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In the past year, I've filed Z bug reports, where Z=

cazbar Orkin (244 comments)

I've reported some to Orkin. Does that count?

more than 4 years ago

Health Insurance When Leaving the Corporate World?

cazbar State programs (1197 comments)

Often there are insurance programs run by a state government or state medical association that is available for a reasonable cost. WPS in Wisconsin is an example. You just have to do your homework to see if such a thing exists where you live.

more than 4 years ago

Wisconsin Passes Digital Download Tax

cazbar It really doesn't matter (327 comments)

In Wisconsin the law states that we are required to pay taxes on out-of-state purchases anyway, even if the vendor does not collect it for us. The only problem is they can't enforce it. If the vendor doesn't have a physical presence in the state, it is nearly impossible (and generally not worth it) for the state to prove you bought something from them.

The companies with a physical presence will collect the sales tax, as the state will have at least some access to their records.

So yes, we cheeseheads don't usually pay taxes on stuff we order online.

more than 5 years ago

Of childhood "building" toys, my favorite is ...

cazbar Get a big cardboard box (785 comments)

Seriously though, buy your child a toy that comes in a really big box. The moment they get the toy out of the box they'll spend much more time playing with the box than they do with the toy. You almost could just give them the box.

more than 5 years ago


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