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by parigi723
Thu May 30, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: A book reccommendation .......please?
Replies: 6
Views: 417

A book reccommendation .......please?

Hello everyone: I had such a bad experience with a lawyer that I have decided to write my own will,even though it might not be a proper one. Do you happen to know of a publication that I might request from my library and see the steps to follow? and also the rules of the state of Florida?Many thanks...
by parigi723
Tue Apr 23, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Bilingual legal help for the elderly?????
Replies: 9
Views: 427

Re: Bilingual legal help for the elderly?????

It was a disaster because at the time of drawing the details in a foreign,he omitted important relatives details.
by parigi723
Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Bilingual legal help for the elderly?????
Replies: 9
Views: 427

Bilingual legal help for the elderly?????

Hello dear friends: Many thanks for your helpful replies........all of you have no idea the magnitude of your help in consumers affairs. Today,I'd like to inquire about: Finding a bilingual lawyer to draw a last testament with proceeds to be distributed here in the USA and overseas.I have tried an E...
by parigi723
Mon Apr 01, 2019 12:57 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: English /Spanish dictionary suggestions ??????
Replies: 15
Views: 763

Re: English /Spanish dictionary suggestions ??????

Selfstudy........thank you.
by parigi723
Mon Apr 01, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: English /Spanish dictionary suggestions ??????
Replies: 15
Views: 763

English /Spanish dictionary suggestions ??????

Hello friends: Thank once again for your previous replies,as usual very helful. Perhaps all of you might be able to help me to locate an Spanish/English English /Spanish by Larousse. The selection on Amazon is so wide is mind boggling.Maybe someone in your community can guide me to the proper dictio...
by parigi723
Sun Mar 24, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Cortez,Fl ??????
Replies: 3
Views: 673

Cortez,Fl ??????

Hello:
Anyone has been in Cortez,Fl? Can you give some information about the place? Such as recommended hotel/motels,What to see,places to visit.
Planning to stay if possible a week.Many thanks for your input.parigi.
by parigi723
Wed Mar 20, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Your favorite slow cooker cooking book?
Replies: 6
Views: 825

Your favorite slow cooker cooking book?

Hello:
Since the theme about cooking has been so prolific,I'd like to know if you would like to share your favorite slow cooker book.
Many thanks in advance,parigi.
by parigi723
Wed Mar 20, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Slow cooker vs Instant pot........
Replies: 62
Views: 4830

Re: Slow cooker vs Instant pot........

Hello everyone! Wow! what a response,very educational and I thanks to each and everyone of you.I beleive I'm going to stick with my slow cooker which for me makes wonders,I think you have to spend time,getting used to it or follow the advice of some of the good sites about slow cooker.In my case it ...
by parigi723
Mon Mar 18, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Slow cooker vs Instant pot........
Replies: 62
Views: 4830

Slow cooker vs Instant pot........

Hello everyone:
Many thanks for your previous replies!!!!!!
Is it worth it to switch from slow cooker to Instant pot?
If you have switched kindly advice,many,many thanks,parigi.
by parigi723
Tue Mar 12, 2019 5:44 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Is there a better and cheeper way to send money......
Replies: 19
Views: 1902

Is there a better and cheeper way to send money......

Hello everyone!
Has anyone send money overseas? Do you use the service offered by Walmart? if not,which is the safer and most economical way to
do it.........As always many,many thanks,parigi.
by parigi723
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:42 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Free legal consumer advice? [Legal consultation for car insurance problem]
Replies: 4
Views: 319

Free legal consumer advice? [Legal consultation for car insurance problem]

Hello,many thanks for your previous replies........
I have mentioned before,that I live in a rural area.I might have an issue with my car insurance company and I'd like to know in case I have to
contact a lawyer.Do you have any suggestion that I might be able to apply? Many thanks,parigi.
by parigi723
Sat Jan 05, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: I'm a male 77yrs old and I was wondering....[Should I change my portfolio?]
Replies: 3
Views: 699

I'm a male 77yrs old and I was wondering....[Should I change my portfolio?]

