Personal Finance

This category includes only topics that are related to personal finance. Other topics, those that pertain to international finance, economics, or higher-level finance are found in another category.

First, check out this guy who climbed a 2000′ vertical summit without any ropes/whatever. Yes, this dude is a 26-year old rock climber who has no fears. I have to hand it to him, climbing the north face at Yosemite without any safety gear is pretty awesome. Check out a 60 Minutes production on him […]

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“The man.” “The machine.” “The institutions.” People say it’s easy to get lost in corporate America. You show up, put in your hours, and then you leave. You never really know whether you’re actually doing what you need to be doing, or if your work is truly appreciated by your coworkers. I just read the […]


Perpetual motion is an interesting phenomenon. Absolutely impossible in every sense of the word impossible, there are plenty of people still willing to call it real. Now, the loonies that think they can create it do make some awesome YouTube videos. Here’s an example: That video and machine is so something I would have made […]


I don’t think that there’s any other way to say this without sounding smug. Really, you earn what you’re worth. I would venture to guess those who earn “enough” agree with me, and those who don’t earn “enough” disagree with me. In the interest of full disclosure, I currently feel as though I don’t earn […]