Tip of the Day:
Find a place close to the front door to stash your paper shredder. When bringing in mail, you'll be more likely to get rid of the junk instead of adding it to the heap on the dining room table. The risk of private information or credit card offers getting into the wrong hands will decrease, too.
On the MoneySmart Blog:
The Peanut Corp. of America, which knowingly shipped the salmonella- tainted peanut paste that killed nine people and sickened hundreds, filed for bankruptcy Friday. Will it save them from being punished? Share your opinions on the matter at buffalonews.com/moneysmart.