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by Murr
Fri Mar 08, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Things to do in Maine
Replies: 72
Views: 6408

Re: Things to do in Maine

We went on a Boston to Bar Harbor trip this past summer....what a blast. My wife wanted to stop in Freeport to check out the LL Bean headquarters. Was a long drive from Boston so this helped break the drive up. Bar Harbor is a neat town with lots of good restaurants and just to walk around. Acadia w...
by Murr
Fri Dec 14, 2018 1:19 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Boston travel ideas (was New England generally)
Replies: 51
Views: 3390

Re: New England travel ideas, summer 2019

We made a similar trip this past summer. Two boys, 11 and 8. Went to Boston for a few days and caught a Sox game and did the usual tourist stuff. I've been there plenty of times but first time for the boys. They liked it but I could tell were getting bored after a long day. We then drove about 4 hrs...
by Murr
Wed Jul 11, 2018 6:30 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Credit score after becoming debt free?
Replies: 48
Views: 4247

Re: Credit score after becoming debt free?

we were in the same position as you, zero debt and paid off the mortgage in Jan. credit score dropped about 30 points the month after but ramped back up to where is was by may.
by Murr
Tue Apr 03, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: VW Atlas
Replies: 49
Views: 6699

Re: VW Atlas

my wife was in love with the ascent until we checked it out in person at the philly car show. the 3rd row was incredibly small and overall didn't feel much different then the outback. had a pilot for years and loved it. really like the older boxy style compared to the new model though.
by Murr
Thu Aug 03, 2017 7:51 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Plumbing problem hose bibb
Replies: 9
Views: 1160

Re: Plumbing problem hose bibb

Just had the same problem on the shutoff valve for my washer. The knob would turn but no water came out, actually was "cleaning" everything in cold, since hot was closed, for months and never knew it.Turned out the valve was stuck in the closed position but the knob still turned. Replaced the entire...