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Warren Buffett and Jay-Z Forbes Interview – Lessons Learned

by Michael P November 22, 2013

I recently watched a Forbes interview with Warren Buffet and Jay-Z. While an interview with these two individuals seems like a contrast on the surface, they actually share a similar message. They both grew from humble beginnings, have worked their way to where they are now, have become very successful businessmen and entrepreneurs, and are […]

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Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express 25k Bonus Starpoints

by Michael P September 20, 2013

Owning a travel rewards credit card can make life a lot easier when it comes to planning a trip, especially if it’s international. When looking or a travel rewards credit card, it’s important to find one with a low APR, a great rewards program and if possible, one with a minimal annual fee. The Starwood […]

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Southwest Airlines® Rapid Rewards® Program

by Michael P February 28, 2013

Of all the discounted airlines available, my most favorite has to be Southwest (JetBlue is a close second).  First of all, Southwest does an excellent job with branding, as I know exactly who they are and where I can go to buy tickets (only at Southwest.com).  Second, they offer flights to just about everywhere I […]

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United MileagePlus® Program Review

by Michael P March 2, 2012

Most consumers have an airline they prefer over others, and mine happens to be United Airlines. It’s not that I’ve flown every airline, or that United has gone out of their way to discount my flights or provide me the things that other airlines do not. However I can honestly say I’ve never had a problem in […]

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Citi ThankYou® Premier Card – Double Reward Points

by Michael P August 12, 2011

UPDATE: The Citi ThankYou Premier Card bonus is now expired. Citibank recently launched a new line of cards and other financial products, including the Citi Checking Account, which are designed to attract consumers interested in earning rewards.  It’s no secret that many consumers have wised up over the last few years to the debt that […]

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Citi® Hilton HHonors™ Visa Signature® Card Free Night Promotion

by Michael P February 25, 2011

Advertising Disclosure: Citi is a paid advertiser of this site. This credit card review was not reviewed by, endorsed, paid for, or approved by Citi. All opinions, reviews, and recommendations reflect the author’s honest opinions, beliefs, and experiences with Citi and its products. Hotel rewards credit cards are making their way back into consumers wallets, […]

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The 280th Carnival of Personal Finance – Halloween Horror Movies Edition

by Michael P October 25, 2010

With Halloween just one week away, I thought it would be cool to openly discuss the best horror movies of all time. To be fair, horror movies are tough to consider as quality cinema, simply because you always find B list actors and a plot that makes absolutely no sense whatsoever. However, if you look […]

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