Alivia McAtee - Writer Intern at Reviews.com

Alivia McAtee is a writer intern for Reviews.com. She’s a rising senior at Davidson College studying English and digital studies. When she isn’t covering the best deals and services for Reviews.com, she’s probably running or eating dessert (because balance). Alivia’s current subscriptions she couldn’t live without include Amazon Prime, Birchbox, and Classpass.

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Prime Day is a Great Deal for Porch Pirates, Too

Prime Day is a Great Deal for Porch Pirates, Too

Jul 16, 2019 | News

Americans receive more packages than ever before, thanks in part to a dramatic rise in online shopping over the years. FedEx and UPS alone deliver over 35 million packages a day. While the convenience of online shopping is clear, what about when those packages don’t make it all the way into purchasers’ hands? For 48…

Avocado Toast Isn’t Dooming Millennials, But Conventional Financial Advice Might Be

Avocado Toast Isn’t Dooming Millennials, But Conventional Financial Advice Might Be

Jul 15, 2019 | News

Fifty-three percent of Americans hope to live to be 100, but 51% aren’t sure their savings will last that long, a recent Business Wire report found. Nearly 60% of people actually feared running out of money more than they feared death itself. For millennials, living to 100 appears to be an increasingly attainable goal, even…

How Artificial Intelligence is Challenging Gender Bias

How Artificial Intelligence is Challenging Gender Bias

Jul 12, 2019 | News

Artificial intelligence is no longer limited to science fiction. Every time you surf the web, check your email, or use a voice assistant, AI is helping you. Without AI, we wouldn’t have predictive search engines, accurate spam folders, or a voice on our phone that can make appointments and crack jokes with us. All of…

If You’ve Been Thinking About Signing Up For Amazon Prime, Now Is The Time To Do It

If You’ve Been Thinking About Signing Up For Amazon Prime, Now Is The Time To Do It

Jul 11, 2019 | News

Reviews.com is reader-supported. If you click on or buy something via a link on this page, we may earn a commission. With Amazon Prime membership over 100 million, nearly one in three Americans are paying for premium services when they shop the retail giant. Amazon is technically free to use, but to benefit from its…

Will an Amazon Worker Walkout in Minnesota Affect Your Prime Day Deals?

Will an Amazon Worker Walkout in Minnesota Affect Your Prime Day Deals?

Jul 11, 2019 | News

Every month, there are more visitors to Amazon than there are births in an entire year. But how many of those Amazon shoppers do you think have paused to consider the logistics behind their purchase? Probably not many, but Amazon warehouse workers in Shakopee, Minnesota, are trying to change that, as Bloomberg reported earlier this…

Cord Cutters: Watch for These Amazon Prime Day Deals

Cord Cutters: Watch for These Amazon Prime Day Deals

Jul 03, 2019 | News

If you’re one of the 40% of Americans still paying for traditional cable, the case for cutting the cord is stronger than ever. Doing so can help you cut down on your monthly bills, but usually requires a bit of investment in equipment up front, mostly in the form of a streaming device. Luckily Amazon…

A Prime Day Shopping List to Build Out Your Smart Home

A Prime Day Shopping List to Build Out Your Smart Home

Jun 28, 2019 | News

Reviews.com is reader-supported. If you click on or buy something via a link on this page, we may earn a commission. It’s officially summer now that Amazon has confirmed the dates of its biggest sale of the year: Prime Day. Last year, shoppers purchased more than 100 million products during the 36-hour event, despite a…

How to Get Four Months of Music Streaming for Less Than $1

How to Get Four Months of Music Streaming for Less Than $1

Jun 28, 2019 | News

Prime Day is coming in hot, and Amazon is already rolling out deals for Prime members. Reviews.com is reader-supported. If you click on or buy something via a link on this page, we may earn a commission. A Thursday offer allows Prime members to access Amazon Music Unlimited for four months for just $.99. Less…

Tech Giants Are Coming For Your Wallet – Should You Hand It Over?

Tech Giants Are Coming For Your Wallet – Should You Hand It Over?

Jun 26, 2019 | News

Tech companies have increasingly dabbled in financial services over the years, but recent announcements show they’re getting more ambitious. Companies like Amazon, Apple, and Facebook are promising powerful new credit cards, payment services, and even a currency. All they want in return for these new services is even greater control over how and where you…