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"AS IS" "WHERE IS" clause in terms and conditions on buying a new furnace. 0 Jim__ Nov 2012 Nov 2012 0 3362
"Flip This House" Seminar...Coming to Chicago. Saw a TV Commercial for this..Never hear of it..so. 3 Stuart G Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 3296
'Broken' immigration system leaves Californian farmers short of labour 2 ffr Aug 2017 Aug 2017 0 2988
10 Work At Home Scams...from Scambusters.. 0 Stuart G Feb 2017 Feb 2017 7 2334
15 Things in Your Home That Are About to Become Obsolete 14 mfcorey1 May 2020 May 2020 0 2632
20 Easy Ways -save money on groceries...Huffington Post..3/9/16 0 Stuart G Mar 2016 Mar 2016 0 2277
5 household items you should insure 0 littlemissmartypants Apr 2013 Apr 2013 2 1956
5 Things to Do Immediately If YOur Identty is Stolen 5 Stuart G Jul 2013 Oct 2013 3 2597
50 Things You Always Believed That Aren't True 6 mfcorey1 Jun 2020 Jun 2020 2 5538
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
8 Well Known Companies that Lied in Their Advertisments 0 Stuart G May 2017 May 2017 4 2401
9 Products that last forever, and one that does not, (thankfully) 0 Stuart G Sep 2016 Sep 2016 2 1650
A very simple idea about "scam calls". Why do we get so many of them? 12 Stuart G Nov 2019 Nov 2019 3 1964
A wonderful site that shows repair parts for almost anything in almost every brand.. 4 fadedrose Mar 2012 Jun 2020 4 6409
About Robocalls...FTC Consumer Info.. 2 Stuart G Nov 2018 Nov 2018 0 1574
About some ads that come back for again..and again...and again... 3 Stuart G Apr 2018 Apr 2018 4 1733
An - Update Company that claims to " revolutionizing an industry".proof that's a lie... 0 Stuart G Sep 2017 Sep 2017 0 2806
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
Any of you using Creedo? 4 quakerboy Aug 2013 Dec 2014 1 2813
Any recommendations for a good durable reliable cell phone? 18 dixiegrrrrl Mar 2021 Jun 10 3 7388
Any tax help available here? nm 2 rhett o rick Mar 2012 May 2012 0 2230
Anybody have a good experience with a term life insurance company? 4 mahina Aug 2012 Dec 2013 0 2599
Anybody use Staples' android app? I wanted... 1 TreasonousBastard Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 1781
Anyone find a new Toaster Oven that is worth the cost 9 canoeist52 Dec 2011 Mar 2012 0 3624
Anyone here enjoy the Consumerist? It's the snarkier sibling of Consumer Reports. 2 myrna minx Mar 2012 Aug 2013 1 2721
Anyone here have a Jitterbug phone? Or know someone who has one? I have some questions.... 5 Nay Oct 2012 Nov 2012 0 2771
Are there any phones made in the US? 8 quakerboy Jan 2012 Jul 2013 0 5794
Are there ANY tv/internet/phone bundles that aren't a scam? 3 tridim Apr 2012 Jun 2012 0 3300
Are we allowed to by prescriptions out of the country? 7 Sadie5 May 2017 May 2017 0 4689
AT&T cellphone plan 9 no_hypocrisy Sep 2020 Sep 2020 2 2125
Be aware that Verizon stores "only sell phones." 15 JayhawkSD Mar 2019 Mar 2019 4 2390
Beware of product reviews on Amazon..... 4 dixiegrrrrl Mar 2016 Mar 2016 3 2475
Beware of this scam...got a phone call..one minute ago.........First American Bank..beware.. 8 Stuart G May 2013 Nov 2016 3 10890
Boycott companies that support the NRA 8 BigmanPigman Feb 2018 Feb 2018 22 6187
Car turbo-charger question. 5 Hoppy Apr 2016 May 2016 0 3652
Carding site operator sentenced to 90 months in prison 1 Backseat Driver Aug 2019 Nov 2019 1 1358
Cargill recalls 66 tons of ground beef after deadly E coli O26 outbreak 4 dixiegrrrrl Sep 2018 Sep 2018 2 1675
Cash, keys and 34 more things that will soon be obsolete 1 mfcorey1 Jul 2019 Jul 2019 5 1553
