Category Archives: Thrift

What is the biggest way people waste money? (/r/AskReddit)

Reddit is an enormous, influential website which is truly a vast panorama of human experience.*  Today, a user asked “What is the biggest way people waste money?”  I think these are some of the best answers:** “Something I’m guilty of: … Continue reading

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Smart Phone Savings Trick, Part 2

In my previous post, Wade asks: “Coincidentally I’m looking into this topic as well these days. I’m trying to figure out what the downsides are for the Walmart / Straight Talk system that provides data plans for about 1/2 the … Continue reading

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Smart Phone Savings Trick

So, my current smart phone is getting ready to give up the ghost.  The camera’s broken, and it won’t turn on without a battery pull.  Plus, it’s a BlackBerry, which means that it will probably brick* itself soon.  That means … Continue reading

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