This is one by Shoshanna Pearl Easling and it sort of all over the place for a post about spending money. I just finished watching one of those super tightwad television, am already irked by people that nickel and dime on silly things, before seeing this. Shoshanna talks about her not yet 3 year old earning a dollar and being derailed from spending it on gum. Gum, not even … [Read more...] about Force Your Child to Spend Their Money How You Deem Fit?
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As a first-time buyer, it is exciting to get behind the wheel of a new car and enjoy the freedom and mobility it gives you. However, with the perks of having a car comes new responsibilities. The first among them is to make sure that you can save money on the additional necessities your new purchase brings. This will ensure that your new car remains a positive factor in your … [Read more...] about Money saving tips for first-time car buyers
The man in the image above is a "saboteur" — not a pro-democracy protester. And those fiery armored vehicles bearing down on him are "enlightened peace keepers" being trained to become a "highly modern and sensitive public security force" — not part of the brutal Bahraini security forces who killed at least 13 people in an uprising last year and a 14th protestor … [Read more...] about How Bahrain Spends Millions To Spin The Press
Documentary photographer Lauren Greenfield was trying to form trusting relationships with members of a Mayan tribe in Mexico in the early 1990s when she picked up a discarded copy of Bret Easton Ellis’s Less Than Zero. Before she’d finished the cult novel – which charts the parties, drug taking and sex lives of rich college kids in Los Angeles – … [Read more...] about Generation wealth: how the modern world fell in love with money
Full disclosure: I don’t think Aston Martin even uses these keys on new cars anymore. They were introduced around 2008, years before I said dumb things about cars for a living, but I don’t see that as a reason to let this go. This still needs to be said: that sapphire crystal key thing that Aston Martin was using for a key is, was and always will be absolutely … [Read more...] about Aston Martin’s Sapphire Crystal Key Was The Stupidest Thing Ever And If You Bought One You’re Too Stupid To Use Money