The lies your financial advisor tells you (and how to spot them)

When it comes to getting advice — especially financial advice — truth can be such a relative thing. Read more “The lies your financial advisor tells you (and how to spot them)”

Why visit Australia now? Here are 10 reasons, mate.

If you’re an international travel buff, it’s likely that Australia is on your list of places to see. But here’s the thing: it’s not usually near the top. Read more “Why visit Australia now? Here are 10 reasons, mate.”

What happened on the way to the forum? Our busiest threads of 2016

Self-empowerment is one of the cornerstones of our mission. We pursue the cause of consumer advocacy not only through direct outreach to companies to resolve customer service issues, but also through our forums. Read more “What happened on the way to the forum? Our busiest threads of 2016”

Why you shouldn’t stay home for spring break

This spring break, stay home.

That’s the advice the experts are offering this month, and with good reason: Between the Zika virus, drug wars, and the usual indignities of travel, that’s the kind of advice every nervous mother in America will second.
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So you think you’re an airline expert?

Do you like to fly just for the sake of being on the plane? Do you proudly refer to yourself as an aviation nerd? Does jet fuel run through your veins?

If you answered “yes” to any of those questions, and if you also like to help people, then I’ve got an opportunity for you.
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