For Love or Money
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For Love or Money 4, Episode 2: A Million for Your Thoughts, by Sting7: Rachel has managed to get rid of Andrea (and the men who voted for her) once and for all. Now, it’s Rachel’s show now! The men furiously jockey for position, but one man finds himself wondering what Rachel is thinking – on his way out the door. Could be Rudy?
For Love or Money 4, Episode 1: When Bad Girls Attack!, by Sting7: Well, Preston and PJ have ridden off into the sunset, now, Rachel has another chance to find love! What she doesn’t know is she’s still competing with arch-nemesis, Andrea, for the affections of 15 studs. Will the guys choose Andrea or Rachel? The men also have a big surprise waiting for them that can only be called "brutal." There are more twists than a snake’s belly, get the details here!
For Love or Money 3, Episode 5: Pres’d for An Answer!, by Sting7: Preston Mercer has made a decision. He has chosen between PJ and Rachel, but that’s the only thing for certain in this season finale of For Love or Money 3. The decision is made, but one will not go quietly! And, that’s just the beginning! A preview of Season 4 reunites an unlikely pair for an unlikely reason!
For Love or Money 3, Episode 4: Twister, Anyone?, by Sting7: Preston said goodbye to his chance at a million dollars. Or has he? The rules have changed again! Rebekah and PJ say they aren't in it for the money, but a little tarnish is starting to form on one of their halos. And, there is more. Two women are going home this time! Will either of the "good girls" survive?
For Love or Money 3, Episode 3: Love My Million, Love Me, by Sting7: It’s good to be Preston Emerson, knowing he has a chance at a beautiful woman or a fat check. But, it’s not good to be one of the resident bad girls, Rachel or Andrea. One has let her curiosity get the best of her, and one is letting her emotions get the best of her. Meanwhile, a contender from nowhere is stealing Pres’ heart! Will their mistakes cause them to be eliminated?
For Love or Money 3, Episode 2: The Value of Hormones, by Sting7: The twists just keep on coming. Preston knows how much the ladies' checks are worth. Now the ladies know Preston knows! How will this affect the dates to come? Preston has big decision to make about Jamie and Ali; how will he choose?
For Love or Money 3, Episode 1: Sing a Song o’ Sixpence, by Sting7: Sixteen beautiful ladies vie for the affections of one lucky guy. Or do they? If the ladies make it to the end, they will choose between Preston Mercer or the value of the checks that they selected at random. And, that’s just for starters. Put on your helmets, it gets crazy! And, crazier!
For Love or Money 2 Finale: Money Can’t Buy Me Love, by Betsy Wasser, with Kelly Ford: We've followed Erin on her journey through both series of the show all summer, and now it's come down to the final decision: Wade or Chad? And will her choice choose her in return or go for the money? Betsy covers all this and also gives us the lowdown on various postshow TV interviews!
For Love or Money Money: It Couldn’t Have Been Scripted Better, by David Bloomberg: For Love or Money was a reality show – no script. But from the very beginning, things could not possibly have gone better if it had been scripted. These producers knew what they were doing. Read on for details.
For Love or Money: Happily Ever After (Reality), by Alima Ravenscroft: Alima, a participant on the first For Love or Money, watched the finale last night with the rest of us, wondering if love or money would win out. She gives her perspective on the results, dating, and reality TV.
Behind the Scenes at the ‘For Love or Money’ Reunion Show, by Alima Ravenscroft: We saw the For Love or Money reunion show last week, but what went on behind the scenes? Who partied hard? Who would make good couples? And what happens when you get a bunch of single guys and girls from both shows together? Alima from the first series tells it all!
For Love or Money Reunion: So Delighted to Be Reunited, by Betsy Wasser, with Kelly Ford: The casts of both For Love or Money series got together this week to talk about what they went through. Why did Rob pick Erin? What does Paige think of the outcome? And what does Kelly have to add to what we saw? Read on to find out!
