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Master Your Money – Part 2

With our Master Your Money series, we want to empower people with basic financial knowledge so that they can live the life they want. In the first part of this series, we shared share five myths of the financial world....Read More

Things to do in Hawaii

Welcome to The Hawaiian islands! For many people, Hawaii is paradise on earth. The beautiful sunrises, massive sea turtles, vibrant volcanoes, technicolor coral reefs, and picturesque beaches are just some of the reasons people keep coming back to Hawaii. If...Read More

Things to do in Prague

Prague is a city of stunning physical beauty that has endured longer than most European cities. The capitals of many other European countries were heavily damaged during World War II – but Prague survived intact. We recently sent two lucky...Read More

7 AirBnB Hosting Tips From a Superhost

Are you thinking of renting your place out on AirBnB? If so, we want to congratulate you because AirBnB is fantastic way to make additional income. Before you get started, we want to share some amazing AirBnB hosting tips from...Read More

American Express Travel Review

American Express Travel is the travel-agent arm of AMEX. The service includes an online portal for booking travel as well as access to their travel and lifestyle consultants. Most people who use AMEX travel have an American Express credit card...Read More

The Best Party Hotel in Cancun

If you’re looking for a good party, then Cancun is the right place for you! Cancun is known for its beautiful beaches, amazing nightlife, and over the top all-inclusive party hotels. One of our favorite things about Cancun is that...Read More

Master Your Money – Part 1

Money is a bit of a taboo subject in our society, but is a key part of our well-being. Money can’t make you happy, but it’s hard to be happy if it is a source of constant stress in your...Read More

What is a Secured Credit Card

Secured credit cards are designed for people who the banks consider to be the riskiest borrowers based on their credit score. Secured credit card products allow people with bad credit scores an opportunity to start rebuilding it. In exchange for...Read More

How Much Money Are You Losing by Not Using a Cash Back or Rewards Credit Card

If you’re the type of person that finds it difficult to control your spending, then you may be better of just using a debit card. However, if you’re good with paying off your credit card balance every single month, then...Read More

When Should You Buy Travel Insurance?

When should you buy travel insurance? This is a common question we get from our readers, and today we want to give our official recommendation. You should always have travel insurance. There are just too many variables when you travel,...Read More

How to Close a Credit Card

Everyone has to close a credit card account at some point. There is a right way to do it, and a wrong way – which may affect your credit score for years to come If this is your first time...Read More

Maximizing Credit Card Rewards

Are you looking to maximize credit card rewards? If so, we want to congratulate you because you’ve come to the right place! Whether you’re looking to maximize cash back rewards or travel rewards, we have all of the tips you’ll...Read More

Cancun Nightlife

Cancun nightlife is world famous, and many consider the city to be the Las Vegas of Latin America. The atmosphere here is absolutely amazing. The main party strip is always packed with friendly people looking to have a good time....Read More

American Express Platinum Benefits – VIP Experiences

It’s always exciting when you get an e-mail from AMEX offering their latest Platinum VIP experiences: “American Express invites you to unique and inspiring experiences, taking you beyond the ordinary. Enjoy insider access to highly coveted events in sports, wellness,...Read More

Penghu (Taiwan) – Things to do

Penghu (Taiwan) is an archipelago of ninety beautiful islands off the west coast of Taiwan. The island chain enjoys great weather, and has a wide assortment of beautiful scenery such as white sand beaches, coral reefs, and stunning blue water....Read More

Secrets Capri Riviera Review

The Riviera Maya is one of the most beautiful locations in the world, and includes famous locations such as Tulum and Playa Del Carmen on the Caribbean Coast. The Secrets Capri is tucked away on 71 oceanfront acres of amazing...Read More

Unlimited Vacation Club Review

“Vacation Clubs”. When people hear those words they don’t really know what it means, what they are getting, and whether it’s a scam. Luckily, we got your back! We sent in the Credit Carrots review team to sit through a...Read More

AMEX Centurion Benefits – Bahamas Golf Offer

The American Express Centurion Card (also known as AMEX Black Card) is a extremely exclusive card that can only be attained through an invitation from AMEX....Read More

American Express Platinum Concierge Review

Ah the fabled American Express Platinum Concierge! This is one of the perks that is always touted as a top benefit of the AMEX Platinum card....Read More

Visa Infinite Concierge Review

The Visa Infinite Concierge service is free for anyone who has a Visa Infinite Credit Card. The Infinite Concierge competes directly with the more famous AMEX Platinum concierge. We had several of our staff members test out the Visa Infinite...Read More