How to Get the Most Value from Starwood SPG Points

Learn how to earn Starwood SPG Points and the best way to maximize their value. Our guide covers using Starwood points for air travel, Amtrak, hotels, including transfer values. Starwood Hotels is well-known for providing a diverse and flexible rewards program. Their Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) Starpoints are not only usable for Starwood’s 10+ different […]


How To Save Money at Grocery store – Best Credit Cards for Groceries

Everyone buys groceries. Some credit cards are better than others for food purchases, so we’ve compiled a list of the best credit cards for groceries. We all have to eat. When it comes to things people buy most often, food has to be at the top of the list. So, it should come as no […]


How Does GEICO Really Measure Up in the Insurance World?

Chances are you’ve seen or heard at least one GEICO commercial in your lifetime. You know that all-too-familiar slogan telling you that just 15 minutes of your time could save you 15% or more on your car insurance. So, how much truth is there to that claim? Let’s look at what GEICO offers, so you […]


When Should You Cancel Your Credit Card?

Credit cards are a valuable tool. But sometimes you need to get rid of card to avoid fees or simply your finances. To help, here is our guide on when you should cancel your credit card and how to do it. Credit cards are a great thing, when used properly. They provide fraud protection and […]


When Should Millennials Take Out a Life Insurance Policy?

Life insurance is often perceived as one of those things that is decidedly “adult.”  A life insurance policy can seem like a strange thing to millennials — something to put off for years, or even decades. For most 20-somethings, a life insurance policy may be an afterthought. It’s still important to understand what it is, […]


How to Fly First Class With a Coach Budget

I’ve never sat in first class.  I’ve walked past the section many times and always craved the experience, especially having taken some very long flights (12 hours from San Francisco to Seoul, anyone?) where I sorely wished for more legroom, a more comfortable seat, or free drinks to pass the time. First class, however, doesn’t […]