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Josie Rubio

Josie Rubio

Josie Rubio is a Brooklyn-based freelance editor and writer, who has interviewed everyone from Britney Spears to ghost experts during her 15-year journalism career. She has visited five continents so far and loves to write about travel, food, nutrition, health, gardening... and pretty much everything. She was most recently a senior editor at VIVmag and her byline has appeared in Shape, Brooklyn Based, The Red Hook Star-Revue, The Local, The Agit Reader, Music’s Bottom Line, Columbus Monthly, and Mid Ohio Golfer.

Josie Rubio's Most Recent Blog Posts

What Is Amazon Prime: All of the Benefits You Get With a Membership

When it launched in 2005, Amazon Prime gave its members free two-day shipping. Now the subscription service offers a lot more perks. Here's our guide to what a Prime membership includes, so you can decide if it's right for you.

What Does Amazon Prime Cost, and Can You Get It Cheaper?

Amazon Prime is $99 for the first year, or you can opt to pay $10.99 per month. Then again, you could always pay less. Here's how to get free Amazon Prime if you qualify, and how to save on your subscription if you don't.

15 Fun Things to Do With Your Gal Pals This Galentine's Day

Created on the show Parks and Recreation, Galentine's Day is an excuse to get your gal pals together and have fun. Check out these 15 Galentine's Day ideas for you and your crew to try out this February 13.

How to Save on Gym Memberships, Studios, and Equipment in 2017

Whether you're shelling out for trendy gym classes or working out at home, check out these tips on how to save money on your fitness goals this year.

These 13 Foods Aren't What You Think They Are

With the recent discovery that wood pulp was being used as a filler in grated Parmesan cheese, you might be wondering what else you're inadvertently eating. Here's a list of 13 foods that are often mislabeled, misnamed, or simply misunderstood.

10 Things That Will Be LESS Expensive in 2017

Produce experiences a surplus, older tech gets discounted, and industries face increased competition; whatever the reason, things actually get cheaper sometimes. From travel to tech to food, these items are dropping in price in the new year.

17 Things That Will Be MORE Expensive in 2017

While we love to focus on the things that will decrease in price in the coming year, we can't ignore the items that will take a toll on your wallet. And in 2017, even staying home will cost more money. Find out why with our list of purchases that will become costlier in 2017.

10 Things That Will Be LESS Expensive in 2017

Produce experiences a surplus, older tech gets discounted, and industries face increased competition; whatever the reason, things actually get cheaper sometimes. From travel to tech to food, these items are dropping in price in the new year.

10 Psychological Reasons Why We Go Bonkers for Black Friday

Shots of dopamine? Intense FOMO? A consumer scientist and a consumer psychologist shared some insights as to how and why Black Friday sales take advantage of our brains.

Save Big on Hunter Boots With These 2 Tips

Hunter's Wellington boots have adorned the feet of royals, celebrities, and soldiers alike. Here are two ways to snag these rain boots for the best possible price.
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