Thursday, July 20, 2017
PAYING THE PIPER!
FRIDAY, JULY 21ST., 2017
PAYING THE PIPER
I know people don't use the mail as
much as they used to.
Emails and on line options are now
more common than letters and
Still, our mail box is filled with
correspondence nearly every day.
And most of the envelopes have
one thing in common. They are
We're used to them and we
realize it's our responsibility to
"pay the piper" for the services
You know. Things like
fuel oil for our furnace, Since
we're on a so called "Budget plan"
the home heating bills keep coming
even though it's 90 degrees outside.
There's the telephone bill. Yes,
we still have a "land line" telephone
in our home.
And the Electric Bill. People
keep telling us we can lower that
one by switching from one
provider to another. I'm waiting for
one to offer it for free. Then I'll
In any case we pretty much
know how much we owe each of
our providers. So there's usually no
big surprises. Until Thursday!
That's when we received the
Hospital Bill for my wife's open
At approximately $475,000
it suddenly makes our Cable bill
look pretty reasonable!
Fortunately, until the government
completely goofs up Health Insurance,
we're covered. I'm so glad. I'd hate to
have to send her back to work!
Hope your bills are low and
your NEWS is good!