Wedding Expenses and Marriage Succes? Now We Have Data
Mon, 10/20/14 | 10 Comments

You may already know that I’m not a big fan of materialistic wedding expenses. More specifically, I think that the average cost of a wedding is stupidly high ($29,858 last year) and the average engagement …

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Unemployed? Many Hiring Employers Won’t Even Give you a Look
June 8, 2010 | 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 …

Does Nitrogen Tire Inflation Improve Mileage & Save Money?
June 7, 2010 | 36 Comments
Does Nitrogen Tire Inflation Improve Mileage & Save Money?

If you’ve bought new tires, had old ones fixed up, or had a regularly scheduled oil change, then chances are that you’ve encountered a salesman who tried to sell you the benefits of nitrogen tire …

I Got Burgled! 10 Tips to Avoid Theft when Traveling Abroad
June 2, 2010 | 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
May 31, 2010 | 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?
May 28, 2010 | 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 …

How to Check Tire Pressure & Inflate your Tires
May 25, 2010 | 9 Comments
How to Check Tire Pressure & Inflate your Tires

Tire Inflation: A Matter of Safety & Cost Savings
Tires rank right up there with brakes, seatbelts, and airbags when it comes to vehicle safety. You wouldn’t want any of the other three to be performing …


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