Archive for December 7th, 2006

Thursday, December 7th, 2006

The Correct Definition (and Use) of the Word “Investment”

Over the past few days I’ve seen the word “investment” inappropriately applied to so many things that I’ve had to write this post to vent off my frustration. Webster defines “investment” as “the outlay of money usually for income or profit” Given this definition we can conclude that CARS are NOT investments UNLESS you are […]

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Thursday, December 7th, 2006

HSBC Is Running A Scam!

I thought my situation with HSBC was unique: For some strange reason, a 12 month 0% APR balance transfer offer I did back in April got hit with a 20% interest rate hike in November with no reason whatsoever. No, I am not late on any payments with any bank or loan to trigger the […]

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