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by ohjodi
Tue Jan 28, 2020 5:43 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Scams
Replies: 14
Views: 2128

Re: Scams

Yeah..........when I worked customer service at the bank, I had to take many after-the-fact phone calls from panicked customers. It wasn't until AFTER they got off the phone with the scammer that they thought it might be a scam.... "The electric company said they'd send the police to my house if I d...
by ohjodi
Mon Jan 20, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check-In January 20, 2020
Replies: 29
Views: 2820

Re: Daily Check-In January 20, 2020

I posted a great deal on yarn over in the "freebies and deals" folder. :D
by ohjodi
Sun Jan 19, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: How age affects your frugality.....
Replies: 23
Views: 3643

How age affects your frugality.....

Colonialgirl brought up a good topic in the "How does your location help or hinder your frugality..." thread, and it's something I've been thinking about a lot recently. Here's her quote: " Also - I would mention that it is humbling when age slows you down in your frugal actiivities. Not everything ...
by ohjodi
Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Poor Prince Harry
Replies: 37
Views: 5065

Re: Poor Prince Harry

Harry is still the son of the (soon) KIng.....he will need security. It's not his fault he was born to a King.

Charles will likely pay for it, as he should.
by ohjodi
Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: How Does Your Location Help or Hinder Your Frugality?
Replies: 15
Views: 2083

Re: How Does Your Location Help or Hinder Your Frugality?

My location helps A LOT. I live in a small town/city of about 11k in Central Illinois (it's actually considered a rural community). Rents are cheaper. I get Section 8 assistance, but in a larger city I'd still pay more. Property taxes are high, though. You need a car to live here (and in those large...
by ohjodi
Fri Jan 17, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Cleaning Stainless Steel Sinks
Replies: 16
Views: 1143

Re: Cleaning Stainless Steel Sinks

Try Lemi Shine!! It's granules for your dishwasher, but I use it to clean my hot water kettle, tub and sinks, and to clean out my drains, because I have HARD water, and soap scum and lime stick like glue. Scum just melts away! https://www.lemishine.com/products/detergent_booster/ This stuff is AMAZI...