Saturday, November 24, 2007

Diversity Essay Scholarship Competition DEADLINE 2/1/2008

For High School Students,
Write an Essay (1000 - 1,200 Words) on: Freedom of Conscience in Contemporary Society

For Complete Rules,
$250 - $1000

Wednesday, November 21, 2007

32 AA batteries for around $5 - WATCH THIS VIDEO

32 AA batteries for around $5

Just open a 6V battery and you will find 32AA batteries inside.

Watch this video to find out how

FREE MP3- Alicia Keys - "No One"

Many free MP3's including Alicia Keys "No One".

Each MP3 has a short "40 second commerical" at the beginning and end...

Click on the Alica Keys MP3 link next to the headphones and do a "Save" to your hard drive.

Wednesday, November 7, 2007

Steps to College Newsletter

Steps to College

Steps to College is NACAC's online newsletter for and about students in the school-to-college transition. New stories are added to this page throughout the year, so come back often!

The newsletter includes topics such as


Airport Information Airport Guides

"Stuck at the Airport" writer, Harriet Baskas, reports on the facilities and services at more than 65 airports worldwide.

Click on this link to find information on what to do if you are stuck in any major airport:

Tuesday, November 6, 2007

Macy's Offers 11% off Savings to Out-of-Town Visitors

Macy’s welcomes visitors from outside the Detroit area with a special 11% Welcome Savings Pass valid for 5 days, with qualifying identification. Exclusions apply. For more information, visit

This deal works the other way too. If you are traveling outside of Detroit and visit a Macy's store, you can get the 11% discount...

Friday, November 2, 2007

Oakland County FREE Online service offers deed fraud protection

Oakland County Online service offers deed fraud protection

The Oakland County Clerk's Office is launching a free online service today to help homeowners protect themselves from mortgage and deed fraud. FRAUDCHECK will allow homeowners to go online and see if any unauthorized documents have been recorded with the clerk/register of deeds in the last 12 months. The program will be available through

End your Phone Support Frustrations

Ever get frustrated when you call Customer Support and you have to go through an endless series of automated voice recording before you speak with a REAL person?

End your frustrations and always speak with a human. Get Human is a source listing of all the customer service numbers that link you directly to a live person.

Check it out:

1-800-NUMBERS is a pro consumer website that contains toll free 800 numbers for many different companies. The numbers are accompanied by written transcriptions of the company phone menus so that users can get what the help they need quickly.

Check it out

FREE TRAVEL ADVICE: Kids Airport Diversion Guide

Flying with kids can be a challenge. Cooped up in a confining aluminum tube for hours, herded through security, and generally cranky, they crave entertainment and

Here’s Cheap Flight News’ guide to help you provide precisely that. We’ll take a look at some of the country’s key connecting airports, and what they have to offer. Interestingly, some otherwise wonderful airports are all butbereft of things to keep kids entertained.
Others, such as Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) and San Francisco (SFO) offer places to either blow off steam,or engage in flights of childlike fancy.

Thursday, November 1, 2007

FREE TRAVEL ADVICE: Disney World Secrets Revealed

Before you take your family to Disney World, you have to read this website:
All Ears Net, Deb's Unoffical Walt Disney World Information Guide.

It is a one-stop shop for everything you need to know about Walt Disney World. Deb has been to Disney World countless times so it is all here.

Before I went to Disney World in September, I did a search on this site for Animal Kingdom Lodge. I found out that every night at that hotel behind the pool, you can get Night Vision Goggles to see the animals. And you don't have to stay at the lodge to use the goggles. That piece of information was no where to be had on the Offical Disney World site. My son loved seeing the animals with the goggles. The site also informed me that animal face painting was available in Harambee Village and I made sure my son got his face painted like a zebra before we left Animal Kingdom.

This is a wonderful source of little known Walt Disney World info