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Travel and Money: Using Prepaid Travel Cards

© John Lambert Pearson Today, the topic of discussion is Prepaid Travel Cards, which can be a useful ”” and secure ”” alternative to debit cards and credit cards, as well as a way to hedge...
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Travel and Money: Carrying Decoy Wallets

© Alexander Baxevanis A friend of mine left the bar he had enjoyed a few drinks at to walk back to his hotel. It wasn’t late, but it was late enough. He wasn’t drunk, but he had certainly drunk...
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Travel and Money: Passport Carrying Tips

© Robert S. Donovan Today, we're talking about ways to carry your passport. Although carrying your passport doesn't directly pertain to your money, losing it (or having it stolen) can be a costly...

5 Ways to Earn Money on Your Travels

Think you need a fortune in the bank to see the world? Think again! There are plenty of ways to earn money as you travel, so can stop dreaming about that overseas trip and start planning! Teaching English...
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Tipping Etiquette Around the World

One of the biggest riddles of global travel isn’t which airline to fly, where to stay or even which restaurants to dine in ”” plenty of travel guides and websites are eager to offer up advice and pricing...
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Most Annoying Travel Fees (and How to Avoid Them)

Nothing seems to irk travelers more than paying travel fees. What’s especially maddening about these charges is that in many cases””think checked luggage and in-flight pillows and food””we’re...
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6 Places to Live for Super-cheap

Over at the Cheap Destinations Blog, guest blogger John Linnemeier reveals six places to live on the uber-cheap: I’ve traveled to over 120 countries, and along the way, I have discovered some affordable...

HotelTonight: New App for 11th Hour Hotel Deals

Any frequent traveler is all too familiar with this scenario: Let's say you arrive late at night in a major city and you unexpectedly need to book a hotel on the spot. Last-minute rates for hotels can...