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Dosh is Bringing Hotel Bookings Back to Their App

Back when I first discovered the cash back app Dosh, they offered a travel tab that allowed you to earn rebates on hotel bookings. At the time, I actually ran a couple of experiments to see how their prices compared to some other sites and found them to have some...

Couples Finance: Replacing "Mine" with "Ours"

Before my wife and I got married, we were living on opposite sides of the country. Then, after our Vegas nuptials, she moved into my an apartment I already had in California, bringing her various assets to my abode furnished almost exclusively with things I had inherited from past roommates....

Prioritizing a Financially Stable Life 2

You know that feeling of dread that hangs over you when you know you need to do something? I assume that's exactly how most people feel when they know they're in debt or are in danger of falling into debt. This past week, I was honored to be included in...

Financial Fallibility: Settling For Better, Not Best 2

Over the past few years, my wife and I have done a lot of things right when it comes to our finances. We've built an emergency fund, maxed out our Roth IRA, and, most recently, started investing in a "real" brokerage account (yes, it's actually in the market now and...

Binji's Card Consolidation Sounds Awesome, But Take a Closer Look 3

Ever since I determined that I was ready to jump back into the credit card game after swearing off them in my 20s, my wife and I have been all about maximizing our rewards. With the relatively modest sum of three main cards to our names, for the most part,...

Considering Roboadvisors: The Pros and Cons 4

Last week, I mentioned that I had finally taken the next step in my investing journey by opening my first real brokerage account. Incidentally, before arriving at that decision, I explored a few other options — namely roboadvisors. See, I had definitely heard of this technology for some time, although...