Getting Late Fees Waived – How Far Do You Go?

By |August 2nd, 2011|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , , , |

I had a rather unpleasant email from one of my student loan providers, MOHELA, in my inbox when I woke up this morning. We have not heard from you to assist in resolving your account status, and your account remains past due. Wow. That's news to me. Considering the fact that my student loan account is set up for automatic

Gateway Customer Service Fisacatastrophe!

By |November 30th, 2010|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , |

Come along with me as I recount my terrifying story of trying to get a problem fixed on six-month old Gateway computer under warranty. On May 20, 2010, I purchased a new Gateway DX4831-01e from Best Buy because I needed a computer that was powerful enough to edit videos, and the 3 year old Sony Laptop wasn't cutting it. It