Why I Don’t Budget

Right now I’m studying at MIT which is a really great experience.  When we arrived my program provided us with $750 in TechCash.  This currency can be used for food at MIT, at the student store, and a few other...

Saving on Shaving

I originally started this article a year ago, but yesterday my classmate who used to market Gillette razors mentioned that some of their marketing efforts were geared toward getting people to trade up to more expensive products.  Well, time to share my thoughts on...

Spent over $100 on Skincare

And apparently I got a deal! Little did I know that women use a lot of skincare products until I got married.  There are “routines” to be followed with products like toners, cleansers, serums, and moisturizers.  But you’re likely a woman...

Weddings

Weddings cost a boatload of money or at least everyone in the wedding industry wants you to pay a boatload.  The average cost of an American wedding is $26,000, but I’m sure the median cost is less as there are...

The Library Still Exists?

You may think the library is a place for children, but you may be mistaking that with the children’s section.  The library really has the more resources for adults and has resources for the 21st century.  A few months ago...

Financial Traps

There are many ways you can fall into financial trouble, but you can always pull yourself back up, so never give up.  Today I was paying a credit card bill and was surprised to see the following picture. Credit cards...