Handling your finances is a huge part of being free and successful. You don't need a PHD to work your budget and save money. It's quite simple. Read these few articles to get going!
Every month, we get a bunch of bills to pay such as the rent, credit card balance, utilities, cellphone service, and so on. When on the road, it's really easy to miss paying those bills on time. We generally lose track of what day it is and our mind is really not into remembering if we paid this or that. This second post of four is dedicated to tips on how to automate your bill payments as much as possible.
When going on vacation, we tend to go wild and lose track of our spendings. It seems like anything goes. An inexperienced traveller will go to all the expensive tourist attractions, all the expensive restaurants, and buy all the crap and junk a tourist can buy. I know, I did that. This third post of four is dedicated to handling your money on the road: Travel Per Diem and Savings.
There's something I learned over the years: I spent way too much money on souvenirs, things I “need” to be able to travel, and tourist traps. This fourth post of four is dedicated to minimalism. It's an art and a true passion for me, not only for travelling, but also at home. I'm not telling you to sell all your stuff and go live in a hut in the mountains. I'm simply bringing forward a mindset that could help you travel for less and longer.