Society and illness often encounter each other in parallel mirrors, each holding up a Rorschach test for the other. – Siddhartha Mukherjee
Hi There, I’m Elva, apbka (also, previously, briefly, known as) Wise Money Shopper. Amanda, aka Dr. Wise Money, was my sister.
I’m writing two companion posts on my favorite and least favorite purchases of the first half of 2016.
As we start to travel more frequently, the boyfriend and I make a point to visit a (hopefully used) bookstore at least once per trip. So let’s have a look-see where we’ve been and what we found!
I once read that a carpenter built his toolbox by buying the cheapest version of anything he needed, and as soon as he broke it, he upgraded to the best version in his budget.
Sometimes you don’t have to shop. Sometimes you Can do it yourself.
Sorry, y’all, one day late but I’m here!
It’s Ebates birthday this week, and they are celebrating with 15% cash back at many, many participating stores!
This weekend we drove to D.C. with our spoiled stupid dog and happened on a lovely used media place.
Recently our household underwent a big upgrade: no more disposable water bottles! The boyfriend is the late convert (obviously) and these functional and gorgeous S’well bottles are what finally sold him.
I shared a neat little coupon code from Threads for Thought I found in my email at the end of my post last week. That got me thinking.
A big part of refusing to pay the full retail price of basically anything ever, is that I always research what I would like to buy, and then I wait patiently for a long time for the price to drop.
Are slightly forced alliterations in or do they just make me look dorky?
Have you gals and guys seen the fun little intro DWM set up for me yet?