Weekend reading

Would you take out a loan to buy clothes?

I’m not convinced that a short term high interest loan like Affirm should be used as a budgeting tool. Yes it does tell you in a straightforward way what your payments are, but why wouldn’t you use a similar tool that is at least interest free e.g. Afterpay 🧐?

Road-tripping with the Amazon nomads

Retail arbitrage. Consumerism. “So many people are owned by their possessions.”

This article is surprisingly deep.

The coast of utopia

Bryon Bay (where all the rich hippies live 🇦🇺), lifestyle influencers, I mean come on, this is a must read 😅