Congratulations! You’ve saved up money, gotten a promotion, snagged a job that allows for remote working, or any of a number of other situations. Whatever the case, you’ve decided to travel overseas long term, perhaps for the first time in your life. If this is the first time you’ve prepared for a journey like this, there are many things which will challenge you. You’ll save yourself a lot of trouble if you are able to plan these things out in advance. When everything goes smoothly later, you’ll have your earlier preparation to thank for it. … [Read more...] about Financial Checklist for Planning a Long Trip Overseas
The following is a guest post by Evelyn Ramsey. If you would like to write an article for Money Q&A, please visit our Guest Posting Guidelines page. Disney World is two times larger than Manhattan. If you’ve ever wanted to visit Orlando, now is the time. There are so many exciting things to see and do. Here’s how to save money at Disney World, have fun, and visit the very best areas of the park. How to Save Money at Walt Disney World Get a Good Hotel Staying at a hotel on property gets expensive. … [Read more...] about Top 5 Tips for Saving Time and Money at Walt Disney World
I recently had the opportunity to interview Stephen Ebbett, President of ProtectYourBubble.com. Protect Your Bubble is a third party gadget insurer (extended warranty provider). We talked about buying an extended warranty. We talked about when you should and shouldn't buy extended warranties. We also talked about the difference between insurance and warranties. Why are extended warranties offered for every imaginable gadget and electronics? Why do they seem to be on the rise and offered by every retailer imaginable? Do they deserve the … [Read more...] about Is Buying An Extended Warranty Right For You?
Nothing is worse on a vacation than a cancelled flight or really long flight delays. And it’s made even worse by the fact that the airlines often have no requirement to help you out when the delay is because of weather, which is the biggest cause of nasty flight delays. All they have to do is get you out on their soonest available flight in the class of service you booked. The rest is up to you. Here are some ways to help you get home more quickly and avoid extra cost. Five Ways To Beat Airline Flight Delays 1. Change online. Some … [Read more...] about How To Beat The Airlines During Flight Delays
Scott Elling from CouponPal.com has several incredible online shopping tips and tricks for saving a ton of money this holiday season. I recently interviewed Scott for next week's "Your Money: Your Choices" Podcast, and I just couldn't hold back these tips until the podcast airs next Monday. They are that good! We talk about Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Christmas sales, and much more on the podcast. So, you'll want to check it out this Monday, November 25th. We also discuss how consumers can get the most bang for their buck through coupons, … [Read more...] about The Three Best Online Shopping Tips And Tricks I Have Heard All Year
It is going to be a tough holiday shopping season for businesses. Thanksgiving and Black Friday are going to be in late November this year. Businesses will lose about six days of shopping and sale madness if they wait. The government shutdown, unemployment, and consumer worries are weighing on shoppers minds. These things will actually benefit shoppers this holiday season. Most retailers are moving their holiday sales earlier into the month. Shoppers will start to see promotions before Black Friday. More retailers will be offering free … [Read more...] about How To Get The Most Out Of This Holiday Shopping Season And Black Friday