Do You Stop to Pick Up a Penny? [POLL]
You know the saying, 'Find a penny, pick it up, all day long you'll have good luck.' Well, do you pick up pennies when you see them? A new survey says the older you are the more likely you'll pick up that penny.
Who Are the Richest People in Each State? — Dollars and Sense
The people at Wealth-X recently put some of the wealthiest people in the United States under their discriminating microscope in an attempt to flush out the richest people in each state. In order to qualify for their glorified rich list, individuals must be worth at least $30 million, a requirement e…
Credit Card Delinquencies Reach 11-Year Low — Dollars and Sense
These days more credit card customers are paying their bills on time than they have over the course of the last decade.
A report released earlier today by the American Bankers Association indicates that delinquencies on credit cards are currently at an 11-year low, with only 2.93 percent of credit ac…
Unemployed Man Finds $150K in Vegetable Garden
Here is how the cheesy late-90′s stand-up comic buried deep in our subconscious would report this story:
“Hey folks! Did you read the story in the Northwest Herald today about a guy in Illinois that found $150K in his backyard garden? Talk about growing some cabbage! Am I right folks? Th…
U.S. Treasury Printing Less And Less Paper Money
The U.S. Treasury printing presses are a little quieter these days, printing less paper money than ever before. The reason? The rapid increase in the use of credit and debit cards to pay for anything and everything.
Last year the presses printed less $1 bills than at any time in the modern era.
Money Down The Toilet?
It might not have been flushed down the toilet but almost a quarter of a million dollars was stolen from an airplane lavatory. Now I've been in an airplane toilet and I've never walked out with any money!!