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Selling Your House Before You Travel

Selling your house can have just as many things to consider before you pull the trigger. For example, what is the current real estate market doing in your neighbourhood and

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Here’s How Not to Ride a Bike in Amsterdam

Introducing What Had Happened Was, an as-told-to series for those who’ve had wild experiences abroad but don’t want to get fired from their day job back home because of their adventures

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Accessing Savings While Traveling

Give it a Few Days One of the things I like about keeping my travel savings tucked away in a separate high-interest online savings account is that I can’t access

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Tips for telling compelling data stories

We read them, from childhood nursery rhymes to epic books. We watch them in the form of movies. And we tell them when we say, “You’ll never believe what happened today!”

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Where to Invest Your Travel (and Other) Savings

Where do you invest your travel savings when you’re accumulating money for a big trip? How do you invest and draw down on it while you’re on the road? And

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Rewind: Some history about my view of travel

Before I go further, there’s some back-story required. When I was 8 years old… I was sitting in class when the teacher showed us a documentary about Europe. I was

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How to Manage Your Money: The Ultimate Guide to Financial Planning for Travelers

Being a long-term or full-time traveler throws a whole new set of complications into the already daunting task of managing your money. In this guide, I cover the basics of

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Tracking Expenses While Traveling

Sticking to a budget while traveling is considerably more difficult than when you’re at home and have relatively fixed expenses. On the road, anything goes, and your spending can fluctuate

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Other Tips for Managing Your Online Savings Account On The Road

Here are some tips for using and managing your online savings accounts effectively as a traveler: Two-Factor Authentication Having an extra layer of security during the login process is ideal.

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Managing Your Online Savings Accounts While Traveling

Generally speaking, your travel savings (in both accumulation and redemption modes) should be invested very conservatively, since you’ll have a relatively short time frame to needing the money, and can’t

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