Creating a Home Improvement Monster

Peggy MunroLet's Talk About Money46 Comments

There are certain immutable truths in life, and most of them can be found in the kitchen. It all started with the stove—or more precisely, the new under-burner inserts that cost $14 at my local grocery store. I knew they were the right size, but, somehow, they didn’t fit correctly. So for the better part of two weeks, I cooked … Read More

Living In A Cashless World

Peggy MunroLet's Talk About Money19 Comments

Maybe it’s my age, but the correlation between cash and money has always been clear to me. My first allowances were paid in nickels and dimes, which I religiously deposited into my piggy bank. When piggy was full, I emptied him into my first savings account. Every time interest posted to that account, I had no difficulty picturing it as … Read More