Justin Aquino

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13 board games to play at your summer family reunion

SALT LAKE CITY — Family reunions don't just have to be filled with time you spend talking, eating or avoiding the family water fight by the …

Board Games

The Best — and Worst — States for a Summer Road Trip

Road tripping through the United States is a summertime tradition as old as cars themselves.<p>Americans adore taking road trips through the desert …

RVs

Top 10 coolest small towns in America (including one in California)

Great food, beautiful landscapes, cultural appeal and a population under 20,000? For more than a decade, the folks at BudgetTravel.com have been …

Top 10

Millennial who saved up to $3,400 a month to get out of debt used a brilliant money-saving strategy

Thanks to student loans, a car loan and credit card debt, Guen Garrido found herself in a $68,600 hole at the end of 2014. But three years and three …

Personal Finance

How to Rent an RV This Summer for Only $1 a Day

Recreational vehicle (RV) rentals tend to be expensive, yet I recently managed to rent a five-person RV in Las Vegas for only $1 per day. In addition …

RVs

A Complete List of All the Card Benefit Changes Coming to Chase Cards

Over the last few weeks, there’s been a steady drip of announcements of changes to the benefits on some Chase cards. Again this week, multiple <i>TPG</i> …

Personal Finance

Tiny Iceland faces Messi, Argentina in big World Cup debut

MOSCOW (AP) — The smallest nation ever to play at a World Cup has a big start against Lionel Messi in Moscow on Saturday.<p>Just don't expect Iceland to be at all intimidated by Argentina and its superstar forward, going by its European Championship debut two years ago.<p>Then, the world's other best …

Soccer

People assume trust-fund babies are spoiled 20-somethings born with silver spoons — but they're not always who you think

Trust-fund babies — a group of over-privileged, spoiled, adult-children that people love to hate. At least, that's what society is led to believe.<p>The trope goes something like this: While the world hunches over their desks grinding away for a steady paycheck, people with trust funds are jetting off …

Retirement

Iceland Bets on Viking Thunder-Clap to Reignite Tourism Boom

Iceland is betting on its soccer fans’ famous Viking thunder-clap celebrations to provide a vitamin shot for its flagging tourism sector.<p>With a …

European Travel

Free Beer, A Whole New Park and 12 Other Reasons to Visit a Florida Theme Park This Summer

Summer is peak theme park season, and Florida — one of the world’s greatest destinations for amusement park enthusiasts — is debuting several new …

Walt Disney Company

Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Is Literally Raining Gemstones Now, And We Want Some

So pretty!<p>If Hawaii's Kīlauea volcano were to offer an apology for its chaos and destruction, it just might come in the form of a beautiful green …

Kilauea

The Plague Is Back — And It's in Idaho

Guard the potatoes!<p>Yes, you read that correctly: A case of the plague has surfaced right here in the United States. And if you’re anywhere near …

Environmental Health

Cincinnati, Denver, Charlotte make list of 15 US cities attracting the most Millennials

Many Millennials are still figuring out where they want to settle down, resulting in young people moving both toward and away from several major cities across the U.S.<p>To narrow down which cities are attracting more millennials than they're losing, financial technology company SmartAsset compared …

Demographics

Report shows Utah housing 'out of reach' for many

SALT LAKE CITY — The cost of housing in Utah is rising at a higher rate than wages for thousands of low-income households, a new study indicates.<p>The …

Housing

Where to Stay in Paris: The Best Neighborhoods and Hotels for Every Type of Traveler

Whether a long-planned holiday or spontaneous weekend trip, your first time or fifteenth, an important question before traveling to Paris is: where …

France

The Best Places to Live in the U.S. if You're Young and Broke

Fresh out of college or high school, young people don't earn much. The average wage for a 20- to 24-year-old was about $28,000 last year, according …

Demographics

14 Meals You Can Make for Company That Won’t Break Your Diet

You’ve successfully followed your diet while keeping your family fed as well. But what happens when guests come over for dinner? We know serving your …

Cooking

What 8 people wish they knew before retiring in their 20s and 30s

Early retirement sounds like a dream. Not waiting until your 60s to escape the daily grind? Traveling the world with no end in sight? Sign us up.<p>But clocking out for good comes with some challenges beyond simply saving enough money to get there — for example, people may criticize you for retiring …

Retirement

Make extra money with one of these 14 digital side gigs

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>Looking to make some money or start a side project? The internet is full of voices …

Digital Marketing

Meet the New Mormons

<i>Sarah Scoles| Longreads | June 2018 | 23 minutes (5,714 words)</i>It’s a summer day in Salt Lake City, and tourists are resting inside the Mormon …

Religion

Google pampers its employees, who earn an average of $200,000, but some of them still want to unionize

For some Google employees, it's not enough that the company pays well, provides free food and allows them to occasionally nod off in the company's nap pods. Some are now demanding that Google operate within their own ethical guidelines.<p>So said a Google staffer involved in protests that forced the …

Employment

How One Frequent Flier Snagged an $18,000 Flight for $76

And how you could do it too.<p>Travel rewards blogger Ramy Wahby recently flew first class from Hong Kongto New York City for only $76 — and a lot of …

Credit Cards

Silicon Valley suburbia, 20 years ago and now: Portraits show Bay Area residents growing up

When Beth Yarnelle Edwards set out to photograph the suburbs of Silicon Valley some 20 years ago, she was spurred by an unshakeable restlessness.<p>"Everybody seemed to love living here," she said by phone recently. "I thought, I'm going to go investigate. I'm going to have them show me why."<p>About …

Silicon Valley

Negotiating A Six-Figure Salary Helped This 35-Year-Old Pay Off $40,000 In Debt

<i>In our series</i> <b>My Salary Story</b><i>, women with long-term career experience open up about the most intimate details of their jobs: compensation. It’s an</i> …

Career Development

How much you should expect to pay for breakfast in Europe's biggest cities

We all know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but when you're on a city break it can make all the difference for keeping your …

Average Cost

How to pull off a cheap staycation, when you don't have time or money to travel

When taking a flight away for a weekend might seem like a stretch, a staycation is a great alternative to give yourself a little R&R without breaking the bank. But that doesn't mean local activities aren't expensive either. We totally get that booking a nearby hotel for the evening isn't feasible …

Personal Finance

7 Best Ways to Sell Your Old Stuff For Money

They say one person’s trash is another person’s treasure. I couldn’t agree more. In a society where people are constantly buying things out of …

Personal Finance

How to say goodbye to the Bay Area: What I'll miss the most and my biggest regrets

Nobody was shocked when we told them we were leaving the Bay Area.<p>Considering the endless headlines about unaffordable Bay Area life, most of our fellow old-Millennial friends regularly talk about leaving — some more seriously than others.<p>Throughout the last 10 years, we've watched as every few …

San Francisco

Members-Only Dinner Club Expands to SF Restaurants

Mission Mediterranean restaurant Tawla isn’t always its busiest on Mondays — but on June 18th, it’s liable to be packed with members of Tasting Collective for that group’s first San Francisco dinner: An eight course, family-style meal at $50 a head. Tawla chef Joseph Magidow will also be on the …

Hospitality

Here’s How the Cost of a Night Out Compares in Cities Around the World

Letting loose during a big night out on in the city is an antidote to many nine-to-fivers' workweek woes around the world. But it can also get pretty …

Mexico City