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How to have a more sustainable summer

From downsizing our living spaces to limiting our consumption, many of us are trying to live a more sustainable lifestyle

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The ultimate staycation guide

Don’t have the budget to travel this summer? No worries — you can plan a dream vacation right in your own city. In this article, we’ll show you how.

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Festival season is here — how to set your budget

Attending a festival often costs much more than just the price of a ticket.

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Tipping in Spain—how does it work?

Learn how tipping works in Spain and dispel any doubts when it comes time to pay your bill.

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To Tip or Not to Tip? Navigating Tipping Culture in Germany

Cultural norms around tipping are different everywhere, but a bit of insider info can help you avoid any awkward situations. In this guide, learn all about standard practices for tipping in Germany.

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Tipping in Italy: a guide to Italian tipping culture

Tipping in Italy isn’t as common as in other countries. While locals sometimes leave a small tip, there are a few situations when you should absolutely leave a tip in Italy — find out more here.

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6 smart new year financial resolutions

Set yourself up for success in the new year with these clever money-saving tips!

7 min read

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How to Save and Where to Go if You Travel to Portugal

To make the most out of your vacation, here's where to go, what to do, and how to budget for your great Portuguese adventure!

9 min read

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What exactly is duty free

Not all duty-free goods were created equal! Here’s what to buy and what to avoid to save some cash the next time you’re in the airport.

6 min read

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The ultimate guide to tipping in Europe

Tipping can seem like a complicated subject to navigate, but don’t let anxiety take you over. We break down some of the most common tipping practices across Europe to make your next holiday a breeze.

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Lost your debit card? Here’s what to do.

Losing your debit or credit card is stressful. Here’s how to keep your account safe.

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What is paid time off and how does it work?

What does PTO stand for and what do you need to know? Our guide explains the difference between paid time off and vacation.

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