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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...

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...

Travel Tip: Use Zip Ties to Lock Your Luggage

© Kirsty Andrews Lifehacker's latest travel tip suggests using zip ties to lock your luggage to avoid having expensive travel locks destroyed by the TSA: Ever flown and locked your luggage only to...

Travel Insurance: 10 Essential Tips

A large number of tourists still travel each and every year without any form of travel insurance to protect them should the unexpected occur. Insurance is generally an area that is hard to avoid in one way or...