"Oller, who cut her own hair, bought only thrift store clothes and refused to purchase even shoelaces, parlayed her tightness with a dollar into an act of generosity that the country is quickly learning about."
Verna Oller, little old lady and secret stock picker, leaves small town $4.5 million
We need $62,460.11 more to hit 3/4 million.
New total reached so far: $687,539.89
Please anyone paying debt including mortgage, car payment, studen loan, credit cards etc, please total up what you have spent for the year or even the month and go to the Money Challenge 2009 Debt Reduction and...
How many pieces can a heart break into? Just wondering , cause mine is pretty hurt right now.
I have a dear friend who was told she has ALS. Then she was told she didn't and spent 100,000.00 dollars of her own cash to have a treatment that was going to make her better. Two weeks later not only...
Any Canadians out there who have heard of this? I found the CBC website the other day and entered my Acts of Green. Check it out here. I lowered my greenhouse gas output by over 7000 kg./year by just entering my frugal practices over the last few years...and they didn't have some of my...
Bleak retirements for 150 million?
A majority of Americans aren't saving nearly enough for retirement -- or aren't saving anything at all. And the expenses they'll face in their later years are sobering.
Save a million at virtually any age
You can easily turn a goose egg into a nest egg if you begin early. For those who have been slow to get started, here are calculations for how much you need to put aside each month.
Super Bowl ads: $2.7 million and worth it
One week from Sunday, the titans of American advertising will take to the field and go head-to-head in an epic battle of marketing muscle to determine who will be the king of commercials.
There is a sick 7yr old boy in Canada who wants to beat a world record to get over 350,000 million birthday card. There is only 18 days left. Maybe you are a teacher and you could get your class to do this. They dont have to be store bought you can make them. For the cost of one stamp you could...
A Million Little Pieces by James Frey
Has anyone read this book. Oprah had James on the other day and I missed part of it. It's a book that comes highly recommended and it's one I'm waiting for our library to get.
Anyone read it?
12.5 million treasure chest
Our reporter has her shining moment in Victoria's Secret's bejeweled bra
Reporter Breanne L. Heldman and the gem-laden lingerie draw a crowd.
I'm in Victoria's Secret, and shoppers are...
Everywhere you look, the names stand out … Gucci, Prada, Louis Vuitton, J. Jill, Dana Buchman, Saks, Lord & Taylor and all those other designers and high-end stores. How many times have you ever walked into their stores, let alone buy something?
Well, if you are like the average American...
National : Celebrities Speak Out Against National Plan to Test All 52
Priscilla Presley, Danny Masterson, Sofia Milos, Catherine Bell,
Chris Masterson and Jenna Elfman speak out against psychiatry's new...
Microsoft Corp., the world’s largest software maker, said on Thursday it will recall 14.1 million power cords for its Xbox video game console after a defect gave some users minor singe burns and scorched carpets.
Okay, I have been feeling SO great about my family and our strides toward total frugality. As most of you know, we are a frugal family, but had fallen a little by the wayside, and as of January 1, we were back in, full swing. In fact, I was so proud of us, I was going to break our "no eating...