Archive for the ‘deals’ Category

Sprint finally threw me a bone

Wednesday, January 30th, 2008

I have used Sprint as my mobile carrier since 2001. Not because they have the strongest coverage, the coolest phones or the greatest customer service. .  .  They had a couple of features that I liked, the price was right, I became a customer and have remained too lazy to ...

Highlights of November

Saturday, December 1st, 2007

Some posts from the last month that are worth reading again: $100 LaSalle Bank bonus Coffee Tip - Cinnamon! Mind's Eye Hustler Money Blog Announcement Does Your Pastor Check Your Giving Record? Another Vacation On the Cheap (relatively) Make Some Extra Cash

$75 Chase Checking Bonus

Monday, November 26th, 2007

I came across this link last night for a $75 bonus when you open a Chase checking account with direct deposit. I usually deposit $5 or $25 a month from my paypal or ING account. Works every time. Chase is also offering a $50 bonus after your first purchase with the Chase Freedom Visa Card ...

Interesting Loan Offer

Monday, November 26th, 2007

I just received this notice in the mail last week regarding our car loan payment. We are pretty tight for cash right now so I am tempted to accept the offer, but I'm not completely convinced that the deal is such a good idea in the long run. Here is the pitch: Good news! There's ...

This Seems Overblown

Saturday, November 24th, 2007

I panned an article by MBH in my last post, but the hype around so-called "Cyber Monday" seems to make his point. I am a big fan of ebates, but a countdown to Cyber Monday seems a little forced. Ebates is not the only online store that is making a big deal ...