Money Saving International Travel Tips | Lessons Learned from Three+ Months of Travel

I was writing a random post about our furlough, and at the very end of the post, I realized that there was a great opportunity for me to share some of the things we did on furlough to save money traveling. However, the suggestions were too many to tack onto the bottom of that post, so I decided to break up my thoughts into an independent post. Money Saving Travel Tips 1. Fly Southwest … [Read more...]

How to Save Money on Holiday Travel

How to Save Money on Holiday Travel Take advantage of the free travel booking service at Help Me Travel Cheap. Book early. Check out Southwest Airlines – when you factor in baggage cost, it is hard to find a better price than Southwest.  However, you need to know they have an open seating policy that some people find annoying.  Learn more about Southwest family boarding policy. Set your … [Read more...]

25 “Must Visit” Online Travel Sites For Planning A Vacation

Traveling can be a lot of fun, but some folks feel intimidated by the travel planning process.  As a result, they often overpay for vacations because they only do one travel search on a single website.  One of the best ways to save money on vacation is to spend a little extra time on the front end researching the best price. If you prefer to use miles and get free travel then you might consider … [Read more...]

15 Ways to Save Money When you Fly on your Family Vacation this Summer

A couple of days ago I posted the article: Ten Ways to Save Money on Your Family Road Trip This Summer.  In case you plan to fly on your family vacation here are some suggestions and tips for you. I am assuming you are planning on taking a family vacation this summer.  I hope you're planning on doing it with cash, but I suspect there is not much I can do to change your mind if you're not. So my … [Read more...]