As you settle in for the “Bachelor in Paradise” premiere tonight, we want to let you know the folks in Ocean City, New Jersey, are celebrating their annual Weird Contest Week. Coincidence?
If you want to ride the wave of kismet, we’ve got some tips to help you earn money by entering unusual contests around you.
First, this news…
Wouldn’t You Think My Collection’s Complete?
Disney on Netflix was a dream — a wish our hearts made when we were fast asleep. But it’s time to let it go. A new Disney-branded streaming service is coming to take us on a magic carpet ride in 2019, and it’s pulling its titles from Netflix. Hurry and get your movie nights in before it all turns into a pumpkin.
This One’s on Me
While you pack end-of-summer fun into the next two weeks, watch your spending. All the little “one more drink” and “We’ll just call an Uber” concessions will add up fast. But — you guessed it — we found a way to save. Here’s how you can earn up to $17 cash back on Uber rides before Aug. 31.
Had Enough “Total Eclipse of the Heart” Puns Yet?
Have you — like the rest of the country — marked your calendar for the solar eclipse on Aug. 21? Wherever you are in North America, you’ll get to witness at least a partial disappearance of the sun behind our moon. The show, you might realize, will involve staring directly at the sun — this is ill-advised. Here’s how to protect your eyes for free.