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The Broke-Ass Guide to the Stock Market

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Keep Driving Your Old Car and You’ll Save A Lot of Money

This post was written by Tyler Thompson I purchased my first car in 1995. Since then, I’ve put a lot of work into my Saab 9000

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Dear SF & LA: Shut Up And Hug It Out

Shhh. Stop whining. Let's all eat burritos on a beach, together.

“Blah blah blah, TRAFFIC, blah blah blah SUPERFICIALITY! REALITY SHOW REJECTS!” is what I constantly

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Rescue Row: The Officially Official Pet Rescue City Block in San Francisco

I grew up in a house with three indoor cats (two rescued ferals + one neighbor abandoned) and two outdoor ferals. Eventually we also rescued

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Entertaining for the Poor as F*ck: The Best $5 Red Wines

My second love is wine (second only to food).  Oh, wine: you beautiful muse. I adore thee. A while back my parents decided to do a Sideways-inspired family vacation (I

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Entertaining for the Poor as F**k: Stop whining and Throw Yourself a Birthday

There was a time in my life when I left my birthday plans up to others. For my 24th birthday, my then-boyfriend made plans to take me out for

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5 SOULutions to San Francisco’s Housing Crisis

WARNING: There is no easy fix to the San Francisco Housing Crisis that does not inevitably piss someone off.  If you followed “Has San Francisco SOULed Out:

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Has San Francisco SOULed Out?: Who really is to blame for SF’s Cultural Shift pt 1

It has become grossly apparent that the once, vibrantly raw streets of San Francisco, full of oddballs and eccentrics, is slowly being

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Visit Urban Upbound for FREE Financial Advice in NYC

[caption id="attachment_68204" align="aligncenter" width="300"] NYC's FREE Financial Counseling Resource[/caption]   In “News-That-Hardly-Qualifies-As-News-News”, New York City is still expensive as shit. Expert broke assess show little to no signs of

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An SF History Lesson and Advice on How to Fight for Housing Rights

Railroad industrialist Charles Crocker was a real asshole. You know the kind I mean, the bastards who think that just because they have money,