Posts Tagged ‘money’

Grace Hopper For #TheNew10 Dollar Bill

Since the Treasury Department announced they will be redesigning the $10 bill and featuring a woman on the front, it got me thinking. While more obscure, Grace Hopper is the ideal candidate. Lets go through her qualifications: Attained the rank of United States Navy rear admiral. A rare feat for a woman (the first was […]

Evil And Competitiveness

Joe Hewitt on Competitiveness: People say that money is the root of all evil, but I think that evil is rooted in competitiveness, and money is just the yardstick. The whole thing is worth a read, but that sentence just stuck me.

What Is Money?

Here’s an amusing video from 1947 titled “What is Money?” Considering the economy right now, not a bad one to watch. [Hat tip: The Consumerist]

There’s No Such Thing As A Free Lunch

Many think that tax rebates they will soon receive thanks to the economic stimulus package recently passed is “free money”. Reality is that unless you made less than $3,000 or suddenly have a change in income between now and next year, that’s likely not the case. As this MSN Money article puts it: Remember, this […]