Turning the big 3-0 is one of the very first real steps into adulthood. By 30-years-old, you have likely earned your college degree or found your calling in life. You’ve settled into a job, quite possibly found your life partner, and maybe even had one… Read More
The U.S. has an embarrassment of riches when it comes to corrupt leaders whose dirty laundry has been aired throughout the past decade. From insider trading to shady dealings while in political office to fraud and other unlawful practices while heading a company, you have… Read More
With the absence of a winner, as of Saturday, May 11, 2013 the Powerball jackpot climbed ever closer to a historic payday. The jackpot for the May 15, 2013 drawing is up to $350 million — and if nobody chooses the winning numbers for that… Read More
It’s fun to watch futuristic movies where all transactions are performed via a chip embedded deep beneath your skin — until you realize that that type of science fiction fantasy is slowly becoming our reality. Many people have stopped using cash entirely — credit… Read More
Share Being frugal is the next “Ballin’!” — it’s cool to be cheap. There are a billion websites and online communities dedicated to sharing tips for an efficiently frugal lifestyle. But what if you don’t want to spend half your life cutting coupons like… Read More
Share Playing the lottery is a bleak and hopeless abyss of wasted money and discarded scratch offs. Regardless, people can’t seem to stay away from it. There are two types of lottery players: the addicted and the entrepreneurs. While some richer folk prefer to… Read More
Share Everyone wants to jump in on a “get rich quick” scheme that will earn them thousands with little to no effort — who wants to slave tirelessly for years before reaping the benefits? Jacuzzis and jet skis are a lot less exciting when you’re… Read More
Share At first glance, Paypal sounds like an amazing service; transfer your points/gold/dollars/XP from one account to another in a matter of seconds, making it just as easy to buy from eBay as it is to open a small online store. But there’s a… Read More
Despite the world’s trials and tribulations, it seems like a lot of inventors are hell-bent on creating products which are nothing more than a worthless gimmick. This is because people would rather try and buy their way to health and happiness than work toward it.… Read More
As we manage our budgets and try to stretch the dollar to cover everything we need, currencies in other countries are growing against the dollar. Have a look at how the U.S. dollar fares against the 15 most powerful currencies in the world.
Auctions are designed to drive up the price of something via competitive, real-time bidding. Some highly desirable items have reached astronomical prices before the hammer fell.
From CEOs to athletes to Hollywood actors and actresses, even these recessionary times are brimming with high achievers who left the rest of the earning world in their dust this year. In fact, for some of these individuals, 2009 proved to be their personal income peak.
Broadly defined as earning money online from home, the Internet lifestyle has become a fixation of dissatisfied employees, stay-at-home parents, college students and even senior citizens.