More than 700 million people, or 10 per cent of the world population, still live in extreme poverty today….
The problem of poverty in the industrialized nations today is a problem of relative poverty.
Is it a good idea to keep a stash of money at home? If yes, how much and where?
He who will not economize….
The consumption society has made us feel that happiness lies in having things….
“My stove is old. My wallpaper is old. It’s the same wallpaper from when I moved here and I never changed it. Why would I change it? I just keep it clean. If you take better care of things, you can hold onto them longer. That’s how I still run things. If it works, IContinue reading “If it Works, I Keep It”
Throughout the majority in time in the history of the United States, the need to be frugal (thrifty) for the average person was a necessity … not a lifestyle choice as many are choosing today in our post-scarcity society in order to: Improve their personal finances De-clutter their lives from materialistic consumerism Live a moreContinue reading “Living Standards and Frugality”