Year: 2013

3 Ways to Lower Heating Costs This Winter

MintLife Blog | Personal Finance News & Advice | 3 Ways to Lower Heating Costs This Winter Mintlife Learn about Mint.com or Sign Up | Log in Categories Dec 31, 2013 / By Mary Hiers Aside from your rent or mortgage, few bills are as brutal on your wallet as the heating bill. All four…

A Brief Defense of This Year’s Most Annoying Words

The term “selfie,” like the one being taken here by President Barack Obama and others, became a controversial word and practice in 2013. A Michigan university would like to see some of this year’s most buzzed about words, including “selfie,” twerking” and “Obamacare,” banished in 2014. Lake Superior State University released its annual list of…

Rogers’ new rewards plan hurts some customers: Roseman:

Do you skip the fine print when saying yes to an enticing deal? Do you assume the important details will be disclosed in bold print? This isn’t always the case, as David Balcon learned when he signed up for a new Rogers rewards plan that offered 1,000 free bonus points. “My latest bill was higher…

Subaru WRX: A rational man's sport sedan

Subaru WRX: A rational man's sport sedan It's stiffer, less racy-looking and perhaps just as homely as its predecessors. Maybe homelier. Or perhaps just less outré than some, less subdued than others. It's the 2015 Subaru WRX. Outdoorsy tech guys who've just landed an entry-level manager gig … Read more on MarketWatch The who's who…