How much would you pay to get in shape while sitting on your butt at work, without even breaking a sweat? One million dollars? Five million dollars?? Twenty-eight million dollars?!Okay, well that’s a lot of money, so thankfully the geniuses over at Hammacher Schlemmer have an Elliptical Machine Office Desk for just $8,000. The beauty of this gadget is in its simplicity: It’s a desk, and it’s an elliptical. You can exercise on it while you work or just work or even just exercise.
For those of you looking for a gift that will work for a traditional book loving or less technically inclined mom on Mother’s Day, I’d like to introduce you to the Busy Body Book . The Busy Body Book is a highly customizable organizer/planner that can be used in a multitude of ways to manage tasks, grocery lists, and extracurricular activities, as well as deadlines. With its innovative design and hip cover art, this isn’t the typical organizer. The (standard) Family & Personal
This past week, I (along with several of my co-workers) attended an out-of-town conference for several days and I have to tell you, it’s really good to be back! Not that I didn’t learn a lot and wasn’t grateful for the opportunity to spend quality time with my fellow Savings.comers, but sinking into my own bed, with my own pillows last night was a welcome relief from strange hotel rooms and crowded airplanes.
So in honor of that, I give you this week’s finance blog round-up–the