For Love or Money 2, Episode 7: Margaritas, Massages, and More!, by Betsy Wasser, with Kelly Ford: It’s the penultimate episode of For Love or Money 2! Erin goes on overnight dates and then has to eliminate another guy. Doesn’t she look really comfortable with Rob? Betsy gives us all the details as we also find out what Kelly from For Love or Money has to say about everything!
For Love or Money 2, Episode 6: Eric Gets Robbed, by Betsy Wasser, with Kelly Ford: Rob is back and there’s gonna be trouble. Hey-la, hey-la, Rob is back! So why does one of the other guys give him a dream date with Erin?! And what scene gives Evil Kelly warm, fuzzy feelings inside? Finally, one more guy will leave – how does Eric fare?
For Love or Money 2, Episode 5: Hanging on the Telephone, by Betsy Wasser, with Kelly Ford: The remaining four guys spend the better part of this episode at the mercy of cellphones as they wait for Erin to call to invite them on a private date. Later, one is eliminated… but there’s a “surprise” return! Betsy and Kelly (from the first series) bring you all the details.
For Love or Money 2, Fourth Episode: The Smell of Money, by Alima Ravenscroft: The differences between this second edition of For Love or Money and the first, which Alima was on, are piling up. More competition, more twists, and even one guy taking himself out of the competition. Read on to find out what Alima has to say and why she has a crush on Vic.
For Love or Money 2, Episode 4: Hanging On and Letting Go, by Betsy Wasser, with Kelly Ford: In yet another series of twists, a challenge forces one of the men to stay home while the others go on double-dates with Erin, then Erin gets to choose her own single date, but then she has the elimination choice taken out of her hands and put into the hands of the guys! Betsy is back to give you all the details, and (Evil) Kelly from the first season is along to provide her thoughts on what’s going on and just how cheesy Eric truly is.
For Love or Money 2’s Third Episode: What Are the Odds?, by Betsy Wasser, with Kelly Ford: It’s all about gambling this week. From blackjack to the game of love (and money), it’s all here. Who is playing a good game and who isn’t? Will Eric be the one to take a bribe next week? Betsy shares her thoughts on the matter, as does “Evil” Kelly from the original series – and she definitely has some things to say this week!
For Love or Money 2: The “Beer Goggle” Effect, by Alima Ravenscroft: Alima discusses the third episode of For Love or Money 2, pointing out that the guys keep getting better looking to her (especially Wade), but a few of the things from this episode were familiar-looking, as they seemed straight out of the original series, which she was on.
For Love or Money 2: Time for Strategy, by Betsy Wasser, with Kelly Ford: With the second episode behind us, Betsy and Kelly take a look at what strategies the men have employed to keep them in the game – although in some cases, such as with Munch, it still wasn’t enough.
For Love or Money 2: Comparing the Second Episodes, by Alima Ravenscroft: Alima is back to take a look at the second episode of For Love or Money 2 and compare it to how things went in the first series, where she was a participant instead of a viewer. Both had hot tub scenes, but there were huge differences in the way they were handled! And what does she think about Deric being cut by Erin?
‘For Love or Money 2’ Eric and His Previous ‘Meet My Folks’ Experience, by David Bloomberg: Does Eric from For Love or Money 2 look familiar? If you’re a regular viewer of Meet My Folks, he should – he was on the show in February. Find out what he was like there and what we might expect for him now.
For Love, Not Money: An Interview with Paige Jones, by Bruce Barker: Fans of For Love or Money need no introduction to Paige – but this interview does much more than that. Here we get extra insight and behind-the-scenes information as we find out more about the woman whose heart was broken on national TV.
For Love or Money Season 2 – Breaking All the Rules, by Betsy Wasser, with Kelly Ford: Betsy is back to discuss the second series of For Love or Money, and this time she has some help with her column – “Evil” Kelly from the first series! There are a lot of differences this time around, and most of them are for the better. Let’s see what they have to say.
