Fix a Switch

My old Black & Decker corded weed trimmer stopped working a few weeks ago. They sell for about 50 bucks on Amazon, but that’s not how I roll. I knew the problem was with the switch that operates the trimmer. The smoke that came out of the handle was a

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Selling on Ebay

I recently started posting items for sale on Ebay again. I’ve been a member since 2010, but I have definitely purchased more items than I have sold over the past nine years. The cost of shipping and the percentage that Ebay takes has made it harder to make money. I’m

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Another Broken Appliance

It seems like kitchen appliances are always breaking down. The latest one to stop working at my home is our 4 year old Maytag Microwave. Whirlpool acquired Maytag in 2006. They also own KitchenAid, Jenn-Air, and Amana. The door switch has been acting up for a while. It thinks the

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Monthly Income

Several types of investment will produce a monthly income. There are exceptions, but most money market and bond funds pay a monthly dividend. Real estate investment trusts also commonly payout monthly. You can have the monthly dividends reinvested if you don’t need the income right now. With these types of

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