weekend scoop

Were you disappointed when Mark McGuire admitted he used steroids?  It tarnished his records and entire career and turned many fans away.  That’s how I felt recently about a personal finance guru. Not only did Suze Orman pitch a questionable pre-paid debit card but what took the cake for me was the way she handled […]

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

The first week back in the office after the holidays was not typical this year.  Our office was open Monday when most of our customers were not in the office which made for a nice catch up day.  Unfortunately, I came back from vacation with a bad cold so wasn’t as productive as usual and […]

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

One thing I love about this time of year is the focus on spending time with co-workers, friends and family.  Last night was the company holiday party and it’s so fun to see everyone dressed to the nines once a year. To break away from black, I bought a cranberry colored cocktail dress.  Don’t worry […]

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

Did you score any deals during the Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales?  I bought several things on my list but one item induced a great deal of amusement in my family.  As you probably tell from the title, I bought a Xbox and Kinect bundle. The amusement is because I’m not a gamer.  But I didn’t […]

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

A bright piece of information this week was the drop in the national, state and local unemployment rates.  California’s dropped for the third month in a row and I can smell recovery. I am cautiously optimistic this trend will continue and we’ll see a lot of improvement in the coming year.  I wonder if the […]

{ Comments on this entry are closed }