Times are tough all over. Maybe even for the 1%!
There was a story not too long about Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills star Adrienne Maloof and her husband, Dr. Paul Nassif being a little bent for a buck. In other words - they were broke.
While the couple vehemently denied the claim, shortly after it was discovered that Dr. Nassif was offering his plastic surgeon services at a discounted price. Members of Gilt City, a location-based coupon/deal service much like Living Social or Groupon, noticed that Paul was offering coupons to his office for special procedures, a decision we were sure was prompted by a need to bring money in during a hard time.
But when Paul was approached on the subject, he insisted that the offers were just a means to bring in new customers and aid the loyal ones who are actually falling on hard times. He explained: