Local Consumerism

Supporting local businesses is a form of citizenship and patriotism. We are encouraged to buy locally in order to patronize the entrepreneurs living in our city. This is a weightier issue in 2018 as globalization and online...

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buy vs rent

$2.99 Rent vs $5.99 Buy?

This is a silly problem to have – you go to rent Die Hard┬ábecause it’s obviously a Christmas tradition to watch it with some pizza and beer and you are faced with the rent vs buy dilemma. You can rent the movie for...

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Harmless Concessions in Personal Finance

Large banks are able to manipulate us through harmless concessions. This could be us accepting a free credit card, having our free credit score reported to us, getting a preapproval for a loan product, or offering us a free bank...

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