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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...

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...

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...

My All-Profit Casino Adventures (Or How I Made $25 Without Technically Gambling)

Here's something strange about me: while I rarely gamble, don't drink, and hate cigarette smoke, I love Las Vegas. Maybe it's the theme park fan in me that finds wandering through casinos fascinating but, whatever it is, I've always enjoyed Sin City and even got married there. Truth be told,...

Robinhood's Upcoming Checking & Savings Account Looks to Make a Splash

It's now been about a year since I first started using the free investing app Robinhood. In that time, I've been able to purchase shares of The Walt Disney Company, earn a free share of Sprint for referring a friend, and (unfortunately, at the moment) trade cryptocurrency. As much as...