The Root Of All Sorts Of Evil

In 2011, Dave Dawes was lucky enough to win $178 million in the EuroMillions lottery. Generously, Dave gave away around $53 million to close friends and relatives. Soon after winning he gave his son Michael $1.8 million, which was almost all spent in about a month. At one point Michael and his homosexual partner were…

Broke and Overweight

Americans face our fair share of personal pitfalls. If we were to rank these, problems connecting to money and health would rise to the top of the list. A quick look at most people’s New Year’s resolutions make this clear. According to statistics, roughly 45% of all households carry credit card debt (American Debt Advisor).…

Money Is The Root Of All…Bacteria?

Maybe money is not the root of all bacteria, but it is covered with about 3000 different types. Researchers from New York University’s Dirty Money Project recently found that our money is unbelievably nasty (MSN). Some of the bacteria they found on money included viruses, E. coli, and Staphylococcus aureus (the strain responsible for acne,…

What Would You Do For $10,000,000?

What are you willing to do for $10,000,000?  This was a question asked in a poll back in 1991.  The people were given several options and then instructed to indicate all that they would be willing to do.  Here were the results: 25%  – Would abandon their entire family. 25% – Would abandon their church.…