Thursday, October 29, 2009

ING Plans to Sell ING Direct

Apparently my favorite savings bank, ING Direct, is set to be sold by 2013 by it's parent company, the ING Group.  I plan on keeping my ING account at least until I find out who they plan on selling it to.  It is FDIC insured so I'm not worried about losing my money.  I believe the bank is still in good shape, but even if it's not, your money should be safe and move seamlessly over to any new owner.

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

World of Goo Name Your Price

You can get the independently developed, award-winning game World of Goo for whatever price you want through October 19th.  The game is normally $20.  This deal was spotted on

2010 Chick-fil-A Calendar Coming Soon

If you've never received a free Chick-fil-A calendar, take my word for it that it is a treat you will enjoy the whole year through.  The calendar is usually very creative and contains great coupons.  The calendar is on the Chick-fil-A website, but is not available yet. 

Friday, October 9, 2009

First-Time Homebuyer Credit Extended for Military

Jim over at posted the news about the First-Time Homebuyer Credit being extended an additional year for some military.  The only catch is that you have to have been deployed for at least 3 months.  Right now this is only a bill and it has only passed in the House.  It is expected to be pushed through the Senate and to the President shortly.  You can read the full post here.