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Packing a suitcase

Packing Tips & Tricks

Packing for a trip or an extended time away from home is never a simple task. You want to be sure you’ve covered all of the essentials, but you also want to avoid lugging around more than you really need. Needless to say, space is always of the essence when it comes to proper packing. […] Read More
Woman researching on a laptop

5 Things to Research Before an Interview

Taking time to familiarize yourself with an employer before you meet with them is your first responsibility as a potential candidate. Show your interviewers that you’re serious, dedicated, and interested in what they’re doing by reading up on them and developing some questions beforehand. Be prepared by researching these five things before your next job […] Read More
Budgeting

Budgeting after Christmas: Tips for Getting Back on Track

A few weeks into January, it’s safe to say that most of us are (slowly) settling back into the regular, post-Christmas routine with work, home life, and so on. But one area that may still feel out of sorts is your finances. If you overspent at Christmas, or if you stayed on budget but still […] Read More

Staying in Shape While Traveling

When you’re on the road for days or even weeks at a time, it can be hard to stay fit and healthy. The calories can add up when you’re eating at restaurants all the time, and it can be hard to find a reliable route to get out for a run or to find a […] Read More
Quick and healthy shrimp recipe

Healthy Recipes To Make in Your InTown Suite

If eating well, cooking at home, or getting healthy are part of your resolutions for 2017, you’re in luck—we’ve got a couple vibrant, nourishing recipes that are simple to prepare and come together quickly on your stovetop. We all love take-out and eating at restaurants, but the reality is that our wallets and waistlines are […] Read More
New Years fireworks.

5 New Year’s Resolutions for the Frequent Traveler

With the new year only a few days away, it’s time to consider what resolutions will best serve you in the year ahead. Resolutions, after all, do have some merit–who wouldn’t benefit from being a little healthier, a little more organized, or finally taking up that new hobby? When it comes to new year’s resolutions, […] Read More
Christmas Dinner

Tips for a Budget-Friendly Christmas Meal

Christmas is a time full of joy and holiday cheer, but it can certainly leave your wallet feeling a little empty. After the gifts are bought and wrapped, you’ve still got to plan for food. For holiday feasts, whether you’re cooking for one or for the family, get the most out of your Christmas dinner […] Read More
Homemade Christmas Gifts: Cookies in a Jar

5 Low-Cost Christmas Gift Ideas

Christmas can be an expensive time of year, but with a little forethought and creativity, you can gift something thoughtful and special that is also budget-friendly. With sites like Pinterest at our fingertips, there’s no shortage of ideas and inspiration. Here are a few of our favorite gift ideas that make the occasion special while […] Read More
Holiday Celebrations in Denver

Holiday Celebrations in Denver

Traveling to Denver this holiday season? From musical performances to awesome outdoor fun, there is plenty to see and do in Denver. And don’t stress about blowing your holiday budget, many holiday celebrations in the Mile High City are free (or almost free)! Read on for our top recommendations. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical | […] Read More
Charleston, South Carolina

The Top Free (Or Almost Free) Attractions in Charleston

A port city defined by its cobblestone streets, pastel antebellum houses, and southern hospitality and charm, Charleston is a welcoming destination home to a range of things to see and do. And experiencing the best of the city that’s become known as “America’s Most Friendly” doesn’t always have to cost a pretty penny. Charleston offers […] Read More