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If you love traveling and want to improve your finances, The Thought Card offers practical tips on budgeting, saving, paying off debt, and building wealth so you can travel more often. Every other week, join Danielle Desir Corbett as she shares creative ways to achieve financial independence and freedom while living life on your own terms. Discover new travel destinations and lesser-known travel hacks to save time and money. Plus, learn practical tips for earning and redeeming credit card points and miles and clever ways to experience luxury for less. As a travel money expert and author of six books, Danielle has traveled to over 27 countries, including favorites like Iceland, Bermuda, and China. She will show you how to boost your travel savings, create a travel budget, and travel extensively without going over budget or accruing credit card debt. If you want to go on more vacations with your friends and family, improve your finances, and make informed financial decisions that will allow you to afford lifelong travel experiences, then this travel podcast is perfect for you. To learn more, including reading our award-winning blog, visit thoughtcard.com Subscribe to our newsletter: thethoughtcard.substack.com Connect with Danielle Desir Corbett on Twitter: @thethougtcard and Instagram: @thedanielledesir Also, if you enjoy road trips, then be sure to check out Road Trip Ready Podcast, which Danielle co-hosts with Christopher Rudder | roadtripreadypodcast.com

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If you love traveling and want to improve your finances, The Thought Card offers practical tips on budgeting, saving, paying off debt, and building wealth so you can travel more often. Every other week, join Danielle Desir Corbett as she shares creative ways to achieve financial independence and freedom while living life on your own terms. Discover new travel destinations and lesser-known travel hacks to save time and money. Plus, learn practical tips for earning and redeeming credit card points and miles and clever ways to experience luxury for less. As a travel money expert and author of six books, Danielle has traveled to over 27 countries, including favorites like Iceland, Bermuda, and China. She will show you how to boost your travel savings, create a travel budget, and travel extensively without going over budget or accruing credit card debt. If you want to go on more vacations with your friends and family, improve your finances, and make informed financial decisions that will allow you to afford lifelong travel experiences, then this travel podcast is perfect for you. To learn more, including reading our award-winning blog, visit thoughtcard.com Subscribe to our newsletter: thethoughtcard.substack.com Connect with Danielle Desir Corbett on Twitter: @thethougtcard and Instagram: @thedanielledesir Also, if you enjoy road trips, then be sure to check out Road Trip Ready Podcast, which Danielle co-hosts with Christopher Rudder | roadtripreadypodcast.com

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170. Secrets To Flying Business Class on Points and Miles with Dave Grossman

7/11/2024
Have you ever flown business or first class? Want to fly premium cabins more often without dishing out a lot of cash? Dave Grossman has spent over 15 years traveling the world in first class using points and miles, saving tens of thousands of dollars. He breaks down the differences between points, miles, and cashback, and explains why transferable points offer the ultimate flexibility. Dave also shares insights on how to exponentially earn more rewards to afford business and first-class tickets, the best times to book these flights, and the importance of being flexible with dates and locations. If you’re looking for more advanced travel hacking strategies beyond opening new credit cards and using shopping and dining portals, this episode is packed with valuable tips and strategies to elevate your travel experiences using points and miles. Read the blog post: https://thoughtcard.com/cash-back-vs-points/ Can't get enough points and miles, tips, and money saving strategies? Find all my travel-hacking episodes neatly organized in a Spotify playlist below. 🎧 Binge my travel hacking episodes 🎧 Binge my Vacation Fund Series Connect With Dave Grossman: Website: MilesTalk.com Read Book: Miles Talk: Live Your Wildest Travel Dreams Using Miles and Points Explore credit cards with Your Best Credit Cards With over 38K members, join Miles Talk Facebook group Instagram: @milestalk Other Episodes You’ll Enjoy: 7 Easy Ways To Earn Points and Miles On Everyday PurchasesSimple Ways To Earn Points and Miles Without Traveling10 Ways To Travel Without Getting Into DebtWays To Save Money Traveling and Cut Costs Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy TravelersAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersTraveling With a Full-Time JobManaging Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett: Join my newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries. Resources For Financially Savvy Travelers: TravelPayouts make more money as a travel creator recommending travel brands using this affiliate marketplace. GigSky is a powerful eSIM that provides service in over 190 countries, both at sea, and in-flight. Avoid high roaming fees and connect to Wi-Fi at all times while traveling. Save 10% using the promo code 'THETHOUGHTCARD10' CardPointers for figuring out which credit card to use to maximize points and miles. Save 30% using our link. SafetyWing for travel medical insurance in your home country or anywhere you travel. Trade and Travel by Teri Ijeoma for learning how to trade in the stock market as a day trader or swing trader. Get Outdoors 101 by Olivia Christine teaches you how to confidently plan outdoor adventures so you can unplug and de-stress. For $50 OFF, use the promo code ‘ThoughtCard50.’ Knack Bags for stylish and functional backpacks perfect for weekend trips, business travel, or carry-on; laptop storage space and pack enough clothes for a 3-4 night trip. Podcasting Gear and Equipment: ATR2100x Dynamic MicrophoneSony Dynamic Stereo HeadphonesAushaStreamyardSwell AI

Duration:00:40:54

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169. 10 Financial Reasons To Travel Now (Rather Than Later)

