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Daily Archives for July 19, 2013.

Hyatt + M Life Event at the Mansions at MGM Grand

Last night my husband and I had the honor of attending an event at the Mansions at MGM Grand to celebrate the partnership between MGM M Life and Hyatt Gold Passport. We’ve stayed at the MGM plenty of times, but have never dreamed of stepping foot in the Mansions. I like quarter slots and occasionally cheap blackjack tables, but I have never (and will never) gamble a fraction of what is required to typically be invited to the Mansions.  Here…

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One Grandpa’s Journey From Cash to Rewards Cards

Up until a couple of years ago my parents wrote checks or used cash for everything.  Even after the rest of the world moved on at least to debit cards, and eventually credit cards, they resisted.  Even after I started dabbling in the world of rewards credit cards, they resisted.  And then, something changed.  My 60ish-year-old retired parents saw the light and made a relatively radical change in how they conduct their finances (while still avoiding interest charges).  I certainly…

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