Articles on Money

Why do I need to pretend that I don’t have money and it doesn’t make life easier?

Money makes life easier. Period. I’d rather have it than not have it, so when I’m happy that I do have it saved, why should I ever have to apologize or pretend that I don’t?

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You can’t afford your lifestyle if you’re going into debt for it

Saving a bit at a time is a lot easier and less painful than trying to come up with 5-figures at the end of the year when it’s time to refill your retirement coffers.

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Job Hunting is a lot like Dating

Dating and job hunting have similarities that you can’t deny, from elation at acceptance to depression at rejection.

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What I look for in a perfect souvenir

I have never been the type to collect keychains, shot glasses, postcards, magnets, or any kind of knick-knackky trinket. I know people who do, but […]

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A million dollars just doesn’t seem like enough money.

A million doesn’t seem like a lot of money any more.

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Money really does buy happiness.. it does in countries, anyway

Where does money buy equality? In certain countries, it certainly makes a big difference.

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Why I think my friend (a mother too) bothers me so much sometimes

Why I am so incredibly annoyed (sometimes) by this SUPER NICE woman who is my toddler lifeline most days. I feel a bit like an evil, mean, frenemy.

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A Family of Parasites

Trop Bon, Trop Con: When you are too nice and it hurts you financially

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Money and value creation doesn’t come from the majority, it’s from the vision of a few

Few people have the vision to really bring money to society in a big way, the rest of us (myself included) are just bleatin’ sheep.

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Garbage In, Garbage Out: What you put into something, matters a lot

If you don’t put in the work, and use/do crap, you won’t get the results you want, which is true for almost everything from cooking to your career.

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