Debit card blocking is where gas stations, rental car agencies, hotels, and others ‘put a hold on’ a big chunk of your money if you use a debit card to pay for gas, reserve a rental car, hotel room, etc. In effect, they’re ‘freezing’ your account, or billing your account for an amount that’s very likely more than you intended to pay for that service. They say it’s for their protection…
Ever wondered how to get out of a speeding ticket? My husband Jim does and here are the steps that Jim went through to get out of a speeding ticket. He accepted the ticket on the spot, but he basically plea-bargained’ his way out of it. This is what worked for Jim… maybe it will work for you if you plan on fighting a speeding ticket.
Based on the fact that Jim and I have each received a ticket on Thanksgiving, you might want to be EXTRA cautious when driving during the holidays… especially Thanksgiving!
My mom and brother have donated cars to charity before. From their experience, I learned a few things about the process. The biggest thing I learned: It’s so quick and simple! Here’s what you need to know about donating cars to charity, plus some car donation centers to consider.
Here’s a classic example of just how FAST the price of gas was rising this morning!… You won’t believe this.
What’s the average mileage for my vehicle? Are other drivers actually getting the mileage that’s posted on the window sticker? How is gas mileage determined anyway? How can I track my gas mileage online for free? Where’s the lowest-priced gas in my neighborhood? What’s a FUN way that I can ‘play along’ and help other drivers by sharing my own experiences? Find answers to these questions… and more!
Jim got ANOTHER speeding ticket!
Jim got a ticket… after YEARS of driving ticket-free. Then, he immediately got ANOTHER one!
We recently researched information about the most stolen cars and found the following facts about stolen cars that might be of interest to you.