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Funny Money: How Not to Suck at Shopping for a New Computer

If you read Highlights magazine when you were a wee whippersnapper, you remember the comic strip Goofus and Gallant. The former was an oblivious idiot who screwed everything up, and the latter was a pompous dweeb obsessed by acting so self-righteous … [Read more...]

Funny Money: Dribbling All Over Your Brackets for Fun and Profit

You're supposed to be working right now, and that's just what you're doing. It's just that you're not focused on any of that lame, boring stuff your company is paying you to do. Instead, your focus is on the shared national obsession of NCAA … [Read more...]

Funny Money: Pro Athletes Don’t Need Your Money; How to Watch Your Team Play for Less

Every sporting competition yields winners and losers. Well, except for soccer, which yields 0-0 ties. But the winners, losers and, uh, tie-ers are not limited to the competing athletes. There are also plenty of losers in the crowd, and I'm not just … [Read more...]

Funny Money: Dirt Cheap Eats; The 5 Best Values in Fast Food

It's easy to sneer at the success of giant fast food chains, ubiquitous on every street corner. The bane of all paleo diet attempts. But there's a reason such places thrive: Value. When the factors of time, taste and money all collide -- and … [Read more...]

Funny Money: 5 Easy Ways to Nibble at the Costs of Eating Out

As far as sustenance goes, there's nothing more irresponsible than eating at restaurants. And minimalist bloggers are never shy about telling you so. While it's always more cost-effective to gather your ingredients and cook them yourself, … [Read more...]

Funny Money: You Don’t Need a Mechanic: Car Repairs Even You (Yes, You) Can do Yourself

There are people who tinker with cars for fun, change their own oil with ease, and know what an air filter is. And then there are people like me, who consider it an achievement when they manage to get the hood open without setting off the … [Read more...]

Funny Money: 5 Ways to Recession-proof Your Life

You may feel young and invincible. You survived the last recession, but don't get all cocky. The next recession is out there, ready to topple your financial castle like the angriest of birds, leaving only broken dreams and crushed piggy banks in its … [Read more...]

Funny Money: New Year’s Resolutions to Save Money? Why Bother?

As 2013 winds down, you're probably sitting back and counting the ways it all went wrong for you and your meager finances. If only you had been more disciplined with your money! If only you'd decided to have less fun! If only you hadn't traded … [Read more...]

Funny Money: How to Make a Change and Save Your Coins

Coins get me thinking about life's big questions. For instance — everyone knows a penny saved is a penny earned, but if you toss 25 cents in a wishing well, is a quarter heaved a quarter burned? Or, if a dime falls between two couch cushions, does … [Read more...]

Funny Money: Dirty Tricks to Help you win on Black Friday

Ah, you can feel it in the air, can't you? It truly is the most wonderful time of the year. The uplifting caroling from TV ads, promising the sweetest deals of the year. The musty smells of queued-up shoppers, many who were in such a hurry that they … [Read more...]