How Kids Choose Colleges Today

Is your student bewildered by college options? Or does it all boil down to this?

Living Cost: My Disability Shopping List

Martyn Sibley on how to shop – for and with – a disability.

The Price of Convenience

Leo Babauta reminds us that convenience always comes with hidden costs, when you look at the whole picture.

I Ran a Marathon on Every Continent for the Price of Your Parking Spot

Tyler Tervooren helps you map out adventure at an affordable cost.

The True Cost of Stuff

The cost of purchasing an item just scratches the surface.

A Compassionate Approach to Homelessness

It’s possible to provide a handout that is also a hand up writes Chris Hicke. And Utah is showing how.

The Problematic Fairy-Tale Wedding

Marriage counselor Aaron Anderson critiques our ever-dangerous tendency to mix fairy-tales and marriage.

“If our urge to stay away from kids is constantly enabled, does our society become even more child unfriendly than it is?”

No one likes flying on a plane with a screaming child next to them. Some airlines are considering offering child-free sections that you can pay to sit in, but Pedro wonders if that would come with more than a monetary cost.

“If we used our ‘defense’ budget to help people, the next generation would know how to care for one another.”

This is a comment by Justin Cascio on the post “Male Disposability: 1/19”.

Work at the Expense of Family? Never Again!

Even though the lines sometimes blur between home and work while working as an entrepreneur, I wouldn’t change it for the world.