Buy a washing machine or go to the laundromat?

This is a somewhat nostalgic post for me and is for all the urban dwellers out there, particularly the renters.  Here is the deal.  I lived in the outer boroughs of NYC for 5 years (Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens) and never had a washer or dryer.  Laundry was a much dreaded Sunday chore. Let me paint […]

Cutting your own hair to save money

Man, I am impressed with the middle gentleman’s good-looking beard/mustache/hair combo. But that is beside the point. Today’s post is about saving money by cutting your own hair (I apologize for the short hiatus, but I was celebrating the end of my third decade with family).  I’ll cut to the chase and say it can be […]