Heat, sun, beach, children playing in the streets and camps. When we heard all these words, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Summer. We think of summer as our time for very well deserved vacations. We think of going to vacations with our families to places like Disney, the Caribbean islands, cruises or any other destination that we want to explore. The question is: how to save money for the vacations? In this article I will talk about four ways to save money for your very well deserved vacations.
- 1) Make plans ahead of time. You have to plan your vacations with at least a year in anticipation. Things like the date you want to travel, the hotel you want to stay, the car you want to rent, the total number of persons who will accompany you to travel, the airplane agency you will travel and other important travel aspects important to plan. Keep exploring everyday to see if the airplanes tickets prices are cheaper. The same with the hotel and the car you want to rent.
- 2) Don’t waste your money. If you don’t waste your money then you can save it for more important things. For example: if you have the custom to eat fast food everyday then you can change that habit and pack leftover food for home. This is good for your health and for your money. If you have a good cellphone or TV why bother to buy another one? If you follow that advice then you will have more money than you imagine.
- 3) Save a quantity of money each month. Everytime you earn money, you should save a certain quantity in a secure bank account or a secure place in your house. The important thing is to have the necessary money for your well deserve vacations.
- 4) Sell things. If you want extra money, then you can sell things you have in your house and don’t use. If you have a mountain bike or a stationary bike in excellent conditions and you don’t use it then you can sell it for extra money. You will be surprise as how effective this technique is.
In conclusion, follow these four steps to save for your well-deserved vacations. You will have the necessary money to enjoy that time of the year will your family members.