Rishon is a millennial to the core, enjoying the spoils of modern life & documenting it on social media. Never one to be suckered into paying full price, Rishon is skilled in hunting down a deal. If only she could reconcile the satisfaction of saving with her tendency toward impulsivity (she's an Aries). When not at BLINQ HQ, Rishon can be found watching live music in DC.

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BLINQ Refer-a-Friend Rewards: Share BLINQ to Earn Big!

What’s even better than saving 70% on your favorite brands? Making money just by telling your friends about a way they can save 70% on their favorite brands! With our Refer-a-Friend Rewards program, when you share BLINQ with friends you can earn $10 off* your next purchase! We’re so excited to introduce this program, and hope you enjoy… Read More »

6 Ways to Treat Yourself — On a Budget

NBC’s hit show Parks & Recreation has taught me many important life lessons about life, love and being a woman in the workplace (thanks, Leslie Knope!). But one of the show’s funniest running jokes has actually provided an excellent lesson as well: Treat Yo’ Self. Tom and Donna’s annual “Treat Yourself Day” certainly inspires ideas of luxury, but… Read More »

Make Space on Your iPhone

“Cannot Take Photo”: the dreaded message an iPhone user will see when his/her attempt to take a photo is rejected. As with most things, prevention is key. The more space you actively keep open on your smartphone, the better off you’ll be. You wouldn’t want to miss your chance at capturing a great viral video just because you’re… Read More »

3 Meals for 2 Under $30

Sometimes when I feel like I’m spending too much money out at restaurants, I’ll make a very conscious effort to cook all of my meals at home. But if I don’t plan well enough, or if I become too impulsive at the grocery store, I’ll end up spending even more on a single meal than I would have… Read More »

6 Quick Tips for Speeding up a Slow Laptop

We’ve all been there. Your laptop takes forever to boot up, you keep seeing the spinning wheel or the blue screen of death, and your browser continuously crashes. It’s a waking nightmare when you realize your laptop is on the fritz. But whatever your computer’s symptoms might be, there are a few things you can do to try… Read More »

5 Reasons to Love Gardening

There’s a reason (or 5!) why so many people cite gardening as one of their favorite hobbies. Aside from adding a little beauty to your outdoor space, gardening provides many benefits. Form stress relief to striking out attention fatigue. Here are 5 awesome reasons to love gardening. Grow Your Food (and Eat it, Too!) Gardens are not just… Read More »

Is It Time to Upgrade Your Phone?

Though most wireless providers allow for a phone upgrade every two years, it may not be necessary to upgrade your phone quite yet. There are many factors to consider before upgrading your cell phone and in the end, there is no one right answer. What matters it what makes the most sense for you. Read below to determine whether… Read More »