You can take your family to Disney World for $1. Here's how to do it.

You can take your family to Disney World for $1. Here's how to do it.

4/22/15 - With summer vacations on the horizon, I've updated my Disney World travel hack guide using current offers. Enjoy! -Brad

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4 Simple Ways You Can Beat Jet Lag

4 Simple Ways You Can Beat Jet Lag

As a frequent traveler, I often experience the dark side of journeying halfway around the world: jet lag. When it rears its ugly head, it can ruin the first few days of a vacation, or prevent you from returning to real life post-beach. But don't fret! Here are some of my favorite tips for avoiding jet lag, battle-proven over miles and miles of travel.

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A Budget Traveler's Guide to Tokyo

A Budget Traveler's Guide to Tokyo

I recently returned from a quick trip to Tokyo, Japan's capital city. Tokyo can get expensive for tourists, so as a traveler who loves to save money abroad, here are a few thrifty tips from my recent visit. 

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Spend Less, Have More Fun: 4 Ways to Save in Puerto Rico

Spend Less, Have More Fun: 4 Ways to Save in Puerto Rico

I'm going to be completely honest here: I went to Puerto Rico during spring break last year, but the trip was definitely not an exercise in frugality.

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Is TSA Pre-Check Really Worth it?

Is TSA Pre-Check Really Worth it?

If you've traveled by plane in the past five years, you may have seen a separate TSA line clear security much, much faster than yours. This is TSA Pre-Check, a special program that takes a large suffering out of traveling in the United States. How do you get into TSA Pre-Check? Read on, dear readers!

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8 Easy Ways Muggles Can Save at Universal Orlando

8 Easy Ways Muggles Can Save at Universal Orlando

The very idea of being frugal at the consumer-driven free-for-all that is Universal Studios Orlando is almost laughable. Between the hundreds of branded restaurants and shops selling overpriced (but inarguably amazing) swag, there's the cost of buying your tickets, booking a hotel, and, of course, the cost of actually getting yourself to Orlando. 

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5 Money-Saving Hacks for Wedding Guests

5 Money-Saving Hacks for Wedding Guests

Ah, the sweet smell of spring! The sun is shining, the flowers are blooming, and oh, what's that? I have three weddings to attend this year? Cue the sweet sound of my savings account drying up faster than a California puddle. 

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10 Ways to See the World on a Budget

10 Ways to See the World on a Budget

Today's guest author, travel blogger Taylor Fields of CallawayRose.com, is graduate student at Oxford University who took a year-long solo trip around the globe after graduating from college in 2013. Here are her tips for frugal worldwide travel. 

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The Ultimate Guide to Airport Lounge Access

The Ultimate Guide to Airport Lounge Access

I used to be like you -- sitting in those uncomfortable airport chairs next to your departure gate, watching person after person scurry through smoked glass doors with a smile on their face, boarding pass in hand. "Those people must be rich, to get into the lounge," I used to think to myself. "It's expensive to fly first class!"

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3 Fun & Frugal Stateside Vacation Swaps for 2016

3 Fun & Frugal Stateside Vacation Swaps for 2016

Everyone has their own idea of perfect vacation. Maybe it's a weekend in the Big Apple, or finally visiting Atlantis in the Bahamas. Well, I've got news for you: your ideal vacation is probably someone else's as well, and these popular vacation destinations are often over-priced, underwhelming, and not what was dreamed up in your head. Here are our suggestions for alternative destinations that will save you money, but still deliver on the experience of a lifetime.

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