How to fix Alexa's voice problem?

Recently you may have come across the news that Alexa lost its voice. While it is not a common problem because it is a high quality product built by Amazon, I am sure when it happens it will be a frustrating experience. Just like us, we are sure that you love your Alexa device and would like to keep it up and running all the time. There are several reasons an Alexa device may malfunction but you can easily get them fixed mostly for free. Below are some of the options:

Under Amazon's Warranty

How to get free Travel Insurance from Costco?



Free Travel Insurance when you book travel through Costco

We all love to travel but paying for insurance items such as Car Rental Insurance and Flight Insurance can get very expensive and in some cases it can be very discouraging to book travel. However, Bank Yogi has a solution for you.

Use Citi Anywhere Card to Book Travel

How to Maximize Costco Extended Warranty



Why Costco doesn't sell Extended Warranty

Tips on 15 Ways to Save on Travel This Year

How to Save on Travel This year


Money Magazine has listed 10 ways to save on travel this year. These are:

1. Don’t sleep on layovers
2. Minimize currency exchange fees
3. Travel on Wednesday
4. Get alerts on unusual discounts
5. Know the cheapest times to fly
6. Manage your phone bill
7. Talk to the locals and experienced travelers
8. Read museum signs carefully
9. Sign up for travel rewards
10. Skip the hotels

8 things you must spend on and 3 you can skip on

How to prioritize your spending

A recent post on the Consumer Reports site discussed the list of 8 things users cannot skimp on. Bank Yogi team fully agrees with consumer reports. Below is the list of things that consumer reports recommends that you must spend on.

1. Car Safety Features
2. Car Insurance
3. Vaccines
4. Suncscreen
5. Interior and Exterior Paint
6. Charging Cords

No more signatures required for American Express cards

American Express card users no longer have to sign their credit cards after the purchase.  Instead they will be using better fraud prevention tools to fight fraud.  In the past this was premitted only for the transactions under $50 in the US and CAD100 in Canada.   Discover and MasterCard already do not require any signatures.   Visa is the only major card company left that requires signatures. 

Discover no longer offers card benefits for shopping and travel

Why Discover card doesn't exicte us anymore

It seems like shopping with a Discover credit card is no longer an awesome deal.  Discover that is known for its 5% cashback has killed its benefits program for products and travel.  Discover card no longer offers benefits such as extended warranty, accidental damage and theft protection for your product purchases.  It has also eliminated free protections such as Car Rental Insurance and Flight Insurance.     The only benefits that Discover offers is: