One of the few shows I make sure I watch is Survivorman. For those who are unfamiliar with this show, it is about a man who strands himself in different locales all around the world with just his camera equipment and a few random items for seven days. He then documents his survival, educating the viewers on what to do, and what not to do, in a survival situation.
He sometimes goes for days without food or water, often hardly finding anything at all to eat or drink.
While stranding oneself guarantees motivation to survive, I am still in awe of his willpower.
This got me thinking about willpower and how it is a major component in getting your spending habits under control. Then I thought,...