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The Author Journey: What's Working (and What's Not) With My Process So Far 3

Last month, I kicked off an article series in conjunction with a new book project I'm currently working on. True to my word, with one month now past, I'm back to provide an update and offer some insight into the process. This time around, I wanted to follow-up on a...

Travel Tuesday: Will Other Countries Welcome Americans Back? 3

A few weeks ago, I pondered when we might be able to travel again. While that post explored some of the latest news on that front including continued travel restrictions, one thing I didn't quite consider is that being allowed in a country and being welcome in a country are...

Apple Card Extends Interest-Free Financing to Other Apple Devices 2

Late last year, Apple introduced a new feature for its Apple Card: the ability to finance new iPhones interest-free for 24 months. While the company had previously offered a similar program, this arrangement allowed those with Apple Cards to skip a step by not needing to apply for financing approval....

Disney+ Kills Off Its Free Trial — Is it a Sign of Things to Come? 3

Remember when Netflix introduced something called "Netflix Instant" where users could stream films right to their computer instead of waiting to get their DVDs in the mail? What a quaint time it was, as now every media brand on the face of the earth has decided to stop letting Netflix...

Travel Tuesday: An Overview of Airline Baggage Fees 3

Even before the current crisis sent the airline industry into upheaval, things were already evolving — for better or worse. There may be no better example of this than the way baggage fees have not only risen but also expanded and varied depending on the type of carrier you choose....

SoFi Money Makes Major Changes for New Customers

Several months ago, I came across the SoFi Money cash management account and quickly fell in love. With an impressive APY (at the time), other useful perks, and no fees, it ended up becoming my top account outside of my ancient Wells Fargo checking I still rely on for some...