Travel Archive

  • A Frugal Adventure: I’m Saving More Than 50 Percent on Spring Break

    Tweet Normally, when I travel, I don’t get too into saving a bunch of money. While I like to take tax deductible trips when I can, and I try not to get completely fleeced, I don’t usually take active steps to be especially frugal when […]

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  • Traveling for the Holidays? It’ll Cost You Extra

    Tweet Many people choose to travel for the holidays. It’s a time to be with family, and if you don’t live close to family, it’s only natural that you want to find a way to bridge the distance. My small family doesn’t travel in time […]

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  • Downside of Travelling: Missing Out on Your Real Life?

    Tweet These days in Québec, we hear a lot about Mylène Paquette, the first North American woman who has crossed the Atlantic Ocean in a paddle boat. No one, including myself, can deny her determination. Ms. Paquette truly has surpassed herself in the venture and […]

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  • How to Prepare for a Convention

    Tweet Some of you might own or write for a blog just like I do. If so, you might be aware of the FinCon conference taking place this weekend at St. Louis. As you read these lines, I’m already there with many other financial bloggers! […]

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  • How to Make the Most of a Business Conference

    Tweet No matter your career field, chances are that you will have the opportunity to head to a business conference. A business conference can be a great way to improve your career prospects (if you are working for “the man”), or boost your own business […]

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