Tavel Hacking- Earn Your First FREE Flight
Sep27

Tavel Hacking- Earn Your First FREE Flight

So, you want to travel but not sure where to start and think you can’t afford it. Think again. I highly suggest you research “travel hacking”. What this blog contains is a jump start on inexpensive travel. WAIT… WHAT IS TRAVEL HACKING? ? ? Travel hackers are the people looking for every possible way to earn as much FREE travel possible- legally. The base of all of that is earning reward points to exchange for...

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So, You Want to Save Money on Your Cell Phone?
Sep26

So, You Want to Save Money on Your Cell Phone?

One of the things I discovered through my travels that applies to the general public is saving money on cell phones and those monthly cell phone plans. Just like high school relationships, cell phones and their plans are “complicated” and for good reason. Not anymore. At least not if you read on. Phone companies make it difficult to tell a good plan from a bad one. So here is what I assume (if you are like me) You want a...

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Save Money on Rental Cars
Sep13

Save Money on Rental Cars

I wrote yesterday about stopovers and hotel points and that was a hit, so today I wanted to share how I save money on rental cars. Matt and I are headed to South Africa in May. So last night I was searching for a SUV to rent for the month (29 days). When I was doing my search, like I always do, I played with the dates. Did you know a 32 day rental can be cheaper than a 29 day rental by almost $400???? Proof is seen below. All I did...

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How I Find Budget Vacations
Sep12

How I Find Budget Vacations

Matty and I get asked all the time how we afford all the vacations. So I thought I would share with ya’ll ways I go about finding/booking our breaks. I am going to explain by using our most recent trip I booked which includes: 6 countries, 3 weeks , 2 people = $2,000!!! Our Itinerary looks like- Itanbul, Turkey Sharm El Sheikh & Cairo, Egypt Casablanca & Marrakesh, Morocco Lisbon, Portugal Zagreb, Croatia Ljubljana,...

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Japan Apartment After
Apr01

Japan Apartment After

I said I would post some pics of our apartment so here they are. I introduced Matt to second hand stores so most things we got used. Total we furnished the apartment for a grand total of $1095 I will post individual prices under the photos for anyone interested in how much something in particular costs. Kitchen & Livingroom Bedroom Livingroom School yard from the balcony Bedroom Another View of the Kitchen Where I work all my...

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Disneyland & California Adventure
Jan17

Disneyland & California Adventure

  This week we went to Disneyland. Disneyland now is offering discounts to local residents of Southern California. Tips for visiting Disneyland 1. Go in January. I am guessing it was after the holiday when everyone had a break that it was back to work and school that the lines didn’t exist. The longest line we waited in was 10 minutes for even the top rides. 2. Pack a bag. They allow you to bring bags with snacks and...

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