If You Don’t Have A No-Fee ATM Card, You’re Getting Ripped Off.

A blunt truth: if you don't have a no-fee ATM card, you're getting ripped off. Here's how much money you could lose on a trip plus options available to you.

Financial Independence: How I Reached My Goal – Part 1

No two paths to reaching financial independence are the same, but we can learn from each other. Here, I share my story and what I'd do differently.

Financial Independence: Where We Cut Expenses the Most

Sensible spending was integral in reaching our financial independence goal. Here I describe several areas we drastically cut expenses.

Financial Independence: A Points/Miles Enthusiast’s Perspective

I reached financial independence a few years ago. Here's why I'm intrigued by the overlapping financial independence and points/miles communities.

New Stimulus Passes House: What’s Next & Will It Ever Get Signed Into Law?

The brand new stimulus has now passed the House, however it faces a steep road before it becomes law. When is the new stimulus likely to pass and what obstacles does it face along the way?

Second Stimulus Coming? House Democrats Propose New Checks with Higher Payouts for Many

Second Stimulus Check Proposal Many people are still waiting on their first stimulus checks, however the U.S. House of Representatives is already working towards sending more relief to Americans. House Democrats have put forth a...

Are You Fooling Yourself? Why The Rakuten Membership Rewards Portal May Be A Bad...

Is the Rakuten Membership Rewards portal as good of a deal as it used to be right now? Should we make adjustments to our thinking in these new times?

When You’ll Get Your Stimulus Check & How to Potentially Get It Faster!

A new schedule will tell you when you should expect your stimulus check. If you don't want to wait we'll show you how to potentially get it even faster!