Travelling is great. I wish that I could travel all the time. However, it does cost money and money does not grow on trees. What’s a girl to do?! She goes on Pinterest. Learn ways to save on travel costs from Pinterest and beyond to keep your finances on track.
Ways to Save on Travel Expenses
When facing consumer debt or other financial goals, you must be diligent. One factor most people fail to recognize is the need to still live a little along the way. It’s okay to have fun while knocking out debt or saving for a down payment. Travel is often eliminated or considered off limits, but it doesn’t have to be. Use a few of these tips to save on travel as you plan your next adventure.
ACCC has its very own Save on Travel Pinterest board that you can visit to glean ideas for your own dream, budget-friendly vacation. Use this as your starting point. Whether it’s Europe, National Parks or a beach getaway, you can find a few money saving tricks to employ.
Here are a few areas of travel that you should consider as you research and work on a budget:
- Mode of Transportation
- Dining Accommodations
- Length of Trip
- Clothing and Gear
Think through where you could lower costs, find deals, etc to bring your expenses down.
List of Pinterest Save on Travel Ideas
Check out a few of the pins you can find on our Save on Travel Pinterest board!
No matter where you travel or for how long, you must start with a budget. And it’s always good to keep your financial priorities in order. While it’s important to have some fun along the way, don’t go on a vacation if you are nearing bankruptcy and credit card debt. Try and get your debts and goals in a good, manageable state before embarking on a big trip. Balance is everything!
What are your save on travel expenses tips?