Financial Musings – Black Friday/Cyber Monday

So today is Cyber Monday and I typically try not to get caught up in the hype. Actually, in the past few years I have been a bit of a grinch come Christmas time and have been quite stingy with gifts. The gluttony of Black Friday in particular has left a bad taste in my … Continue reading Financial Musings – Black Friday/Cyber Monday

How to Buy High End Furniture on the CHEAP

A few years ago I was at a friend's house, working on finances of course, and I noticed her desk. It was a leaning bookcase desk that I had admired for years from Crate & Barrel. I thought about buying that desk many times but the $437 price tag kept me back.