| Mar 26, 2014
| 8:27 AM
A miracle is a coincidence you know can't be a coincidence. How else could Carlos Gaytan explain what happened 17 months ago — with his West Town restaurant Mexique spiraling into debt, he and his wife, Iliamar, decided it could no longer go on....
| Apr 29, 2014
You arrive at your airport, claim your baggage, go home and start to unpack, only to find that the heirloom silver cup your grandmother passed on to you is missing. Who was responsible? And what should you do now? Although I've never had anything lifted...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 9:10 AM
Eminem and Rihanna have collaborated on a few of the biggest pop-rap singles of recent years. Now they're teaming up again for a brief series of stadium shows.
"The Monster Tour" will make three stops, including one at the Rose Bowl on Aug. 7. (It...
| May 29, 2014
Complaints about tour company American European Travel continue to arrive in the Problem Solver's email inbox, including two this week.
In each case, readers say they prepaid for trips to Europe, only to have the tours canceled, sometimes days before...
| May 9, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Miami International Airport will welcome international carrier Thomas Cook Airlines in May 2015, airport officials announced recently.
Thomas Cook plans to operate twice-weekly flights between Miami and Manchester, England.
The seasonal flights...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 3:06 AM
Amazon Prime member disgusted over the recently announced $20 price increase can get a year of free 2-day shipping.
ShopRunner.com is offering Prime members a free one-year membership, which offers free 2-day shipping on Amazon.com and 85 other online...
| May 12, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Question: It seems to me that the rates for car rentals have risen considerably. How can one obtain an affordable rental car? How do you do it with multi-city destinations?
Answer: Farkas is right about increased costs for...
| May 27, 2014
| 6:20 AM
Save up to 15 cents a gallon with Walmart's "Great Gas Rollback" fuel-savings program.
The national fuel savings program is good in all states.
In Florida, use a Walmart Credit Card to pay at the pump at participating Walmart and Murphy USA stations...
| May 19, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Question: I recently acquired round-trip business-class tickets for Europe using reward points — more than 200,000 points — with credit card awards. Will travel insurance reimburse me in dollars if I cancel my trip, and how will the...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 4:39 PM
With business travel spending expected to rise this year, American Express Co. announced plans to sell half its business travel division and create a separate venture.
American Express will give up 50% ownership of its global business travel division in...
| May 13, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Going into this year's Cannes, the consensus is that, rather than too many projects, there may well be too few despite the flurry of down-to-the-wire high-profile announcements on the eve of the festival.
But less product has its upsides.