HR Block Emerald Card Suspends Debit Card Funding


I received notification by email today from H&R Block informing me that they were suspending Debit Card Funding for H&R Block Emerald Prepaid MasterCard®.   Honestly, I haven’t used that card since the days of Vanilla and GreenDot Reloads so many moons ago.  I’m honestly not surprised: this card was originally intended for H&R Block … Read More

Exhibition of Indian Portraits Portrays Messages and Emotions

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This week, I had the honor of attending a photography exhibition entitled IN SHIVA’S SHADOWS at the Infinito Studio-Gallery at 79 Leonard Street in TriBeCa, NYC.  The photographer Raphael Rapior is 27-years old and from Germany.   Rapior uses black & white photographs, on larger-than-life 6′ x 10′ canvasses to portray the expressions of the dwellers he met while traveling through India. His … Read More

I’m Going to Lima, Peru and Iguazu Falls, Brazil!


  Once again, the Flight Deal has come through with an amazing deal, and I booked flights for $369 per person.    The flights are on LAN airlines, in August: 4 nights Iguazu Falls, Brazil, and 3 nights Lima, Peru on the way back. Of course, I have no idea where to stay or what … Read More

Summer Job Opening: Choice Hotels is Looking for a Social Butterfly! #CHOICEPEOPLEPERSON


Choice Hotels is looking for a social media social butterfly for a summer position!  I wish I could apply but I don’t think I can get that much time off from my full time job.  Do you fit the bill? Are you a people person? If so, click the links below and apply for this … Read More

Breakfast at the Doubletree Hotel Agra, India

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I recently stayed at the Hilton Doubletree Hotel in Agra, India.  My friend Karyn has Hhonors Diamond status so our room was upgraded to a suite and our breakfasts were included.  I was impressed with the breakfast.  The food was good and authentic Indian.  The flavors and aromas were classic Indian. The staff went out … Read More