The Morning Watch: ‘Are You Afraid of the Dark’ Retrospective, Adam Sandler’s ‘Phone Wallet Keys’ & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, take a look back at the beloved children’s […]

Buy/Drive/Burn: V12 Luxury Coupes to Drain Your Wallet in 1993

They’re big, expensive, luxurious, and have 12 cylinders sitting under their long hoods. All of them will deplete your checkbook in multiple ways, but you can only take one home with you. What’s it gonna be? BMW 850Ci BMW’s brand new 8 Series stormed onto well-funded driveways for the 1990 model year. The premium coupe […]

He's Giving Displaced Rohingya a Voice — and a Wallet

Malaysia has become one of the most popular destinations for the Rohingya people driven from their homelands in Myanmar. They are often smuggled into Kuala Lumpur, where they arrive with hopes as high as the megacity’s glass-and-steel towers. Muhammad Noor knows all too well the bill of goods human traffickers have sold his brethren. They […]

eBay: Rare Beatrix Potter 50p selling for hundreds – do you have this coin in your wallet?

eBay seller chpa-pch-fywzyta has listed the 50p coin, which they describe as “rare”, for a whopping £249 starting bid. Interested buyers can make an offer if they don’t want to pay quite so much money. The listing is called: “Rare Beatrix Potter 50p – Mr Jeremy Fisher 2017 – Circulated Collectors Coin.” Describing the item, […]

eBay: Rare 50p coin selling for over £500 – and you could have one in your wallet

eBay is home to a great number of bargains that online shoppers can find when looking to save money. Rare coins are one of the best ways to earn a pretty penny when selling them online, with some being worth much more than their actual value. A number of 50p and £2 coins can be […]

Maximize Your Wallet With the Perfect Quartet of Chase Cards

Maximize Your Wallet With the Perfect Quartet of Chase Cards Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does […]

eBay: Rare 50p coin sold for £500 – and you could have one in your wallet

Rare 50p coins are often sold on eBay as currency hunters look for to complete their coin selections. A batch of Olympic Games coins are considered rare due to a change that took place after they had gone into circulation. This common design only has 600 in circulation making it worth a lot of money. […]

eBay: Rare 50p coin worth £800 listed for sale – do you have one in your wallet? 

Ebay is home to some of the rarest coin collections, with treasured merchandise being bought and sold among collectors everyday.  A particularly rare 50p coin, depicting a scene from the 1066 Battle of Hastings, has gone on sale on the auction website for £800. But what is so special about it? The silver 50p coin […]

Protestantism might be good for the wallet, after all

Spirit and flesh CAN religion make people wealthier? In 1905 Max Weber, a German sociologist, argued that it had happened in Europe. Protestants did not invent capitalism in the 16th century, he suggested. But, by discarding monastic asceticism and embracing the notion that diligence and self-improvement are pleasing to God, they became particularly good at […]