Author Archives: Afke

RIP Elizabeth Johnson (taf)

We met online four years ago. At the time I managed the paid-to-read program I now own, you had some questions which needed answers. We chatted for hours until you – in Australia – found out that I was in … Continue reading

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Kiva: We Let You Loan to the Working Poor

Kiva (www.kiva.org) is a non-profit that allows you to lend as little as $25 to a specific low-income entrepreneur across the globe. Kiva is the world’s first person-to-person micro-lending website, empowering individuals to lend directly to unique entrepreneurs around the … Continue reading

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Can Openers

What’s up with can openers these days? In the past two weeks I’ve spent like $25 on a variety of can openers and either they don’t work at all or they give up the next day. The last one I … Continue reading

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