SOLID MONEY MAKING TIPS WE NEVER THINK OF:
ALWAYS GET TRAVEL INSURANCE. My pal wrote me: "We were flying from Boston to Antigua, --sounds like an easy trip, but oh-oh, we got delayed in TSA security in Boston (all those hands up your clothing?) and we missed our connecting flight in Miami so had to stay overnight there. But it was great to finally make it there as I knew we had trip insurance through Travel Guard for both flights, so will be reimbursed for the flight interruption to the tune of $1,200.!!!" Smart girl. She's a tax accountant, so we expect her to know that stuff, but NOW YOU DO!
WIDOWS get a military pension too. Sure, the widow gets his social security pension (unless one of you or both were gay,) but what about the hefty MILITARY MONEY? All you need is your marriage license and his Enrollment in Military Number. My mother forgot about this. She outlived her hubby by twenty years, that's $1,100 a month she didn't get, $13,000 a year, nearly a quarter million bucks that she never got! Poor old gal was selling her jewelry at the end to make the huge monthly rents in California and lived forever in best of health, never ill, maybe even setting up college trusts for her six grandchildren, all living marginally. She died at over l00 yrs of age but how much more pleasant if she'd had that quarter mil and guess what? Uncle Sam is Doctor No. He doesn't TELL you that you're owed it and he doesn't DO RETROACTIVE. So don't MAKE that mistake.
TIME IS MONEY BUT SPACE IS MONEY TOO! Live alone in a several room house or apartment? Rents are at least 500$ a room these days, you could make $6,000 a year at the very least. How hard is it to write an air tight lease, their own food, their own dishes, their half of all utilities...? NOT HARD. Hard is not having 60 thousand dollars every decade per room, that you COULD HAVE HAD! Also, this is cash. If you're on disability, UNCLE SAM cannot see that money and take it out of your check. And IRS cannot see it. You know who can see it? YOUR GRANDKIDS who need college fees! Who need a LIFE!
GRIFTS AND SHORT SHRIFTS
1.) Say lady, are you 'Off benefit' or off dole cuz your baby is now turning six yrs
old? All it takes in any state is to have a positive pregnancy test. Go to a clinic,
ask to waive the co-pay cuz hey, you're poor, and voila, you're back on the welfare.
Another baby just to get free eggs and milk. Pregnant women get free dental work. Is
it any wonder that experts say in 35 yrs Earth's Population will double?
2.) APPLE STORE won't give you a brand new Iphone 5, without 2 forms of
state/gov gestapo issue photo I.D. With current address. Utility bills
must be in your name.
3.) HAVE FRIENDS AND HAVE PHONE, and HAVE ADDRESS. OR ELSE!
Homeless people who MOST IN LIFE NEED AID/ FONE etc are
forced to have an address we know for social security. How do they fill
out application for working? For Human Resources or let's take the case
fo the "New York WORK" office which is what they call HRD there. When
you're seeking work and how do you get unemployment benefit check? The
39 weeks Obama wants to support you cannot come thru. You have no money
for a cell phone so no friend can call you when your check came in if
you HAVE a friend who'll do it. You have to come up with TEN PLACES you
went to seek work. In Kansas they urine test you.
4.) Social Security check of 520$ goes up 6$ with COLA for 2012. WHOOOPEEE a cup
of coffee at Starbucks! ONE BURGER. Lessee, how can I stretch that six bucks?
5.) Assist us with some more Tips/Grifts and Short Shrifts
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