Want to avoid timeshare mistakes? Read this

If you’re a regular reader of this site, you probably have seen a number of horror stories about timeshare mistakes people make. Common themes include high-pressure sales tactics, buyer’s remorse, and illusory perks. Read more “Want to avoid timeshare mistakes? Read this”

This Thanksgiving trip turned into a real turkey

Editor’s Note: This week we’re running a series of our favorite holiday travel columns. And we knew we had to start with Andy Smith’s Thanksgiving air travel odyssey. There’s a sequel to “Planes, Trains and Automobiles” in here somewhere! Read more “This Thanksgiving trip turned into a real turkey”

Pimsleur’s customer service speaks my language

This fall, my wife and I will be spending a week in Hungary, so a few months ago I went online and ordered the Pimsleur level 1 Hungarian course. Learning a new language can be fun; it keeps the brain engaged. And it’s also really useful before heading to a foreign country. I began working through the 30 half-hour lessons a couple of weeks ago. Read more “Pimsleur’s customer service speaks my language”