The Everyday Dollar Diaries Reveal the High Cost of Living

As you read these Everyday Dollar Diaries, it becomes obvious just how much it costs to keep living: eating, keeping yourself clean, getting from one place to another.

An Ode to Kate Bingaman-Burt

Thanks, Kate.

The U.S. Could Save Billions by Getting Rid of Its Useless, Expensive Aircraft Carriers

The Navy currently operates 11 carrier strike groups, which also include support ships, planes, and submarines, at a cost of almost $7 million per day. Each. That’s a lot of food stamps, Social Security checks, and soldiers’ pensions.