There are a lot of reasons that the Starwood Preferred American Express card should be in every traveler’s wallet. In fact, the SPG program offers one of the easiest ways to redeem free rooms in international locations all over the world. Want to know more?
A lot of people don’t know this, but I spent over six years working in a mortuary with my husband. It’s true. It was just a strange twist of fate, really. I was considering a new job at the same time they were looking for someone to work in the office. Looking back, I’m so glad that we found each other.
I quickly learned to love that job, not only because of the perks, but because of the people. Since I sat at the front desk, I met every family that came through the door. I learned their stories, and I helped them in every way that I possibly could. [Read more...]
The other day, I was having an in-depth conversation with a friend. And, it had been a while. After all, we both have kids, a home to take care of, and jobs that keep us fairly busy most of the time. Anyway, we talked about all kinds of things. Kids. Marriage. Money. Then, all of a sudden, she brought up a topic that I try to steer clear from whenever I can.
A few weeks ago, I mentioned that we were heading to Florida at the end of this month. And, I had it all planned out down to the last minute detail. Since we’re going with my parents, I literally spent weeks searching for a condo that would satisfy everyone in our party. And when I narrowed it down to the top three or four, I emailed them to my parents and let them decide. [Read more...]
Many business owners make the mistake of thinking success, once reached, is the pinnacle of their career and all they need to do now is sit back, relax and enjoy the benefits. Sadly, in this cut-throat atmosphere of modern enterprise, it is necessary to look forward to ensure your company’s continued success. Here are a few things to consider when taking your business to the next level: [Read more...]
As many of you know, CVS stores recently decided to stop allowing customers to buy Vanilla Reloads with a credit card. At first, I was disappointed because I literally have eight CVS stores within 5 minutes of my house, and all of them were Vanilla Reload goldmines. On the other hand, life goes on. Most good things do come to an end, and the fact that some people were buying 5K per day probably wasn’t helping matters. The good thing is, I was only using Vanilla Reloads to meet the minimum spending requirement on a specific card. Now that that’s done, I couldn’t care less about Vanilla Reloads. Here’s why: [Read more...]