Great Deals with Travel Websites

Anymore, the best travel deals are found online. From flights to hotels to rental cars, if you want to save time and money, you book online. It streamlines the process for you and makes it easier on the travel company as well. With so many online travel companies out there, things have become pretty competitive, which means extra savings for you. Here are some ways those travel companies pass the savings on to you. Rewards Programs Travel websites such as Travelocity, Expedia, Hotels.com, and others all offer frequent user rewards programs. To get the biggest bang for your buck, pick your favorite booking website and stick with it. If you travel often, you can get discounts on airfare, free hotel nights, and other great deals through the rewards programs. Free Nights Free hotel nights are some of the most common rewards offered by travel websites. These can be worth anywhere between $80 to $200 a night, so they are a big deal. Usually you will get a free night when you book a certain number of paid nights: buy...

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Finding Legitimate Travel Deals

You can’t believe everything you read on the internet, especially where money and great deals are concerned. There are many internet companies out there that offer huge discounts on airfare and hotels, but how can you tell if they are legitimate? There are great ways to save money on travel costs, but you need to know how to wade through the fake deals to get to the legitimate ones. Here are some ways to do that. Do Your Homework It might seem like a no brainer, but when you get a deal emailed to your inbox, look it up online first. Look at who sent the email and do a search of the sender. Almost always, the fake deals will show up on consumer report websites with many people sending in warnings. Before you buy something, research it first. Notorious Scams There are some travel deals that are notoriously exploited by scammers. Cruises and timeshares are two of the most common. These will typically come in the form of a phone call or email saying that you have won...

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Travel Deals on the Radio

Today, most people try to find the best travel deals online. And it’s true, you can find some amazing deals by booking hotels, airfare, and rental cars online, but there are more places to find deals out there. You might not think about it, but the radio is a great place to get good travel deals. Here are some ways you can take advantage of them. Contests This is not something you should bank on for your next trip, but contests are really fun! Radio shows, especially morning talk shows, are big into running travel contests. It is tough being caller number 10, but if you know a few things, you can increase your chances. Call during off hours If there is a contest going on, they will usually do the contest once an hour. During times when more people are listening, more people call in. Try calling in very early in the morning, or later at night. Your chances increase. Put the station on speed dial If you are trying to win a radio travel contest, put the...

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Deals on Travel Sites

There are many travel websites on the internet, and you can find a great deal on any of them. There are tips and tricks to finding the best deal though.

Legit Travel Deals

Some travel deals really are too good to be true. To find the legit deals, you need to do your research and not get tricked.

Radio Travel Deals

If you commute, you know that when you are in the car, you are pretty much stuck listening to the radio. Take advantage of the travel deals it offers.