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10 Millionaires That Seem Crazy: What They Did

The word eccentric, is commonly associated with the word millionaire. And while it can’t be said that every millionaire is crazy, they have been known to do an abundance of crazy things. Here are 10 millionaires that seem crazy. Continue Reading

Cultural Spending: Finance Etiquette Around the World

Although money appears to be a language spoken fluently by people from all over the world, the fact is that countries have a variety of customs, feelings and habits about finances. Being sensitive to finance etiquette can help you to interact graciously in your business and social relationships no matter where you go. Continue Reading

Shopping? Why You Should Consider Consignment/Secondary Stores

There is a growing trend that has taken off with women since the height of the country’s recession; consignment store shopping. It’s a trend that seems to keep expanding in the shopping world; the buying of goods at consignment and secondary stores. These stores are often referred to by any number of different names; the thrift store, consignment shop, resale store, secondary store and outlet shop. Regardless of which name they choose, the appeal is that they are buying pre-used, or pre-loved goods at a price substantially lower than new goods at retail or department stores. Continue Reading

Elder Advice: 5 Finance Lessons from Grandpa that Still Make Sense

Society’s relationship with money has evolved over the decades and resulted in trillions of dollars of debt globally. Although the national debt continues to grow, more people are learning to gain a new perspective on their money and acquire old fashioned habits that were practiced by their elders.Continue Reading