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by ohjodi
Thu Feb 21, 2019 2:20 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Interest Rates on Credit Cards
Replies: 9
Views: 225

Re: Interest Rates on Credit Cards

Ok, sorry but here's another of Ohjodi's essays about credit cards, LOL My two sisters, and their families, and I live in Illinois. Next month they're driving to Northern Wisconsin (in MARCH!) for a cousin's wedding. Lots of snow and bad weather. A lot can go wrong :-| One sister doesn't have a cred...
by ohjodi
Wed Feb 20, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Interest Rates on Credit Cards
Replies: 9
Views: 225

Re: Interest Rates on Credit Cards

I think it's a good idea to have a couple of cards, even tho you might not use them on a regular basis. It is very difficult to buy an airline ticket if you don't have one and to reserve a hotel room. Of course, you could use a debit card I suppose, but I do like the fact that your credit card will...
by ohjodi
Wed Feb 20, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Buying Dollar store food - I can do it!
Replies: 21
Views: 931

Re: Buying Dollar store food - I can do it!

so i went and did further investigation into our other dollar store - dollar general Wonder if they thought i was weird, since i was standing in front of the freezer refrigerator sections for some time. Besides milk and eggs, this one has our favorite Nathan's hot dogs. I used to like Hebrew Nation...
by ohjodi
Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Interest Rates on Credit Cards
Replies: 9
Views: 225

Re: Interest Rates on Credit Cards

American Express? I have one but no interest since you have to pay it off. Is this something new? I have a citibank chase, but it is affiliated through the military so less than 10% Store cards are generally high rates - got rid of all of mine. American Express has many credit cards, in addition to...
by ohjodi
Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Interest Rates on Credit Cards
Replies: 9
Views: 225

Re: Interest Rates on Credit Cards

Most credit cards offer many benefits such as extending warranties, theft protection, price protection, car rental insurance, and they get involved with disputes between you and a merchant about charges, damaged products, bad service, etc. They're also needed for hotel reservations, and it's best to...
by ohjodi
Tue Feb 19, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Buying Dollar store food - I can do it!
Replies: 21
Views: 931

Re: Buying Dollar store food - I can do it!

clemencia2us wrote:
Tue Feb 19, 2019 8:52 pm
The government already subsidizes farmers - so we are all already on the dole so to speak.
That is true! Unfortunately the US doesn't subsidies farmers who grow broccoli, tomatoes, and greens, etc, which is why they cost so much. It's all for corn, dairy, wheat, and meats.