Aren't True 6 mfcorey1 Jun 2020 Jun 2020 2 5231
A wonderful site that shows repair parts for almost anything in almost every brand.. 4 fadedrose Mar 2012 Jun 2020 4 6064
Would you buy a reburbished computer with a 3 year repair policy? 16 3Hotdogs Jun 2020 Jun 2020 2 2146
15 Things in Your Home That Are About to Become Obsolete 14 mfcorey1 May 2020 May 2020 0 2565
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 2684
Moving company rip off 6 Koch Ebola Mar 2020 Apr 2020 1 3817
Has anyone used PODS for a move? Did you read their contract? 10 sinkingfeeling Mar 2020 Mar 2020 3 3161
My 2012 Verizon 4G cell phone died. What is a good cell phone to get? 2 BigmanPigman Feb 2020 Feb 2020 0 2756
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 2078
I received the most amazing "Gift Package" from..."Boys Town" 5 Stuart G Dec 2019 Dec 2019 3 1712
We bought new furniture in August... 12 Freedomofspeech Dec 2019 Dec 2019 0 1566
A very simple idea about "scam calls". Why do we get so many of them? 12 Stuart G Nov 2019 Nov 2019 3 1789
Carding site operator sentenced to 90 months in prison 1 Backseat Driver Aug 2019 Nov 2019 1 1303
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 1028
Orlando Bank lost her jewels, but later they turned up at auction... 4 Stuart G Nov 2019 Nov 2019 3 1480
Credit scores and "credit usage" 7 Beartracks Oct 2019 Oct 2019 0 1303
How much to tip when the service is bad 10 mfcorey1 Aug 2019 Sep 2019 0 1731
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 1425
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 1964
U.S. senators ask Amazon CEO if 'Amazon's Choice' deceives consumers 4 Eugene Aug 2019 Aug 2019 2 1118
Cash, keys and 34 more things that will soon be obsolete 1 mfcorey1 Jul 2019 Jul 2019 5 1469
Legitimate Fraud Advisory from Social Security Administration 5/17/19 5 Stuart G May 2019 Jun 2019 3 1865
Got a Scam Call today ....from this number 619-245-4623..A San Diego number 12 Stuart G May 2019 May 2019 3 2070
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 1522
Be aware that Verizon stores "only sell phones." 15 JayhawkSD Mar 2019 Mar 2019 4 2336
I need to buy an air conditioner or two. 8 no_hypocrisy Aug 2018 Mar 2019 0 2138
I have been asked by fellow DUers to post this here. 2 allgood33 Jan 2019 Feb 2019 13 1777
Paying back a bad loan 5 no_hypocrisy Feb 2019 Feb 2019 1 1896
Very cheap, and Very Ugly way to improve insulation from a wall facing the cold wind. 8 Stuart G Nov 2018 Nov 2018 4 2132
If you're in civil litigation, can an attorney get access to your credit history? 8 no_hypocrisy Oct 2018 Nov 2018 0 1637
About Robocalls...FTC Consumer Info.. 2 Stuart G Nov 2018 Nov 2018 0 1541
Why would a big bank like Wells Fargo 10 no_hypocrisy Oct 2018 Oct 2018 2 2045
Cargill recalls 66 tons of ground beef after deadly E coli O26 outbreak 4 dixiegrrrrl Sep 2018 Sep 2018 2 1640
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 3559
If you have a College Illinois! Saving Plan, read this... 0 Joe Nation Aug 2018 Aug 2018 5 1818
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 1565
IRS Late Refund and can't contact them 4 bucolic_frolic Jul 2018 Jul 2018 0 1807
Student Loan Scams..and Where to Get Help 2 Stuart G Apr 2018 Jul 2018 1 1670
IHOP Review 1 no_hypocrisy Jun 2018 Jul 2018 3 1656
Unbiased Financial Information, and a source for general financial education topics.. 0 Stuart G Jul 2018 Jul 2018 1 1499
I need a new washing machine. 21 Ilsa Jun 2018 Jun 2018 0 2952
Pummeled with Shopping Pressure 2 bucolic_frolic Jun 2018 Jun 2018 1 1881
I got the same call that I got 30 or 40 times.. 4 Stuart G May 2018 May 2018 0 1950
Robocaller Hit With Record 120 Million Fine - CBS News: 2 Stuart G May 2018 May 2018 13 1717
About some ads that come back for again..and again...and again... 3 Stuart G Apr 2018 Apr 2018 4 1691
Norwegian Cruise Line Destroys Passengers Vacation, refuses to refund fares 5 Stuart G Apr 2018 Apr 2018 10 2015
Quick question about credit card reward points 11 Beartracks Mar 2018 Mar 2018 0 1896
To Verizon/FIOS Customers 3 no_hypocrisy Mar 2018 Mar 2018 1 1672
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 1303
Boycott companies that support the NRA 8 BigmanPigman Feb 2018 Feb 2018 22 6137
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 1818
Equifax data breach. 7 Jim__ Nov 2017 Nov 2017 0 2161
In the last 3 years Ive fired 4 people 8 safeinOhio Nov 2017 Nov 2017 2 2416
Virginia Officials Warning About Buying Hurricane-Damaged Vehicles 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2017 Oct 2017 1 1715
An - Update Company that claims to " revolutionizing an industry".proof that's a lie... 0 Stuart G Sep 2017 Sep 2017 0 2773
Nestles.."Poland Spring" is common groundwater- new suit alleges: Mercury News: 3 Stuart G Aug 2017 Aug 2017 5 3991
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 3143
'Broken' immigration system leaves Californian farmers short of labour 2 ffr Aug 2017 Aug 2017 0 2952
Reverse Mortgages, .....something to probably avoid...read this entire article first.. 0 Stuart G Aug 2017 Aug 2017 2 2742
How Con Artists Take Advantage of All of Us...Some very useful information.. 0 Stuart G Aug 2017 Aug 2017 2 2419
Need safety work shoes....steel or composite toes. 7 inanna Jul 2017 Jul 2017 1 2736
Phone scams....Information from the FTC, Federal Trade Commission 4 Stuart G Jun 2017 Jun 2017 2 3680
Getting free credit reports...and info on paying very old debts... 6 Stuart G May 2017 May 2017 0 2613
8 Well Known Companies that Lied in Their Advertisments 0 Stuart G May 2017 May 2017 4 2372
Are we allowed to by prescriptions out of the country? 7 Sadie5 May 2017 May 2017 0 4643
Two Asian Women in Ad Who Revolutionized An Industry?....It is a total lie.... 1 Stuart G Apr 2017 Apr 2017 5 7869
10 Work At Home Scams...from Scambusters.. 0 Stuart G Feb 2017 Feb 2017 7 2295
Very Cheap, Easy and Very Clean Way to get rid of ants...yea the crawling insects. 4 Stuart G Sep 2016 Jan 2017 2 2099
Beware of this scam...got a phone call..one minute ago.........First American Bank..beware.. 8 Stuart G May 2013 Nov 2016 3 10820
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