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Wed Jul 22

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ed1007 replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 10:45 AM

Re: a real budget

I think that the point is to do what works for you. The point of a budget is to make you think about what you are spending and why you are spending it in that way, the best way to do that is different for different people, one reason that couples can [more]

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ed1007 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 10:23 AM

Re: Gas Mileage

I would also suggest a significant factor is elevation change. Going up hill on the way there and down hill on the way back.....

Mon Jul 6

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ed1007 replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 3:12 PM

Re: The Coming EMV Payment Paradigm Shift, Part 2

>>The consumer will actually let go of the card as it enters the terminal much like one typically does when using an ATM.<<


I do not think this is true in all cases. In the ones I have encountered so for the card is inserted [more]

Wed Jun 10

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ed1007 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 4:24 PM

Re: Next Payment Due...

>>>It's principal, people.

Maybe that's why it was difficult to send in extra payments.
<<<

Well that might explain it....

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ed1007 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 4:22 PM

Re: Next Payment Due...

>>This is inconvenient to me, because if I pay electronically from my checking account, I don't have a place to indicate Extra Principle.
So paper checks it is...<<

Same for me. It forced me to go to paper checks for this one [more]

Tue Jun 9

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ed1007 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:57 PM

Re: Next Payment Due...

Recently the people who service the loan (servicer?) for a mortgage loan I had changed. On this loan I was paying extra each month to pay the loan off sooner. With the previous servicer the extra was going to principle and it was noted that way on [more]

Fri May 15

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ed1007 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:27 PM

Re: Millennial Parents Sink Under Weight of Debt

"Some people cannot work "anywhere""

This made me chuckle...

I am one of those people... I can only work on a beach with a pina colada in my hand...

Or were you being serious....

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ed1007 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:24 PM

Re: Millennial Parents Sink Under Weight of Debt

"the Fentons are among the one in five Millennials who are living in poverty"


They have no idea what poverty is......Give me a break....

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