If you’re looking for a frugal destination for your summer travels, you could stretch your vacation budget further by traveling to Canada!
That’s because the exchange rate between the US and Canadian dollar is very good right now.
It’s like saving ~20% everywhere! And you could get there cheaply if you can drive, take the train, or fly from cities near the US / Canada border.
Instant Discount! You’ll Get ~1.22 Canadian Dollars for Every US Dollar
There are lots of Canadian destinations Emily and I would love to visit but haven’t seen yet. Here are 5 on our wish list.
Million Mile Secrets reader Prem emails:
I recently reserved a minivan for our upcoming Florida vacation with Sixt through Sam’s Club Travel. When I received my confirmation email, it stated the Loss Damage Waiver (LDW), Supplemental Liability Insurance (SLI), and other fees were included.
When I called them, they did not have more information on this, like the limits and exclusions.
They were even not able to confirm whether this is through Sixt or Sam’s Club Travel.
Do you have any information on these valuable goodies by Sam’s Club Travel?
Do Sixt Car Rentals Made Through Sam’s Club Travel Include Extra Insurance You’d Otherwise Pay Extra For?
I did some digging and can confirm that Sixt rentals made through Sam’s Club DO include these extras! Read on to find out more.
I’ve written a series on ways to spend less on car rentals and about using AutoSlash to monitor your rental reservations for price drops.
It can be more difficult to save money on 1-way car rentals. That’s when you rent a car at 1 location, but return it to another.
But some folks reduce the cost of a 1-way rental by using corporate codes published on sites like MapHappy or FlyerTalk. This method isn’t without its risks!
Want to Rent From Point A to Point B? You Could Save Money Using Car Rental Corporate Codes, but Be Careful!
I’ll explain how to use these codes to reduce the price of a 1-way rental. But only you can decide if it’s worth it for you.
I wrote that a new American Express rewards program, called Plenti, was coming soon.
Now you can sign-up for free and start earning points at certain stores. What I like about this program is it’s easy to double and triple-dip to save money!
You Can Use Your Plenti Points to Save Money on Gas
I’ll show you how it works!
1. Buy $300 in Visa or MasterCard Gift Cards, Get $20 Back
Miles to Memories writes, you’ll get a $20 Staples gift card when you spend $300 or more on Visa or MasterCard gift cards. This deal
ends April 25, 2015 (this Saturday).
There’s a limit of 1 rebate per household.
Buy $300 or More in Visa or MasterCard Gift Cards and Get a $20 Staples Gift Card