Habits of First-Generation Immigrants Worth Emulating


Growing up as the child of immigrant parents is never easy–ask any second-generation American. Throughout my life, I found myself straddling two very different cultures. Being raised by immigrant parents has shaped my life tremendously. As a young adult, I never appreciated the fact that I grew up on both sides and witnessed two distinct […]

April 10, 2018

How To Optimize Your Travel Spend and Accumulate More Rewards


In my previous post, I detailed my Travel Hacking Trifecta. I’m all about optimizing my spend and maximizing rewards. But did you know there are ways to earn even more points (travel  and non-travel points) without signing up for new credit cards? Read on to learn my tips for maximizing each dollar you spend. Rule […]

April 9, 2018

My Top 3 Financial Mistakes


Mistakes are a natural part of life. Though I consider myself to be really good with money, I’m not immune to financial mistakes. In this post, I’ll go into detail about my three biggest financial mistakes. 1. Cashing out my 401k to pay for my MBA In 2015, I had gotten into my top choice […]

April 1, 2018