Over the last three days, three different readers have written to me in a panic, concerned that they may be the victims of identity theft. At least one of these readers clearly was a victim of such theft.
I can remember days long since passed where Scotty, his cousin and my good friend, Gerry, and myself and sometimes others would roam the friendly streets of Aiken just off of Whiskey Road in search of some adventure and candy – well, mostly candy.
It's rare to find temperatures in the triple digits anywhere in the United States in January, but Arizona dealt with a heat wave that reached four digits recently. At least on one local weather report.
When a person starts looking at their personal finances and seeking to make changes to improve things, most personal finance books and websites encourage people to look at making big changes right off the bat.