Money

How to upgrade a credit card

If you want to take a step forward in the world of credit cards, maybe it’s time to upgrade a credit card. It’s a simple way to swap your credit card for another with more benefits – without having to apply for a new card. An upgrade has its advantages, …

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broadband for gamers | High gaming speed

The most obvious online feature is multiplayer to connect with your friends, but even single-player games benefit from being online – downloadable quests and in-game patches for example. What is the best broadband for gaming? Your broadband doesn’t have to be particularly fast to play games. But you need decent …

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Dear America, we invented the worst candy. Love, Boston

Earlier this week my esteemed colleague Alistair Birrell wrote an article detailing the many candies invented in Massachusetts, going so far as to say that “When it comes to candy, Hershey, PA has nothing on Boston.” While I’m sure the people of Chocolatetown, USA take attacks on their candy references …

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New iPhone iMessage GIF search brings up adult images

One of the most important new features in iOS 10 is that the iMessage app now supports extensions. In other words, you can add additional features including the ability to find and add GIFs. The problem is, the content filter doesn’t seem to work very well, leading to decidedly NSFW …

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When is it okay to borrow against your 401 (k)?

Ideally, never… or at least rarely. Looting our retirement piggy banks can be tempting when a financial emergency arises or perhaps when we are looking for money to finance the purchase of a home or to pay off some high interest credit cards. Even if IRS Rules Authorize Retirement Plan …

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Friday Night is Art Night returns to Lahaina

Lynn Shue, Owner of Village Gallery, welcomes everyone to Art Night. The popular Friday Night is Art Night event returns to Lahaina on September 4, with updated protections including social distancing and face masks. Galleries will participate from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., with limited capacity based on social distancing. …

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