It's prom season and believe it or not I have only been to one dance during high school and it was prom. Well, I had a girlfriend and she forced me to go to the senior prom if I wanted to keep her around. I think back in 1999 I spent a total of $100 … Continue reading Prom on the Cheap
This week I was teaching lessons on world poverty, and trying to get across to the kids, that make on average $86,000 a year in my school district, what real poverty looks like in the world. I showed charts, graphs, pictures, videos, had a fancy powerpoint presentation. We discussed and analyzed the material, and in … Continue reading What is Poverty? Are We the 1%?
Health is not often talked about with money, but maybe it should be. Being healthy is something that everyone in the world enjoys, and wishes to have for their entire life. It is something that you can also purchase, and your money can used to become and stay healthy for a lifetime. Life expectancy is … Continue reading Health and Money
The other night I had a dream that I was jumping around on rooftops and doing ninja like moves, all while trying to help a friend find his way to something I didn't quite know. It was that classic dream where you have a mission that you don't know what it is, but you have … Continue reading Dropping Dimes
If you have a big summer road trip planned for the summer, then I have a tip for you. Buy a Camper!! You can use points for stays at Hilton, IHG, Marriott, or use Airbnb, for city trips, but if you are going to explore the open road, you can't beat a camper experience. Let … Continue reading Free Lodging for Your Summer Trip
If you hate your job, then you are always thinking about quitting. You sit, dream, and think how wonderful it would be to walk up to your stupid boss, with his or her stupid haircut, and tell them exactly what you think about them. That smug bastard needs to hear how their actions have caused … Continue reading I F***ing Quit: Why You Should Be Real
One of the most important things any person has to understand to get the financial monkey off their back the concept of money in and money out. You need to run your household like a small business and realize that you are a business that will either thrive or fail. The choice is yours and … Continue reading Tracking Your Finances: Money In, Money Out