What Is Independent Travel Insurance and When Is It Worth It?

The Points Guy’s Comprehensive Guide to Travel Insurance 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 not include […]

2018 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T Tested: Worth Taking a Pass At?

– What It Is: Volkswagen’s entrant in the fiercely competitive mid-size-sedan segment. A 174-hp turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-four pairs with a six-speed automatic transmission and comes standard in the S, R-Line, SE, and SEL Premium trim levels of the 2018 Passat. Those in search of more power can opt for the available 280-hp 3.6-liter V-6 in […]

Working overtime for free? This is how much your time is REALLY worth

Research by the TUC found that almost five million people were working an average of over seven hours a week without pay. The extra work was worth an average of £6,265 per worker, it was estimated. The TUC calculated that the average person has effectively worked for free so far this year, only starting to […]

eBay: 50p coin sells for £510 – rare Olympic 50p swimming team coins are worth a mint

Rare 50p coins such as this Olympic swimming coin often sell online for large sums. This coin was sold yesterday on eBay for a whopping sum of £510. Seller “grace0509grace” said of the coin: “This rare Swimming Team GB Olympic 50p coin is on sale, still fresh and new.” But what exactly is the 50p […]

Is the Amex Platinum Worth the Annual Fee?

Is the Amex Platinum Worth the Annual Fee? – The Points Guy 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 […]

Camilla Duchess of Cornwall net worth: Bank balance BEFORE her marriage to Prince Charles

Camilla Duchess of Cornwall, 70, also known as Camilla Parker Bowles, is the wife of Prince Charles, 69, heir apparent to the British throne. The pair married in a ceremony at St. George’s Chapel in 2005, and they had been in a relationship for considerably longer. Her daily work involves assisting Prince Charles in his […]

Was It Worth It? Where Smuggling Drugs Could Get You Killed

Was It Worth It? Where Smuggling Drugs Could Get You Killed – The Points Guy 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 […]

Joanna Lumley net worth: How many millions has BAFTAs host earned?

Joanna Lumley, OBE, 71, is an award winning British actress, author and former model.  This year, she is the first female solo host of the BAFTAs, which is held at the Royal Albert Hall in London. Best known for creating and acting in Absolutely Fabulous, playing Patsy Stone alongside Jennifer Saunders. She won two BAFTA […]

Daylight Saving Time isn’t worth it, European Parliament members say

Enlarge (credit: michael) Earlier this week the European Parliament voted 384 to 153 to review whether Daylight Saving Time is actually worth it. Although the resolution it voted on was non-binding, the majority reflected a growing dissatisfaction with a system that’s been used by the US, Canada, most of Europe, and regions in Asia, Africa, and […]

We tried 12 of the most popular protein bars on the market — this is the only one worth buying

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Protein bars are considered a workout staple because they have a high protein content, which is essential to building muscle mass. But they can also be packed with sugar and artificial ingredients.  We tested 12 different protein bars available at a local CVS and ranked them based on nutritional content, taste, and cost.   […]