Poor Little Rich Folks: That Article About “Wealth Therapy”

“Being in the 1%, it turns out, can be lonely.”

How Not To Do Couchsurfing

ā€˜Iā€™m downsizing my life and giving up all my possessions to focus on experiences and friendships.ā€™

When Giving Makes You Feel Rich Vs. Poor

FYI: Caviar Is Cool Again

caviar is on the RISE. Businessweek reports that “American Caviar No Longer Draws Sneers.” Before I read this I am not sure how I would have guessed caviar was begotten. Did someone chase around a pregnant fish holding a butterfly net with very fine mesh? Maybe in the Caspian Sea, but wild caviar fishing has been banned there since 2005. This is America though, and we are farming caviar now. It is a very expensive enterprise but has increased supply so much that the price of caviar per pound has been cut in half. PARTY TIME. For us, not these poor lady fish:

Things Rich People Buy: A Date With Guy Fieri

Apparently, hedge-fund billionaire Steve Cohen paid $100,000 to hang out with Guy Fieri and “reenact a fantasy episode of ‘Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives,'” according to a new book out about the Food Network.

The ‘Getaway’ Apartment

The Times’s real estate section this weekend had a story that could have been straight out of Rich People Magazine: Buying a “getaway apartment” in your own building. Y’know, another apartment you need just in case you feel like the river views in your apartment is way too distracting to do some work, and can’t just go into another room and not look at the river.