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August 20, 2018

Typically when we visit airport lounges it’s because we’re flying coach and using our Priority Pass to get us access. This time however, we were flying business class with Swiss Airlines. With our business class ticket (Zurich to Los Angeles), we were granted lounge ac...

August 20, 2018

This was our second leg of our trip to Copenhagen from San Diego (you can read about the first flight here). We only had about an hour layover in Toronto. We were scheduled to have more time, but our first flight was slightly delayed. Luckily for us, we landed in the s...

July 30, 2018

On our most recent trip to Europe I was searching for business class flights that started out of San Diego. It's our home airport, but doesn't have many international flights, so I knew it would make the search more difficult than flying out of LAX. I knew we wanted to...

July 17, 2018

The Swiss are known for doing  a few things exceptionally well. They make great watches, have amazing chocolate and of course a world class train system. Most would argue that Switzerland is best traveled by train and after our most recent trip, I would agree with that...

May 6, 2018

I’m a researcher at heart. Whether if it’s for my job or if I’m buying a new Bluetooth speaker, I’ll research the shit out of it. It’s a delicate balance between optimizing and obsession. Throughout my years of travel, I’ve found countless resources that have made trav...

March 18, 2018

How to use Google Flights to save money!

September 18, 2017

I've mentioned it time and time again, but booking early gives you lots of options. We just booked our one way tickets to Copenhagen for next Summer. Copenhagen will serve as our starting point on a trip that will include our first visit to Switzerland!  It may seem ea...

August 21, 2017

Small business owner and want retirement options? Look no further. I explain the differences between SEP IRA, Simple IRA, and Individual 401ks.

July 22, 2017

Shopping Portals are great ways to boost your miles, points or simply earn cashback. Shopping Portals essentially earn a commission for referring you to a specific online retailer. Going through a shopping portal before making a purchase saves you money and helps you t...

July 20, 2017

Alright, so you make sure you use the right credit card when you eat out, but what else can you do to earn points? In comes... Dining Rewards! Dining Rewards programs partner with popular airline and hotel miles programs to give you extra points when you dine at a spon...

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