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Make a Mistake Booking Your Flight? There May Still Be Hope 2

I have some exciting news to share: my wife and I will be heading back to visit Hong Kong this spring! This business trip will include a stop in Atlanta and a 14.5 hour flight to Incheon, South Korea before we land in Hong Kong to cover the opening of...

Next Steps in Investing: Playing the Long Game and Choosing the Best Options 2

During this past year, I finally started investing. Well, let me rephrase that — I started investing aside from a 401(k) or IRA. After dabbling a bit with Acorns, I started investing directly in individual stocks using Robinhood (and recently earning free stocks via Bumped). However, as 2019 gets underway,...

How to Find the Best Starbucks Locations on the Las Vegas Strip

I don't know how I never noticed it before, but Las Vegas is expensive! While part of me still associates the Strip with $9.99 prime rib specials and free self-parking, it seems those days are gone. Instead, I've found myself amazed at how much my week-long stay here in Vegas...

I Bought a Mattress in a Box — How's It Working Out for Me? 2

I've known for a very long time that my wife and I were due for a new mattress. We nearly purchased one when we got married in 2013 as the one I had was inherited from a condo my dad purchased circa 2007 — and who knows how long it...

Get Away in 2019: Planning and Budgeting for Your Next Trip 5

Sure the year may have just started, but you deserve a vacation. Thankfully, with some planning, budgeting, and a few tricks along the way, your dream trip is within your reach. So where will your travels take you in 2019?

Save Extra Cash by Stacking Offers from Multiple Apps 3

When I first started writing about personal finance a couple of years back, I never would have expected to be reviewing so many money-saving apps and tools — or that so many would even exist. Well, as it turns out, there are now dozens of helpful services that can help...