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10 Surprisingly Affordable Destinations for Fall Travel
Labor Day is over, but that doesn't mean you can't join the weekend warriors to add in that last vacation before the weather turns truly cold. Here are some of the most affordable places to travel this fall.
Carry-On Luggage Rules: Everything You Can (and Can't) Bring With You on the Plane
Not sure what you can and can't bring on a plane in your carry-on bag? The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) carry-on rules and regulations can seem confusing, but this trusty luggage restriction checklist is here to help make packing for your next flight a breeze. Here's what's allowed in a carry-on bag, what you should pack in a checked bag, and what you're better off leaving at home.
Thinking About Buying Your Next Car Online? Here's What You Should Know
Buying a car online is becoming more popular—but is it the best choice? These expert tips will protect you (and your bank account) when buying a car you haven't driven or inspected yet.
4 Tips to Get the Best Travel Deals at Costco
There's a lot more to Costco than free samples and bulk groceries. Here's a guide to the best travel perks you can find at Costco and how to make sure you get the best deal.
The Best Time to Book a Hotel for Secretly Cheap Deals
Yes, there really is an ideal time to book a hotel—and timing it right can get you access to unexpected deals. That said, it all depends on your destination.
Passport Application Wait Times Are Taking Up to 18 Weeks, State Department Says
"The pandemic's disruptions continue to have a ripple effect on all steps of the passport process, including the amount of time it currently takes us to process a passport application."

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9 Tips to Save Money on Travel So You Can Afford More Trips
The secret to more frequent travel? It's simple: Learn how to plan ahead, research your options, lean into deals, and time it right—and you'll be amazed how far you can stretch your vacation budget.

Should You Use Cryptocurrency on Vacation?

Should you pay for your vacay with Bitcoin? More hotels, resorts, and airlines are accepting cryptocurrencies as a method of payment. Here are the pros and cons of using the alternative cash on your vacation.