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Travel Tip: End of Season Ski Deals
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Travel Tip: End of Season Ski Deals

It may feel like ski season has just begun but, in reality, a lot of resorts shut down around mid-April. So now is the time to look for end-of-season ski… Read More…

Travel Tip: Hotel Stays for a Good Cause
Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Hotel Stays for a Good Cause

Not everyone connects travel with philanthropy, but some hotels make it easy for their guests to give back to a good cause. The Ritz-Carlton brand has an entire program called… Read More…

Travel Tip: Download These Airport Rideshare Apps
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Travel Tip: Download These Airport Rideshare Apps

Back in the day, travelers had limited options for getting to and from the airport: a taxi, a shuttle, or sweet-talking a friend into taking them. But, with these airport… Read More…

Travel Tip: How To Choose Your Own Hotel Bed
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Travel Tip: How To Choose Your Own Hotel Bed

Ask anyone who travels and one of their favorite things about hotels is the bed. Now you will be able to choose your own hotel bed. The Four Seasons has… Read More…

Travel Tip: Know Who to Tip When You Travel
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Travel Tip: Know Who to Tip When You Travel

You already know to budget for tips when you travel. But you should also know who to tip when you travel. It’s a no-brainer to tip the maid—at least a couple… Read More…

Travel Tip: Bring Kids For Free on These Cruises
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Travel Tip: Bring Kids For Free on These Cruises

I’m a big fan of cruising as a family experience, but it can get pricey. So, a great way to save is to take advantage of “kids free” deals. Cruise… Read More…

Travel Tip: Carry-On Rules are Changing
Airlines & Airports / Featured Posts / Luggage & Packing / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Carry-On Rules are Changing

By now, we’re all used to checked-bag fees—even if we don’t like them. But the unavoidable consequence is that people now carry everything short of their dead grandmothers onto the… Read More…

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Airlines & Airports / Featured Posts / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What’s Happening with CBP Preclearance

If you’ve never heard of preclearance, you definitely want to know about it. It’s a security process that actually works, and you’re going to start seeing it in more airports… Read More…

Travel Tip: Dollars vs Distance in Earning Frequent Flyer Miles
Airlines & Airports / Featured Posts / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Dollars vs Distance in Earning Frequent Flyer Miles

There’s big news out there about airlines changing loyalty programs to award frequent flyer miles based on how much your ticket costs, not how far you travel…and that’s going to… Read More…

Travel Tip: More Credit Cards Remove Foreign Transaction Fees
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Travel Tip: More Credit Cards Remove Foreign Transaction Fees

You may have heard the news that free checking accounts are going the way of the dodo. But, in brighter news, some credit cards are actually becoming more travel friendly… Read More…

Travel Tip: It’s Time to Think About 2015 Ski Passes
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Travel Tip: It’s Time to Think About 2015 Ski Passes

It may seem crazy to already plan for next year’s ski season—as in 2014-2015—but some 2015 ski passes are actually on sale right now. The hot-ticket ski passes are the… Read More…