BBB Advice For Safe Shopping Online
Online shopping has become an easy way for consumers to purchase products from the convenience of your computer or portable device. While online shopping allows you to avoid crowds and lines, there are certain risks involved when spending at online retailers. Last year, BBB received over 2,000 complaints against online retailers nationally. Complaints cover a wide range of issues. Some allege the
Don’t Let an Emergency Catch You Off Guard
Here are some very timely and helpful hints from the local chapter of the Better Business Bureau on how to be prepared for an emergency situation: In Texas, summer doesn’t just mean it’s time for vacations, it also brings hurricanes and the potential for severe storms. Hurricane hazards come in many forms, including storm surge, heavy rainfall, inland flooding, high winds, tornadoes, and rip curr
Post-Divorce Marriage Advice Going Viral
This story is being circulated all over social media. "Hindsight is 20/20," the old saying goes. Well, if you read this man's words, it seems to me that his backward vision concerning the breakdown of his 16-year marriage is crystal-clear. I know a lot of what he says here got me thinking about my marriage, and whether or not I could be making some of the same mistakes he did.
Résumés And Interviewing: Get That Job!
You'll see lots of "Now Hiring" signs all over south Texas. It's a great time to be looking for a job or possibly a career change. But in order to land that great job you want, you have to get that potential employer's attention...and that starts with your résumé. A well-written and presented résumé is the key to getting to the next step: the interview. Check out these tips on creating a
Earl Pitts 12/4/13: Christmas Gift For Pearl
Earl is always ready with some great advice for his friends. His pal, Dub Meeker, needs help with deciding on a gift for Mrs. Meeker. Well, Earl was able to draw on his many years of experience in purchasing the "perfect" Christmas gifts for his wife, Pearl. You might just get some good ideas yourself from Earl's past gift-giving! Listen here for yourself!