Resolutions 2012

As the year ends and a new one is about to begin, I realize that when I have done something to improve my life it has never been about setting a starting date. Change has always instead been triggered by a significant moment resulting in determined and prolonged action. Continue reading

Identity Theft

I went to my credit union yesterday to straighten out a little problem. When my debit card information was stolen and used, I immediately reported what was going on and my credit union refunded my money and put a watch on my account. I am awaiting new plastic. One thing was refunded to me twice and I would rather take care of that sooner than be surprised about it later. Our conversation follows, starting after I walked in the door. Continue reading

So Long and Thanks for All the Fish

This is my fond farewell to my Facebook friends. My identity was hacked through Facebook and with that theft we have been deluged by telemarketers in spite of the fact that we are on the Do Not Call list, and there have been a few transactions from my checking account that I never made. Continue reading