Does Bank of America have free checking?

Q. Can I get free checking from Bank of America, or do all their checking accounts have fees?

Adam answers:

If you’re a student, yes. Otherwise, there is no totally free checking option from Bank of America. However, there are multiple ways to avoid Bank of America’s monthly checking account fees: Continue reading

When is Amazon Prime Day?

Q. What date or dates is Amazon Prime Day?

Adam answers:

The actual dates for Amazon Prime Day have not been announced for 2019, but based on past history, it is very likely that Prime Day 2019 will occur on July 15 & 16, 2019. (The last two Prime “Days” have been longer than 24 hours, so Prime Day is likely to continue to stretch over two days going forward.)
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Do pharmacies accept Care Credit?

Q. Can I use my Care Credit card at my pharmacy to pay for prescriptions or other medical needs?

Adam answers:

If you use Walmart/Sam’s Club or Rite Aid pharmacies, yes. If you go to another pharmacy, no.

Care Credit exists as a way for you to make payments to a medical Continue reading

What fiscal year is it now?

What fiscal year are we in?

Adam answers:

Unlike a calendar year, which always runs from January 1 through December 31, a fiscal year is simply any 12-month period that a business or other organization uses in tracking financial results. Therefore, we can not say that we are currently in a particular fiscal year — only that a business or organization is in a particular fiscal year for accounting or budgeting purposes.
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Does Miracle-Gro expire?

Q. If I’ve had Miracle Gro sitting around a long time, does it expire? I don’t see an expiration date.

Adam answers:

According to Scotts, the maker of Miracle-Gro, it has an indefinite shelf life, Continue reading

What’s the difference between computer science and computer engineering?

Q. Are computer science and computer engineering the same thing? If not, what’s the difference?

Adam answers:

They are not the same thing, although there is a ton of overlap when it comes to the courses of study you will take to get a degree in either one.

The short answer to the difference between the two is:

  • Computer Science = Programming/Software
  • Computer Engineering = Hardware

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