Shannon’s Shout Outs: Summer Travel Edition

shannonsshoutoutsSummer is on its way and you know what that means – time for vacation! So how can you take a much needed break without breaking your budget in the process? Read some of the blogs we’ve linked below to find out!

Protect Your Credit and Debit Accounts When You Travel (Consumerist)
Don’t let theft bring your vacation down this year! Before you head out, follow these steps to protect your accounts.

Why You Shouldn’t Take a Staycation (Money Talks News)
Staycations aren’t always the money saver they seem to be. Find out why – plus how you can save money heading out of town.

4 Tips to Help You Vacation for Less (MoneyNing)
How about some more tips to help you save money on a summer trip? You might find some here that will surprise you.

How to Save on Getting to and From the Airport (Money Under 30)
It’s often the little things that make travel expensive. Cut down on one cost by using these ideas to get to and from the airport for less.

10 Travel Hacks to Save Money and Avoid Inconveniences (One Money Design)
Do you end up spending money on convenience during your trips? Save time and money with these great travel hacks.

Best Travel Apps to Make Your Life Easier on the Road (Family Living Finance)
Use the power of technology to enhance your trip – without hurting your vacation budget. Check out this long list of useful travel apps.

Three Steps to Take When Booking Budget Travel (Budget Blonde)
Traveling on a budget doesn’t mean you’re never allowed to splurge. Take these three steps to create balance in your vacation budget.

summerAfter you’re finished reading these great posts, don’t forget to check out some of our latest guest posts…

Bible Money Matters — It’s Time to Talk About the Sandwich Generation
Credit Karma — 5 Ways to Save Money on a Move
Good Financial Cents — 4 Money Problems You Don’t Want to Experience the Hard Way

…and we can’t forget to give a big thank you to Clever Dude and Faithful with a Few who gave us a shout out last week!


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  • Cat Alford/ Budget Blonde

    Hey Shannon! Thanks for including me in your roundup. You’re so sweet!

    • Shannon_ReadyForZero

      Anytime! Loved this post :).