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by appliancejunk
Mon Aug 24, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Fidelity card fraud
Replies: 36
Views: 4054

Re: Fidelity card fraud

I recently had a fraudulent charge on my Fidelity card. What blew my mind is that they called me to ask if the fraudulent charge was legit and wanted me to confirm my identity with last 4 of social and other info... I said " You called me! I'm not giving you that info". I hung up and call...
by appliancejunk
Mon Aug 17, 2020 4:43 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: College costs for 4 kids -- is my plan unrealistic?
Replies: 31
Views: 2888

Re: College costs for 4 kids -- is my plan unrealistic?

When they go from dorm to living off campus you do save some, but replace with other costs like utilities. That made me laugh. I remember thinking that several years ago with our child who is now in grad school. Oh boy, first year of undergrad is over and I'm going to save some money this next year...
by appliancejunk
Thu Aug 13, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Fidelity Cash Management
Replies: 18
Views: 2263

Re: Fidelity Cash Management

I have both Fidelity CMA and Ally savings and checking. I do NOT carry the Fidelity ATM/Debit card because there is no way to turn off the debit function (or set the debit limit to $0). Ally's ATM/Debit card allows you to set a $0 limit on the debit function. --vtMaps I can turn my fidelity cma deb...
by appliancejunk
Sun Apr 26, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Fidelity Visa - Authorized User vs Joint Owner for Spouse?
Replies: 5
Views: 862

Re: Fidelity Visa - Authorized User vs Joint Owner for Spouse?

Some good points, thanks for the replies. A bit more info. My wife does have a couple of her own cards. We each have a credit history dating back about 30 years. Going by Credit Karma, Discover, Chase and Citi's "credit reports" both my wife and I have 800+ scores. The only debt we have is...
by appliancejunk
Sun Apr 26, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Fidelity Visa - Authorized User vs Joint Owner for Spouse?
Replies: 5
Views: 862

Fidelity Visa - Authorized User vs Joint Owner for Spouse?

Hello, first time poster but I’m a big fan of the forums. Especially the Personal Finance board! I’m also a big fan of Fidelity and my wife and I have been with them for many years. I’ve been following the great topic of “Fidelity as a one stop shop” for awhile now. I’ve picked up a few tips from it...