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Is Not Having Financial Literacy An Excuse For Being Broke? – Read & Take Our Poll

Is Not Having Financial Literacy An Excuse For Being Broke? – Read & Take Our Poll

A majority of Americans are financially illiterate. That means if you offered them an 8.56% interest rate on a used car, most of them wouldn’t know enough be able to scream and run away ASAP. Is not possessing the basics of financial literacy an excuse? […]

How Soapy is Geoarbitraging in China

How Soapy is Geoarbitraging in China

You know what they say: there’s more than one way to skin a cat! (No one says this. Who says this? Why is this a saying.) It’s a gross way of saying there’s more than one way to reach your goal. So if you want […]

Failure Resume? No. Cover Letter? No…More Like Confessional.

Failure Resume? No. Cover Letter? No…More Like Confessional.

I don’t know if anyone has noticed but I went down from posting 3 times a week two months ago to 2 times a week. It’s not a big change, I never felt like I needed to explain my reasoning. After a year of healing, I […]

7 Long Term Bonding Things We Do As Newlyweds (To Ward Off Divorce)

7 Long Term Bonding Things We Do As Newlyweds (To Ward Off Divorce)

“Ah. Passion, puppy love, promise…” I had an outing on Sunday with my friend Valerie and I gushed on and on about my husband (he stayed at home to diligently do taxes like a good boy.) Valerie probably should have told me to shut up. […]

Why Discussions On Race, Class, Income, Privilege & Stuff Are Dumb

Why Discussions On Race, Class, Income, Privilege & Stuff Are Dumb

Hey look everyone, it’s unpopular opinion puffin! This puffin will be giving her two cents on this awkward topic. What is with me and awkward topics lately… This is so awkward of a topic that I just don’t even want to touch it with a […]

How Rich People Think – Why Penny Pinch When You Don’t Have To?

How Rich People Think – Why Penny Pinch When You Don’t Have To?

This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you. Ever wonder where the penny-pinching millionaire trope came from? Or how rich people think about frugality when they don’t have to be frugal? “Let me get this straight. You can live on $300 […]

Ahem, Costs of Sperm Banking, Yes We’re Going There…

Ahem, Costs of Sperm Banking, Yes We’re Going There…

  …And the Hippos Were Frozen in Their Tanks. It’s a pretty awkward topic today guys. Feel free to read this under the guise of night. I went to a board game/dinner gathering with some of my husband’s coworkers. Now, these are wickedly smart people […]

11 Perks of Growing Up Poor (Growing Up Poor Chinese American)

11 Perks of Growing Up Poor (Growing Up Poor Chinese American)

Poverty sucks. Don’t even start saying I’m making light of the topic. I can’t even begin to rant to you how much being poor sucks and changes things for the worst in almost every facet of the human experience. But we all knew that. So […]