10 Things You’re Forgetting to Budget for Your Next Vacation

I’ve always stressed the importance of having a vacation budget in place. By having one, you can accurately estimate your costs and start saving for your trip. I find that people who don’t budget for their trips end up spending more than they anticipated. This might not be an issue if you have the money [...]

By | 2017-03-16T17:58:38+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Budget Travel, featured, Travel|

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

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 | 2017-03-01T09:35:52+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Budget Travel, 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 | 2017-02-12T09:28:53+00:00 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 | 2017-02-08T09:47:56+00:00 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 | 2017-02-27T01:09:43+00:00 January 16th, 2017|Credit cards, My Money, Personal Finance, Travel|