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Big List of Senior Discounts

Big List of Senior Discounts

Did you know that senior discounts at many places begins at age 50? Below is our master list of senior discounts that you may want to keep on hand. Not all locations may offer a senior discount, but it never hurts to ask, “Do you offer senior discounts?” You’ll be amazed at how many placesRead article

Finding Cheap Airline Flights

Finding Cheap Airline Flights

You’ll find the cheapest airfares when you book 50-100 days before the day of your flight. Sunday is also the cheapest day to purchase a ticket. A study by the research group Airlines Reporting Corporation found that travelers who did both saved an average of $110 per ticket. Other tips: Watch for sales, which are usually announcedRead article

Best Time to Buy an Airline Ticket

Best Time to Buy an Airline Ticket

What’s the best time of day and week to buy an airplane ticket? According to Peter Greenberg, it is “Wednesday at 1 a.m., just one hour after Tuesday midnight,” in the timezone where the airline’s booking center is based. Why? “At midnight Tuesday, all the discount fares that weren’t purchased [earlier that week] come flooding backRead article

$20 off $200 at Hotels.com

$20 off $200 at Hotels.com

This week, hotels.com offers $20 off a $200 minimum spend at thousands of hotels in the USA with the code FEBOFF20. Canadian customers can save 11% off a minimum spend of C$350 using the code BETTERFX. Book on a mobile phone and save $25 off a $200 minimum spend when using the code MOB25USQ1. You can also earn up toRead article

Travel Tips & Tricks

Travel Tips & Tricks

Enjoy this infographic with travel tips and tricks from marriott.com

Get a Deal on Travel

Get a Deal on Travel

Rising fuel prices and a reviving economy are pushing up travel prices. Here are some strategies that may help you get a deal on travel: Book really early. Planes are packed these days, so airlines don’t have to compete hard to fill seats. Begin checking fares 3 months ahead. Keep tabs on prices using aRead article

Safety Tips for Your Vacation

Safety Tips for Your Vacation

Summer is just around the corner and many of us will travel for vacations. The last memory you want is a memory of losing your wallet or purse with money, credit cards, and your ID. Here are some tips for holding onto your things: Take only what is necessary in your wallet or purse. LeaveRead article

Great Deals on Hotels

Great Deals on Hotels

Want a great deal on a great room at thousands of hotels? Try hotels.com, which has one of the widest selections of accommodation on the Internet–over 145,000 properties worldwide. A value-conscious traveler will check two or three sites, but we usually find that hotels.com gives us the best rate, and sometimes still has availability whenRead article

Credit Card Rewards

Credit Card Rewards

Are you one of the many people who get no rewards from their credit card? If so, take a few minutes and switch to card that offers rewards. If you have a credit score above 700, don’t settle for less than 1.5% rewards on your credit card. Get the rewards you want. If you don’tRead article