Category Archives: Fees

Realistic resolutions

Happy 2009! Have you made any New Year’s resolutions?  I’m not a particularly successful resolution-keeper. Last year, I vowed to eat healthier, and for six weeks it was nothing but oatmeal for breakfast, salads for lunch, and Lean Cuisine®  for… Continue reading

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Mobile banking saves the day

To me, there’s almost no bigger financial fear than the thought of bouncing a check or overdrawing an account. On top of potential embarrassment, there are also usually fees that go along with having insufficient funds. I normally try to… Continue reading


Read the fine print

I just got back from the airport. Unfortch, I was not returning from a fabulous trip to a tropical location . However I was buying a ticket to one…well, Florida’s not quite the tropics, but I’m sure it will seem that… Continue reading

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It pays to stay organized

One of my great pet peeves in life is late fees. Whether they’re at the video store, the library or on my credit card bill — it drives me crazy to have to pay extra just because I’m disorganized. Recently… Continue reading