Tag: money

Your mother probably told you not to hang around with losers. Well, she was right. According to a quote by Jim Rohn “You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.” So, leave your loser friends behind and become a success. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Great advice on achieving a more fulfilling frugal lifestyle with the 7 habits of highly frugal people. Learn about budgeting, how to think about money, and how to develop the motivation to succeed. Gain control of finances and gain control of your life. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Stretch your shampoo and make your own hair gel, or just make a gel to apply directly to your hair. Either way, it’s easy and saves money. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

27 ways to make your groceries last as long as possible. Store onions for 8 months, add 3-5 days to the usable life of bananas, keep salad lettuce fresh for a week, and 24 more easy ways to save food, and money. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

How about buying everything you need (almost) in cardboard? You can get cardboard office furniture, computers, digital cameras, speakers, coolers, animal head trophies (really) and fasteners to join smaller salvaged cardboard pieces together to make larger cardboard pieces. I suppose you could attach your cardboard computer to your cardboard desk to discourage theft, or not. […]

You might not want to live this way all the time (the subject of this post doesn’t), but this article has some good ideas for saving a ton of money on food so you can eat healthy on a buck per day. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

I don’t consider myself a master of psychic power but I’ve seen enough examples of it within me and within others to know that such awareness is available to all. When any psychic experience occurs, no matter how small, it is a satisfying and even beautiful event. A short while ago I had a little […]

No doubt that sustainability is a good idea blossoming these days, and not any too soon. More and more of us are becoming aware of the need to make peace with the earth, to stop our polluting ways, maybe even to stop bashing each other over the head, literally and figuratively, to have our way. […]

Two-bit Guru | Money & Equality | Photo of a roll of dollar bills.

Today I’m thinking about money and inequality. Since the material choices of life without money aren’t very attractive, most of us would like to have more, preferably lots more. But if everyone had lots more we’d still all be in the same boat, except everything would cost more, including the boat. To be better off […]

Two-bit Guru | Giving money to friends | Photo of a Christmas card with a $100 bill sticking out of it.

Four months before Christmas one year, a friend complained that his small business wasn’t doing as well as he’d like. I commiserated, and once we’d opened up the topic of ain’t-times-tough, it became a regular theme. Since things were bad for him, I couldn’t very well say they were good for me, although they were. […]