Wednesday, December 8, 2010

How to set Proxy settings for SYSTEM account?

Sometimes you need to run a service under SYSTEM user account, and sometimes this service needs to access the internet, and sometimes, your network admin will require you to go through a proxy to access the internet.

easier to do this:

- set the proxy setting for your user
- export HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\Connections\DefaultConnectionSettings
- re import in HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-18\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\....


Friday, July 2, 2010

get $76 - Open or Reopen a ShareBuilder account TODAY

In celebration of the independence day, ShareBuilder is giving $76 to all new accounts after your first trade.

Existing account holders can simply open a new account!


Saturday, June 12, 2010

Get $100+ - Open a free Chase Checking

You can do this one every year, it is my second time doing it.

You need to fund the account with $100, but you can fund it up to $500 with a Reward Credit Card and Rip some rewards on the way!

Within 60 calendar days of opening the account, you need to set up a direct deposit or do 5 debit card transactions.

Account must remain open for a minimum of 6 months.

This offer expires June 30th.

Enjoy !

Thursday, May 27, 2010

Get $50 - Open a free Bank of America Checking

You can do this one every 6 months, I've done it 5 times already.
Very easy, open the account, fund it with $25, wait for your $50.

BofA is now making it a bit harder asking for a direct deposit for 6 months.
Not a problem if your employer easily allows you to split your deposit.

This offer expires June 30th.

(They will have a new link after that, quite easy to find on Google, the code GROUP50 never changes)

Enjoy !

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Tradeking $50 sign up Bonus (exp. June 3rd)

I recently started trading with TradeKing because they only charge $4.95 per trade.

TradeKing has a special referral program till June 3rd where you will get $50 sign-up bonus (you do need to invest $1000)

email-me to get an invite!

paul (dot) mageos (at) gmail (dot) com

Good Luck!

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

ShareBuilder Promo Code for 5 Free Trades

Works for existing accounts!

Simply log in to your ShareBuilder account and enter the promotional code HVC09NY to get your 5 free trades.

To enter your ShareBuilder promotional code, log in to your account, navigate to the Accounts tab, and then navigate to the Promotions tab, where you can enter your promo code for 5 free trades.

This offer will expire July 31, 2010.

If you do not have an account here's a referral link for a $25 sign-up bonus!