Travel Hacks to Help You Save on Summer Travel


Join our #CreditChat on Periscope, YouTube Live, Twitter, and Snapchat on every Wednesday at 3 p.m ET. In this chat, we discussed financial hacks to help you save money on travel in the summer.
 The panel included: Paul Vachon: Founder of The Frugal ToadRod Griffin: Director of Public Education at Experian; and Christina Roman: Social Media Specialist at Experian.

We’re also featuring financial tips all week on Snapchat.

Questions We Discussed:

  • Q1: Do you have any fun summer travel plans this year?
  • Q2: When planning summer travel, what items should be factored into a travel budget?
  • Q3: What are simple ways to save on traveling abroad?
  • Q4: What are simple ways to maximize savings on airfare?
  • Q5:  How can we save when using our own vehicles for summer travel?
  • Q6: How can we maximize savings on lodging?
  • Q7: How can foodies get the most out of local cuisine on a budget?
  • Q8: How do you safely/securely manage your finances when traveling?
  • Q9: How can we experience local culture and sights without falling into tourist traps?
  • Q10: What favorite apps or sites help you save the most on summer travel?
  • Q11: Any final travel hacks to help stick to a summer travel budget?

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