Seth, a 25-year-old freelance handyman and modern dancer, is waging a very small war on the consumer economy from his San Francisco apartment. He spends according to what he calls the "G lifestyle," less than $1,000 a month, but he also can't afford to give up his iPod—or pay off $5,000 of credit card debt. "It's a huge struggle," he says. "Do I become a Buddhist monk? I envision myself living in a multi-million dollar modern home on a sea cliff." Seth doesn't actually see this happening—fair enough, he's not someone I'd trust with an investment portfolio. He is, however, a star witness in Anya... More >>>