Why You Should Switch An Utility Account In Your Spouse Name?

Do you have atleast one utility account in your spouse name? If not you should switch one account to spouses name.  We used to get our water bill with my name and my wife’s name listed on the billing statement. After they switched the billing system they removed my wife’s name from the bill. While…

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My Dear Friend JP, RIP (and Help His Family if You Can)

JP – Jayaprabhu. RIP. It’s hard to believe that you are not with us anymore. I’m writing this for three reasons: I (we) just miss him Help raise fund for his family Why we need a Will It’s been years since I meet him in person, but the time we spent as classmates in B.E. is something…

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OCI Card Experience – Application and Processing Time

We finally got the OCI Card for our son. This OCI card application process took a while to apply. 4 Months to be specific after completing the first application ( and generating the web reference number). OCI Card processing takes place in two stages Stage 1: Submit required supporting documents, application for processing Stage 2: Send…

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Here’s How to Order Cheap Check Books.

We ran out of Checks on our Bank of America Checkings Account.  I went to Bank of America online account to order Checks. I was taken to third-party check book provider from BOA website. Their Check Book ordering website requires an update. It looked as if was developed during GeoCities Days (in other words, not helpful). I could…

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Make Free Passport Photo From Your Home – Passport Photo Maker

Once in a while, we need passport size photos for Visa, Passport Renewal or OCI Card applications. Here’s what we do to get passport photos printed from home or Walgreens. Take a Photo at home with a White Background (use DSLR or Phone) Use photo editing tool or online site to create passport photos Order…

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How to Pack for the Cruise Ship and Elegant Night Attire

According to Carnival FAQ’s we can take two 50 lbs suitcase per person.  We took 3 suitcase , 2 bags and one backpack. I don’t think 3 suitcase was required (Madhu would argue otherwise). We had to add 3rd suitcase at the check-in place because we decided to take 36 bottles of water (which was…

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