Hello: Many thanks as usual for your previous replies. If it would make sense at my age to sell my present potfolio to the lazy portfolio of 3 or 4 mutual funds.Even though I'm relatively young for today standards,today's political situation worries me.Your opinions will be much appreciated,parigi. ...
by parigi723
Tue Nov 20, 2018 5:22 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Do you have a favorite book for [cooking Mediterranean food]?
Replies: 0
Views: 395

Do you have a favorite book for [cooking Mediterranean food]?

Hello:
Cooking Mediterranean food? I would like to know.
Many thanks,parigi.
by parigi723
Tue Nov 20, 2018 5:17 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Can someone explain what's going on [with the stock market]?
Replies: 96
Views: 13829

Can someone explain what's going on [with the stock market]?

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Hello:
With the stock market ????? I know that usually october is a shaking month,but it keeps going DOWN.Please explain if you know.
Many thanks in advance,parigi.
by parigi723
Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:21 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: How to get rid of palmettos [Palmetto bugs]
Replies: 15
Views: 2444

Re: How to get rid of palmettos [Palmetto bugs]

Hello:
Thank you for your kind replies,always so helpful,kindly overlook my small or big mistakes on my request,I'm still trying to "master" the
English language..........Your patience is much appreciated! parigi.
by parigi723
Mon Nov 12, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: How to get rid of palmettos [Palmetto bugs]
Replies: 15
Views: 2444

How to get rid of palmettos [Palmetto bugs]

Does anyone of you live in Fl?.I live in central florida and every night I have unwelcome visitors,huge cucarachas,I understad they call them palmettos here.Before I call the exterminator I'd like to know if they can be ZAPPED into oblivion with something over the counter or if the commercial exterm...
by parigi723
Wed Nov 07, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Schiff Glucosamine tablets...........
Replies: 2
Views: 778

Schiff Glucosamine tablets...........

Hello:
Many thanks for your previous replies........
Does anyone take schiff glucosamine tablets? Positive,negative replies appreciated!
parigi.
by parigi723
Sat Nov 03, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Argentina Trip Over Winter Break
Replies: 20
Views: 1926

Re: Argentina Trip Over Winter Break

If possible,do not miss Patagonia,(Bariloche and the great lakes) I agree with a visit to ROU,I'm sure you'll enjoy it!!!!!!
Have a safe trip! araucano.
by parigi723
Mon Oct 15, 2018 4:42 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: How do you buy a mattress ?
Replies: 31
Views: 2765

How do you buy a mattress ?

Hello everyone:
Is there a proper way to buy a mattress? I'm about to replace the one in my 5th W travel trailer and I'm curious to hear your advice.
Your input it's much appreciated!parigi.
by parigi723
Sat Sep 29, 2018 11:29 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: For real liquid cod liver oil.........?
Replies: 16
Views: 1312

Re: For real liquid cod liver oil.........?

simply a tsp a day..........thank you!
by parigi723
Sat Sep 29, 2018 9:41 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: For real liquid cod liver oil.........?
Replies: 16
Views: 1312

For real liquid cod liver oil.........?

Hello everyone: How and where would you buy liquid cod liver oil?.....I read that it has to be be good quality,just as with the case of olive oil. Is there a site that would guarantee,that the product is for real.Can you help? As usual many thanks in advance for your replies! parigi.
by parigi723
Fri Sep 28, 2018 4:37 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What have you baked recently?
Replies: 163
Views: 22216

Re: What have you baked recently?

biscotti !
by parigi723
Mon Aug 13, 2018 6:27 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What's the reason you would buy reading glasses at...
Replies: 42
Views: 2802

Re: What's the reason you would buy reading glasses at...

So you use a prescription,instead of buying them at a $ store........
by parigi723
Mon Aug 13, 2018 6:00 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What's the reason you would buy reading glasses at...
Replies: 42
Views: 2802

What's the reason you would buy reading glasses at...

