Guest Posts My first guest post is live! The theme is “the difference between volunteering and forced giving”, through a tale of a traveler, a poor woman, and a scheming farmer. Thanks to Christian Common Cents for publishing! Weekend Reading The Yakezie gives us some more details about membership and the belt system.
Are you the type of person that occasionally likes to gamble? Do you ever go to the casino and play slots or table games, hoping to score a big hit? How about poker, a game in which skill plays a big part, as well as luck. Or perhaps you like to bet on horse racing?… [Read More]
Condos have become all of the rage lately. Many developers have come out with advertisements stating “why rent, when you could own?”, and the argument does seem compelling with low interest rates, although housing prices in Canada are currently quite high. First, let’s look at the advantages and disadvantages of living in a condominium versus… [Read More]
Another week passes by, and another tens of thousands of barrels of oil gush out into the Gulf of Mexico, adding to what is possibly the U.S.’ worst environmental disaster. With the failure of one attempt to stop the leak after another, pundits are now starting to look at more drastic (and perhaps insane) alternatives,… [Read More]
The markets are in turmoil, people are rioting in Greece, gold is down nearly $100 from its recent peak, fiat money is growing parabolically, we cannot continue our ways…, but, the sun is still shining, the world is still turning, and people are still waking up in the morning. Here is your weekend reading: