January 2010

Thursday Tidbits #6

by Kay Lynn

Where do you get financial information?  In addition to the usual suspects (newspapers, magazines and financial services companies) I wanted to tell you about a couple of resources I use.  AARP isn’t just for retired people anymore and they have a lot of resources on personal finance and money.  Another money newsletter I subscribe to […]

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What’s Your Number?

by Kay Lynn

Remember the commercials  for a financial services company showing people walking around with various numbers?  The number was the amount of money needed for retirement.  It varied by person, but of course the company could help you get to your number. I didn’t think much about it at the time other than the fact that […]

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My Phone is Smart

by Kay Lynn

I’ve been wanting more from my phone and decided to upgrade to a smart phone last month.  What made me take the plunge? Other than J. Money’s convincing review of his iPhone, I wanted a device that would save me time and increase productivity.  There were really only three options in my mind and I […]

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It’s been a roller coaster week.  Monday morning started off with good news.  My entry in the local newspaper drawing was selected.  What did I win?  A football autographed by one of the most loved San Diego Chargers – LaDanian Thomlinson.  Woo hoo!  I wear his jersey (okay a female version) every game day and […]

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It seems like people are in two camps regarding leftovers.  Either you like them or you don’t.  An important factor in preference is whether you grew up eating this type of dinner. My parents grew up in large families where there wasn’t a dime to spare.  They certainly never let food go to waste.  They […]

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