Hello everyone: Information please......... I was reading some of your postings and I wonder......WHY would you buy reading glasses ? Is it for economical reasons? and then,how often do you replace them? As usual many thanks for your replies,parigi.
by parigi723
Fri Jul 27, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: negative comments about "Brazil nuts"
Replies: 32
Views: 4109

Re: negative comments about "Brazil nuts"

Thank you so very much for your replies and information: I did subscribe to CR,with the subscription came a book "Should I eat this ?" In the book they say that selenium is :confused food for your brain and you only need to have ONE a day.
by parigi723
Wed Jul 25, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: negative comments about "Brazil nuts"
Replies: 32
Views: 4109

Re: negative comments about "Brazil nuts"

There is always a reason! ;)........thanks.
by parigi723
Wed Jul 25, 2018 5:01 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: negative comments about "Brazil nuts"
Replies: 32
Views: 4109

negative comments about "Brazil nuts"

Hello again: I live in a very small community in Fl.I was planniong to buy brazil nuts from amazon ......but some of the reviews are not very positive.Its a rather expensive item at $13 a Lb and I'd love to find an alternative.What would you suggest,please? Many thanks once again! Parigi. :confused
by parigi723
Wed Jul 25, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Consumers health.........
Replies: 5
Views: 650

Consumers health.........

Hello everyone: Many thanks for your kind replies on "Consumer Reports" Kindly help with your replies on Consumer's Health by the same editor,and also weather you use the internet websites to gather information on the subject.Many,many thanks in advance for your time in replying!Parigi. :confused
by parigi723
Fri Jun 29, 2018 4:11 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Am I wasting money on my old car?
Replies: 34
Views: 3803

Re: Am I wasting money on my old car?

Hello:
I keep on putting money into my 2001 Ford 250 with 120 Ks.but it runs so well.knock on wood(my head :o )
by parigi723
Fri Jun 29, 2018 4:07 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: [Do you subscribe to Consumer Reports?]
Replies: 31
Views: 3291

[Do you subscribe to Consumer Reports?]

Hello everyone!
Are many of you subscribed to Consumer Reports?.Do you trust them?
Many thanks! parigi.

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by parigi723
Fri Jun 08, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Would you care to share your fav......... [Consumer forum like Bogleheads]
Replies: 1
Views: 738

Would you care to share your fav......... [Consumer forum like Bogleheads]

Hello everyone:
Would you care to share your favorite "Personal Consumer Issues"besides bogleheads forums?
Many thanks in advance,looking forward to your replies.parigi. :confused
by parigi723
Wed Nov 15, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: When is the best time to buy...........
Replies: 4
Views: 817

When is the best time to buy...........

Hello everyone:
When is the best time to buy an expensive item such as a Boss radio/cd player? They are presently going for $599.00.
comments on the product? much appreciated! parigi.
by parigi723
Wed Nov 01, 2017 5:15 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Hearing aids over the counter????
Replies: 4
Views: 964

Hearing aids over the counter????

Hello everyone:
Has anyone tried this new hearing aid that I have seen priced for around $300. Your opinions please,are much apreciated.
by parigi723
Mon Oct 16, 2017 11:12 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: How many miles/years do you keep your car?
Replies: 108
Views: 11150

Re: How many miles/years do you keep your car?

Bought it in 2001 and still running good with 122Ks.
by parigi723
Wed Oct 11, 2017 9:47 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: I'd like to purchase a good non slide dashboard mount....
Replies: 4
Views: 636

I'd like to purchase a good non slide dashboard mount....

Hello everyone:
I'd like to purchase a good non slide board mount for my new Garmin Nuvi 57LM GPS.It should be used on the dashboard of my Ford
250......any recommendations,please?.Many thanks,araucano.
by parigi723
Wed Oct 11, 2017 9:38 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Pro and cons of the Prime offer by Amazon.......
Replies: 39
Views: 5142

Pro and cons of the Prime offer by Amazon.......

