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Got Travel Insurance? 5 Ways It Protects Your Money, Health, and Vacation

Travel Insurance 5 Ways it Protects Vacation Money, Health, and Trip

Travel insurance is the only type of insurance that I feel good about buying. When I hear the word “insurance” I often picture the scene in Groundhog Day where Bill Murray’s character (in a recurring scene) punches Ned in the face after he tells him that he sells insurance for a living. Fortunately there are […]

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The Complete Guide to International Travel Without Outrageous Bank ATM and Sneaky Credit Card Currency Conversion Fees

Avoiding Foreign Currency Bank, ATM, Credit Card Exchange Fees While Traveling

The Truth About Currency Fees While on Vacation It’s wonderful that free checking accounts and credit cards with no annual fees are available in the U.S., but are they truly free? As you surely know, fees are how most banks make money to generate huge profits at your expense. Besides fees for minimal balances, returned checks, “foreign” ATM withdrawals, […]

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16 Simple Household Ways To Save Big Money For Your Next Vacation

Saving for Vacation - Stuff

Can you afford your next vacation – I mean the one you really want to take? Far too many of us look at what’s left in our bank account to calculate how much vacation we can afford. Flip that vacation-deprived mindset around!  What are you wasting money on that lacks the benefits of a fulfilling vacation? The VacationCounts […]

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Save Your Holiday Bonus in a Travel Bank Account and Vacation Gift Card

Holiday bonuses are a welcome treasure from your employer, though one becoming all too rare these days unless you work for Google or another fast growing company on the Fortune 500 with the greatest profits. Whether you are expecting a cash bonus this holiday season or if one comes as a complete surprise, this type […]

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