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Tran and QL

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Name:
Smart Money And Travel
Category:
General Finance
Tags:
Budgeting, Travel
Start Year:
2017

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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30s
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Asian
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Latest Blog Posts

We had a nice July and had to take a minute to let it sink in that half of the summer has already passed by. We’ll try to make sure we enjoy August before the cold and rain set back in. Hopefully you do the same. Last Twelve Months – Net Worth Update July 2018 […] The post July 2019 Financial and Net Worth Update appeared first on Smart Money and ...
Posted: Aug 16 2019 @ 1:32 PM
This will be the first part of the Millennial Money portion of our blog. We’ll follow my baby brother from college graduation as he pursues the end goal of early retirement. As written in July’s financial update, Quang graduated from college in June and just started his first job. When he was home for his […] The post What Does A Millennial Budget Look Like? appeared first on Smart Money and ...
Posted: Aug 03 2019 @ 1:00 PM
Flight Date: April 2019Duration: Scheduled 1h 20m; Actual 0h 58m After Danang, we made our way to Hanoi. That was a short, simple flight from the regional airport in Danang to the Vietnamese Capital. Our 2019 Spring Break Series 1: Planning Spring Break 20192: Singapore Airlines Business Class SFO to SIN (2019 Update)3: SilkAir A320 Business Class SIN […] The post Flight Review: VietJet Economy Class Airbus A320 Danang to Hanoi appeared first on ...
Posted: Jul 30 2019 @ 1:00 PM
We first visited the Intercontinental in Da Nang during our honeymoon in 2017. It was one of our first true five-star hotel experiences. Although we’ve had plenty of other ones since then, we continue to return to this property on an annual basis. 2019 is the final year where the free night certificate from the […] The post Intercontinental Sun Peninsula – La Maison 1888, Spa, and 2019 Update appeared first ...
Posted: Jul 26 2019 @ 1:00 PM
If you recall, at the end of 2018, our asset allocation looked like this: The volatility from the end of 2018 triggered some stock positions to sell off, leaving a large cash position in our portfolio. That ended up hurting us a little as the market recovered and we didn’t participate in the entire recovery. […] The post Q2 2019 Asset Allocation Update appeared first on Smart Money and Travel. ...
Posted: Jul 23 2019 @ 1:00 PM
Flight Date: April 2019Duration: Scheduled 1h 40m; Actual 1h 45m Our 2019 Spring Break Series 1: Planning Spring Break 20192: Singapore Airlines Business Class SFO to SIN (2019 Update)3: SilkAir A320 Business Class SIN to HKT4: Renaissance Phuket Oceanfront Pool Villa5: Renaissance Phuket Dining6: Renaissance Phuket Grounds7: Thai Airways HKT to BKK 8: Waldorf Astoria Bangkok 9: Waldorf Astoria Bangkok Amenities10. Thai […] The post Flight Review: Thai VietJet Economy Class Airbus A321 Bangkok to Da Nang appeared ...
Posted: Jul 19 2019 @ 1:00 PM
In the previous post, we reviewed the beautiful deluxe king room with park view. In this post, we will discuss the amenities and elite benefits at the Waldorf Astoria Bangkok. Our 2019 Spring Break Series 1: Planning Spring Break 20192: Singapore Airlines Business Class SFO to SIN (2019 Update)3: SilkAir A320 Business Class SIN to HKT4: […] The post Hotel Review: Waldorf Astoria Bangkok Amenities appeared first on Smart Money and Travel. ...
Posted: Jul 16 2019 @ 1:00 PM
In what seems like the blink of an eye, half of 2019 came and went. We both had a busy month before it quieted down ahead of Independence Day. Last Twelve Months – Net Worth Update June 2018 Financial UpdateJuly 2018 Financial UpdateAugust 2018 Financial UpdateSeptember 2018 Financial UpdateOctober 2018 Financial UpdateNovember 2018 Financial UpdateDecember […] The post June 2019 Financial and Net Worth Update appeared first on Smart Money and ...
Posted: Jul 13 2019 @ 1:00 PM
Things to consider when moving How much does it cost to move? Buying Our Primary Home Lot Reservation and Design Center Financing Options The Final Walk-through Closing Costs As written in the financing options post, we had two banks that offered the same interest rate. How did we decide on one and not the other? […] The post Buying Our Primary Home- Closing Costs appeared first on Smart Money and Travel. ...
Posted: Jul 06 2019 @ 8:00 PM
Introduction *Disclaimer: The following post may contain links to products that we have affiliation with. When you apply through that link and if approved, we will receive a commission without any cost to you. Thank for supporting Smart Money and Travel. We transited through Bangkok last year on our trip to and from Koh Samui. […] The post Hotel Review: Waldorf Astoria Bangkok appeared first on Smart Money and Travel. ...
Posted: Jun 28 2019 @ 2:00 PM

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