So I just liberated my Dinc and was hoping to get a idea of what apps i should avoid and what to download to remove bloatware
These links will help with Titanium Backup. The Pro version is WELL worth the money- gives you many more options than the free version plus you support a very responsive developer.
Titanium Backup How-To
How to automatically backup your SMS/MMS messages with Titanium Backup (Rooted Users)