The Cost of Travel: See the world without spending a fourtune

As a budget travel expert, I've come across a ton of ways to save money over the years. I've written about them in multiple posts, but now I've put all those tips together in an eBook. The Cost of Travel: How to see the world without spending a fortune is available to you for free! [...]

By | February 14th, 2017|Budget Travel, featured, My Money, Travel|

Turo Review: Rent out Your car and Make Money!

Owning a car is notoriously expensive, but did you know you can actually make money with your car? Turo (formerly RelayRides) bills themselves as the Airbnb for cars is a service that allows you to rent out your car for cash! That’s right, when you’re not using your vehicle, you can rent it out to [...]

By | January 26th, 2017|Budget Travel, My Money, Travel|

Canadian Travel Trends & Habits

Less than four years ago, once Canadian dollar was trading above $1 US. Since then, our dollar has taken a beating with $1 Canadian now trading around $.75 US. That’s a drop of 25%! Admittedly, that’s left many Canadians reconsidering their travel plans, but that doesn’t mean we’re not taking trips anymore. Nearly half of [...]

By | January 23rd, 2017|Budget Travel, Travel, Travel news|

American Express Platinum Canada Review

For the longest time I’ve been avoiding an American Express Platinum Canada review because, well, because I never had the card. The card comes with a yearly fee of $699 which cannot be waived, so I never really looked into the details. What a mistake, even with the insane fee, there’s a lot of value [...]

By | January 16th, 2017|Credit cards, My Money, Personal Finance, Travel|

How Much Does it Cost to Go to Europe?

Europe is one of the most popular travel destinations in the world. Depending on where you go, and how you travel; the trip can be relatively cheap or expensive. But the question is: how much does it cost to go to Europe? Well, it really depends. Obviously, a backpacker who’s travelling through Eastern Europe is going [...]

By | January 9th, 2017|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|

American Express Gold Rewards Card Review: Earn 25,000 Aeroplan Miles Fast!

If you’re looking to earn 25,000 Aeroplan Miles fast, then signing up for the American Express Gold Rewards card is a must. After spending $1,500 in the first three months of having the card, you’re instantly given 25,000 American Express Member Rewards (Although it can take up to 10 weeks for these points to post [...]

By | January 4th, 2017|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|