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Broke-Ass Financial Coaching: Just Ask for FREE Stuff

I was 23 and I won a sales contest and the prize was reimbursement for electronics. I went to Best Buy knowing what I wanted to buy. I picked out what I wanted, a small tv, dvd player and a camcorder, yes this was a few years ago. I asked the sales guy, “if I buy these things here, what could you give me for free?” Now I have asked for specific things for free at times, like when I bought a washer and dryer, I asked for 3 dvds for free and they worked some magic on the computer and gave them to me.

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Broke Ass Financial Coaching: Last Minute Taxes

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Vicarious Crafting at Adult Education

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Sunny’s Bar: Bluegrass Jams in Redhook

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="photo from brownstoner.com"][/caption] Sunny's is in the same part of Redhook with the Ikea and Fairway. But unlike them, Sunny's has no glowing neon

Broke-Ass Financial Coaching: Financial Skeletons

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Legitimately Attractive Teen Idols

I don't know exactly exactly at what point the Western world decided that THIS counts as an attractive teen idol, but baaaack in myyyy daaaay, (pre-Hanson, most

5 Reasons Why You Should Be Watching Parks & Recreation

Whenever I'd read any AV Club recaps on the few TV shows I watch, I'd always see that little Parks & Recreation icon

Broke-Ass Financial Coaching: US Air Travel

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What Kind of An Asshole Are YOU?

As with whoever wrote about 90 Types of Bitches, likewise, I say there are a comparable amount of types of assholes.  I, however, am

Three Circles of Subway People Hell

Between rush hour, service delays, and inexplicable line changes, riding the subway can be quite the calamitous adventure all on its own without the krazy