The Leased Car…

To Surrender, Buy it Out, or Sell? Did you know that selling a leased car was an option? It’s not always been this way, but in this crazy year (2020), things have gone topsy turvy. The car manufacturers are not making as many cars. People are hanging on to their cars...

Protecting Your Rights As a Consumer

Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash How can you be a more empowered consumer?  There are several ways that you can take and maintain control of your interaction with a service provider. 1.  Always get the name of the employee to whom you are...

A Little Levity…

… and why you should not kill your family member during the Quarantine. Photo by Denis Agati on Unsplash So, you are cooped up with your spouse and your kids and you are having homicidal fantasies as your nap is interrupted for the 5th time...

Tipping: How Much and to Whom?

According to a Consumer Reports survey of more than 1000 adults, more than 27% of respondents said there are more instances where tipping is or could be expected than two years ago.  However, the etiquette guidelines have not kept up with the new services that...