Ulysses S. Grant

Dialing for Dollars

Once upon a time I was a unpaid summer intern at a financial services company.  My boss had a half an hour a day where he would call people trying to get a sale which he appropriately called ‘dialing for...

iPhone Users Rejoice

Are you an iPhone user?  Well, I may have a good phone plan for  you.  Previously, I wrote about phone plans that were good deals and I still think those are good choices.  However, something new has arisen since then...

Tech Checkup 2017

Quick, how many screens do you have?  How many things do you own that need charging?  Guess, then start to catalog and I bet you guessed a smaller number than what you own.  It can be pretty crazy how many...

Saving on Shaving

I originally started this article a year ago, but yesterday my classmate who used to market Gillette razors mentioned that some of their marketing efforts were geared toward getting people to trade up to more expensive products.  Well, time to share my thoughts on...

I’m Off to Europe

I’m at the airport and going to Europe.  You may think I am going to fly there for free with all my points and you’d be correct.  However, this time it is not for a simple vacation, I am moving...

Invest in Yourself

So much of our income goes toward stuff we buy for ourselves.  We can also use our money to invest in the stock market, real estate, and other stuff.  But another great use for your money is to invest in...