I can't count how many times I've overpaid my share when splitting a check with friends. I go to a bar or restaurant with friends and order not only what I'm in the mood for, but also for what my budget allows. Many times the server will … [Read more...] about Tips To Split A Bill
What Would You Do?
Happy Monday, Clever Friends. I thought we'd start out the week by playing a game. It's a game similar to one of those you might see at a carnival. I'm going to ask you a question, and then I'll attempt to figure out the answer. Ready? Ok, here … [Read more...] about Time or Money…..What Would You Choose?
For the past year, my wife and I have contemplated doing some major home improvement/maintenance projects. New carpeting, painting, new furniture, and replacing our air conditioner have all been discussed and investigated. I recently painted our main … [Read more...] about What Would You Do? Pay Cash And Drain Savings, Or Use Interest Free Financing?
Stupid mistakes can cost a person, and my most recent dive into stupidity is going to cost me plenty. I stopped at Walmart on my way to the gym this morning to pick up some needed supplies. I didn't want to take my phone in with me, so I put it on … [Read more...] about I Destroyed My Phone, What Should I Do?
I run consistently, piling up nearly 50 miles in a week when I'm marathon trailing. Because I roll my right foot when I run, I need a specific type of shoe to keep from injuring myself. As most runners, I'm very loyal to my shoe. I've found … [Read more...] about Would You Bust Your Budget to Save Money Later?
My son is extremely difficult when it comes to finding clothes that he likes. I can't even put a number on the pairs of jeans he approved just to complete shopping trip, never to be worn again. Trying to buy anything for him without having him along … [Read more...] about What Would You Do? The Disliked Christmas Gift