10 underrated places in North America for your next girls trip

Universal Pictures There’s nothing like a girls trip to strengthen even the strongest of friendships. With so many beautiful cities in North America, there are several destinations easy on the eyes and the wallet. Wine country in New York is a nice change of pace while Mexico‘s self-proclaimed surf town are among some of the […]

The 50 best places to work in 2019, according to employees

Best Picko/Flickr If you’re looking for a new job, you might want to check out companies where employees are happier than the norm.  Glassdoor has released its annual ranking of the best places to work, which takes into account its database of 45 million company reviews provided by anonymous current and former workers.  Tech companies […]

All over US, polling places freeze when faced with the unexpected: voters

American midterm elections are normally sleepy affairs, but 2018’s hyper-partisan atmosphere has voters turning out in record numbers. Polling places were unprepared for the onslaught and machines broke down all over the country. In New York City, broken and jammed machines thwarted thousands of voters from Brooklyn to the Upper East Side and the Bronx, […]

Tesla Places Pointless ‘Self-Driving’ Option On Hiatus

Tesla Motors is abandoning the “fully self-driving” purchasing option on all of its vehicles. The option debuted in 2016 as a way to ensure your new car would be future-proofed and able to incorporate autonomous features. But those upgrades never really came — leaving customers who spent $ 8,000 angry enough to file a class-action lawsuit […]

Aurora: Best places in the world to see the Northern Lights REVEALED

Aurora: Best places in the world to see the Northern Lights REVEALED (Image: Getty Images) The Northern Lights are an impressive sight to see but they’re not always easy to find, so it\s vital tourists head to the right locations to witness the amazing display. The aurora borealis is created from a collision between electrically […]

Lost? Not anymore: The app that can find places that don’t have an address

Lottie Gross September 26, 2018 Share this article Forever getting lost? This game-changing app is mapping the world—every three square meters at a time—meaning you can find your way even in places without street signs. “Meet at Valero Square” the instructions said. It sounded so simple, but was easier said than done. I stood there, […]

3 Places Where Your Dollars Will Go Further Right Now

3 Places Where Your Dollars Will Go Further Right Now Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does […]

Adventures in Advertising: I Love What You Do for Me, Chuck – Let’s Go Places

If it wasn’t for celebrity ad appearances, I wouldn’t know that Jim Rockford James Garner thinks the Mazda 626 is a great buy, or that Twilight Zone creator Rod Serling chooses the Ford LTD over all other domestic two-door hardtops, simply for the cabin noise level. Meanwhile, red-blooded males across America still can’t shake those […]