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[Squawkfox] My first reaction when I saw this article: There’s no way to survive a trip to IKEA. You will buy stuff, and too much of it. Resistance is futile. But there are some solid tips here – from never going on a Saturday to hitting the “as-is department” first.
[My Dollar Plan] Go fly a kite. Seriously. Or collect shells and play Frisbee. But I’m not sure I’m going to “dig for sand crabs.”
[Gen X Finance] “What’s there not to love about Happy Hour?” Indeed. Here’s a quick list of must-haves, from live music to discounted (or even free) food to go along with those 2-for-1 drinks.
[Moolanomy] This is more of a thought exercise than a suggestion. How much is telecommuting worth to you? How about flexible hours? Unpaid leave? Or, “Would You Rather Have the Money?”
[Get Rich Slowly] I live near a Benihana, which is the famed Japanese steakhouse where the chefs cook at your table and flip the food onto your plates or even in your mouth. This is an interesting tale of how we place value on what we pay for. I won’t ruin the rest of it for you.