Archive for June, 2009

Chicago attracts a lot of tourists. Most of them bring cameras. If I could give them one tip, it would go something like this: don’t stop on a busy sidewalk, bridge or walkway to take a carefully composed picture. In fact, don’t stop in walking areas at all. Turning yourself into a human roadblock is […]


I got a letter in the mail from Chase the other day, and it really surprised me. The letter said that I hadn’t used my credit card in a few years, so they had cancelled the account. Now, I know that a lot of card issuers are cutting back on credit lines and terminating dormant […]