Services Providers and how to use them to achieve the goal of working smart while traveling.
About a year ago, my boss asked me to save money on travel expenses. However, there was no cut back in my travel schedule and I still needed to remain productive. I had to be open-minded and try new services and service providers to accomplish these savings. I started off by doing a Google search for “Ways to save money on travel expenses”. I found that the search results only […]
My wife for her birthday wanted to go to New Orleans for a long weekend. As I was pricing things up, she said we could drive there, and I replied no, not when we can take MegaBus for $6.00 each round trip! I was already on the Megabus website when she suggested driving to me. While booking the tickets, I noticed that I could reserve seats on the bus for […]
I travel a lot! In fact, I travel so much I have more hotel nights per year than nights in my own bed. Don’t feel sorry for me. It’s the life I’ve signed up for. Having said this, I am getting tired of staying in hotels. I’ve started using Airbnb on several of my trips and want to share my findings and experiences with you. What is Airbnb? Airbnb is […]
I’ve been traveling internationally on and off for many years now. When traveling internationally these days, not only do I have the usual costs associated with airfares, hotels and ground transportation, but also I have the additional cost of using my smart phone. If one doesn’t plan for international cell phone roaming, the costs can literally run away, and on returning home you’re greeted with a two to three thousand […]
We are becoming more and more of a paperless society as each day goes buy. But who’s really pushing this? Believe it or not, its not you or I.It’s the big companies and their interest is not in saving the environment! It’s in saving costs associated with not having to print your bills, bank statements and other documents and sending them through the postal mail system. Instead you are sent […]