Best Vacation Spots on the East Coast

While 2020 was a lot to handle, with the borders closed to international travel, we took full advantage of the opportunity to explore the East Coast in particular New England. In between planning a wedding, my husband and I planned several…
Pet-friendly hotels in Panama City Florida

Pet Friendly Panama City Beach Hotels & Things To Do With Your Pooch

Hey, financially savvy travelers! I’m back with new travel content, and this time I’ve partnered with Hotels.com. Usually, when my husband and I travel, we leave Jada behind. While it’s been more manageable this way, we typically find…
Book flight deals with Thrifty Traveler Premium

Get Flight Deals Sent To Your Inbox With Thrifty Traveler Premium

Although lots of fare alert sites claim to offer exclusive flight deals, err on the side of caution. I can’t count how many times I’ve gotten excited about a flight deal only to find out that it doesn’t exist. Way to play with my emotions! Avid…
How to increase your increase, ask for a pay raise and advocate for yourself at work

How To Increase Your Salary & Advocate For Yourself At Work

Over the last two episodes of Millennial Wealth Builders Series, the 12-part audio docuseries I co-produce with Acquania Escarne, our guests (Athena Valentine Lent and Minda Harts) shared practical strategies you can use to increase your salary…
Australia Road Trip Wish List

5 Epic Australia Road Trips On My Wishlist

With awe-inspiring landscapes and fascinating wildlife, it’s no wonder that Australia is a dream destination for a lot of people. While you can easily travel throughout the country by air, road trips are an incredible way to see more of the…
Teri Ijeoms shares tips for new investors at Work Sabbatical Summit

Teri Ijeoma Shares Valuable Lessons For New Investors

Living a location-independent lifestyle where I can work from anywhere and reaching financial independence are two goals I am actively working on. While the 2020 pandemic sparked me to work remotely full-time, I am always looking for new ways…
Best travel podcasts for road trips and long drives.

10 Best Travel Podcasts For Road Trips

It's that time of year where we're planning our spring and summer road trips. If you’ve been reading my blog for a while or follow me on social (@thedanielledesir on Instagram), you probably noticed I am always on the move or dreaming about…
Best Blue Lagoon Alternatives

Don’t Miss These Blue Lagoon Alternatives

Soaking in a hot thermal bath and taking a dip in a swimming pool is an integral part of Icelandic culture. Although the geothermal waters (naturally heated water) offer therapy, an outdoor soak is a recreational activity that many locals enjoy.…

Top U.S. Travel Bank Accounts For Travelers

ATM fees and foreign exchange fees are a financial burden for travelers. In 2016, ATM fees cost a record high of $4.57 per transaction. On average, banks charge 3% for foreign transaction fees but some charge up to 6%. Before I found travel…
Iceland budget breakdown for how much Iceland really costs for 4 days.

How Much Does A 4-Day Trip to Iceland Cost?

How much does a trip to Iceland cost? Figuring out your Iceland travel budget can be a grueling task so I want to make this process as painless as possible for you by helping you set realistic spending expectations for your upcoming…
Easy Cape Cod Bike Paths

Cape Cod Bike Paths For Casual Cyclists

Three easy bike paths to add to your list of things to do in Cape Cod, Massachusetts.
How to save for wedding using wedding savings accounts.

How To Save For Your Dream Wedding With A Wedding Savings Account

A few years ago, I opened a wedding savings account. Although I was single at the time (with no prospects in sight), I wanted to start saving so I would be financially prepared for when I met the one. According to The Knot, the average wedding…