For Love or Money 2, Episode 1: The Fresh Princess of Bel Aire, by Bruce Barker: It’s time for Erin to switch roles from the hunted to the hunter. Fifteen guys come to the mansion in search of true love and find out that they are also in it for a million bucks. She meets them twice and sends five packing. Bruce gives us the details and also teaches you about “guy speak” translation in the process.
‘For Love or Money’ Comparisons from One Who Was There, by Alima Ravenscroft: Alima was one of the 15 women who appeared on the first For Love or Money (you may remember her as “the virgin”). She watched the beginning of the second series with an eye towards what kind of changes there are in the house with a bunch of guys.
Reality Hit List, July 14: All Good Things Must Come to an End, by Brian James: Brian’s not sorry - no, not one little bit - that Paige lost on For Love Or Money; plus, he gained a new respect for Erin. He also says goodbye to favorites Tian & Jaree on The Amazing Race and outlines the future of this column.
Decisions, Decisions: The Final Episode of ‘For Love or Money’, by Betsy Wasser: The finale of For Love or Money gave us two hours of decisions, and redecisions, and good decisions, and horrible decisions. Who made the right decisions and who should have thought it over a bit more?
For Love or Money, Episode 6: An Epilogue and a Prologue, by Bruce Barker: It’s the end of For Love or Money. Will Rob choose Paige, who has fallen madly in love with him, or Erin, who is in it for the money? Can Paige decide which she wants if he chooses her, or will she drive herself crazy first? And then, when it’s all over, what happens next to lead us into For Love or Money 2?
“Somebody Has to be the Villain” – An Interview with Kelly Ford from ‘For Love or Money’, by Betsy Wasser: Kelly Ford emerged as the villain of For Love or Money almost immediately. But this was not a role that upset Kelly – indeed, she had studied for it! Find out why Kelly went on the show, what she thought of Rob and the two finalists, and much more in this interview.
Reality Hit List, July 8: It’s Getting Better, by Brian James: As far as Brian is concerned, last week was great for reality TV. He’s finally feeling invested in this season of The Amazing Race, For Love or Money continued to be an entertaining soap opera, and he even finds himself wanting to psychoanalyze a Paradise Hotel guest!
For Love or Money: Is Rob Worth It?, by Betsy Wasser: With twist piled on top of twist, Rob is wondering which woman is in it for him and which for the money. But we, the viewers should be wondering this: Is Rob worth a million dollars to any of the women?
For Love or Money, Episode 5: Let’s Twist Again, by Bruce Barker: In the second-to-last episode, Rob now knows about the million dollar prize. While going out on 24-hour-dates with the three remaining women, can Rob determine which is interested in him rather than the money? Ah, but there’s another twist!
Reality TV Repercussions – An Interview with Alima “The Virgin” from ‘For Love or Money’, by David Bloomberg: Alima Ravenscroft, better known to reality TV viewers as “the virgin from For Love of Money,” had to sacrifice quite a bit to be on the show. Find out why she went, what the repercussions were, what she thought of Rob’s behavior, and what the best thing to come out of it all was in this interview with RealityNewsOnline.
Reality Hit List, June 30: Oh, Lighten Up Already!, by Brian James: This week, it’s all about lightening up. Brian lightens up on Paradise Hotel, while finding himself wishing the teams of this increasingly cutthroat edition of The Amazing Race would lighten up. There are even some light moments on For Love or Money.
For Love or Money: Will the Real Villain Please Stand Up?, by Betsy Wasser: Early on, we thought Kelly was the villain, but now she seems no worse than the rest of them. We thought Paige was pure, but that has been blown away. Lauren and Erin don’t appear to be going down the villainous path. So who is it?
For Love or Money, Episode 4: Secrets Revealed, by Bruce Barker: Kelly is trying to convince us that she’s in it for the guy. Paige is trying to convince us that she’s pure and innocent. Erin is trying to convince herself to like Rob. And Lauren, she’s just being honest that she’s in it for the money. Who will make it to the top three, and what happens when Rob finds out about the million dollars?
