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How much would it add to my electricity bill to turn on my bathroom's water heater in my condo? In Atlantic City, New Jersey

For the past few decades, US law has required water heaters and other major appliances to ship with a big yellow "Energyguide" label which shows estimated annual energy cost. If somebody ...
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How long does it take for a Tangerine no-fee money-transfer email to be delivered?

I phoned Tangerine; they enlightened me. It generally takes 2 hours for the email to arrive. Next, the recipient must open the email, click the link, and enter their bank account number. They'll ...
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Used car with lower TCO

When I bought a used car, I went with the following characteristics: Under 100k miles. Cheap. Reliable model. Newer than 2000. I bought from an actual person instead of a dealer, and was willing to ...
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What's the best frugal way to move from CA to NY?

I used greyhound shipping, which is contracted out through this website: https://www.busfreighter.com/ 14 medium sized boxes costed me $325 to ship across the country, took two weeks, and were ...
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How to project monthly payments for Verizon plan?

There are two fees given in dollar amounts, and the rest are given as percentages. So presumably, the former will the fixed amounts, while the latter are percentages. If you want to be sure, you can ...
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How to project monthly payments for Verizon plan?

I'd advise you to just find a friend that has a similar plan and look at their bill. In NC, sales taxes are paid on the amount before discounts/coupons are applied... so, if you buy a $300 item ...
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How much would it add to my electricity bill to turn on my bathroom's water heater in my condo? In Atlantic City, New Jersey

How water heaters are designed to always be on. Otherwise, they would have better ways to turn them off than cutting off power at the source. If you turn it off for a period of time, the heater must ...
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Used car with lower TCO

I'm 60 years old and I've only bought 2 cars new in my life. I think a used car in good condition is a much more cost-effective option. I don't know where you live so I can't be too specific, but I'd ...
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