Author: Rogier Want

An Old Native American Man Wanted a $500 Loan

This story may seem like a joke, but it really does make a lot of sense. Call it business sense, horse sense, common sense, you name it. This will put a smile on your...

Bitcoin: Beyond the Bubble

Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, it’s a contentious topic divided by the many lovers, haters, believers and non-believers alike. Many know something about, yet, we need to scratch what’s beneath the surface. That is exactly what this...

Woman Quits Expensive Rents to Live in a Van

This 31-year-old woman has turned her back on expensive rents and property prices – by living full time in a van. The photographic producer from Columbus, Ohio, has lived in her compact four-wheel home...

Inside the Chinese Housing Bubble

These two guys, riding their bikes through China, give us an astonishing peak into the Chinese real estate market. Or should I say GIGANTIC bubble? Their journey covers ghost cities, huge empty apartment blocks,...

Frugality The Do’s and Don’ts

Frugality, funnily enough, is a habit that is often practised by the rich. The practice, however, generally carries a negative connotation and is certainly not perceived as cool. That said, you don’t have to...

The Rogue Tesla Mechanic Resurrecting Salvaged Cars

This car enthusiast brings Tesla’s back to life, but not with the support from Tesla that is! Despite the lack of support from Tesla, this chap manages to Frankenstein Tesla’s back together, until his...

Principles For Success by Ray Dalio

Ray Dalio (founder of the investment firm Bridgewater Associates, one of the world’s largest hedge funds) shares his principles of success in an ultra mini series with 8 episodes: The Call to Adventure Embrace Reality and Deal...

Do we Suffer from Selective Empathy?

Do we, humans, suffer from selective empathy? This powerful video from Nas Daily gives us a chilling perspective into our hypocrisy. Something to think about this Christmas…