Economy Hammers Quickie Vegas Wedding Industry

Economy Hammers Quickie Vegas Wedding Industry

At any given moment, the Las Vegas Strip is strewn with gown-wearing brides and unshaven grooms with befuddled, what-have-I-done looks on their faces. But tough economic times have brought the population of these leap-before-you-lookers down to its lowest level since 1993. [More]

Math Skills Not Required To Bake Pie Chart Ad

Math Skills Not Required To Bake Pie Chart Ad

Anonymous Math Geek sent us this ad for the Stratosphere, a Las Vegas casino. The wizards are using tricky geometry to convince you that the casino gives you more bang for your Benjamin. AMG writes: [More]

Ask The Consumerists: Should I Rent A House That Is In Foreclosure?

Ask The Consumerists: Should I Rent A House That Is In Foreclosure?

Reader Kelly wants to know if she should risk renting a vacation house that is in foreclosure.

24 Hour Vegas Wedding Window Slimmed To 16

The halcyon days of jumping into your rusty Impala with your teenage bride and driving off to Vegas to get married by Black Elvis at dawn in Vegas are soon to be forever gone.

Pith & Vinegar: Special Questions Edition

Pith & Vinegar: Special Questions Edition

• Are asking questions a copout from doing hardcore blogging? [The Consumerist]

What’s the Cheapest Way to Fly to Vegas?

s cheaper to leave and come back on weekdays, but that is impossible with work. What gives? My friends have told me to check it everyday and it should go down. Does the price really fluctuate this much? I hope you can help, or point me in the right direction.