Cell phone repair 4 Old Codger Aug 2014 Aug 2014 0 2803
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 3172
Credit scores and "credit usage" 7 Beartracks Oct 2019 Oct 2019 0 1359
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 1592
Do businesses exist to purchase the contents of homes? 7 no_hypocrisy Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 3057
Does anyone else just love Consumer Reports as much as I do? 4 BlueIris May 2011 Jan 2012 1 2423
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
Does anyone have advice about selling silver? 3 brer cat Aug 2014 Oct 2014 0 2400
Does anyone have advice on a vacuum you love? 8 OrwellwasRight Dec 2014 Dec 2014 0 3080
Does anyone here know anything about Tracfone? 18 scarletwoman Jan 2014 Jun 2015 0 6261
Does anyone know where I could get a list of insurance companies state approved rate increases? 0 Klukie Jul 2013 Jul 2013 0 1463
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 2452
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
Equifax data breach. 7 Jim__ Nov 2017 Nov 2017 0 2203
Fed Up Consumers..Email Bomb Execs, Get Results..NBC News 0 Stuart G Aug 2013 Aug 2013 2 1503
Found a very cool site for those who have repair all sorts of household items: 6 dixiegrrrrl Jan 2012 Oct 2012 2 3300
Free Tip #2...An easy, very cheap way to clean tarnished discolored silverware 1 Stuart G Dec 2013 Dec 2013 1 2191
Free tip..#1.A simple way to make sure you never get locked out of your car, when you 3 Stuart G Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 2041
Getting free credit reports...and info on paying very old debts... 6 Stuart G May 2017 May 2017 0 2643
Got a Scam Call today ....from this number 619-245-4623..A San Diego number 12 Stuart G May 2019 May 2019 3 2162
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 1155
Groupon 4 Turbineguy Dec 2012 Dec 2012 0 2325
Has anyone used PODS for a move? Did you read their contract? 10 sinkingfeeling Mar 2020 Mar 2020 3 3268
Here is a thread..Angies list..= scam...well worth going to ..(if you haven't seen it yet) 0 Stuart G Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 2071
How boiler room spammers ripped off my mother. 1 Koch Ebola Jun 4 Jun 4 0 1894
How Con Artists Take Advantage of All of Us...Some very useful information.. 0 Stuart G Aug 2017 Aug 2017 2 2448
How much to tip when the service is bad 10 mfcorey1 Aug 2019 Sep 2019 0 1833
How the jewelry has industry changed 2 SoutherDem May 2012 Dec 2012 0 2402
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 got the same call that I got 30 or 40 times.. 4 Stuart G May 2018 May 2018 0 1993
I have been asked by fellow DUers to post this here. 2 allgood33 Jan 2019 Feb 2019 13 1812
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 2887
I hope this group will be used/more useful on DU3. 8 dixiegrrrrl Dec 2011 May 2013 0 4615
I need a new front loader washer, which brand is best? Anyone have a lemon to avoid? 25 58Sunliner Nov 2020 Nov 2020 0 9429
I need a new washing machine. 21 Ilsa Jun 2018 Jun 2018 0 3073
I need to buy an air conditioner or two. 8 no_hypocrisy Aug 2018 Mar 2019 0 2222
I received the most amazing "Gift Package" from..."Boys Town" 5 Stuart G Dec 2019 Dec 2019 3 1842
I think I found a way to get lower prices on Amazon. 0 dixiegrrrrl Jul 2015 Jul 2015 2 2622
I'll be darned, the system worked. 1 dixiegrrrrl Jun 2015 Jun 2015 5 2373
I'll be eligible for Medicare in a few months, and am looking for advice 1 Scuba Mar 2013 Mar 2013 0 1693
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