Confused about ‘pending charges’ when using debit/credit cards?
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Confused about ‘pending charges’ when using debit/credit cards?

If you’ve started a Coin Meter machine with your credit card, you’ve gone through our machines’ pre-authorization process. This pre-authorization process will save you money in the long run, but could be confusing. Here’s some information about this process that you’ll find helpful: This process occurs with card transactions at the machine. Anyone who starts...

Portland Colleges and Universities
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Portland Colleges and Universities

When most people think of Oregon, they think of Portland. Rightly so, as it’s the state’s largest city. While there are many college towns throughout Oregon, including places like Eugene,Corvallis and Ashland, the Rose City also has an abundance of higher education institutions, universities and vocational schools. Here is a look at the schools throughout...

Oregon College Towns – Private Universities
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Oregon College Towns – Private Universities

College towns all have their own unique charms, and the ones throughout Oregon are no different. While the state boasts several public higher education institutions such as the University of Oregon, it also has its fair share of private universities. Here’s a look at five private college towns throughout Oregon. Newberg Located24 miles southwest of...

7 Items to Keep Out of The Laundry Room
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7 Items to Keep Out of The Laundry Room

It might seem that you can wash just about anything, but many items will actually prevent your other clothing items from getting clean, or worse will damage the machine – or your clothing – beyond repair. Here’s some of the things you should keep out of laundry room: Shoes Most people think they can throw...

How to Read the Laundry Symbols on Clothing Tags
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How to Read the Laundry Symbols on Clothing Tags

So, it’s your first day in the dorms and you spill some coffee on your favorite shirt. Your stomach drops (and swear words fly out of your mouth) because you realize you have at least 2 more weeks before you’re scheduled to go home (where mom’s gonna help you with your laundry). Which means… <duhn,...

How To Avoid Theft In The Laundry Room
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How To Avoid Theft In The Laundry Room

There’s been some recent reports of theft and vandalism in laundry facilities, and often people didn’t realize it was happening right in front of them!  It’s common to simply assume that the thief is a repairman, for example, because they look like they know what they’re doing while they’re removing the cash from the machines,...