Holiday Costs When Your Partner Lives in the Arctic

This is the most expensive holiday of my life.

The Cost of Going Home for Christmas

I wanted to surprise my parents, who didn’t know I was coming.

American Airlines Accidentally Gave Too Many Pilots Vacation Time

Now they’re at risk of canceling more than 15,000 December flights.

The Cost of Spending Thanksgiving in Mexico

We were excited to trade long airport lines and expensive cross-country flights for leisurely beach strolls and cheap tropical drinks.

The Cost of Not Going Home for Christmas

And the benefits.

How I Attended 8 Out-of-State Weddings in One Year Without Going Broke

People like to say, “Just you wait! There’s always that one year when all your friends will get married.” For me that year was 2017.

What Am I Going to Do About My Credit Cards?

I’m going to be spending a lot of money in the next two months. Which credit card should I use to get the best rewards?

Have You Bought Your Holiday Flights Yet?

December is three weeks away.

How Much Can You Really Save With Credit Card Rewards?

I’ve already earned enough miles for a free flight!

Putting Together My October Budget

I’m creating a per-item budget for October, and I wanted to show you how it works.