Articles tagged 'vacation'

Fun Ways to Spend $5

June 13, 2014 - Christie C - 0 comments

My husband and I drove down to my family’s Appalachian homeland for Easter weekend, and decided to take our time and make a fun road-trip vacation of it. We consulted Roadside America for quirky and inexpensive places to visit along the way.

Planning for Your Next Vacation May Take a Little Preparation at the Office

July 23, 2012 - Anna O - 0 comments

It’s summertime and like most Americans, I’ve had vacation on the brain lately. This steamy summer heat has me longing for a relaxing week on a remote beach with a book in hand and the surf at my toes. But like many hardworking individuals, leaving the workplace takes weeks of preparation to ensure that my vacation is worry- and Blackberry-free. Today the question for many workers becomes, is a vacation worth the dreaded preparation and can you risk taking that time off from the office?

Is It Possible to Retire Young?

April 23, 2010 - Laura - 19 comments
For some workers in the public sector, the answer might be “most definitely,” you can retire young.