Day 23: Is Travelling Worth Your Money?

A growing trend within the PF blogosphere shows a preference for spending money on “experience” rather than  “stuff”. Like the last wave of feel-good-new-age-movement (Hello, The Secret), this idea is immediately embraced by most of us because it appeals to our idea of happiness and good life. Who doesn’t like holidays? It’s as if this … Continue reading

Is Frugality the New Superiority?

We’ve heard the stories before; a couple with average income who managed to rack up $200k in consumer debt, a guy who had to declare bankruptcy due to overspending or a woman who toted a Gucci handbag while lining up for the meal van. These stories are run on various TV shows, magazines, newspapers and … Continue reading