Category Archives: Jessica Milcetich

So long

To all the faithful readers of York Common Cents, I have a bittersweet announcement to make. After 10 months with the York Daily Record/Sunday News, I’ll be leaving to take a job in Washington, D.C. I’m sad to leave, but … Continue reading

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Craving cheaper gas

I get really jealous whenever anyone has cheaper gas than me. I wasn’t having too much of a problem with it earlier this year because York County definitely seem to have some of the cheapest prices around. Now it seems … Continue reading

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Are they really green?

I just read a brief in the November issue of Consumer Reports about groups and organizations that have “green” sounding names, but in fact aren’t very green. With the explosion of the environmental movement, it’s always important to keep in … Continue reading

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More gas price confusion

I wrote not too long ago that the differences in gas prices at local stations really had me baffled. Well after this weekend, gas prices have just left me more confused. The past few weekends I’ve been visiting friends in … Continue reading

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Naming her baby Chase

I realize this has nothing particular to do with business, but I just had to share anyway. I just read on Philly.com that a pregnant woman is thinking about naming her baby Chase, after the Phillies’ second baseman. Makes me … Continue reading

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I love good service

My car was long over due for an oil change and I finally got around to taking it today on my lunch break and unlike last time, I was super impressed with the service. First off, the people working were … Continue reading

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Week in Biz: Economy, Penn State and podcasts

The economy has been the big news of the week, up and down, up and down, I feel like I’m on a roller coaster. In other news, PSU fans aren’t letting the economy get them down. And here’s an interesting … Continue reading

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Everything I know about work, I learned from Jim Halpert

Last night’s episode focused pretty heavily on office relationships with a minor story line about what happens when an office is broken into. Here’s what we learned: If you’re going to have surprise meetings in the stairwell after hours, make … Continue reading

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Who else is sick of looking at their 401(k)?

Every day there’s news of whether the stock market is up or down. I may as well be reading whether I’ve lost massive amounts of money in my 401(k) or managed to gain back some of what was lost previously. … Continue reading

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Gas prices baffle me

I saw two gas stations owned by the same company no more than one mile from each other that had two different gas prices. One was $2.75. One was $2.79. What gives?

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