Archive for January, 2009

The Superbowl winner will be…

The Pittsburgh Steelers.


Because the Steelers have the better defense, and defense almost always wins championships. It’s true the long touchdown passes and breakaway runs are sometimes more exciting. But like with the defense-minded New York Giants last year, it’s often defense that matters more. It’s the same way in the World Series in baseball. Good […]

Savings advice heats up

I’m getting a slew of news releases today about saving money on heating – I guess because of the cold weather sweeping across some parts of the country.

Below is typical advice. These come courtesy of, a portal for saving money on credit cards, insurance and loans. My comments on the tips are in italics.

Protect […]