Possibly Useful Links
- free on-line Bible
verse look-up in multiple languages and multiple translations, about 6 drop doown with a verse
@ American Bible Society [HERE]; another website [here]; another [all Wycliffe]; and a massive website with online commentaries, maps,
music, etc. [Blue Letter Bible].
- Poison Control universal toll-free number:
- Fraud & Problem reporting &
individual "heads up" alert or whistle-blower reporting
- Instances of suspected Medicare fraud
- Phishing attempts to steal
- annual free
credit report: [here]
Kin & friend's home
- daughter Jennifer Kendrick, Gilbert, S. C.
- cousin John Cain, Lexington, S. C.
- cousin Bob Brown, Florida [here]
- South Carolina
Parks, Recreation, and Tourism (SCPRT), the 4th best state tourism web site in the USA (June
- radar tracking of
- arrival, departure,
and airport delay status: here
- cheap (but
nonrefundable) airline, hotel/motel, rental car prices (Priceline.com): here
- fee per month access
to product ratings @ Consumer Reports: here
- buyer's opinions of
- compare prices:
- discount bargains:
shopping: see what it is priced here before you
buy in the store.
- America's Cheapest
Family, Annette and Steve Economides (economy-dis)
have lived the Economiser lifestyle since 1982.
calls from computers to phones
Centers: A system which helps you locate treatment centers by
using zip codes.
The American Association of
Christian Counselors (AACC) site provides listings of local
The American Association of
Pastoral Counselors (AAPC) site provides listings of local
Mary Hunt's debt-proof-living web site on how to make you money go further
tips, saving on heating & A/C expenses
on-line sports events ticket
re-sales (people who can't attend and want to sell tickets they've
A source for Apple computer products.
- FDIC insurance estimator of how well your bank
insures your deposits [HERE].
- Bank safety or riskiness [HERE]...scroll down to "safe & sound ratings" link.
Education: Famed investor, Warren Buffett, has often
given advice. His most fundamental advice is about courses on investing: take a course on
how to value a company (or land, or metals, or collectibles, etc.) because you buy an
investment ( a stock or anything else) based on your prediction of a future, advantageous
increase in realizable value. There is a collection of Mr. Buffett's letters to
share-holders of his company, Berkshire Hathaway, containing much investment wisdom at
that company's web site.
- interest rate monitors (and other economic
data) at Economagic.com : Once there, scroll down to "Prepackaged multiple
interest rate charts" to see graphs
- H. W. "Skip" Weldon (Columbia, S. C.)
had an excellent, no-nonsense investor "rules" web posting that he took down upon his retirement.
- Insurance: shop around with on-line comparisons.
- Take a higher deductible and "self-insure" for
- Pick a car that holds up safely, is less
expensive to repair, & is less desirable to thieves
- check these potential insurance discounts which you may not know that you can ask
- repair advice: Sam's Garage
Jerry Fowler, Real Estate, house buying, &
related, central S. C. [here]
Home repairs &
- James Dulley's website [here]
- At Home with Gary
Sullivan, Sundays on WVOC 560AM,
- Wayne Whiteside The Home Doctor, Saturdays
between 6 & 8 AM WVOC 560AM
calculators: numerous free on-line calculations...at first
glance it looks like you have to pay; but that is only if you are adding some calculators to
your web site. Also Hugh Chou's site with 45 or so refinance and other calculators [here].
And one suggested by Melissa Knight which features a large number of calculators [HERE].
Credit grading by mortgagors: getting mortgage or
other loan & want to see how the lenders will grade you (forewarned is forearmed) at
Fair, Isaac and Company...see "myFICO" area (FICO).
buying a house & want to
know about mortgage "tricks"?: check the mortgage professor
who is Jack M. Guttentag, now Professor of Finance Emeritus, formerly Jacob Safra Professor
of International Banking, at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania; site
includes financial calculators.
- Recipes from Charleston Restaurants (and other
USA sites): here
- Recipes for any meal: here
- some family favorites: here
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[posted: 2/1/2000; addns 22 Oct. 2000; 17 March, 7
Oct., 2 Dec. 2001; latest addition 16 October 2007]