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Would you buy a reburbished computer with a 3 year repair policy? 16 3Hotdogs Jun 2020 Jun 2020 2 2406
What'd ya do- public adjuster Performing poorly? 4 3Hotdogs Sep 2020 Sep 2020 1 1264
I need a new front loader washer, which brand is best? Anyone have a lemon to avoid? 25 58Sunliner Nov 2020 Nov 2020 0 9339
I have been asked by fellow DUers to post this here. 2 allgood33 Jan 2019 Feb 2019 13 1811
Carding site operator sentenced to 90 months in prison 1 Backseat Driver Aug 2019 Nov 2019 1 1357
Quick question about credit card reward points 11 Beartracks Mar 2018 Mar 2018 0 1946
Credit scores and "credit usage" 7 Beartracks Oct 2019 Oct 2019 0 1356
Boycott companies that support the NRA 8 BigmanPigman Feb 2018 Feb 2018 22 6187
My 2012 Verizon 4G cell phone died. What is a good cell phone to get? 2 BigmanPigman Feb 2020 Feb 2020 0 2920
Does anyone else just love Consumer Reports as much as I do? 4 BlueIris May 2011 Jan 2012 1 2421
Does anyone have advice about selling silver? 3 brer cat Aug 2014 Oct 2014 0 2400
Pummeled with Shopping Pressure 2 bucolic_frolic Jun 2018 Jun 2018 1 1903
IRS Late Refund and can't contact them 4 bucolic_frolic Jul 2018 Jul 2018 0 1846
Anyone find a new Toaster Oven that is worth the cost 9 canoeist52 Dec 2011 Mar 2012 0 3621
Does anyone use Mint.com? My wife was thinking about using it and I wanted to get a review... 3 Capt. America Feb 2012 Feb 2012 0 2451
With the stench of burning rubber fresh in my nostrils, I ask for vacuum cleaner purchase advice 15 Chemisse May 2011 Jan 2012 0 4471
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 1888
Found a very cool site for those who have repair all sorts of household items: 6 dixiegrrrrl Jan 2012 Oct 2012 2 3300
I can declare victory over one corp's attempt to rip me off ( for now, anyhow) 1 dixiegrrrrl Dec 2011 Aug 2012 2 2073
I hope this group will be used/more useful on DU3. 8 dixiegrrrrl Dec 2011 May 2013 0 4613
New version of AD Block justifies allowing *some* ads onto your computer. 0 dixiegrrrrl Dec 2011 Dec 2011 0 1896
Our mosquito zapper seems to be working! 3 dixiegrrrrl Aug 2013 Aug 2013 1 2139
I'll be darned, the system worked. 1 dixiegrrrrl Jun 2015 Jun 2015 5 2373
I think I found a way to get lower prices on Amazon. 0 dixiegrrrrl Jul 2015 Jul 2015 2 2622
Sounds horrible......"Firefox can deliver on-screen notifications even when that site isnít loaded" 3 dixiegrrrrl Feb 2016 Feb 2016 1 2168
Beware of product reviews on Amazon..... 4 dixiegrrrrl Mar 2016 Mar 2016 3 2475
69% of store-bought extra virgin olive oils are FAKE! Here's how to know if it's the real thing: 3 dixiegrrrrl May 2016 Jul 2016 4 10562
These foods have been recalled in the past 7 days: 1 dixiegrrrrl May 2016 May 2016 3 2137
Cargill recalls 66 tons of ground beef after deadly E coli O26 outbreak 4 dixiegrrrrl Sep 2018 Sep 2018 2 1675
Any recommendations for a good durable reliable cell phone? 18 dixiegrrrrl Mar 2021 Jun 10 3 7094
U.S. senators ask Amazon CEO if 'Amazon's Choice' deceives consumers 4 Eugene Aug 2019 Aug 2019 2 1163
Looking for a new washer and dryer...any recommendations on what to buy or not to buy? 7 fadedrose Mar 2012 Aug 2012 0 4661
A wonderful site that shows repair parts for almost anything in almost every brand.. 4 fadedrose Mar 2012 Jun 2020 4 6401
What furniture fabrics release pet hair the easiest? 2 fadedrose Jul 2012 Jul 2012 0 2183
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 fadedrose Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 1306
Protect your most loved books 0 fadedrose Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 1495
Toothpaste tops 0 fadedrose May 2014 May 2014 0 2093
'Broken' immigration system leaves Californian farmers short of labour 2 ffr Aug 2017 Aug 2017 0 2987
