The rise of feel good competitive frugality

“Charity is a fine thing if it’s meeting a gap where needs must be met and there are no other resources. But in the long term we need to support people into helping themselves.” – Annie Lennox Last week, I had the pleasure of sitting next to a glamorously-attired lady at an event. Complimenting her coat, her eyes lit up, and with a grin she replied, “I know, it’s a Carla Zampatti. I got it for $25 at Lifeline, and it costs $600 new!” She’s not alone. Thrift shops

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