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Your job is at risk… And here’s why that’s a good thing

Your job is at risk… And here’s why that’s a good thing

Somewhere in Chihuahua Mexico there is a young mother chasing her toddler around the living room while chatting online over Skype. She used to work for $50 a week in… Read more »

Radical Responsibility and your bank account

Radical Responsibility and your bank account

Approximate reading time: 6 minutes Almost a year ago, a group of grassroots activists launched a campaign urging bank customers to transfer their accounts from global megabanks like Wells Fargo… Read more »

Politics as street magic

Politics as street magic

Have you ever seen David Blaine’s street magic? Check out this video… The biggest “trick” in magic is to have a person focus on the unimportant while completely ignoring the… Read more »

Financial resilience: The illusion of job security

Financial resilience: The illusion of job security

Sorry for going dark the past several weeks, but my batteries were out of juice. In addition to writing here from time to time, I also have a cranky one… Read more »

Wealth is like Health

Wealth is like Health

In order to have abundance in your life you need to have a proper understanding of wealth. If you believe that money is limited, and that having more of it,… Read more »

Michigan man games the lottery for $8 million… Uses winnings to buy gold

Michigan man games the lottery for $8 million… Uses winnings to buy gold

A Lottery is a Taxation, Upon all the Fools in Creation; And Heav’n be prais’d, It is easily rais’d, Credulity’s always in Fashion; For, Folly’s a Fund, Will never lose… Read more »

Soup to nuts off-grid living for under $160,000?

Soup to nuts off-grid living for under $160,000?

So, what would the real “all in” cost be to live completely off-grid? Can it be done affordably and comfortably? It can be – that is if we’re realistic about… Read more »

American debt collection: Spiraling out of control

American debt collection: Spiraling out of control

Good infographic below from Frugal Dad on the aggressive and sometimes unethical and illegal debt collection practices of lenders. This gives some good background on the difference between persistence (legal)… Read more »

There’s plenty you know….

There’s plenty you know….

It is commonly believed that we are running out of resources. We have all heard about how many Earths it would take for the entire world to live as Americans do…. Read more »

Paul vs Paul

Paul vs Paul

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