- Some Thoughts on the Utter Hell of Air Travel – with a particular shout-out to Delta
- Target – No Place for Bananas and a Larger Lesson in Frugal Living
- Why DO so many women support Hillary Clinton? (Part II)
- So why DO so many women support Hillary Clinton?
- Secret “Shame” of the American Middle Class?
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Recently, USA Today revisited a popular subject amongst early retirement hopefuls: the so called “four percent rule.” The basic concept is that if a retiree withdraws no more than four percent of his portfolio per year, he should have enough … Continue reading
Man, did I ever strike a nerve with my post that questioned whether a Toyota Prius really accomplishes significant, or any, savings in the long run. The post elicited a number of comments from a generation of Prius lovers who … Continue reading
As I mentioned in the last post, motorcycles, for all their glory, are pretty disappointing when it comes to fuel economy and savings. When you consider their small size relative to cars and trucks, motorcycles, by and large, stink at … Continue reading
With each new surge in gas prices, a frequently asked question is whether motorcycles offer substantial savings in fuel consumption. The related question is whether motorcycles have a place in practical frugal living. The questions make sense enough. After all, … Continue reading
Necessity is the Mother of Invention. We have all heard this adage before, and it certainly applies with respect to frugal living techniques. We all have a tendency to live a more frugal lifestyle when we have no choice but … Continue reading