Travel

Global Entry: A Travel Investment Well Worth $100
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Global Entry: A Travel Investment Well Worth $100

Standing in lines at the airport is one of the biggest hassles of travel. Global Entry can help. Here's how the program works and how you can apply.
August 27, 2019
Maximize Your Travel Perks
spending

Maximize Your Travel Perks

Get more points by signing up for reward-program partnerships.
July 3, 2019
Educational Trips Expand the Mind for Older Traveler
retirement

Educational Trips Expand the Mind for Older Traveler

Retirees have a bevy of options to explore areas most tourists don't see.
July 2, 2019
When Your Credit Card’s Travel Insurance Coverage Isn’t Enough
insurance

When Your Credit Card’s Travel Insurance Coverage Isn’t Enough

Many credit cards offer travel insurance as a perk, but the limited coverage may not be adequate if you are taking an expensive trip.
June 26, 2019
Get a Good Last-Minute Travel Deal
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Get a Good Last-Minute Travel Deal

You can still save on end-of-summer or fall vacations.
June 5, 2019
Retirement Travel: See the World with the Grandkids
retirement

Retirement Travel: See the World with the Grandkids

Multigenerational trips help create strong family bonds and leave a legacy of special memories.
June 4, 2019
Travel Like a Pro: How to Overcome Delays, Lost Bags and More
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Travel Like a Pro: How to Overcome Delays, Lost Bags and More

Atmosphere Research's Henry Harteveldt joins our hosts Ryan and Sandy to share ways to travel without any last-minute delays, cancellations, missed fl…
June 3, 2019
Want a Second Passport? Here Are 3 Countries You Can Buy Your Way Into the EU
retirement

Want a Second Passport? Here Are 3 Countries You Can Buy Your Way Into the EU

Quality of life, health care and the freedom to spend unlimited time in Europe are a few reasons why people are looking into citizenship programs in M…
May 24, 2019
Where to Go for the Best Off-Season Travel
travel

Where to Go for the Best Off-Season Travel

You can save money and avoid the crowds by visiting popular vacation spots at unpopular times.
May 9, 2019
Traveling in Retirement: Take Care of Health on the Road
retirement

Traveling in Retirement: Take Care of Health on the Road

Being organized and having important medical information with you is the right prescription for older travelers who are on the move.
May 3, 2019
Travel Back in Time With DNA Results
retirement

Travel Back in Time With DNA Results

Advances in online genealogical research are providing people with more information about their roots than ever before.
May 2, 2019
All Aboard for a Train Adventure in Retirement
retirement

All Aboard for a Train Adventure in Retirement

Older travelers and retirees are hitting the rails and fueling demand for train vacations.
April 12, 2019
When It Pays to Buy Travel Insurance
insurance

When It Pays to Buy Travel Insurance

Investing in travel insurance can help recover some costs when your vacation gets ruined by a natural disaster, medical emergency or other catastrophe…
April 4, 2019
What Travel Insurance Covers When Planes Are Grounded
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What Travel Insurance Covers When Planes Are Grounded

Your travel insurance might help with some costs if your trip was delayed because of the recent grounding of Boeing 737 Max planes.
March 21, 2019
Cuba Today and After Castro
business

Cuba Today and After Castro

Editor’s note: In light of this week’s news that the U.S.
March 5, 2019
Services to Speed TSA Security: What’s Worth It?
business

Services to Speed TSA Security: What’s Worth It?

CLEAR uses biometrics to speed you through airport screening, but it’s pricey.
January 31, 2019
The Traveler’s Guide to Home Sharing
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The Traveler’s Guide to Home Sharing

Whether you’re new to short-term rentals or an old hand, you can improve your experience by following these tips.
January 30, 2019
How to Book Luxury Travel for Less
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How to Book Luxury Travel for Less

Podcast hosts Ryan and Sandy welcome Kiplinger's associate editor and resident travel expert Miriam Cross to talk tips for traveling in style on a tig…
January 14, 2019
Timeshare Nightmares: Don't Let This Happen to You
retirement

Timeshare Nightmares: Don't Let This Happen to You

Hours-long, pressure-filled timeshare encounters leave two couples in tears. Consumers can learn a lot from their stories. Here's what to know about t…
December 10, 2018
Savor the Tastes of Local Culture in Retirement
retirement

Savor the Tastes of Local Culture in Retirement

In a new twist, some travel companies are adding exercise and culinary lessons to travel expeditions aimed at older foodies.
December 4, 2018
Online Reviews You Can Use
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Online Reviews You Can Use

To find reliable advice, you may need to disregard over-the-top (or fake) complaints and praise.
November 29, 2018
These Retirees Volunteer Abroad
retirement

These Retirees Volunteer Abroad

They’ve crisscrossed Europe doing everything from picking grapes to teaching English.
November 29, 2018
Airline Fees Bite Harder
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Airline Fees Bite Harder

Think you’re getting a low fare? Be sure to add up the extras before you buy.
October 31, 2018
Best Ways to Give Rewards Miles and Points
credit & debt

Best Ways to Give Rewards Miles and Points

You may want to be generous with your credits, but the carriers have other ideas. Transfers are pricey (and limited).
October 4, 2018
Online Travel Agencies Roll Out the Rewards
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Online Travel Agencies Roll Out the Rewards

Travelers can score deep discounts or cash back on hotel rooms.
October 4, 2018
Budget Travel Tips Straight from a Financial Planner's Own Family Trip Abroad
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Budget Travel Tips Straight from a Financial Planner's Own Family Trip Abroad

Here's what my family of five actually paid for three months of travel to Spain and how we kept our costs low. We aren't rich, but we know how to care…
October 2, 2018