Yes, we have 3 cars. But two are paid-off: A 2005 MINI Cooper and a 130,000 mile 1997 Pontiac Grand Am. And yes, there's only 2 of us. And finally, yes, I ride the metro to work so I drive MUCH less than I did when I drove to work (not since 2006 … [Read more...] about Buying into an Auto Illusion
Archives for July 2008
Just a quick rant against some of you parents out there. I know you have the dire need to "be different" than everyone else and avoid boring names like Bob and Joe for your kids, but please think long and hard about what you're naming them and what … [Read more...] about Parents, please think about what you name your kids
Here's the "secret sixth" book giveaway in my week of book giveaways! It's specifically for my loyal weekend readers (considering I almost never publish on weekends). The book is "Codependent No More & Beyond Codependency" by Melody Beattie. This … [Read more...] about Book Giveaway #6: “Codependent No More & Beyond Codependency” [Enter Here]
I'm sure many of you have experienced (or forced the experience upon others) of "splitting the check evenly" among all your fellow diners. I know J. Money (formerly J. Savings) did recently. Well last night we were involved in a check-splitting … [Read more...] about Dining as a Group. Paying as a Group.
Whew! We've made it to the end of the week and the last (or is it?) book giveaway in my week of book giveaways! And what is the 5th book that I'll be giving away? Well, if the image to the left isn't a clue, then here's another: â€œHelp Is Not a … [Read more...] about Book Giveaway #5: “Help is NOT a Four Letter Word” [Enter Here]
Wait, didn't I just give one of these books away? Oh yeah, I had two copies of â€œDoes Your Bag Have Holes?â€ by Cameron Taylor. And I forgot to mention both are autographed copies. And to top it off, these books come with an abridged audio book! … [Read more...] about Book Giveaway #4: “Does Your Bag Have Holes?” [Enter Here]