What to do if you get rejected for a Chase cre…

• WALLET HACKS   7:00 AM ON WED NOV 14 2018
Chase has some fantastic credit cards.
For a personal card, Chase Sapphire Preferred is strongest. You get 50,000 bonus poi…

Wine Trail Traveler Presentation Events

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   9:43 AM ON TUE NOV 13 2018
Terry Sullivan presenting to members of The Village in Howard.
In addition to writing books, articles and blog posts, Wine …

Salvere Blog: What We Really Lost From Dieting

• LIVE HEALTHY BE HAPPY   5:34 PM ON MON NOV 12 2018
by Salvere Health and Fitness

Through our dieting culture, we lost quite a bit… and not quite a bit of weight but qu…


How Peter Paid off ,000 in Student Loan Deb…

• WALLET HACKS   7:00 AM ON MON NOV 12 2018
Imagine graduating from a MBA program and you’re now ready to take on the world only to find yourself unemployed.
Sadly, it…

Georges Duboeuf’s Wildflowers Wines Pair Wel…

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   12:18 PM ON FRI NOV 9 2018
2017 Georges Duboeuf Wildflower Merlot
We received three wines from the Wildflowers line by Georges Duboeuf. These wines ar…

5 Best RealtyShares Alternatives For All Inves…

• WALLET HACKS   1:57 PM ON WED NOV 7 2018
On November 7th, RealtyShares sent an email out to all of their investors that they would be shutting down.
Fortunately, th…

Alma Vitis, a White Wine from Portugal

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   12:39 PM ON WED NOV 7 2018
Alma Vitis, white wine in Portugal
On a pleasant, sunlit afternoon, we opened a bottle of Alma Vitis wine from Portugal. Th…

M1 Finance Review: Free Robo-Advisor Investing…

• WALLET HACKS   7:00 AM ON WED NOV 7 2018
The world of investing is changing.
In the beginning, you had full price brokerages charging you an arm and a leg to make s…

Nutrition – One of The 7 Keys to Healthy Aging

• MEDICAL MEGATRENDS AND THE FUTURE OF M…   3:00 PM ON MON NOV 5 2018
“If We Could Give Every Individual The Right Amount Of Nourishment And Exercise – Not Too Much And Not Too Little – …

2018 Federal Tax Brackets & Standard Deduc…

• WALLET HACKS   7:00 AM ON MON NOV 5 2018
I remember my first (legit) paycheck.
I was working at a restaurant as a banquet waiter earning something around minimum wa…

Make Your Holiday Recipes Special: Add a Littl…

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   12:34 PM ON SUN NOV 4 2018
A recipe that calls for red wine and cherries!
Now that fall cooking is underway, it is a great time to start adding wine t…

How to Write Your Will

• WALLET HACKS   7:00 AM ON FRI NOV 2 2018
The idea of writing a will can conjure images of stuffy offices, pages of dense legalese and costly attorney’s fees. It’s o…

The Big Melt Hits Burning Embers — Cli-Fi B…

• SAVING THE PLACES   2:08 PM ON THU NOV 1 2018
Check this out: The leading Cli-Fi (climate fiction) Blog, Burning Embers, is a popular spot to explore the latest in clim…

Looking at Halloween Wine-Related Ideas Over t…

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   1:07 PM ON WED OCT 31 2018
Happy Halloween!
In celebration of Halloween, check out Wine Trail Traveler blogs written over the years. Enjoy and Happy H…

Get your posh on with Poshmark: A Poshmark Rev…

• WALLET HACKS   7:00 AM ON WED OCT 31 2018
If you’re looking for gently used designer clothes, shoes, and accessories, Poshmark is one of the most popular marketplace…

Upcoming Events – Life on a Book Tour

• SAVING THE PLACES   9:05 PM ON TUE OCT 30 2018
I do have a normal life. I play racquetball, take care of my grandchildren about once a week, actively participate with Th…

Backsberg Estate Cellars

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   10:14 AM ON TUE OCT 30 2018
Backsberg EstateCellars
While attending the informative session at the Embassy of the Republic of South Africa in Washingto…

6 Ways to Give to Charity Without Donating Money

• WALLET HACKS   7:00 AM ON MON OCT 29 2018
As we near the end of the year, charities will make their big fourth quarter push to drum up contributions.
Many folks thin…

Climate-informed Voting

• SAVING THE PLACES   4:45 PM ON FRI OCT 26 2018
Over the past few years we have gotten a taste for how ravaging a run-away climate can be. The damage to homes and infrastr…

EveryDollar Review: A Look at the Features of …

• WALLET HACKS   7:00 AM ON FRI OCT 26 2018
If you want to get better at managing your money, you should start with a budget.
But who wants to track everything in a sp…

What is an UltraFICO Score?

• WALLET HACKS   10:19 AM ON THU OCT 25 2018
Just when you thought you understood credit scores, they go and change the game on you.
Fair Isaac Corporation, the company…

The Enjoyable Wine Tasting That Didn’t Happen!

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   7:38 AM ON TUE OCT 23 2018
Lugana & Valpolicella winetasting
We live in the mid-Atlantic region, so it takes us 1 1/2 to 2 hours to make a trip in…

The Daily Cat Quote

• THE DAILY CAT   8:34 PM ON MON OCT 22 2018
“I have found it is surprisingly difficult to remain sad when a cat is doing its level best to sandpaper one’s cheeks.”…

A Petcare Wellness Center At Walmart Offers Af…

• THE DAILY CAT   2:41 AM ON SAT OCT 20 2018
Jon Schulte-Fotolia.comComing soon to a store near you: a VetIQ Petcare Wellness Center at Walmart. Think of it as a Minute…

Johnny, (Occasionally) Angry Johnny (an Apprec…

• SINGLE GOLFER IN CART   11:30 AM ON FRI OCT 19 2018
Johnny Miller and Seve Ballesteros. Probably not discussing that 63 at Oakmont.
With the NBA season tipping off last night,…

A Travel and Wine Destination: South Africa

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   10:36 AM ON WED OCT 17 2018
Sign outside the SA Embassy in Washington, DC
Early in October we visited the Embassy of the Republic of South Africa in Wa…

My Friend Mary Jane

• SINGLE GOLFER IN CART   12:53 AM ON WED OCT 17 2018
With the country I grew up in set to go full legalization of marijuana and my current state only at the ‘medical&#821…

October is Virginia Wine Month

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   9:17 AM ON MON OCT 15 2018
October is Virginia Wine Month!
During October 2018, Virginia is celebrating its 30th year Virginia Wine Month. Virginia la…

Remembering a Time in Champagne

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   12:22 PM ON FRI OCT 12 2018
Michel Drappier introduces his father André.
Not only is Champagne Day, October 19th, a day to celebrate by having a bottl…

A Detailed Analysis About the Tiger Woods-Phil…

• SINGLE GOLFER IN CART   12:46 PM ON THU OCT 11 2018
Q: Is it free?
A: No. BR Live (who has the exclusive rights) is charging to watch.
Q: Is there a non-PPV option?
A: No….