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Travel Tip: Most Affordable & Most Expensive Countries to Visit
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Travel Tip: Most Affordable & Most Expensive Countries to Visit

If you want to budget your travel expenses, it’s always a smart idea to do your homework before you buy your airline ticket or book that hotel room. The latest… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Save On Airfare & Hotels in September
Airlines & Airports / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Deals / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How You Can Save On Airfare & Hotels in September

Summer’s over, but for smart travelers, September is truly the magic month. Airlines have to fill seats, and that’s when you can save on airfare. They usually start at the… Read More…

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Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Gear / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Travel Gear to Keep Your Money Safe

Pickpocketing is one of the oldest crimes around, and while you can’t protect yourself 100 percent of the time, there are ways to keep your valuables a little safer. A… Read More…

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Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Deals / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Magical Month of September

We’re approaching one of my favorite times of the year for travel: the magical month of September. This is when summer vacationers go home and there are deals everywhere, especially… Read More…

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Car Travel / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Credit Cards With Rewards for Gas and Groceries

It’s one thing to use a credit card to rack up air miles, but what if your main mode of transportation is a car? A credit card that earns points… Read More…

Travel Tip: Will Resort Fees Ever Go Away?
Hotels & Accommodations / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Will Resort Fees Ever Go Away?

I’m the first one to nail hotels that charge mandatory fees without disclosing them. You know the story: $30-a-day resort fees for the privilege of using the gym, mandatory bellman… Read More…

Travel Tip: What You Should Know Before Traveling With a Credit Card
Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What You Should Know Before Traveling With a Credit Card

Traveling with a credit card can have some unintended consequences if you’re not careful. Here’s how to properly prepare before you embark on an international trip. One of the first… Read More…

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Hotels & Accommodations / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Hotel Credit Card Hacking

Credit ­card fraud is no joke, and one of the riskiest places for credit card hacking is in hotels. The most recent security breach was at Mandarin Oriental hotels, where… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Use Crowdfunding for Your Travels
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Travel Tip: How You Can Use Crowdfunding for Your Travels

Is it possible to get other people to pay for your travels? That’s where crowdfunding COULD come in handy, but don’t assume that it means a totally free ride. This… Read More…

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Airlines & Airports / Apps & Technology / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Booking Flights Through Apps & Social Media

If you thought booking flights with a credit card was straightforward, just wait until you see what technology the airlines are using now. JetBlue lets passengers pay for in-flight purchases using… Read More…

Travel Tip: Apps That Can Help You Keep Track of Receipts
Apps & Technology / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Apps That Can Help You Keep Track of Receipts

It’s always a good idea to keep track of receipts, even when you’re traveling for leisure, not business. But those little pieces of paper can be a nuisance, so here… Read More…