The Minimalist and The $400 Toaster

I once bought a toaster for nearly $400. When I told people, they thought I had lost it. Doolally. This purchase, and others like it, were based on this premise: Given the choice between two items which will serve the same function, if one is twice the price, but will last 4 times as long, […]

How Minimalism Can Make You Rich

Years ago I remember reading Robert T. Kiyosaki’s book, “The Cash Flow Quandrant”. It was a useful and interesting book. My takeaway was simple and, I believe, fundamental concept core to the book’s message. Most people take their income and spend it almost entirely on expenses. That is, they spend it on things that have […]