Stop Buying Stuff and Spending Money Right Now

Stop complaining about the one percent.  I hate to break it to you, but it is partly your fault they are rich.  Yes, they may have had certain social advantages, rich parents, a free college education, and a trust fund worth more money than you will ever see in your lifetime.  Yet as long as … Continue reading Stop Buying Stuff and Spending Money Right Now

The True Cost of Materialism

I didn't have a job until my second semester in college.  I worked at the gym, earning a little money to spend here and there on fun stuff, like getting my nails done, going to the movies, joining student groups, or whatever (not beer). I didn't absolutely need that job until my sophomore year of … Continue reading The True Cost of Materialism