TRAVEL for LESS

Tips to Save Money on Gas

February 29, 2012

Here is an article from my local paper, The Orange County Register with some great tips for saving money on gas by Marla Jo Fisher. I have written about Gas Buddy before and you can visit their website or download a free app. Take the few minutes needed to find the cheapest price before you […]

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New More Frequent Flier Miles for Your Trip?

February 23, 2012

If you need more frequent flier miles for your summer vacation, take a look at a free site called  e-Miles. As a new member, you will earn 200 free miles just for signing up and another 75 miles when you complete your profile. When you have some free time, you can watch promotional videos and answer […]

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Exchange Unused Gift Cards for Airline Miles

February 20, 2012

Saving up airline miles for a trip? Have unwanted gift cards with at least a $25 balance on them? I just read about a new program from United-Continental airlines that allows its frequent flier members to exchange their unwanted gift cards from major retailers for airline miles. Just enter the name of the retailer here […]

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Orbitz Low Fare Guarantee

October 21, 2011

It is hard to know when the best time is to grab a deal on an airfare or hotel. Orbitz takes the guesswork out of the process with their low fare guarantee. Low Fare Guarantee! Here is how it works: (you don’t have to do anything or fill out any paperwork) How does Orbitz Price Assurance work? […]

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Pay Your Birth Year at Starwood Hotels

August 10, 2011

The Starwood Hotel chain has a money-saving promotion called “Pay Your Birth Year.” The older you are, the more you save! Young people, share this with your parents and grandparents! You pay the going rate for the first night and on the second night and in some cases, the third night too, you only pay the […]

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Get Alerts and Manage Frequent Flier Miles

August 5, 2011

This free site will alert you to deals and bonuses for your frequent flier accounts and help you to find award seats. I read about it in the Sunday, Los Angeles Times and signed up to give it a try. The site is called UsingMiles.com. You can store your travel loyalty reward information and the […]

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Get Free Frequent Flier Miles

July 27, 2011

Get free frequent flier miles from a site called e-Miles. As a new member, you will earn 200 free miles just for signing up and another 75 miles when you complete your profile. You simply watch promotional videos and answer some follow up questions. You will be awarded free frequent flier miles and your mileage account clock will […]

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What are Groupon Getaways?

July 13, 2011

Groupon has partnered with Expedia and released a new program called Groupon Getaways which are deeply discounted deals for vacations and stay-vacations. Discounted travel deals will be posted every Tuesday on the Groupon Getaways page, and you will have access to grab the deal for 7 days. You do not have to book your stay at […]

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Going to Disney? Get a Free Trip Planning DVD

June 27, 2011

Planning a trip to one of the Disney parks? You can request a free trip planning DVD to get everyone excited about your upcoming adventure. Request your free DVD here. We live about 15 minutes from Disneyland in Anaheim, CA. My 20 year old daughter has an annual pass  and she and her friends head […]

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Holiday Inn Express 20% Off and Free Breakfast

June 24, 2011

Staying at a Holiday Inn Express? Book through Travelocity and get 20% off and a free hot breakfast. Save up to 20% at Holiday Inn Express Plus, Enjoy a Free Hot Breakfast with Travelocity! Ends 12/31. If you like saving money as much as I do, subscribe for free to get my emails. No spam, […]

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