Collected Wistdom

Is it greediness or just pure capitalism at its finest? Either way it sucks to be on the receiving end of price gouging. So if you are going to go out to party, and lets face it, sitting at home drinking can only be so much fun, then be a bar whiz and beware of these five ways that bars get you to part with extra money:

The latest Canadian money is made from polymers and partially transparent. Canada released $100 bills in late 2011, and has a plan to put bills of lower denominations in circulation through the end of 2013. The new bills are meant to be more secure — not just look cool.

In order to cut back, the Harper government’s newest budget eliminates the penny. For quite some time, it has cost more to make a penny than a penny’s face value — even though it’s been years since the penny was even made mostly of copper.

You may have heard the advice not to buy more house than you need because you will pay more in so many areas—larger mortgage, utilities, furnishings, property taxes, maintenance.  Buying a house that is large enough to meet your needs, but not too large, will save you thousands of dollars over the life of your mortgage.

The same holds true for automobiles.

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Don’t be ridiculous. One day means nothing.

We are already familiar with the idea

When choosing a career, when deciding whether

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