Hello:
Thanks for your kind replies.......Yout experience good or otherwise with Amazon prime,please.
I was concidering to sign up but I thought to better inquire first.........araucano
by parigi723
Sun Sep 17, 2017 6:20 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: After Irma in need of............
Replies: 25
Views: 2882

After Irma in need of............

Hello:
A new portable radio,nothing decent in WM,any recommendations? Your thoughts are much appreciated as usual.parigi.
by parigi723
Mon Sep 04, 2017 1:16 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: How long do cars last these days (electronics)
Replies: 32
Views: 3063

Re: How long do cars last these days (electronics)

2001 Ford pick up 120Ks and still running great!
by parigi723
Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:09 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Free computer support?
Replies: 11
Views: 1770

Re: Free computer support?

Thanks for your reply:
Yes it does start up and then it forces me to turn the power off.
The unit is about 4 yrs old.
by parigi723
Mon Aug 21, 2017 4:45 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Free computer support?
Replies: 11
Views: 1770

Re: Free computer support?

Thank you so much! It has a difficult time to start up.
by parigi723
Mon Aug 21, 2017 4:40 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Your opinion on [a tower fan]
Replies: 4
Views: 739

Your opinion on [a tower fan]

Hello:
Quite warm in Fl and I'd like to purchase a tower fan for my place.Your opinions are much appreciated.parigi.
by parigi723
Sat Aug 19, 2017 9:12 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Free computer support?
Replies: 11
Views: 1770

Free computer support?

Hello:
I have presently some issues to turn my computer on.
Is there a safe computer forum where I might be able to obtain information
before I take to the shop for repairs? Many thanks for your interest,parigi.
by parigi723
Thu Aug 17, 2017 4:56 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Where to buy glasses for eclipse viewing ?
Replies: 70
Views: 8663

Re: Where to buy glasses for eclipse viewing ?

Hello:
Some libraries give them away for free,two pp!
by parigi723
Sat Jul 15, 2017 5:33 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Bob's Red Mill Old Country Muesli.......
Replies: 1
Views: 618

Bob's Red Mill Old Country Muesli.......

Hello friends!
Very good reviews on this product on Amazon..............Your opinion please?
As always many thanks,araucano.
by parigi723
Wed Jul 12, 2017 3:34 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Home made "Trail mix"
Replies: 13
Views: 1346

Home made "Trail mix"

Hello everyone:
Does anyone makes his/her own "Trail mix" at home? if you do,do you get your ingredients at the big chains: WM,Trader Joe's etc?
Your replyies are very much appreciated! araucano
by parigi723
Sat Jul 08, 2017 1:34 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: A question about GENTLE excercise.............
Replies: 22
Views: 3061

A question about GENTLE excercise.............

Hello everyone: Many thanks for your previous replies........ On thursday I was in a reunion and before the conference,people were talking about diets and exercice...........a name came up John Schlorholtz,Ageless Yoga a routine gentle to the joints and the benefit of breathing deeply and relax........
by parigi723
Fri Jul 07, 2017 5:14 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Are you finding any good values at Amazon anymore?
Replies: 169
Views: 23594

Re: Are you finding any good values at Amazon anymore?

I buy my books for less.............hope it helps!parigi.
by parigi723
Mon Jun 12, 2017 4:24 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Your fav espionage/thriller books for summer
Replies: 4
Views: 1081

Your fav espionage/thriller books for summer

Hello everyone:
Yesterday I finish "The eye of the needle",I simply loved it.Would you like to share your favorite ones?
Many thanks for your replies,parigi.
by parigi723
Tue May 16, 2017 5:31 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Does anybody know? [where to find toaster oven reviews]
Replies: 12
Views: 1976

Does anybody know? [where to find toaster oven reviews]

Of a reliable source besides "Consumer reports",where I can obtain reviews of oven toasters?
Many thanks as always for your kind help on my ?, parigi.