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Death Week – Get A Living Trust

If you own a house, you should look into forming a Revocable Living Trust.  It can save you tens of thousands of dollars.  Your...

Death Week – PODs & TODs

To avoid Probate, put the designation of P.O.D. (Payable On Death) on your bank accounts – checking, savings, CDs - and T.O.D. (Transfer On...

2011 Review: My Pappy, PODs and TODs

I wanna recap some 2011 Highlights:  My father passed away.  Wait, what?  Allow me to rephrase.  My pappy passed away in 2011, but we had...

$1,000 from Spendster

Have you ever made a stupid purchase?  Was your retirement plan heavily leveraged in Beanie Babies?  Did you have a timeshare in Abbottabad?  Well, if you...

Capital One is Done, mostly…

  The Venture Match My Miles offer has gone the way of the Dodo.  Well, the part about them matching up to 100K airline frequent...

$1,120 in Free Gift Cards from Capital One

************** OFFER ENDED ************** April 5, 2011 ************************ > 50,000 Free Continental/United Frequent Flyer Miles > Make your own PDF with freeware PDF Creator > Charity Navigator Click on "Chip's Favorite Credit...

Venmo yo dough

Do your friends have Alligator Arms when the bill comes?  Venmo makes it possible for them to use a credit card to pay you back (or you pay...

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5 Free Songs on iTunes

Offer expires March 15, 2011 > American Express offer for 5 Free Songs on iTunes > Chip stand-up CD "You Might Be A Redhead" on iTunes >...

Delta FF miles NEVER expire!

Not since Sir Walter Raleigh put his cape over a mud puddle to keep the tootsies of The Queen clean, have I seen such...

Mother May I… Avoid Probate – Part III – The Search for Spock

> Probate Shortcuts - By State or click here, choose your state, click Probate Shortcuts > Allowable Probate Fees - California > Use a Revocable Living...

Darby Drops to .25%

The gravy train has stopped.  My 36 month Step-Up CD was getting 4% at Darby.  Alas, The Man shut them down Friday.  Ameris Bank took them over...

Mother May I… Avoid Probate – Part II – Electric Boogaloo

> States that allow TOD on vehicles > Securities and Exchange Commission - Regarding Transfer On Death (TOD) Registration > Probate Shortcuts - By State or...

Mother May I… Avoid Probate – Part I

> Securities and Exchange Commission - Regarding Transfer On Death (TOD) Registration > Probate Shortcuts - By State or click here, choose your state, click...

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