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United States of Fun

The personal-finance site WalletHub recently ranked all 50 states by 26 fun factors, ranging from beach quality to casinos per capita. Source: WalletHub   This post contains affiliate links.  For more information, click here. And the winner is California, which placed first in number of restaurants, fitness centers, and movie and performing-arts theaters per capita. Florida… Read More United States of Fun

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How to Simplify Your Cash-Back Credit Cards

WalletHub earlier this month released its report on 2021’s Best Credit Card Rewards Programs, along with a consumer survey.  The personal-finance site found that 28 percent of consumers’ views toward the programs changed during lockdown, as people started seeing more clearly a need for rewards tailored to their current spending.  But that requires a strategy.… Read More How to Simplify Your Cash-Back Credit Cards

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Magnolia Plantation & Gardens in South Carolina

Magnolia Plantation in South Carolina boasts the last intact large-scale romantic gardens in the United States. This post contains affiliate links.  For more information, click here. But Magnolia’s history and her gardens go back a century before there was a United States, when Ann and Thomas Drayton established the rice plantation in 1676 along the Ashley… Read More Magnolia Plantation & Gardens in South Carolina