Tag Archives: Social Security

Windfall

Honesty is not something generally expected of the Federal Government. So imagine my surprise (and joy) when I received a notification from the Social Security Administration that they had made an error in initially calculating my benefits and that a … Continue reading

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Knuckle-Down Time

Yes, that’s a fistful of dollars – but please note that they are all singles! The plumber has returned and resolved the issue of the leaky new kitchen sink.  The fence installation begins next week (yay!).  The expensive major household … Continue reading

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When Push Came to Shove

“The client hates you and now I have to eat that $50!” The client in question had been a bitch on wheels throughout the entire real estate deal.  On the day of closing, she had decided that she wanted her sales proceeds … Continue reading

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Ain’t Doing It No More

Today is Thursday – so why am I not at work? Because I don’t want to be. How’s that for attitude? *** I have been struggling at my full-time job for quite awhile, due my ulcerative colitis and slowly advancing … Continue reading

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