Traveling is expensive, and during the holidays, the crater in your wallet seems to triple in size. However, traveling during the holidays on a budget may be easier than you think.
Many family memories are made during summer vacations. If you’re a fan of Chevy Chase (and really, what kind of American isn’t?), you might remember the National Lampoon’s Vacation movie where a family road trip encounters every disaster possible. Difficult family members and scam artists notwithstanding, summer vacations are good opportunities for family bonding, invigorating recreation and refreshing relaxation. But, … Read more
Traveling abroad might seem like a far off dream if your on a tight budget, but don’t be so quick to take the idea off the table completely. Traveling to a different country will certainly cost you more than taking a trip to another state, it can be a life-changing experience that doesn’t have to completely blow your finances. Use … Read more
So the last four years of your life flew by and now you’re a college graduate. It is the most exciting and terrifying time in your life taking responsibility for yourself and your personal finances, and you need to be smart about how you handle your money. I am graduating in December and the thought of supporting myself is the … Read more
You need money to survive in this world but sometimes working to earn that money can feel like it’s taking over your life. With bills coming in monthly, you may quickly lose sight of the more significant things like spending quality time with your family and friends. All work and no play is certainly not the way to a happy … Read more