Travel Study Shows Vacations Are Trendy – Infographic

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Survey Says: Most Americans take vacations and book well in advance The new annual Vacation survey (*TNS Global) reveals 81% of Americans go on vacations (91% for those who +$75k/year). That means 19% (supposedly) say they NEVER go on vacations and that number jumps to 22% for males and a whopping 39% for those that earn… 

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Giveaway Headquarters: Valentine’s Day and President’s Day Best Deals

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The opportunities to shop never stops and neither do the chances to save.  Valentine’s Day is coming up fast.  Have you gotten that special someone in your life that special something? President’s Day is also right around the corner and there will be end of winter sales everywhere to take advantage of.  We have decided to… 

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FatWallet Giveaway: Win a $250 Hotels.com Gift Card!

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Looking to get away for a weekend or even longer? I know most of us at FatWallet are dreaming of somewhere with warm, sandy beaches. We are excited to announce this giveaway from Hotels.com. Hotels.com will like to give one lucky FatWalleter a $250.00 gift certificate. Hotels.com gives travelers a wide selection of lodging which… 

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Win a Pair of Tickets to the 2015 Pro Bowl!

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Win a pair of tickets to the 2015 Pro Bowl Sponsored by Lenovo, the Official Laptop provider for the NFL! Getting tired of the same old dreary weather? Maybe you want a change of scenery? Maybe you just love football? Lenovo is partnering with FatWallet, offering two lucky winners the chance of a lifetime! Each winner… 

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Travel Tip: Vacation Rentals vs. Hotels

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Planning a vacation isn’t easy. You have to figure out travel plans, a place to stay, and what you want to do there. Having options is great as long as you know how to weigh them. Vacation rentals are rapidly becoming a highly desirable option for places to stay when traveling. Vacation homes are opening up for people to enjoy a time in luxury. How do you know when to book a vacation rental or a hotel? Consider the pros and cons to best fit your personal needs.