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Travel is expensive, and rental car costs can quickly add up. Articles on how to find the best deals and avoid the notorious hidden fees.

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How to Travel to Canada From the US by Land on a Budget

This past September, my wife got notice she was selected to be an extra on one of her favorite television programs that is filmed in Alberta, Canada. Since we hadn’t been on an extended vacation together since our honeymoon (some 7 years prior) and felt this was one of those “once-in-a-lifetime” opportunities – we went

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How to Get a Good Deal on Rental Cars

Thought I would throw a video into the mix here and show you how I go about finding cheaper deals online for rental cars. I usually start my search out at Travelocity. My brother taught me this one awhile back, as it helps you price compare all the rental car companies. After you get a

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How to deal with a car dealer

So my wife and I have decided to bite the bullet and replace my junker-of-a-car. It’s been a decent clunker. But she’s starting to leak oil like a sieve and it’s usually 3 or 4 turns of the crank before I get ‘er started. So, it’s time. There are many different schools of thought on

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