When I was in college I was the perfect distance away from home. The two hour drive from Iowa City to Des Moines gave me plenty of independence, but also allowed me to make the trip to see my parents whenever I wanted. The best part was, it only cost me a tank of gas. A lot of students aren't quite as fortunate and they are forced to tap into their dwindling bank account to pay for plane tickets.
This week's freebies roundup includes: Lowe's, Katy Perry Prism Album & Fragrance Samples!
Every few years, car lovers rejoice when their favorite models are redesigned and improved. Like new cars, new formulas used to create credit scores are also released every few years, and the latest version of the FICO credit scoring formula has the personal finance world abuzz.
With student loan debt soaring and the high cost of tuition, it’s safe to say that finances is on every college student’s mind. As every semester rolls around, it’s that time again for planning your schedule, paying tuition, and of course, buying your textbooks.
Choosing where to attend college is, for many, the first major choice of one's adult life. For grades preschool through 12, most are sent to public schools determined by location or shepherded to private schools of their parents' choice.
Black Friday season will be heating up roughly a month from now, so it is our solemn duty as deal experts to impart some Black Friday wisdom upon our faithful fans on this, the day the countdown begins.
This week's freebies roundup includes: Red Robin, Google Play & Nivea!
Today, I wanted to detail one of my favorite ''travel hacks" of all time, receiving the Southwest Companion Pass. With Southwest now flying internationally in the Caribbean, the value of the Companion Pass continues to increase. Essentially, the companion pass allows you to take along a friend or loved one with you for free every time you travel Southwest Airlines. The best part is, they can still fly with you even if you're using points to fly!
Delta SkyMiles, one of the major mileage programs here in America, is often given the derisive nickname "SkyPesos" because of their perceived worthlessness. While there are some major gripes with the SkyMiles program, I'm here to tell you that there are benefits to collecting SkyMiles and some very powerful uses of them around the world. With the recent 50,000 SkyMile sign-up offer from American Express, we thought it would be a good time to dive into the SkyMiles program in detail.