Category Archives: Beginner Tips

“Trips to Easter Island & Africa Convinced Me to Share My Experiences & Photos”

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Welcome to the next installment of our interview series where folks share their thoughts about Big Travel with Small Money!

Miles & Points Interview:   PhilaTravelGirl

Suzanne writes PhilaTravelGirl to share her stories of traveling to 40+ countries using miles and points.

She was featured in a Travel Style interview with Johnny Jet.  You can follow Suzanne on Twitter.

And she’s giving away two $25 Nordstrom gift cards.

PhilaTravelGirl Interview With Sue

Suzanne at the Summit of Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa

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Make Us Pay for Kids’ School Supplies!

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Emily:  I’ll never forget the first time I traveled outside the US, and went to a small, poor town in Mexico with an organization similar to Habitat for Humanity.  Entire families lived in shacks the size of a small bedroom and were very poor, but all of them were so kind and generous, despite not having much.

I believe in the power of education because it brought my mom out of poverty and gave her the ability to achieve a middle class life.  Providing kids an education will greatly help their future, their families’ future, and the communities’ future.

I previously wrote about our efforts to raise money to help Casa de Orientación y Desarrollo Real (CODR) provide school supplies to children in the Dominican Republic.

So far $435 has been raised!  Thanks to everyone who has donated!

Link:   Make a Donation

CODR’s goal is to reach $10,000, so they can help 500 children attend school with all the tools they need.  To help out we will match your donation up to $2,000!

Dont Lose Your Chance To Make Us Pay

Donate to Help 500 Children and We Will Match Your Donation!

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“The Lights Went Down, a DJ Appeared Out of Nowhere, Strobe Lights Came on and the Restaurant Filled up With Dancers”

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Welcome to the next installment of our interview series where folks share their thoughts about Big Travel with Small Money!

Miles & Points Interview:   Saving for a Dream

Nancy’s blog Saving for a Dream focuses on traveling with a family of 5, living on a tight budget, and how to save money on Disney vacations.  Her goal is to be debt-free (including mortgage), travel with her family, pay for her kids’ college education, and be financially independent during retirement.

And she’s giving away a $25 Disney gift card.

Saving For A Dream Interview With Nancy

Colorado Vacation: Cabin in the Mountains

How and when did you start collecting miles and points?

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“One of Our Most Memorable Experiences Was Being Invited to Our Taxi Driver’s Home…”

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Welcome to the next installment of our interview series where folks share their thoughts about Big Travel with Small Money!

Miles & Points Interview:   The Travel Sisters

Matilda and Patti write The Travel Sisters to help folks focus on the simple ways that anyone can earn miles and points.  In addition to sharing easy ways to earn miles and points, they also share details, advice, and tips about their past and future travels as well as other interesting travel news and items.

You can follow The Travel Sisters on Twitter.   And they are giving away a $25 American Express gift card.

The Travel Sisters Interview With Patti Matilda

Patti and Matilda in Antarctica

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“My Wife and I Will Soon Be Living in a House Less Than 200 Square Feet”

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Welcome to the next installment of our interview series where folks share their thoughts about Big Travel with Small Money!

Miles & Points Interview:   The Rich Life

On his blog The Rich Life, Casey shares his experiences in buying and reselling products to collect miles & points.  He also documents his journey building a Tiny House.

The Rich Life Interview With Casey

Casey With His Wife in London

How and when did you start collecting miles and points?

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