Budget Tips

Best Ways to Save Money on Summer Holidays – 7 Travel Tips

Your goal of paying off your debt doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a vacation! These travel tips include the best ways to save money on summer holidays, whether you’re going to Disneyland, Europe, or the closest lake.  

Before the tips, a quip:

“When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable.” ~ Clifton Fadiman.

Whether you go to a land far away or the lake in the next county, remember to enjoy without judging. Seeing and accepting the world as it is helps you enjoy your trip far more than if you compare people and customs to your world back home!  If you’re dealing with financial stress, read The Encyclopedia of Cheap Travel (Updated Annually). And, here are several travel tips for money and summer holidays… Read More »Best Ways to Save Money on Summer Holidays – 7 Travel Tips

Getting a Payday Loan? How to Avoid Borrowing a Paycheck Advance

Money problems can make people consider getting payday loans, or borrowing a paycheck advance. Payday loans are small, short-term loans with high interest rates, which makes them a bad idea; here are eight ways to avoid borrowing a paycheck advance.

“When many people get into a financial bind, they go to a payday lending store and borrow a few hundred dollars,” says Ethan Ewing, president of Bills.com. “They plan to repay the loan in a week or two, when they have the money. But they pay a huge price. Payday loans can become a dangerous addiction that can cost hundreds or thousands of dollars a year.”

Below are ways to avoid getting a payday loan. For tips on earning more money, click How to Sell Your Stuff on Amazon.com and eBay 4 CD ‘s. And, read on for Ewing’s advice for getting a payday loan and avoiding borrowing a paycheck advance…Read More »Getting a Payday Loan? How to Avoid Borrowing a Paycheck Advance