Archive for May, 2013

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

Going On A European Holiday – Price Tag $15000

The last time I had a long decent holiday in Europe was a visit to France almost a decade ago.   The euro was coming into play and at parity with the US dollar.   I remember my flight cost about $600 and the hotels for my entire stay was fairly affordable.  I visited the wine country […]

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Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

Men’s Warehouse Has 200% Markup for Nearly Everything In The Store – Amazon Tells Me So!

So I walk into a retail place called “The Men’s Warehouse” looking for a tuxedo.  I wasn’t trying to rent one but rather buy one that was somewhat “disposable” for an upcoming event.   The sales woman quickly measured my size and grabbed a tux and asked me to try it on.  It was a Calvin […]

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