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by SandiSAHM
Sat Sep 24, 2016 11:42 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Do you get to choose your utility companies?
Replies: 16
Views: 2763

Re: Do you get to choose your utility companies?

Anyway we do have one company that services the lines and equipment - AEP. Okay, the concept of an MLM approach to utility sales is just scary enough to make me happy we have no choices, LOL. But I think my electric provider, PSO, is run by AEP now. It wasn't when I moved to the Tulsa area original...
by SandiSAHM
Fri Sep 23, 2016 3:43 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: What is obsolete for you now and going obsolete as we speak??
Replies: 36
Views: 7217

Re: What is obsolete for you now and going obsolete as we speak??

BeckyO wrote: slips white on top with navy blue bottoms.
I've never seen anything like that. That's brilliant!
by SandiSAHM
Fri Sep 23, 2016 3:40 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: young people don't buy cars and homes anymore?
Replies: 16
Views: 2846

Re: young people don't buy cars and homes anymore?

I'm racking my brain trying to figure out why our cost of living here seems so much lower than the apartment. Even after having to put gutters and fencing up, we have so much more liquidity now and it's not like our income has changed since we got out of the apartment. We sold one vehicle but it cos...
by SandiSAHM
Fri Sep 23, 2016 3:28 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Do you get to choose your utility companies?
Replies: 16
Views: 2763

Do you get to choose your utility companies?

I read that people in some areas can choose their utility companies, like which company they get their electricity from. Can you do that? If so, which services do you have selections for and how often do you "shop" to see if you're getting the best deal? We have no choices here. Electric - one provi...
by SandiSAHM
Fri Sep 23, 2016 3:10 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: young people don't buy cars and homes anymore?
Replies: 16
Views: 2846

Re: young people don't buy cars and homes anymore?

Ownership - requires maintenance costs - Lawn and landscape upkeep, included tools, gas for a lawn mower, appliance repair/replace. So the premium is less than the simple numbers show. On the acre+ we used gas for a riding lawn mower. Here we use a battery powered electric mower and an electric wee...
by SandiSAHM
Thu Sep 22, 2016 2:06 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: young people don't buy cars and homes anymore?
Replies: 16
Views: 2846

Re: young people don't buy cars and homes anymore?

My niece is almost 40 My DH is 40 and this is the 3rd house we've owned together - his first was my 4th, he was added to the deed when DD was born. I bought my first at 24, back in the days when a 10% mortgage interest rate wasn't unheard of. :o But that was back when you could get decent interest ...