Whether you’re planning a trip south during the cold winter months ahead, or already dreaming of summer plans, we could all use some budgeting tips. The price of goods continues to increase with the pandemic, so every little bit of savings helps. If you’re hitting the road anytime soon, here are some ways to save money on your trip.
Create a budget
This tip may not be very fun, but is one of the best ways to prevent excess spending on a road trip. Before leaving on a trip, plan out all of your spending. This plan should include meals, incidentals, activity costs, souvenirs, gas, lodging and extra for unexpected emergencies. Once you sit down and pencil out the actual costs, you may find yourself revising your plans to stay within [...]