Archive for the ‘budgeting’ Category

Sprint Gets Rid of Whiny Customers

Tuesday, July 10th, 2007

Many PF bloggers and Fatwallet have gotten a lot of mileage out of complaining to Sprint, talking to their retention department and then signing up for the SERO plan. Hustler saves $15 a month by using the dropped call method. I admire his creativity, but I have my limits. ...

Another Vacation on the Cheap (relatively)

Friday, July 6th, 2007

Oregongirl and I love Chicago and we have made it a tradition to spend a night or two in Chicago for our anniversary each year. As many of you may know, a trip to Chitown can pack a pretty good wallop on the wallet: parking usually costs $25 per ...

Two new doors and deck treatment

Thursday, July 5th, 2007

I spent my fourth of July working on my house. Mrs. Rocket and I invited some of our family over and I quickly put my father to work on installing two new storm doors. Nothing like free labor. . . actually I am going to do some painting for him ...

Ebates

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2007

Oregongirl and I are hooked on shopping at Ebates. They offer cash back for everything we purchase through their site at stores like Staples, Home Depot, Target, Walmart and many more. Ebates is a great deal as long as you stick to a budget. For instance, item #1 is ...

Post on Tithing

Sunday, July 1st, 2007

Freemoneyfinance recently challenged readers to submit a post on the subject of tithing. Here is my entry. Let me know what you think.