What Forever Stamps Can Teach Us About Economics and Pulling Forward Demand

According to a story on CNNMoney, the United States Postal Service has decided that all new first-class stamps will be issued as "Forever Stamps", beginning  in January 2011. This is being pushed as good news for those who still use "snail mail", and in many ways it is. You won't have to worry about finding two-cent stamps (I have so many stamps that don't add up to the current postage) or … [Read more...]

8 Ways to Reduce Your Shipping Costs

Welcome to Money Saving Monday where we remind ourselves that community is the greatest money saving resource we have. Each month, you’ll have a chance to win one of two $15 Amazon gift cards.  Simply leave your tips and suggestions, and if it is a top pick of the month, you’ll get a $15.00 gift card. By the way, with just a handful of comments each day, you’ve got a great opportunity to … [Read more...]

11 Missionary Care Package Ideas

Missionaries live with their feet firmly planted on two plots of ground. Most people don’t realize how much missionaries become attached to the countries where they work.  In fact, missionaries change and begin to share the values and worldview of their host country.  The host country starts to feel normal, and sometimes even more normal than their home country. Nevertheless, no matter how long … [Read more...]