Joshua Nichol-Caddy

Joshua Nichol-Caddy

As a contributor, Joshua Nichol-Caddy writes weekly roundups of the best deals in travel as well as products ranging from tools and electronic appliances to holiday freebies. Prior to writing for DealNews, Nichol-Caddy worked for several news outlets and media organizations, including KMTV, OR-Live, Columbia Missourian, Palm Beach Post, and St. Louis Post-Dispatch. When not writing for dealnews he teaches media and communication courses at Stephens College and freelances, editing and designing for print, developing for the Web, and producing videos.

Joshua Nichol-Caddy's Most Recent Blog Posts

Should You Get Travel Insurance?

It may seem like an add-on scam, but depending on the coverage and the nature of your trip, travel insurance may be a valuable investment.

The New Drive-Thru: 9 Fast Food Apps Reviewed

Your favorite burger or taco joint, from McDonald's to Chipotle, no doubt has an app. But will it save you time or money? We investigate.

8 'Zombie' Snack Foods That Came Back From the Dead

Twinkies, Crispy M&Ms, the Yumbo — sometimes dedicated fans are able to bring back popular discontinued foods. But like zombies, they aren't always exactly like they were before...

Best Travel Deals: 25% off Car Rentals, a 2-Night Stay in Vegas for $62

This week's best travel deals will transport you by land, air, and sea to your perfect vacation. From 25% off AVIS car rentals, to cheap United Airlines flights to Florida, to the second cheapest week-long Mediterranean cruise we've seen this year, we hope you take advantage of these bargains and book yourself a nice vacation away from it all.

5 Things You Need to Enjoy Autumn in Your Backyard

We love autumn for its crisp mornings, warm sunshine, and its cool evenings. And we can't think of a better way to spend this season than raking leaves in the afternoon and spending dusk around a fire pit in the backyard. These backyard and garden deals will help you get your yard in fall fashion and enjoy evenings spent by a fire.

Take a Sabbatical and Visit Asia, The Bahamas, or Myrtle Beach on the Cheap

With the Federal government having taken a sabbatical, we got to thinking about taking a vacation, too! The top destinations on our list are: Asia, the Bahamas, and even Myrtle Beach — all of which happen to be locales we found travel deals to! This week's best travel deals include the cheapest fares of the year to Asia, the least-expensive 4-night Bahamas vacation, and more.

Free and Delicious Dining Deals: BOGO Dinners at TGI Friday's and Pei Wei

We handle a lot of deals. And we know they're sweet. But we've often wondered, "What does free taste like?" Well, now we know: These five restaurant deals are serving up free drinks and dinners including BOGO meals from T.G.I. Friday's, Outback Steakhouse, and more.

Best Travel Deals: Cheapest 3-Night Bahamas Cruise, Fly to Europe for $536

Whether you want to party down for a weekend in Sin City or double down on culture abroad, this week's best travel deals can get you there and keep you on a budget. We found hotel deals for stays at the LVH in Las Vegas, the Waldorf Astoria in Orlando, and the Rathbone Mansion in New Orleans, plus the cheapest 3-night Bahamas cruise of the year and cheap roundtrip flights to Europe.

Cook Up $186 in Savings: Deals on Cast Iron Pots, Knives, Extra Counter Space

Has your bank account balance seen better days? Then maybe it's time to start cooking at home more often. To make the task less daunting, we've rounded up five kitchen accessories that serve up savings on cookware, utensils, and more, to the tune of $186.

Best Travel Deals: Travel the Panama Canal in Style for $998, Save 15% on Cars

While people love the fall, we know a few folks who are are just bracing for the inevitable onslaught of winter. This roundup of the week's best travel deals goes out to them. We hope you pumpkin spice latte haters find solace on the cheapest week-long Caribbean cruise or a 2-week journey through the Panama Canal. Or at the very least, spend some time driving around Florida for as little as $20 a day.