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5 Ways to Eat Better for Less While Traveling

August 12, 2012 – 2:49 pm
Group Dining on Vacation

Crystal Maleski is the mom of four kids and shares her love of cooking at http://www.makedinnereasy.com where she provides free weekly dinner plans, recipes, and a printable grocery shopping list to help busy families cook …

Saving Money in Chicago

November 13, 2011 – 8:48 pm
LEGOLAND Test Center

To live in the Midwest and have never experienced the culture, food, architecture, diversity, and entertainment that is Chicago is a sad thing indeed. For many of us quite comfortable in the regional cost of …

Everything Must Go: Getting Thrifty on the Road

July 19, 2010 – 6:14 am
Garage Sale Sign

Visiting garage and thrift sales on a road trip is a fun way to save money, find hidden treasures, and keep kids looking for signs. From geocaching trinkets to clothing and toys, your next vacation souvenir may be off on an adventure of its own.

10 Tips on Saving Now for Your Holiday Road Trip

July 25, 2009 – 8:25 am
Road Trip Dream

No doubt it’s been a tough year, and your vacation budget has seen better days. But, the holidays are meant to be spent with family. So, I talked with Carol White, co-author of the award-winning book “Live Your Road Trip Dream”, the ultimate road trip planning guide for extended road trips, about how to save money for your holiday road trip this year.