"The curvature of the screen tricks the brain into perceiving that you're not overpaying."
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"Fortunately treatment will be relatively inexpensive since you have the generic form of the disease!"
Tags:medical, medicine, medicines, meds, drug, pill, pills, pharmaceutical, pharmaceuticals, prescription, prescriptions, sickness, sick, ill, illness, disease, diseases, money, expensive, inexpensive, cheap, treatment, treatments, cure, cures, healthcare, generic, generics, doctor, doctors, big pharma, pharmaceutical company, pharmaceutical companies, patient, patients
"I don't want to do something fun for free, I want to do something fun we pay for."
Tags:kid, kids, child, children, parent, parents, parenting, parenthood, mom, moms, mum, mums, mother, mothers, motherhood, kitchen, kitchens, free, fun, pay, money, expensive, entertainment, going out, free entertainment, raising children, raising kids, bored, boredom, whining, whinging, complaining, frugal, saving money, cheap, economical
"No, I've never been to the Hamptons, but I have been in hellish traffic."
Tags:date, dating, first date, dates, couple, couples, boyfriend, boyfriends, girlfriends, hamptons, long island, new york, upper class, fancy, pretentious, snob, snobs, snobby, wealthy, wealthy people, rich, rich people, traffic, traffic jam, bumper to bumper, holiday traffic, summer traffic, beach, beaches, expensive, flashy, bad traffic, hamptons traffic, new york traffic, long island traffic, travel, travelling, vacation, vacationing, vacations, holiday, holidays
Fendi Bag Lady
"What do you have in investment-grade reds?"
"As far as your bill is concerned, I've finally learned to say no."
Tags:therapy, therapist, therapists, psychology, psychologist, psychologists, psychiatry, psychiatrist, psychiatrists, counselor, counselors, counseling, counsellor, counsellors, counselling, patient, patients, mental health, bill, bills, money, medical bill, medical bills, medical costs, cost, costs, expenses, expensive, medical billing, learning to say no, saying no, no, finally
"The two things that really drew me to vinyl were the expense and the inconvenience."
Tags:millennial, millennials, hipster, hipsters, record, records, fashions, trend, trends, following trends, trend setter, trend setters, vinyl, vinyls, stereo, stereos, retro, record player, record players, fad, fads, pretentious, pretentiousness, expense, expensive, expensive hobby, expensive hobbies, inconvenient, inconvenience, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes
"People like you don't seem to realize that this precious environment of yours is very expensive to maintain."
Tags:environment, green, planet, global warming, global-warming, climate change, climate-change, expensive, spenny, costly, cost, ignorant, ignorance, arrogant, out of touch, save the planet, patronising, patronizing, condescending, mansplain, mansplaining, climate change deniers, climate change deniers, climate change denial
"I just know I'm going to love horses all my life. That's why I'm planning to have a career in banking, insurance, and real estate."
Tags:animal, animals, pet, pets, horse, horses, pony, ponies, riding, rider, riders, horseback riding, horseback rider, horseback riders, horse owner, horse owners, expensive, costly, expensive hobby, expensive hobbies, career, banking, insurance, real estate, good career, careers, work, job, money, hobby, hobbies, horse lover, horse lovers, horse crazy
"Uninsured? That needn't be a problem. We can refer you to a very fine doctor in Ottawa."
Tags:hospital, hospitals, clinic, clinics, doctor's office, doctor's office, medical, medicine, doctor, doctors, patient, patients, health, health care, healthcare, bill, bills, money, medical bill, medical bills, medical costs, cost, costs, expenses, expensive, medical billing, health insurance, universal healthcare, universal health care, socialised medicine, socialized medicine, socialised healthcare, socialised health care, socialized healthcare, socialized health care, medicaid, medicare, obamacare, health coverage, uninsured, no insurance, no heath insurance, no health coverage, receptionist, receptionists, ottawa, canada, canadian, referral, referrals, international, medical tourism, medical tourist, medical tourists
"I like everything about this neighborhood except the people who can afford to live here."
"I know how expensive women's shoes are, but take the goddam jewelry!"
"Fortunately, you have the life savings of a man three times your age."
Tags:ill, illness, sick, sickness, in hospital, hospital, hospitals, doctor, doctors, saving, savings, life saving, life saving, wealth, wealthy rich, insurance, medical insurance, insurance policy, insurance policies, unwell, treatment, treatments, cost of treatment, the cots of treatment, unaffordable, expensive, no medical insurance, investment, investments, costly, patient, patients, captive market, capitalism, capitalist, capitalists
"I don't think it's anything serious, but, just to be sure, I'm going to bill you as if it is."
