5 Ways to Save on Last-Minute Vacations

Personal Finance

5 Ways to Save on Last-Minute Vacations

5 Ways to Save on Last-Minute Vacations

For many of us across the country, the cold weather is settling in. Some people crave the winter season, but for others it gets old quickly. The first snowfall is magical, the second is pretty, the third barely tolerable. After that the freezing temps, blustery winds and icy precipitation just bring daydreams of warmer locales…. Read More

6 Cheap Ways to Escape the Cold

Personal Finance

6 Cheap Ways to Escape the Cold

6 Cheap Ways to Escape the Cold

With the colder months often come the winter blues. One of the best cures is dreaming of vacations to warm locales. But you may be thinking there’s no way you can actually afford a winter getaway. In fact, there are budget-friendly vacation options. Plan your travel now so you have someplace to go when the dreary, short… Read More

5 Coolest Travel Share Websites

Personal Finance

5 Coolest Travel Share Websites

5 Coolest Travel Share Websites

Travel is expensive, no doubt about that. From airfare to hotel packages, dining out to souvenirs, a vacation can set you back thousands of dollars. Sometimes that added financial stress can even negate the relaxation of time away from home. But while many Americans have been opting for staycations to save money, there are a… Read More

Euro-Tip: How to Use Your Credit Card Abroad

Credit Cards

Euro-Tip: How to Use Your Credit Card Abroad

Euro-Tip: How to Use Your Credit Card Abroad

Several years after I graduated from college, I looked into the new year with incredible joy because I had planned my first trip overseas. My best friend wanted to visit her Italian roots for her 25th birthday and I could think of no better way to help her celebrate than to accompany her.  We decided… Read More

Don’t Fall For These Common Travel Scams

Personal Finance

Don’t Fall For These Common Travel Scams

Don’t Fall For These Common Travel Scams

There’s more to travel than road trips and games, as travelers can be prime targets for scams. To make sure you keep every cent in your pocket, we’ve listed the most common scams to watch out for. ‘Free’ Wi-Fi: You might think you’re being slick by “booting” free Wi-Fi at the airport, but think again…. Read More

How to Deal With Summer Travel Debt

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How to Deal With Summer Travel Debt

How to Deal With Summer Travel Debt

Now that the summer travel season is coming to an end, you may be left with more than the usual collection of sunburn, bug bites and embarrassing photos. You may also be stuck with a big pile of debt. Maybe you decided to splurge on a nice resort. Maybe the plane tickets were especially expensive… Read More

Traveling Abroad? You’ll Need These Credit Tips

Credit Cards

Traveling Abroad? You’ll Need These Credit Tips

Traveling Abroad? You’ll Need These Credit Tips

Numerous things are taken into consideration by consumers when they are about to head to another country for a trip. But there are also things travelers should keep in mind in regards to their credit cards. A number of credit cards issued by banks and credit unions carry fees when they are used abroad. A… Read More

Don’t Travel Without Knowing Credit Card Basics

Credit Cards

Don’t Travel Without Knowing Credit Card Basics

Don’t Travel Without Knowing Credit Card Basics

Many consumers these days rely on their credit cards to make many of their everyday purchases, and that becomes especially true when they go on vacation, as using a card is often more convenient than carrying cash. However, consumers who are planning a vacation should get familiar with the terms and conditions of their credit… Read More

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