Tag: vacation

Smart Ways to Use Your Tax Refund

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Tax time…it’s not everyone’s favorite time of the year, but if you have a plan for how to use your tax refund check, it may make it more enjoyable. So, we want to spark your imagination with a few smart ways to use your tax refund. Once you have your [...]

Budget-Friendly Day Trips & Staycations in New England

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From Westchester to Providence, Boston to Hartford, there’s so much you can experience in your own backyard. If you’re planning a staycation  this year, or are just looking for some new ideas for the weekend or your next day off, we’ve compiled a list of budget-friendly things to see and [...]

A Financial Travel Checklist

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You’ve placed your liquids, gels and aerosols  into a single, quart-size, zip-top, clear plastic bag. You’ve packed your swimsuit and are ready to go on that long awaited vacation, but have you called your bank? Taking a few minutes to give your bank a call before you take off on [...]

5 Tips for Finding Great Vacation Deals

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My husband and I love to travel. When the recession hit, like everyone, we tightened our belts. It looked like vacations were going to be a casualty. But time away is important; we all need to relax and recharge. Believe it or not this is actually a perfect time to [...]

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