In previous blog posts I’ve written about the great benefits of travel bonus cards. However, most of these posts were written prior to our international travel. While I still believe that travel bonus cards are useful when living in America and traveling abroad occasionally, my views have shifted on the benefits of travel rewards cards, … Read moreTravel Bonuses Are Great – If You Can Use Them
Before we start, let me explain the somewhat sensationalist title of this blog post, which was originally titled “Saving Money 101: Cutting out Eating out.” (In hindsight, probably a good idea that we didn’t use that title either; we’re already found for searches for prostitution, and don’t want to also be found for “eating out” … Read moreHow to Save Money: Why Overspend on Poop?
For many of us, planning to travel extensively often boils down to one thing: money. Especially if you have dreams of backpacking around the world, you probably won’t have a reliable source of income as you travel, and will need to live off of savings. For many of us within the backpacking around the world … Read moreLifestyle Changes for Travel: 3 Habits to Start Now
So you have a major financial goal in mind, but have a hard time with managing your money? Been there- or rather, Sally has. One of the best tools available for wannabe savers is the free budgeting tool inside of Mint.com. Mint is a personal finance application that allows you to connect all of your … Read moreHow to Create a Mint Budget That You Can Keep: KISS
One of the best money saving opportunities available when planning to backpack around the world are skymiles credit card bonus offers combined with a $0 annual fee for the first year. Credit card companies in America are so despyuperate for debtors that they will literally give away thousands of dollars in incentives for the … Read moreBest Skymiles Programs for World Travel