Eating Healthy Is No Cheap Task

I wouldn’t consider myself a health nut by any stretch of the imagination.  In fact, up until the point I graduated college, I would have to categorize myself as anti-healthy.  Even though I was extremely active and played tennis, baseball and golf throughout high-school and college, it was the food that I liked to eat […]


When is a Closed Credit Card Account Balance Due?

Thinking about canceling a credit card? Wondering what that will do to the balance or payment schedule? Wondering whether you have to pay the balance first? Or, are you facing the frightening possibility of credit card default? As it turns out, closing a card is relatively easy, regardless of whether or not you have an […]


What To Do With Those Old Electronics

By now, everybody has an old cell phone, mp3 player, digital camera, or any number of other types of electronics floating around. But, what’s the best thing to do with them? Are they worth anything? Should you just throw them away? What if somebody reads all those embarrassing text messages to your now-former significant other? […]


2011 American Silver Eagle Coins Just Released

The U.S. Mint just released for limited distribution the 2011 American Silver Eagle. Having purchased twenty 2010 Silver Eagle coins last year (pictured right), I had to snap up another 20 of the 2011 coins. They are simply stunning. You can purchase these coins either in proof or uncirculated. I’ve always gone with the uncirculated […]


Free Year of the Wall Street Journal Online from OptionsHouse

OptionsHouse, a leader amongst the online discount broker community is now offering all new account holders a one year subscription to the Wall Street Journal Online for FREE.  The requirements to obtain this promotion are simple and twofold.  First, you must open up an OptionsHouse trading account before March 31st, 2011 (when this promotion is […]


Save Time and Money By Preparing Your Car for Winter

Each and every year of my brief 26 year life, I spend the holidays in New Jersey.  My entire family lives just a stones throw from each other and before you go thinking its just a few people, you should know that my Uncle Joe is working on his 9th kid this fall.  All in […]