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How to Plan a Frugal Family Vacation

These days, a vacation can set you back a pretty penny in a hurry, especially once you have children. Flights, hotel rooms, rental cars, expensive cuisine, and entertainment add up quickly.

Once you have a child (or 2 or 7), it gets even pricier when you have to book larger hotel rooms and feed more people.

But don’t despair! No one, I repeat, no one says you have to book that all-inclusive, wallet-robbing Disney vacation for your little princes and princesses. Disney isn’t for everyone, it’s ridiculously expensive, and the whole idea sounds exhausting.

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The Art of the Staycation

With summer just around the corner, you may be in the mood to take a vacation. But what happens when you can’t afford a proper trip away?

Many people choose to have a staycation, but they’re not always thrilled with the prospect of staying home. Of course, going overseas, to the mountains, or to the beach might sound more enticing. However, if you’re trying to stretch your dollars, a staycation is your best bet, and they don’t have to be boring!

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