travel hacks

Travel Hacking Essentials

Want to score free flights on your next trip? Learn the essentials of travel hacking! I’ve heard about travel hacking from friends who travel often for work – how they were accumulating points from their favorite airlines to get some free flights. However it wasn’t until I discovered Chris Guillbeau from the Art of Non-Conformity that I saw it […]

Road Trip Ideas to Maximize Fun (and Not Break Your Budget)

Summer is quickly approaching and for some couples and families it’s vacation season. Flying to your destination may not be feasible, but that doesn’t mean that a long and hectic road trip is on your agenda. Driving may be a great way to enjoy your vacation – as long as you’re prepared. Deciding on the […]

Should You Buy Insurance for Your Rental Car?

Traveling this summer? If you’re getting a rental car, learn how you can decide if you need to pick up insurance coverage from them.  One of my pet peeves when traveling is the hard sell for insurance products at the rental car counter sometimes. Often my negative response is countered with the reasons I should buy it; […]

Finding the Best Deals with Rental Cars

What a fantastic weekend! We just got back from attending my cousin’s wedding. It was a beautiful ceremony and celebration. So happy we went. Getting a Deal with Our Car Rental After running the numbers for plane tickets and taxi fares for six people (my mom and sister came too), renting a car made the […]

Finding Great Deals on Hotels

Want to have a great trip without spending a ton of money? Learn how you can find great deals on hotels quickly and easily! One of the biggest hurdles people have with taking a trip or vacation when they’re in the middle of paying off their debts is the cost. You want to take a […]