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Obtaining a Last Minute Travel Loan, Even with Bad Credit

There’s hardly any doubt that the United States has the most mobile population. The US Census Bureau reports that domestic migration drastically changes the populations of each of the country’s counties and their equivalents. Many Americans have relocated to states other than their hometowns, paying visits only during the holidays or for other important milestones. The Spruce found that almost 40 million Americans move around the country annually. However, the need for travel could come from unforeseen circumstances, whether it is for a family emergency, a work-related concern, or anything in between. These last minute travel…

5 Money-Saving Travel Tips

Although not everyone likes to travel, I truly believe it can be one of the most enriching experiences of life. Many agree, saving all year just to take that coveted family trip away. Some only travel locally while others cross oceans. Some people travel for months at a time, but others just stick to that all-important one vacation a year.  Whatever your traveling personality, we can all agree that there is an element of cost to every trip you want to take. With that in mind, here are five money-saving travel tips that will help, by saving you…

Study Abroad – Costs vs. Benefits

This week’s post comes to us from Andrew, a writer at LendEDU,  a consumer education website and financial product marketplace. Many thanks to Andrew for sharing his article on the financial aspects of studying abroad. Paying for Study Abroad – Is the Experience Worth the Price? For many students, crossing borders to learn and grow in a new environment can be an invaluable experience, whether it’s for the summer, a semester, or an entire year. It may even help you get hired. According to International Business Seminars, those who study abroad tend to have a better chance securing…

Are Airline Credit Cards Worth the Hype?

This week’s post comes to us from Andrew, a writer at LendEDU,  a consumer education website and financial product marketplace. Many thanks to Andrew for sharing with us the pros and cons of airline credit cards! Many frequent flyers consider getting an airline credit card, especially those who tend to use the same airline for their travels. Airline credit cards are basically a rewards card that provides cardholders an opportunity to earn miles or points on certain purchases. Most airline-specific credit cards give extra points for expenses like airfare, rental cars, partner hotels, or in-flight purchases…