Summer Travel on a Budget

Join our #CreditChat on Periscope, YouTube Live, Twitter, and Snapchat every Wednesday at 3 p.m ET. In this chat, we talked about traveling in the summer on a budget.

The panel included: Smarter TravelExpert travel tips and inspiring destination stories at SmarterTravel.comVedante Prashar: Founder of The Lavish NomadCharles McCool: Travel writer, speaker, consultant and founder of McCoolTravel.comLee Huffman: Founder of BaldThoughts.comSusan Shain: Writer and Traveler at; Rod Griffin: Director of Public Education at Experian; and Christina Roman: Social Media Specialist at Experian.

Questions we discussed:

  • Q1: Is anyone doing any traveling this summer?
  • Q2: What are best practices for figuring out your vacation budget?
  • Q3: What items should you factor into your vacation budget?
  • Q4: What costs should you consider when traveling out of the country?
  • Q5: In addition to flight prices, what are some other air travel related items people should factor into your budget?
  • Q6: Planning a road trip? How can you save on gas and car related expenses?
  • Q7: How can you save on lodging during your vacation?
  • Q8: What are some simple ways to save on food during your trip?
  • Q9: How can you save when traveling with a large family?
  • Q10: Any final tips for saving on summer travel?

View the complete tweetchat via Wakelet:

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