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Finding Happiness Along the Way to Long-Term Financial Goals
Mon, 06/14/10 | 10 Comments
Finding Happiness Along the Way to Long-Term Financial Goals

The Three 800lb. Financial Gorillas
It’s once again time to dive into the dark and murky depths of personal finance philosophy. Into the can money buy happiness(?) realm.
Personal finance gurus, bloggers, writers, professionals, whomever tend to …

Unemployed? Many Hiring Employers Won’t Even Give you a Look
Tue, 06/8/10 | 25 Comments
Unemployed? Many Hiring Employers Won’t Even Give you a Look

The Huffington Post highlighted a disturbing trend that I feared might happen where employers are completely overlooking applicants who are currently unemployed. Disturbingly, they are notifying potential job applicants that they ‘Need Not Apply’ right …

I Got Burgled! 10 Tips to Avoid Theft when Traveling Abroad
Wed, 06/2/10 | 9 Comments
I Got Burgled! 10 Tips to Avoid Theft when Traveling Abroad

While traveling to other countries it is very easy for ‘opportunistic’ locals to quickly distinguish you as a target….err….tourist. While on my recent trip to Peru I became a victim of theft, even after I …

Use an ISIC (International Student Identity Card) to get Student Discounts when Traveling Abroad
Mon, 05/31/10 | 3 Comments
Use an ISIC (International Student Identity Card) to get Student Discounts when Traveling Abroad

Having just got back from Peru (the site was on auto-pilot – sorry for the delay in replies), I picked up a great money saving travel tip from my wife that I wanted to share …

De-constructing Society’s Educational Norms: Do your Life Goals Really Require a Traditional Education?
Fri, 05/28/10 | 9 Comments
De-constructing Society’s Educational Norms: Do your Life Goals Really Require a Traditional Education?

The validity of the entire educational system, and in particular for the purposes of this post – traditional public and private post-secondary degrees has been under the microscope much more in recent years. And for …

What are your Costly Pleasures?
Mon, 05/17/10 | 20 Comments
What are your Costly Pleasures?

Frugality is great, and it can take you a long ways towards reaching your financial and life goals, however, there are some things in life that we absolutely throw frugality out the window for. These …


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