[caption id="" align="alignright" width="239"]Missouri Sales Tax Receipt coin Missouri Sales Tax Receipt coin (Photo credit: Kevin Dooley)[/caption] Let’s look at a couple of examples: Purchase:            $10.00 in school supplies Sales Tax:            $  0.81 (at 8.125%) Total:                     $10.81 Purchase:            $100.00 in school supplies Sales Tax:            $    8.13 (at 8.125%) Total:                     $108.13 Will you save money?

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="173"] Junk Tower (Photo credit: sigma.)[/caption] Junk Yard No Man’s Land Disaster Zone The Pit of Despair The Black Hole Dumping Ground Junk Room It's a self-fulfilling prophecy. Whatever you call it is what it will be. So if you’ve given your spare room a name which has a negative connotation,...

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="213"]Brain scanning technology is quickly approachi... (Photo credit: Wikipedia)[/caption] I have an important rule about multi-tasking: Don’t do it with high brain function activities. I tell my clients this over and over and over. I drive home that point because multi-tasking can end up costing more time in the end or causing you to complete a project in a less than stellar fashion because you were not fully focused on it. So, what do I mean about multi-tasking high brain function activities? You shouldn’t do two things at once which require thought or concentration. Examples:

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="300"]Waterloo commuters Waterloo commuters (Photo credit: Wikipedia)[/caption] Our goal is to go away on vacation at least once per year. It never fails that while we’re abroad, we develop wild fantasies about how sweet life would be if we lived elsewhere. I realize that we’re not alone in these musings when we talk to other folks who dream big dreams when they’re on vacation.
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