Vanguard Advice on Dynamic Retirement Spending Rules


There is a lot of focus on how to accumulate a big nest egg, but possibly even more complicated is how to spend it down. Vanguard Research has released a new whitepaper called From assets to income: A goals-based approach to retirement spending … [Read the rest]

Amazon Prints Promotional Codes: 50 Free 4×6 Photo Prints


Amazon now does photo printing with Amazon Prints, starting at 9 cents each for 4x6 prints. Bound photobooks start at $19.99 for 8x11 with 20 pages included, then $1 for every 2 additional pages. Free standard shipping on all orders currently, with … [Read the rest]

Access from AT&T Review: Affordable Home Internet For Low-Income Households


Access from AT&T is an affordable internet access plan for low-income households offered in certain areas with AT&T service. The cost is either $5 a month at 3 Mbps or $10 a month for 5-10 Mbps, depending on your area. According to their FAQ and … [Read the rest]

Ooma Hub Upgrade Offer: Discounted Telo + No Monthly Taxes and Fees


I replaced my landline with Ooma VoIP home phone service over 6 years ago and and haven't had a monthly bill since. This ended up being one of those deals where early adoption was rewarded. First there was no monthly fees, then it was about $1 a … [Read the rest]

Join Fairmont Hotels President’s Club, Get 1,000 Free Aeroplan Miles


Here's an offer for 1,000 free Air Canada Aeroplan miles if you sign up for the Fairmont Hotels President's Club loyalty program and use the enrollment code FED16 (embedded in link). Be sure to enter your Aeroplan number (join free here) under the … [Read the rest]

Secret Eaters: Fighting Your Unconscious and Semi-Consicous Choices

In my last Buffett post, I talked about the importance of tracking performance carefully when trading your own portfolios. Most casual traders "think" they are doing fine, but if you ask them their rate of return for the last year compared to a … [Read the rest]

Warren Buffett’s Ground Rules: Do-It-Yourself Investing Guidelines

Okay, so you probably aren't reading a book titled Warren Buffett's Ground Rules: Words of Wisdom from the Partnership Letters of the World's Greatest Investor if you are perfectly happy owning solely index funds forever. While the shared concepts … [Read the rest]

Barclaycard Arrival Plus World Elite MasterCard Review: 50,000 Points = $500 Limited-Time Bonus


Limited-time bonus bump, updated review. The Barclaycard Arrival Plus(TM) World Elite MasterCard® is a travel rewards card that has opened up to new applications again, now with a limited-time sign-up bonus worth at least $500 and the annual fee is … [Read the rest]

5% Cash Back Credit Cards: Rotating Categories Update 2016


Activation for 4rd quarter is now open! Do it now before you forget. The credit cards below offer a hefty 5% cash back on certain categories that rotate each quarter. It takes a little extra attention, but I also rack up over a hundred dollars … [Read the rest]

Museum Day: Free Tickets Nationwide On Saturday, September 24, 2016


Update: Available again. Museum Day Live! is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which participating museums across the country open their doors to anyone presenting a Museum Day Ticket for free. This is in following the spirit of … [Read the rest]

Uber and Android Pay: 50% Off 10 Rides (Up to $5 Each Ride)


Uber and Android Pay are running a promotion offering 50% off 10 rides (up to $5 per ride) now through 10/15. No promo code required. The instructions they provide are pretty straightforward: Download and set up Android Pay on the Play … [Read the rest]

Bonus Delta SkyMiles for Washington State Residents

If you are a resident of the state of Washington state and age 18+ (as indicated by your Skymiles account info), you can visit and receive the following perks from Delta Airlines: 1,200 bonus miles for new Skymiles members … [Read the rest]