We bought new furniture in August... 12 Freedomofspeech Dec 2019 Dec 2019 0 1640
Car turbo-charger question. 5 Hoppy Apr 2016 May 2016 0 3650
I need a new washing machine. 21 Ilsa Jun 2018 Jun 2018 0 3071
Need safety work shoes....steel or composite toes. 7 inanna Jul 2017 Jul 2017 1 2783
Need advice/suggestions on easy-to-use, table-top cd player-radio for 90 yr. old friend 3 japple Dec 2015 Feb 2016 0 2080
Be aware that Verizon stores "only sell phones." 15 JayhawkSD Mar 2019 Mar 2019 4 2385
"AS IS" "WHERE IS" clause in terms and conditions on buying a new furnace. 0 Jim__ Nov 2012 Nov 2012 0 3362
Equifax data breach. 7 Jim__ Nov 2017 Nov 2017 0 2203
If you have a College Illinois! Saving Plan, read this... 0 Joe Nation Aug 2018 Aug 2018 5 1845
Wells Fargo now requires customers to give up their Constitutional rights 1 johncoby2 Dec 2011 Dec 2011 3 2512
Don't know if this is the right place but I need advice. Is there an company that works with 0 jwirr Jan 2015 Jan 2015 0 2034
Looking for advice. I am going to need to get new Transportation in the next 24 months. 0 kickysnana Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 1699
Does anyone know where I could get a list of insurance companies state approved rate increases? 0 Klukie Jul 2013 Jul 2013 0 1463
Moving company rip off 6 Koch Ebola Mar 2020 Apr 2020 1 3876
How boiler room spammers ripped off my mother. 1 Koch Ebola Jun 4 Jun 4 0 1804
Question about High Deductible health insurance 4 LiberalEsto Jan 2014 Apr 2016 1 2709
5 household items you should insure 0 littlemissmartypants Apr 2013 Apr 2013 2 1955
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 2883
This Amtrak Flash Sale Is Pretty Awesome 0 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 2016 Aug 2016 0 1869
Virginia Officials Warning About Buying Hurricane-Damaged Vehicles 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2017 Oct 2017 1 1740
Anybody have a good experience with a term life insurance company? 4 mahina Aug 2012 Dec 2013 0 2598
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 1329
Cash, keys and 34 more things that will soon be obsolete 1 mfcorey1 Jul 2019 Jul 2019 5 1551
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 2093
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 1515
How much to tip when the service is bad 10 mfcorey1 Aug 2019 Sep 2019 0 1831
15 Things in Your Home That Are About to Become Obsolete 14 mfcorey1 May 2020 May 2020 0 2630
50 Things You Always Believed That Aren't True 6 mfcorey1 Jun 2020 Jun 2020 2 5537
THIS DEVICE FULLY CHARGES SMARTPHONES IN 30 SECONDS 1 MindMover Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 2115
Scary stuff, car crashes and death 1 My Good Babushka Mar 2014 Apr 2014 2 10245
Anyone here enjoy the Consumerist? It's the snarkier sibling of Consumer Reports. 2 myrna minx Mar 2012 Aug 2013 1 2721
Watch out for new credit score 3 Nasty Jack Mar 2013 Apr 2013 1 2357
Need advice on catastrophic health ins for a family. 3 Nay Mar 2012 Feb 2013 1 2235
Anyone here have a Jitterbug phone? Or know someone who has one? I have some questions.... 5 Nay Oct 2012 Nov 2012 0 2771
Do businesses exist to purchase the contents of homes? 7 no_hypocrisy Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 3056
To Verizon/FIOS Customers 3 no_hypocrisy Mar 2018 Mar 2018 1 1699
IHOP Review 1 no_hypocrisy Jun 2018 Jul 2018 3 1680
I need to buy an air conditioner or two. 8 no_hypocrisy Aug 2018 Mar 2019 0 2222
Why would a big bank like Wells Fargo 10 no_hypocrisy Oct 2018 Oct 2018 2 2117
If you're in civil litigation, can an attorney get access to your credit history? 8 no_hypocrisy Oct 2018 Nov 2018 0 1704
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