Tags:medical, medicine, doctor, doctors, doctor's office, doctor's offices, doctor's clinic, doctor's clinics, clinic, clinics, hospital, hospitals, health, healthcare, health care, health insurance, bill, bills, billing, money, expensive, cost, costs, medical care, treatment, treatments, ill, sick, illness, medical costs, minor illness, serious illness, serious, diagnosis, diagnoses
"Say - do we really want to bury this Armani necktie?"
Tags:designer clothes, designer clothing, designer label, designer labels, necktie, neckties, neck-tie, neck-ties, tie, ties, fashions, fashionable, funeral, funerals, coffin, coffins, burial, burials, outfit, outfits, cheapskate, cheapskates, heir, heirs, heirloom, heirlooms, expense, expensive, burial clothes
"When you add up how much it costs for fuel, supplies, and getting a sitter, it doesn't seem worth it to invade Earth."
Tags:alien, aliens, martian, martians, extraterrestrial, extraterrestrials, alien invasion, invading, alien invasions, economy, sensible, realistic, expensive, expenses, fuel price, fuels, invade, invades, babysit, babysitting, earth, disadvantage, disadvantages, cost-benefit, cost-benefit, inconvenience, overly sensible, too sensible, realistically
"I love travel - it's so much fun to spend money in a different place."
"It's more than I can afford and less than I desire."
Tags:real estate, real estate agent, real estate agents, real estate agency, real estate agencies, estate agent, estate agents, estate agency, estate agencies, property, properties, property agency, property agencies, property agent, property agents, money, finances, afford, unaffordable, expensive, desire, desires, wish, home, homes, house, houses, mansion, mansions, businessman, businessmen, buying a house, buying a home, rich, wealthy
"Country Club Dungeon"
Tags:dungeon, dungeons, prison, prisoners, guard, guards, officer, officers, customer service, service, good service, good customer service, room service, snack, snacks, snacktime, snack time, country club, country clubs, fancy, expensive, swanky, posh, upscale, club, clubs, private club, private clubs, members only club, members only clubs, waiter, waiters, server, servers, cushy, comfortable, white-collar, the one percent, the 1%, rich, wealthy, social status, class, high-society
"And what is your preference in wine-single or double figures?"
Tags:restaurant, restaurants, dining out, eating out, meal, meals, dining, waiter, waiters, server, servers, service, customer service, order, orders, ordering, menu, menus, drink, drinks, drinking, drinking alcohol, alcohol, alcoholic, wine, wine taster, wine tasters, sommelier, sommeliers, wine steward, wine stewards, wine waiter, wine waiters, choosing wine, price, prices, expensive, cheap, preference, choice, choices, choosing, deciding, decision, decisions, money, single, double, figures, numbers
"It's one of those pieces you pay $142.4 million for at auction and then never look at again."
Tags:art, artist, artists, artwork, artworks, painting, paintings, painter, painters, auction, auctions, auction house, auction houses, art collector, art collectors, art appraiser, art appraisers, rich, wealth, wealthy, money, expensive, expensive taste, expensive tastes, pay, price, prices, pricey, millions, millionaire, millionaires, piece, pieces, sale, buyer, buyers, criticising, criticizing, critical, critic, critics, investment, investor, investors, investing
"We've decided to cut back and have Christmas every other year."
Tags:christmas, xmas, yule, noel, season, seasons, seasonal, holiday, holidays, cutback, cutbacks, budget, budgets, budgeting, finance, finances, financial, money, expenses, expensive, cost, costs, cut costs, cutting costs, saving money, frugal, cheap, every other year, skip, skipping, consumerism, christmas shopping, modern life, celebrations, celebration, celebrating
"You're in luck, in a way. Now is the time to be sick-while Medicare still has some money."
Tags:hospital, hospitals, clinic, clinics, doctor's office, doctor's office, medical, medicine, doctor, doctors, patient, patients, sick, sickness, ill, illness, health, health care, healthcare, bill, bills, money, medical bill, medical bills, medical costs, cost, costs, expenses, expensive, medical billing, health insurance, medical insurance, insurance, universal healthcare, universal health care, socialised medicine, socialized medicine, socialised healthcare, socialised health care, socialized healthcare, socialized health care, medicaid, medicare, obamacare, luck, lucky, good luck, economy, government, governments, finances, politics
"Luckily, our retirement funds are entirely in double lattes."
Tags:money, cash, cash in, cashing in, coffee, coffee addict, addict, addicted, addiction, finance, finances, personal finance, financial crisis, crash, market crash, recession, recessions, modern, modern life, luxury, luxuries, necessity, necessities, retirement, retirement fund, retirement funds, 401k, pension, pensions, pension scheme, latte, lattes, city life, middle class, new middle class, economy, economics, frugal, scrimp, scrimping, saving, savings, coffee, coffee bar, coffee bars, trend, trends, barista, baristas, expensive