5 Awesome Summer Gifts for Your Wired Kids

Personal Finance

5 Awesome Summer Gifts for Your Wired Kids

5 Awesome Summer Gifts for Your Wired Kids

Summer is nearly upon us, and if you have kids, you know that means coming up with activities to keep them from getting bored. Cool tech toys that keep their brains and bodies active can help keep them occupied between the swim lessons, away camp and other activities. We tapped retail expert Rebecca Lehmann of Brad’s... Read More

How to Make Summer Camp Fit Your Family’s Budget

Personal Finance

How to Make Summer Camp Fit Your Family’s Budget

How to Make Summer Camp Fit Your Family’s Budget

Last summer, the New York Times ran a piece about families who can’t afford summer camp or other programs for their kids. It highlights a problem for many working parents: Summertime care for kids is expensive. This is especially true if your kids are in public school during the year. You suddenly go from paying... Read More

How to Remember All the Passwords You Need in Your Life

Identity Theft

How to Remember All the Passwords You Need in Your Life

How to Remember All the Passwords You Need in Your Life

It seems like everything you do on any of your digital devices requires a password and the requirements for these security codes are getting more and more extensive. Some sites don’t allow words that can be found in dictionaries, while others don’t want any logical sequences or personal elements like a house number, street name, zip... Read More

12 Ways to Save at The Container Store

Personal Finance

12 Ways to Save at The Container Store

12 Ways to Save at The Container Store

The Container Store is the place for organization-lovers to shop for all their bins, baskets and bathroom storage goods. The problem with The Container Store, however, is that once you start shopping there, it can be hard to stop. After all, who’s going to pass up the perfect laundry room drying rack or a garbage... Read More

Is It Time to Buy a Biometric Scanner?

Identity Theft

Is It Time to Buy a Biometric Scanner?

Is It Time to Buy a Biometric Scanner?

Identity theft is still out there, keeping pace with the latest innovations and security measures, and snaring new victims every day. With the advent of cheaper, standalone, easy-to-integrate biometric technology for authentication, is it time to buy a fingerprint scanner? What’s a Biometric Scanner? Biometric technology uses physical or biological information, like a fingerprint, retinal... Read More

7 Hacks for Using American Express’ Membership Rewards Program

Credit Cards

7 Hacks for Using American Express’ Membership Rewards Program

7 Hacks for Using American Express’ Membership Rewards Program

[Disclosure: Our partners are mentioned below.] There are a few different transferable points programs available, but over the years one of the most popular has always been American Express’ Membership Rewards program. The reason is because of the ample ways points can be used and the wide selection of credit cards that can help you... Read More

The Best (& Worst) Cities for New Graduates Seeking Work

Students

The Best (& Worst) Cities for New Graduates Seeking Work

The Best (& Worst) Cities for New Graduates Seeking Work

Graduation season is around the corner, which means it’s time to put that degree to work. Many graduates have little to tie them to any particular place, so they can choose to start their careers where jobs are available. But which cities have the most jobs? Data provided by Monster, the employment website, show the best... Read More

6 Hotels Worth Visiting Just for the Shops

Personal Finance

6 Hotels Worth Visiting Just for the Shops

6 Hotels Worth Visiting Just for the Shops

Today’s gift shop hawks more than cheap toothpaste and forgettable postcards. Thanks to boutique hotels and upscale chains, everything from kimono robes to portable speakers are now up for grabs. We’ve rounded up six gift shops worth a stop on your travels, based on research and recommendations. Hotel San José Store at Hotel San José, Austin, Texas No... Read More

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