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Future Shock: Personal Finance Technology

Jim Gibson | Posted 04.02.2014 | Money
Jim Gibson

If you are feeling a bit jaded about the promises of technology to transform your personal finances, you are not alone. Since Al Gore invented the Int...

5 Christmas Tips for Christians

Charles Clymer | Posted 02.05.2014 | Religion
Charles Clymer

As Christmas approaches, I'd like to remind my fellow Christians who need the reminder: Please embrace nuance. Realize that precisely because folks vary even among those in your own denomination is exactly why we should mind our own business when it comes to our faith.

PHOTO: Father's Day Receipt Curses At Kids

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 06.18.2013 | Business

Up until the bill came, Joe Gibson seemed to have been enjoying a pleasant Father's Day. He and his son had eaten a meal in St. Louis and shared so...

LOOK: Hilarious Dr. Pepper Receipt

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.04.2013 | Business

Who is Dr. Pepper? No one knows exactly. Rumor has it Pepper was the father of a young girl who Charles Alderton, the pharmacist who created the soda,...

PHOTO: Generous Tip Funds Waitress's Dream Vacation

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.21.2013 | Travel

We've all had moments at work and thought, "I need a vacation." And fortunately for one over-worked waitress, a dream vacation just became reality, co...

Going Paperless: The Hidden Cost of a Receipt

Will Hines | Posted 06.04.2013 | Impact
Will Hines

We have a huge challenge ahead in reaching a safer world, a more efficient economy and a more sustainable environment. That being said, creating positive change doesn't require a monumental societal shift. Small decisions about even smaller pieces of paper can go a long way.

Waiter Loves 'Parks & Rec'

Posted 03.13.2013 | Comedy

Apparently, a waiter at a Le Pain Quotidien in New York is a big "Parks & Recreation" fan. "The waiter brought over some free dessert and said, 'Tr...

Pastor Says 'I Give God 10%' Receipt Scandal Overblown

Posted 02.01.2013 | Religion

The St. Louis pastor who caused a stir after writing "I Give God 10% why do you get 18" on her receipt, instead of leaving a tip, has apologized for w...

Applebee's FIRES 'I Give God 10%' Tip Receipt Waitress

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.01.2013 | Business

Be careful what you post on Reddit. It may just get you canned. Earlier this week, an Applebee’s waitress posted a photo on Reddit of a receipt ...

This Would Infuriate ANYONE

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 01.31.2013 | Comedy

We've seen some ridiculous reasons not to leave a tip in our time (just scroll down for more egregious gratuities) but you could call this one the "ho...

28 Ridiculous Receipts

Posted 01.31.2013 | Comedy

A receipt may not be the first place you look for humor -- after all, they're designed to be so regimented and boring -- but some people out there are...

What Is a Digital Wallet, and Why Should You Care?

Steve Schultz | Posted 10.29.2012 | Money
Steve Schultz

The "digital wallet" is the biggest game-changer in financial services since online banking. But what exactly is a digital wallet? Is it more convenient? Is it practical?

How To Make Your Life Easier

Reuters | Posted 06.13.2012 | Money

By Vera Gibbons NEW YORK, April 13 (Reuters) - Have you emerged yet from the mountain of receipts and financial statem...

Why CVS Receipts Are So Ridiculously Long

The Atlantic | REBECCA J. ROSEN | Posted 10.11.2011 | Business

I'm not sure when I first noticed them. I don't remember them as a child or a teenager. Then, one day, walking out of a CVS, I looked down at my hand ...

WATCH: See How Your Tax Dollars Are Spent

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 06.18.2011 | Business

With Tax Day winding down, wrapping your head around how the government uses your tax dollars can seem impossible. Thanks to a collaboration betwe...

Drowning In Receipts? Help Might Be On The Way

blogs.discovery.com | Alyssa Danigelis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A startup called TransactionTree recently popped up, proposing a service for retailers that allows them to email an electronic copy of a receipt to c...