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 providing budget hacks and helping you set realistic spending expectations…
Hunter Mountain Discover Outdoors Day Trip From New York City

Hunter Mountain Hiking in Catskills New York

I love exploring the great outdoors. However, with a hectic work schedule, unfortunately, long weekends and trips abroad were the only times that I'd get to escape. After focusing more on health and wellness this year, I stopped making excuses.…
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…
How to submit flight delay compensation with Click2Refund

Get Compensated For Europe Flight Delays and Cancellations With Click2Refund

Did you know that you can get compensated for flight delays and airline cancellations? If you've experienced inconveniences while flying with a European airline or had issues departing from an EU airport (including layovers and connecting flights),…
Niagara Falls Attraction: Fun things to do in Niagara Falls, USA

3 Ways To Experience Niagara Falls Up Close

Planning a trip to Niagara Falls? If you’re ready to get wet, grab your poncho and waterproof camera!
When to start weekend travel - how to plan a weekend trip.

When Should You Start Your Weekend Trip? Friday Evening or Saturday Morning?

Among weekenders, there is a debate going on...when is the right time to start a weekend trip? Some say Friday evening while others say Saturday morning. A few have even mentioned Thursday evening. In a poll I ran on Twitter (follow me @thethoughtcard)…
Setting Achievable Financial Goals

Practical Tips for Setting Financial Goals

Although many people set financial goals every year, most do not end up accomplishing them. Why is that? While many people get distracted throughout the year, I challenge you to take a good look at the goals you’re setting for yourself. Are…
The Point Hotel and Suites in Orlando Florida.

Point Hotel and Suites: Best Hotel in Orlando for Financially Savvy Travelers

Orlando, Florida is known for its theme parks, year-round warm weather, and fun nightlife. Home to over ten theme parks including Walt Disney World and Universal Studios, plan a trip to Orlando and create lifelong memories with your significant…
Multiple Bank Accounts. Bear and Bull Market Trends Investors Should Know About

Understanding Market Trends: Bear and Bull Market

Updated May 2020: Although originally published in 2018, this article is sill relevant during the worldwide 2020 pandemic. A recent conversation with my friends prompted me to write this blog post. Many of us had seen dramatic dips in our investment…
Monticello Wine Trail in Charlottesville Virginia

Explore the Monticello Wine Trail in Virginia

Inspired by Thomas Jefferson's bold dream to create vineyards near his home in Virginia, the Monticello Wine Trail consists of over 30 wineries that produce some of the highest-quality grapes and wines in the world. Only an hour away from Richmond,…
Best free things to do in Chicago when you're on a budget.

8 Free Things to Do in Chicago

Chicago is one of my favorite weekend travel destinations. Only a two-hour flight from New York City, visit famous historical sights, attend live events, world-class theatrical shows and more. Also, since I've visited Chicago solo a few times,…