Reality Hit List, June 23: Hope and “Reality”, by Brian James: This week, Brian finds himself asking the question: Why does he find himself caring more about fictional characters from nearly thirty years ago like Ryan’s Hope’s Delia and Jill than “real” people of today such as Paradise Hotel’s Zack?
‘For Love or Money’ Paige Not So Pure, by David Bloomberg: It seems that Paige from For Love or Money is nowhere near as pure and innocent as we have all been led to believe. Indeed, within a five-month span, she was picked up by police three times for various vehicular infractions, including drunk driving and more.
For Love or Money's Third Episode: The Continuing Battle of Good vs. Evil, by Betsy Wasser: Good and evil went head-on in the third episode of For Love or Money. Evil Kelly and Paige Pureheart met in a to-the-death double-date with Rob. OK, maybe not quite. But the battle continues, and bystanders are dropping like flies.
For Love or Money, Episode 3: Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?, by Bruce Barker: Rob has to choose one woman to kick out. Will it be Kelly, the villain who is now falling for him? Paige, the annoying supposedly innocent one? Laura, who has “a connection” with him? Lauren, who is going for the money? Or Erin, the other one?
Some Things We Didn’t Know – and Some We Did – About ‘For Love or Money’, by David Bloomberg: TV Guide’s most recent issue has an article on For Love or Money that they probably wish they could take back in light of recent revelations. But what do they have to add to the story? What was Rob’s nickname among the women? And what else has Rob been up to since the news of his past misdeeds broke?
Reality Hit List, June 17: Fiacres and Fiascos, by Brian James: Brian is back with his hit list - thoughts on both last week's For Love or Money and Amazing Race. Is Paige an angel or should she just shut up? And what about Tian and Jaree? Only one way to find out: read on.
For Love or Money’s Rob Booted from Law Office, by David Bloomberg: David called it earlier this week - it was incredibly stupid for Rob to go on national television given his history. Now he's been booted out of his law office, and I'm sure that's only the beginning.
For Love or Money's Second Episode: The Good, the Bad, and the Sleazy, by Betsy Wasser: The second episode of For Love or Money has conveniently left us with a heroine - Good Paige - and a villain - Evil Kelly. So there's the good and the bad, who's the sleazy? Do you even need to ask?
For Love or Money, Episode 2: The Claws Come Out, by Bruce Barker: The gloves are off – and we don’t just mean for the women. After the revelation that bachelor Rob was in trouble for grabbing a woman while in the Marines, his behavior on this episode looks only that much worse. If you missed it, find out what happened. If you saw it, find out what Bruce has to add.
‘For Love or Money’ Bachelor’s Checkered Military Past Exposed, by David Bloomberg: We’ve seen it before – somebody goes on reality TV and then has their past dirty laundry aired by The Smoking Gun. This time it’s Rob Campos, star of For Love or Money, and the charges are worse than most. What happened, what did it do to his military career, and why is he such a complete idiot?
Reality Hit List, June 9: Blocked Entrances and Defaced Paintings, by Brian James: Brian is back with his thoughts on the second episode of The Amazing Race 4 and the premiere of For Love or Money. See who he likes, who he doesn’t, and his highs and lows from both shows!
For Love or Money's Kelly: Meet Reality TV's Newest Villain, by Betsy Wasser: Every reality TV show needs a good villain - and we already have one on For Love or Money. She's shallow, a gold-digger, drunk and disorderly, and doesn't give a damn what others think of her. Yes, that's right, it's Kelly!
For Love or Money, Episode 1: Looking for Love, by Bruce Barker: Fifteen women are looking for love but find out they might get a million dollars on For Love or Money. The villains immediately show themselves as the claws come out and the gold-diggers start digging. Five are eliminated by the end of the two-hour premiere, and then they have to go to the secret room…
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