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Summer Activities to Get You in Shape on a Budget

So you’ve survived another winter, and want to get fit and healthy this summer. You want to make the most of those long sunlight hours and summer holidays. But you don’t want to break the bank. Here are some fun summer activities that are sure to get you fit on a budget.   Cycling Ok, […]

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Summer Vacation Ideas – Planning is Key to Travel Savings

The following is from Len Stemberger.  He’s married to Crystal at Budgeting in the Fun Stuff, which some of you may recognize. Like many families, as summer approaches, we look forward to our vacation.  If you are looking to make the most of your time, it may be time to start planning now – hotels […]

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Money Saving Tips – Budgeting for Summer Vacation

With summer right around the corner it’s a good time to review your summer vacation plans….. Here are some tips for making sure your summer vacation doesn’t break the bank. Create a Budget for Your Summer Vacation – Plans for any vacation are best made well in advance. This obviously not only gives you time to […]

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Mini Cruises – A Cheap and Fun Vacation for the Family

Out to Sea — On A Mini Cruise With the Family   The time for a holiday rolls around, and you’re thinking of somewhere to take the family. The thought of yet another beach holiday or of long car journeys with the kids growing restless in the back fills you with dread. You want a different […]

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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Italy Review & Giveaway

Giveaway: Enter Below for a Chance to Win a 4-Pack of Travel Guides ($100 value) DK has been publishing terrific reference materials for decades and they have recently published major updates to what already were some of the best travel guides available. It is quite evident that DK spent a great deal of time thinking […]

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Easy Ways for Moms to Save Money on Summer Travel 

Tips to Save Money on Summer Travel With the summer season fast approaching, many people are starting to consider their travel plans. One major factor in those plans may be cost. With a little planning ahead, you can save a lot of money during your summer travel. Whether you’re going on a cruise, a road […]

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