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Credit cards & travel: ‘The Balance of Britain’s Breaks’

Tesco Bank have recently carried out a study of British holiday habits, that revealed a few interesting trends about how Brits tend to use their credit cards for the purchase of travel-related expenses as well as costs incurred within the country. For example, did you know that people who travel to Scandinavia are most likely to use their credit cards to pay for their flights, hotels and/or purchases abroad, while only 36% of people who go to the Canaries use their credit card to pay for their holiday?

Further information is shown in the infographic below. For tips of how to budget responsibly when travelling, have a read of my earlier post. Continue reading Credit cards & travel: ‘The Balance of Britain’s Breaks’

Financial responsibilities whilst travelling

You’ve saved for the trip of your dreams and are all set to go. But, there are always a few things to consider before you depart, and unfortunately it falls onto – finances.

Knowing the limits of your expenses and sticking to that can make all the difference in having a trip from hell and one that is filled with a lifetime of memories.

Below are my top five tips for helping things to run smoothly whilst on your travels: Continue reading Financial responsibilities whilst travelling