What Appliances to Run When the Power Goes Out

I just did a video on using your car batteries for an emergency power source when the power goes out.  Click here. But it occurred to me that a lot of people may not know exactly what kind of appliances they should operate when using their back-up power supply. So, here is a brief tutorial…

Here is my Credit Card Cash Back Rewards, Anything Better Out There???

I’ve been using USAA credit cards since 1993.  Got my annual statement on their cash back rewards policy. Seems pretty good, but heck, figured I’d look around to see what else is available. Here is my rewards program described below. If you have any suggestions on others, I’d welcome to hear.  Thanks! Essentially I get…

Do You Drive a Car? Well You DO HAVE a Generator! Watch this!

Okay folks, I was reading some blog posts about people fretting about losing power when the hurricanes blew through Florida this fall. It’s scary when the lights go out. First of all, you’re in the dark. Second of all you don’t know when they’re going to come back on. So you have a complete feeling…

Brian Ross and ABC News, Why Would You Trust Anything They Report?

Look the Brian Ross/ABC News thing about President last week was a fiasco for them.  They had to retract when their “source” recounted that it wasn’t Candidate Trump that ordered Michael Flynn to contact the Russians but rather President-Elect Trump. Yeah, a rather big distinction there and because that distinction wasn’t made by ABC News’…

Getting Bad Wifi Connection? Try this $20 Fix!

My router is in the office on my main floor. Seems every night I want to watch a show before going to bed the wifi connection just sputters, buffers and basically takes 50 minutes to watch a 30 minute show. It’s enough to make you want to jump off a bridge…head first! So, after five…