My Story

Hi. My name is Kyle Burbank and I’m a Millennial. Yes, I say this like it’s some sort of healing admission given the bad rap my generation has endured in recent years. You know — the talk about how anyone under 35 is lazy, entitled, and doesn’t even know how...

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Another Open Box Win And Other Ways I Saved on My New Laptop

Last week, unexpected tragedy struck. Okay, before you worry, it's not real tragedy — it's just that my laptop decided to stop working. Out of nowhere, in the middle of a mundane task, it just froze up. Then, upon starting it back up, I got an error indicating something was...

Travel Tuesday: When is the Best Time to Book a Flight?

Over the Thanksgiving travel holiday, millions of Americans returned to the skies. And while certain news has inspired anxiety about what will happen to travel in the more immediate future, let's look forward to when vacations can once again be carefree. Of course, while we all wish money were no...

Black Friday Deal Roundup: Offers on Products I've Reviewed

Hey, it's Black Friday! Personally, I've been pretty anti- this annual shopping holiday for a while, but that doesn't mean that it's completely bereft of redeeming factors. For example, while what I'm mostly opposed to is the frenzy that happens at physical store locations, there are some decent deals you...

CLEAR Review: How the Biometric Program Saves You Time in Line

Over the past couple of years, you may have noticed the service CLEAR growing in prominence. Between its recent partnerships with American Express, its Health Pass being employed by the State of Hawaii among others, CLEAR kiosks arriving at more locations, and the company going public, CLEAR is kind of...

Cometeer Review: A Money-Saving Specialty Coffee Source?

My relationship with coffee has really evolved over the years. Like many people my age (presumably), my first experience with drinking coffee with any frequency came thanks to the Starbucks Carmel Macchiato. Yet, when I wasn't drinking sickenly sweet beverages like that, I'd drink my coffee black. Somewhere along the...

My Thoughts on the Capital One Venture X Card

I know I'm a little late to the party on this one, but I feel like I need to discuss the recently-released Capital One Venture X card — lest I lose what little credit card enthusiast cred I have. Following months of rumors that Capital One would be getting into...