Finance Source:

My coworkers teased me until I got my first credit card, and I'm so happy I finally did it for 3 reasons

 Summary List PlacementOver the course of some casual conversations with the personal finance team at Insider, my dark secret came out: I didn't have a credit card. I was already the personal finance writer without a high-yield savings account; now I was also the personal finance writer without a credit history.  Growing up, it... go to Article >

Unblogged November

1 Day ago Culture Source:

30 unblogged things I did in November(includes half a dozen additional clickable photos)Mon 1: The japonica on my balcony is in full flower. I thought it was unusual there were bees on it, even though it's mild for November, but it turned out... read more

Korean Air Flight Review: London to Manila via Seoul-Incheon (77W) (with bonus videos from other Youtubers)

3 Days ago Travel Source:

BACKGROUND AND FLIGHT SELECTION My time in Britain was coming to an end.  It was time to go back to the Philippines apparently for good.  As much as I wanted to stay on the European side of the world, fate has other plans for me and I have no... read more

MoviePass Co-Founder Stacy Spikes Details Relaunch Plans: For Starters, ‘It’s Not Going to Be $10’ Per Month

14 Days ago Gossip Source:

MoviePass is back, but not in the way you expect. The subscription-based movie ticketing company’s co-founder Stacy Spikes bought back his old company out of bankruptcy just last week, and his team is moving quickly to relaunch the service as... read more

The Curse of November 16

17 Days ago Entertainment Source:

  Grand  Duke Ludwig IV and Grand Duchess Alice and their children(all images except for Getty: Marlene A. Eilers Koenig Collection) In November 1878 diphtheria struck the Grand Ducal House of Hesse and by  Rhine with a vengeance.  The... read more

Unblogged October

21 Days ago Culture Source:

31 unblogged things I did in OctoberFri 1: Clare House, the salmon-striped tower block overlooking Victoria Park, has just been declared structurally unsafe by engineers. Its neighbours Antrim House and Cavan House were demolished in 2002.... read more

‘Love Life’ Showrunners on Importance of Finale’s Marcus-Mia Epilogue, Season 3 Plans for New Lead

21 Days ago Gossip Source:

(Warning: This post contains spoilers for the Season 2 finale of HBO Max’s “Love Life” anthology series.) The second season of HBO Max’s “Love Life” ended with Marcus Watkins (William Jackson Harper) and Mia Hines (Jessica Williams) as married... read more

Covid Update: Should You Cancel Your Trip To Europe As Cases Rise?

10 Days ago News Source:

Covid cases are soaring in some European countries – and you may be having doubts about any pre-Christmas trips you’ve got planned to the continent.  Austria has entered a nationwide lockdown this week, with people only allowed to leave their... read more

In viral TikTok, mom uses data to visualize the workload of a new parent

20 Days ago Tech Source:

A viral TikTok video posted this week shows one mother making a strong case for parental support using data visualization, augmented reality, and the viral nature of the video-sharing app.   Shared on her husband’s TikTok account,... read more

Cathay Pacific Flight Review: Manila to London via Hong Kong (773 and 77W)

42 Days ago Travel Source:

Author's note: This is the second of two posts related to this trip.  You can read the post from the outbound flight here.ABORTED DEPARTURE I was scheduled to depart four days earlier than when this trip actually took place.  However due to a... read more

Skoda Octavia vRS 2021 long-term review

62 Days ago Motors Source:

Does the Octavia remain an excellent affordable family car in its new generation? Why we ran it: To discover whether this fourth- generation best-seller continues to impress as the left-field family car Month 8 - Month 7 - Month 6 - Month 5... read more