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It Pays to Complain…Sometimes

It’s like the old saying goes, if you don’t ask you don’t get. I recently had called Proctor and Gamble to complain about one of their products. I began to notice that some of the items in my dishwasher we’re … Continue reading

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Shopping Surveys

Yesterday while shopping in one of my favorite stores, a man with a clipboard came up to me and asked if  I would mind taking a short survey.  I had a choice, a brief 2 minute survey or a 5 … Continue reading

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Using eBay to get rid of all your old stuff.

When I first started to plan to retire I decided to get rid of a lot of old my stuff.  I mean many years of collected junk and start anew. Being the type of person that hates waste, I looked … Continue reading

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Home phone savings

Home phone savings. After we retired we decided that we did not need a second phone line. We had two, one was for personal use the other mainly for work. It was not so much of the cost of the … Continue reading

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Building your own web site

This web site has been built and maintained by use. This project is not for the faint hearted. We started this site to create a mini community of like minded retirees to share ideas. Having a background in electronic engineering … Continue reading

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Home remedies exposed

Home Remedies exposed…Yes but does it work? So I got this book (two books, actually) about how to use common household items to do just about everything in the world while saving millions of dollars!  Yeah sure?   These books made … Continue reading

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