Category Archives: Money

4 Dirty Payday Loan Tricks Use To Keep You In Debt Hell

Ask anyone that owns a payday loan company and they will assure that it’s a perfectly legitimate business model. Ask any Japanese whaler and he’ll tell you that hunting seafaring mammals is a perfectly legitimate business model which has a … Continue reading

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3 Crazy Examples Of Junk Used As Formal Currency

At some point, way back in the mists of time, humanity started to get pretty bored working out if their neighbour owed them one turnip and 7 goats or two turnips and 5 goats. Instead, a form of currency which … Continue reading

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What The Banks Can Learn From Natural Selection

Contrary to popular belief, bloated bankers on the receiving end of massive bonuses don’t park their Ferraris in anus-shaped garages. Most of them drive Bentleys. Now that we’ve corrected that common misunderstanding you’re probably thinking, ‘What the hell has money … Continue reading

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5 Ways Big Business Twisted The Real Meaning Of Valentines Day

Every year, in the middle of February, we get slapped in the face by an avalanche of adverts telling us to shop like it’s about to rationed. Never mind the fact that your bank account has only just been take … Continue reading

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5 Local Government Laws Used To Empty Your Wallet

Ever grumbled about the taxman? Sure, HMRC is capable of hitting you with massive fines or putting you in prison for a long time if you’ve been really naughty boys and girls. But there’s another organisation that’s been secretly reaping … Continue reading

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Awesome Examples Of How The Rich Pawned Their Lives Away

If you’re rich you’re going to have to face facts and admit that nobody likes you; not even your wife. In fact, she’s probably ‘working out’ with her personal trainer whilst simultaneously rehearsing her tearful wails when the police inform … Continue reading

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