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iOS Version History: A Visual Timeline 2

iOS Version History: A Visual Timeline

It’s been five months since I said, “Hello iPhone 5, Goodbye Old Mindset” and I couldn’t be happier with my smartphone. Although AAPL is getting a nice haircut right now, I thought it would...

BI 041: Fixes Trump Workarounds 2

BI 041: Fixes Trump Workarounds

According to Merriam Webster, a workaround is a plan or method to circumvent a problem (as in computer software) without eliminating it. Now why on earth would anyone want to solve a problem without...

LA Times Travel Show 2013 Recap 4

LA Times Travel Show 2013 Recap

Due to an unplanned work emergency, I missed one of my favorite shows around, the LA Times Travel Show. I was going to focus on traveling on a budget, but looks like it has...

BI 040: Interview Yourself 4

BI 040: Interview Yourself

The other day I was fortunate enough to get interviewed about my podcast. I’ll go into details at a later time, but the biggest takeaway was we should take time to interview ourselves. If...

Stop Your Services Mr. Telephone Man! 10

Stop Your Services Mr. Telephone Man!

My head was spinning from closing on the new house, moving, and entertaining out-of-town guests. The other day I got a courtesy call from AT&T checking on my U-verse service.  I responded, “Everything’s fine.”...

Thank Your Family 4

Thank Your Family

Last week as I wrapped up moving from the old house to the new, Mama, Papa, and Brother Buck’s family rolled into town. Since Mrs. Buck, Baby Buck, and I are the only ones...

Valentine’s Day: Who Do You Love? 2

Valentine’s Day: Who Do You Love?

I know Valentine’s Day has passed, but I thought it would be interesting to look back at the business side of this holiday. Some businesses flourish during this time of year. How did you...

LAT Travel Show – Budget Travel Highlights 3

LAT Travel Show – Budget Travel Highlights

This weekend I’m headed to the Los Angeles Times Travel Show.  Since I write about personal finance, I wanted to focus on budget travel.  Here are some budget travel highlights below.  If you are...

The Cost Of Dropping Out 17

The Cost Of Dropping Out

I’ve read a few articles about the high cost of education and that going to graduate school just isn’t worth it because you take on heavy debt. But have you ever wondered how expensive...