I found this on CNN.com
- Man challenges himself to go one week without spending a cent
- He finds sacrifices are more than he bargained for
I like to think of my attitude toward money as enlightened.
Author finds out how he burns up dollars every day without thinking about it.
Last summer, for instance, I received a letter informing me that I had won a small grant from the state of Massachusetts. The next day I was informed that I was being audited — by the state of Massachusetts. Ah well, I thought. The state giveth and the state taketh away.
My friends and family see my attitude toward money in slightly different terms. “You’re a total miser” is how my darling wife, Erin, puts it.
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