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There is an old, hilarious comedy film from 2005 called, Fun With Dick and Jane. It stars Jim Carrey and Tea Leoni. The film is about an upper-class couple who lose their money and can’t adjust to poverty. There is a memorable scene about enrolling … [Read more...] about Human Guinea Pig for Medical Trials – Worth the Money and Risk?
Quick joke: Do you know why you should never assume anything? Because when you, “assume,” you make an “ass,” out of, “u,” and, “me!” I love that joke. When I get into problems of my own creation, I always reflect on it. This is especially true when I … [Read more...] about Your Car Isn’t a Moving Van – Don’t Overload It
For many people, being a driver is an identity. However, for many others, like myself, it’s a necessity. I need to drive to shuttle family members and for work. Some people buy and trade in vehicles every few years because their vocation demands the … [Read more...] about Scams to Avoid When Buying a Used Car
As I get older, I steadily realize that a homeowner must assume a banker’s mindset relative to home maintenance. The value of home and property must be maintained at all costs. That can be hard to do, considering how often a person … [Read more...] about Money Pit Projects That Will Tank Your Home’s Value
In the consumer rush to find the best deals and discounts, most people don’t take a moment to consider the true meaning of Memorial Day. Memorial Day is a federal holiday of observance dedicated to showing respect to every American military member, … [Read more...] about Memorial Day Deals for Active Duty, Veterans, and Families