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March 2014


Vegas Noob? – 20 Things You MUST Know Before Arriving

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Las Vegas can be a very tricky place for first-time visitors. For that reason, we have put together a list of 20 amateur Vegas mistakes and a quick word on how to avoid them.

Vegas Sign

1. Staying In the Wrong Hotel

There are a lot of hotels in Las Vegas and choosing the right one can be difficult.

The way I see it, you have 3 options:

  1. Pick the cheapest one (trust me, you don’t want to do this)
  2. Comb through travel forums and take advice from total strangers
  3. Check out Bryce’s color-coded map below this list

Good choice.

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5 Credit Myths Busted

How Many Credit Scores Do YOU Have? – 5 More Credit Myths Busted

Last week we discussed 5 common credit myths that most of us have believed at one time or another. I say “us” because it wasn’t long ago that I was also buying in to some of these misconceptions. I have since taken the time to learn the ins and outs of credit scoring and it has been one of the best financial decisions that I have ever made.

It also saved me more than $10,000 on my mortgage. More on that in a future post.

Today we are going to take a look at 5 more myths that might be preventing you from building a solid credit score. Like in my last post, I put this list together based on questions that you sent me about credit and credit scoring.

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