Stupid Money

Where Does My $25 Go When I Have the Audacity to Check in My Luggage?

Remember when stuff actually came with an airline ticket besides the seat, seatbelt, free magazine, a tiny bit of legroom and a pantomimed emergency demonstration?…

Should I Be Hoarding Gold to Prepare for the End of the World?

We all know gold is valuable and pretty much always has been. For much of human history, it was money itself. Then we switched to…

What Are Commemorative Coins Actually Worth?

It’s St. Patrick’s Day, which means a tide of green-clad frat bros have probably already kicked down your front door and puked in your shoes….

Where Does the Money Go When You Bet at the Racetrack?

Legalized sports gambling: It’s coming to a place near you. After the Supreme Court struck down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act in 2018, it’s…