Cancer in Coffee? Not if the Beans Are Unroasted

By |February 1st, 2018|Categories: Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , |

Good news for the java set: You can drink your coffee and not get cancer too. Unless you drink a ridiculous amount of it, in which case you should cut back a bit. 

I Saved a Bunch of Money on Food Last Week

By |July 23rd, 2012|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , |

Last week I wrote about how I was spending too much money on food and I wanted to stop eating out for an entire week. One week later I can report that I made it almost all week without eating out and saved a bunch of money. In June I spent $939 on eating out and groceries (which also includes

Food is Expensive

By |July 16th, 2012|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , |

So I had a hypothesis that I might be spending too much money on food, especially considering the fact that I'm now living with my girlfriend and buying food for two. What I found was disgusting. I spent $939 on food (groceries + restaurants) in June. Apparently I'm eating out much too much. In fact I ate out 35 different

Quick Money Tip: Splurge at the Grocery Store

By |November 8th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , |

When I go grocery shopping, I'm always on the lookout for good deals. If it's not on sale, I probably won't buy it. I feel like I'm saving money that way. Except I'm pretty sure it ends up costing me money in the long run. For example: My favorite ice cream is Blue Bell Coffee Ice Cream. It's

Soda Makes You Fat (but it’s delicious)

By |November 16th, 2010|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , |

This weekend I picked up some delicious takeout BBQ at Sonny Bryan's here in Dallas because I was hungry and I'm a sucker for jalapeño sausage. Seriously, whoever came up with that combination deserves a Nobel Prize. So when I paid for the food, the lady at the cash register asked if I'd like something to drink. I said "That's