Archive for Office Supplies

Check, Please! — Buy Nothing New for a Year!

Today I almost made the mistake of trusting my bank. We all know the old adage, “You gotta spend money to make money!” If you think about it, the inverse of that is also true, in that you actually have to spend money to spend money. Not only in the obvious sense, of course…that’s not a huge revelation. Bank fees, ATM fees, credit card fees, blah blah blah…all things we’ve gotten used to (and gotten used to watching increase) lately. But today I was caught off guard when trying to place an order for business checks. It seems that banks and their cronies in the check printing business have realized that businesses are about the last of the big spenders when it comes to writing a physical check, and they’re cashing in big time! Bank_Check

Read more