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Chapter 41. Where to Get Software > The Five-Finger Discount

The Five-Finger Discount

I know what you're thinking. You've just paid all this money for a computer and now you have to buy software too? In fact, you could easily spend more on software than you did for the computer.

But let's say the guy next door offers to give you a copy of a program that would otherwise cost you about $300. You wouldn't get the manuals, but for about $20 you can buy a book that will teach you the program. Should you accept the gift?


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