Cost per Unit

If you are tracking your spending (and you really should...there are many choices for OSS finance software out there...), it is easy to pull a report and say, "I've spent $4,554.96 on groceries so far this year. Holy crap that is a lot!" Another way to look at it is the opportunity cost or what…

the year of less

Cait Flanders' book the year of less describes her personal life in vivid detail regarding her addiction to alcohol, shopping, and takeout coffee. It started with an article in Forbes four years ago and (thankfully) expanded into the full book. She comes to realize that she can control herself without the need for Alcoholics Anonymous…