Movies – January 30, 2018 Update – Love is Love is Love and MoviePass Has a Competitor Called Sinemia

Shape of Water

In sad news for me, MoviePass is no longer supported at the closest theater to my office (Cinépolis Chelsea). Although I didn’t see any movies there with MoviePass, the idea of shuffling over there on a slow afternoon was very appealing. I also didn’t realize that Landmark cinemas didn’t take MoviePass when I went to … Read more

I’ve got free flights for two for two years with the Southwest Companion Pass!

Southwest Companion Pass

In the world of domestic travel credit card rewards, the Southwest Companion Pass is King. And, I got mine earlier this month. The title of this post is not a typo. By applying for two credit cards and putting a small bit of normal spending on them, I can now fly on Southwest with my … Read more

Strava Route Builder (The Best Way to Plan your Run)

strava routes

If you’re in an unfamiliar place and need to plan a run, Strava Route Builder is the way to go. For those of you who don’t know what Strava is, it’s a social media platform for runners and cyclists that automatically uploads activities recorded on GPS watches. Participants can then give “kudos” to the other … Read more

The BigLaw Lawyers’ Guide to Financial Independence and Early Retirement

financial independence

Whenever a large Powerball or MegaMillion jackpot comes around, conversations about “What would you do?” if you won the lottery abound. But the prospects of financial independence don’t simply depend on your ability to be lucky enough to win the lottery, or have a great start-up idea, or have your Dr. Phil episode go viral. … Read more

Carroll Gardens Friends: Eat your veggies (and meat!) with Lancaster Farm Fresh CSA

A very nice option for fresh organic vegetables for those in Carroll Gardens is signing up for the Lancaster CSA that gets delivered to the Area Yoga on Court Street. During the winter, for $370, you can get 14 weeks of boxes of assorted vegetables for your cooking pleasure (~$26 a week). But you need … Read more