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Hand-Made v. Factory-Made — Infographic

Hand-Made v. Factory-Made

We live in an industrialized, automated, consumption society today, there’s no way around it.  However, there has been a recent trend to try to lower your costs and expenses by buying hand-made products over those that are mass-produced.  This infographic takes a look at some relative costs between similar hand-made items over those that are factory-produced.  I know I will buy some things hand-made as boutique purchases, and they are generally higher quality, but you can’t deny the cost-effectiveness of the mass produced products either.  [VIA]

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Posted by on February 1, 2017 in Infographics


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The True Cost of the US Military — Infographic

The True Cost of the US Military

From, this infographic takes a look at the amount of taxpayer money spent on funding specific pieces of military equipment and then comparing it to things that most of us can relate to, such as median income, cost of a college education, health insurance, or the price of buying a home.

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Posted by on November 17, 2015 in Infographics


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