Tag: spend

The Greek Debt Crisis Explained in Four Minutes

Good morning Hank, it’s Friday! Good morning Hank, it’s Friday you know in my hug bucket? Greece. every time I see Greece just wanna give it a big ol’ hug. I don’t, however wanna give them a 150 billion euro and therein lies a problem. Okay, so I wanna to talk about sovereign debt today, […]

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Understanding the National Debt and Budget Deficit

Good morning Hank, it’s Tuesday. So, one of the biggest issues in global politics these days is government debt and deficits, which is a particularly big deal in the United States because of the Presidential campaign and also because of the looming fiscal cliff. And Hank, as you’ll no doubt remember, I received a bronze […]

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Can Money Buy Happiness?

While many of us go through life with the persuit of money on our minds, we’re often told that money can’t buy happiness. But what truth is there in the saying? Is there a correlation between money and happiness? And, if so, how can we use it to our advantage? Humans are very sensitive to […]

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How Much Money is There on Earth?

Hey, Vsauce. Michael here. On Earth the average piece of currency changes hands about 55 times a year. That’s about once a week. With that kind of turnover, it’s safe to say that statistically in the United States out of every 100 pieces of currency one was most likely touched in the last year by […]

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