Archives for June, 2008

30 Jun

Quick trick to value time

A few weeks back, I wrote about my efforts to try and calculate what my time is worth. Thankfully, I just read an article in Real Simple magazine about quick and easy way to estimate the value of time. To get a ballpark idea of how much your time is...
27 Jun

Déjà vu

In the past six years, I have answered more than 30,000 individual consumer questions asked to MMI’s Advice Team. Actually, it might be more accurate to say that I have answered the same 10 questions 3,000 times each. I experienced déjà vu ...
24 Jun

What’s the rush?

The back-to-school sale on Macs is happening now.  During yesterday’s trip to the mall, I had to wade through fleece-lined boots to find the flip-flops (on sale!) When I got home, I discovered that a Hallmark flyer promoting holiday ornaments has...
18 Jun

What is my time worth?

Recently, I met a couple who were very dedicated to following the program outlined in the book Your Money or Your Life.  I have not read the book myself, but it is my understanding that (among many other things) the book challenges you to think abo...