A Playboy model, Victoria Xipolitakis from Argentina, recently rode the New York City subway covered in dollar bills to give away.
A new survey reveals what most couples argue about when it comes to money and how having open conversations about finances can help the relationship.
Restaurant servers tend to provide better service to formally dressed patrons when compared with casually dressed customers, according to a study.
You can blame it on living in a new, bigger city, but looking at my bank account and doing the math provided a very harrowing reflection of my needless spending over the last three months. One night my sister and mother FaceTimed me as they went “shopping” in my closet at home, rummaging through the things that didn’t make the move with me. Their amazement at the amount of clothing still with tags on, and makeup products left unopened, forced me to realize my shopping addiction had gotten out of hand last year. As I sifted through my bank accounts, my heart was heavy as the number grew. ...
Christmas is the most expensive time of the year. It’s statistically proven with the average family spending around £800 in the festive period.
Heather Nock was having a difficult month. Strapped for cash, Heather and her two kids visited their local Walmart in Meadville, Penn. to pick up new booster seats and clothes. The kids had to reluctantly return the booster seats they had already picked out, but 15 minutes later as the group were looking at clothes, a man approached Nock with both booster seats in a Walmart bag — already paid for.
Being a registered dietitian who switches cities every few years because of her’s husband’s career, I don’t exactly lead a lavish lifestyle. Like many other households, saving money is a necessity. The problem? I love food.
Good friends can talk about anything, from embarrassing sex tales to intimate health concerns, but when it comes to money, it can be a totally different story. Leadership psychologist and director of the White Water Group, Averil Leimon, believes that women should absolutely be discussing how much they earn, both to ‘egg each other on’ and also to arm themselves with ammunition for better wage negotiations - to close the pay gap and ensure women are getting a fair deal. “Conversations between friends can be very, very open, but it often seems like discussing money is the last taboo,” she tells us.
On Tax Day many people ignore their bill from Uncle Sam, including the occasional multimillionaire celebrity. Here are the most famous tax evaders in history.
Of that $204,000, nearly 59 percent, or $120K, is spent on pricy designer shoes. In comparison, a 2014 study found that the typical American gal shills out approximately $20,557 on shoes in her lifetime — nearly $124,000 less than her Singaporean counterparts. Then again, women in Singapore do live, on average, four years longer than Americans.
By Simone Olivero and Erica Rae Chong Prime Minister Justin Trudeau recently announced that an “iconic Canadian woman” will appear on the next issue of bank notes. “A Canadian woman will be featured on the very first of the next series of bills expected in 2018,” Trudeau said. “Today, on International Women’s Day, the Bank of Canada is taking the first step by launching public consultations to select an iconic Canadian woman to be featured on this new bill.” So far, votes have been pouring in for various historical figures, saints, activists and artists but we thought it would be fun to look at some of the other iconic Canadian women who (likely) won’t make the cut.