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Try These 7 Money-saving Camping Tips

Whether with a group of friends or as a family activity, camping can be a fun and frugal way to enjoy the great outdoors. But it can also be surprisingly expensive if you don’t shop smart and plan ahead. These 7 tips will help campers at all experience levels save money on camping.    Avoid Popular Holidays Everyone loves a long weekend campi...


5 Ways to Save Money as a Bridesmaid

Being a bridesmaid is an honor that comes with responsibilities beyond supporting the bride in the months leading up to her big day. More often than not, it can end up costing members of the bridal party hundreds—or even thousands— of dollars if it’s a destination wedding. And if you’re asked to be in multiple weddings in a season, those co...


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What You Need to Know About Travel Insurance

When you’re planning a vacation — especially if you’re traveling outside the United States — the topic of travel insurance is bound to come up. Before you dismiss it as an extra expense you don’t need, consider what would happen if your trip was cancelled due to circumstances beyond your control. Could you really afford to lose that money...


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How to Get Out of a Timeshare

Timeshares can be a convenient, cost-effective vacation option. But as your life changes, you may find yourself making payments on a timeshare you never use and you’d probably rather be rid of it. Getting rid of a timeshare, however, may turn out to be more complex than you anticipate. Take a look at these tips for getting rid of a timeshare, as ...


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5 Ways to Save Money in the Airport

With the summer travel season in full swing, there’s a good chance you’ll find yourself spending time in an airport over the next few months. Increased security, longer lines, and flight delays, mean you may actually end up spending more time in the airport than on your flight. If you’re not prepared for delays or layovers, you’ll find your...


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5 Ways to Save on Summer Driving

With the first long weekend of the summer just a few days away, it’s the perfect time to talk about how to save on summer driving. Whether you’re planning a road trip or just driving around town this summer, there are a number of ways to ensure you’re doing so safely, and saving money in the process. Take a look at the ways you can save on su...


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Easy Ways to Save on Airfare

With Halloween on the horizon, the holiday season will soon be in full swing. If you haven’t booked your holiday airline travel yet, now is the time to start shopping for the best fares. Take a look at these easy ways to save on airfare: Shop Around and Compare The sheer volume of options when it comes to booking airline travel can be daunting,...