6/27/2024
Traveling is often put on hold due to various reasons, such as financial constraints, health concerns, or waiting for the "perfect" time. Discover the importance of seizing travel opportunities now rather than later and how travel can be a life-changing personal investment and source of inspiration for your financial journey. Read the blog post: https://thoughtcard.com/travel-now/ 🎧 Binge my Vacation Fund Series 🎧 Binge my travel hacking episodes Episode Sponsor - Thrifty Traveler Join tens of thousands of financially savvy travelers who love getting cheap flight alerts by subscribing to Thrifty Traveler Premium. Visit thoughtcard.com/thrifty and use the promo code 'TC10' to save $10 on your first year. Other Episodes You’ll Enjoy Vacation Fund Do’s and Don'tsWhy You Need a Travel Fund10 Ways To Travel Without Getting Into DebtWays To Save Money Traveling and Cut Costs Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy TravelersAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersTraveling With a Full-Time JobManaging Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett Join my newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries. Resources For Financially Savvy Travelers: TravelPayouts make more money as a travel creator recommending travel brands using this affiliate marketplace. GigSky is a powerful eSIM that provides service in over 190 countries, both at sea, and in-flight. Avoid high roaming fees and connect to Wi-Fi at all times while traveling. Save 10% using the promo code 'THETHOUGHTCARD10' CardPointers for figuring out which credit card to use to maximize points and miles. Save 30% using our link. SafetyWing for travel medical insurance in your home country or anywhere you travel. Trade and Travel by Teri Ijeoma for learning how to trade in the stock market as a day trader or swing trader. Get Outdoors 101 by Olivia Christine teaches you how to confidently plan outdoor adventures so you can unplug and de-stress. For $50 OFF, use the promo code ‘ThoughtCard50.’ Knack Bags for stylish and functional backpacks perfect for weekend trips, business travel, or carry-on; laptop storage space and pack enough clothes for a 3-4 night trip. Podcasting Gear and Equipment: ATR2100x Dynamic MicrophoneSony Dynamic Stereo HeadphonesAushaStreamyardSwell AI

Duration:00:18:53

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168. Creative Ways To Fund Vacations (Without a Side Hustle)

6/13/2024
Not everyone has the time or ability to take on extra work due to various life circumstances such as being a caretaker, facing health issues, or having a demanding schedule. However, this doesn't mean you can't save money for your dream vacation. Explore creative ways to fund your travels without relying on a side hustle. 🎧 Binge my Vacation Fund Series 🎧 Binge my travel hacking episodes Episode Sponsor - Thrifty Traveler Join tens of thousands of travelers who love getting cheap flight alerts by subscribing to Thrifty Traveler Premium. Visit thoughtcard.com/thrifty and use the promo code 'TC10' to save $10 on your first year. Credit Cards Mentioned CapitalOne Venture Card Other Content You’ll Enjoy: Why You Need a Travel FundVacation Fund Do's and Don'tsHow To Earn Cash Back with RakutenMust-Try Savings Challenges Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy TravelersAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersTraveling With a Full-Time JobManaging Your Money As A New HomeownerIceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett: Join my newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries. Resources For Financially Savvy Travelers: TravelPayouts make more money as a travel creator recommending travel brands using this affiliate marketplace. GigSky is a powerful eSIM that provides service in over 190 countries, both at sea, and in-flight. Avoid high roaming fees and connect to Wi-Fi at all times while traveling. Save 10% using the promo code 'THETHOUGHTCARD10' CardPointers for figuring out which credit card to use to maximize points and miles. Save 30% using our link. SafetyWing for travel medical insurance in your home country or anywhere you travel. Trade and Travel by Teri Ijeoma for learning how to trade in the stock market as a day trader or swing trader. Get Outdoors 101 by Olivia Christine teaches you how to confidently plan outdoor adventures so you can unplug and de-stress. For $50 OFF, use the promo code ‘ThoughtCard50.’ Knack Bags for stylish and functional backpacks perfect for weekend trips, business travel, or carry-on; laptop storage space and pack enough clothes for a 3-4 night trip.

Duration:00:15:37

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167. Vacation Fund Do's and Dont's

5/30/2024
Get motivated to create a vacation fund and stick to your travel goals! When I decided years ago to prioritize travel, one of the most empowering steps I took was establishing a dedicated vacation fund, a special bank account solely for my travel savings. Learn practical tips for managing a dedicated vacation fund. Read the blog post: https://thoughtcard.com/vacation-fund-tips/ 🎧 Binge my Vacation Fund Series 🎧 Binge my travel hacking episodes Episode Sponsor - Thrifty Traveler Join tens of thousands of travelers who love getting cheap flight alerts by subscribing today. Visit thoughtcard.com/thrifty and use the promo code 'TC10' to save $10 on your first year of Thrifty Traveler Premium. Other Episodes You’ll Enjoy: Why You Need a Travel Fund10 Ways To Travel Without Getting Into DebtWays To Save Money Traveling and Cut CostsMust-Read Budget Travel Books Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy TravelersAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersTraveling With a Full-Time JobManaging Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett: Join my newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries. Resources For Financially Savvy Travelers: GigSky is a powerful eSIM that provides service in over 190 countries, both at sea, and in-flight. Avoid high roaming fees and connect to Wi-Fi at all times while traveling. Save 10% using the promo code 'THETHOUGHTCARD10' Thrifty Traveler Premium for finding cheap flights and mistake fares. CardPointers for figuring out which credit card to use to maximize points and miles. Save 30% using our link. SafetyWing for travel medical insurance in your home country or anywhere you travel. Trade and Travel by Teri Ijeoma for learning how to trade in the stock market as a day trader or swing trader. Get Outdoors 101 by Olivia Christine teaches you how to confidently plan outdoor adventures so you can unplug and de-stress. For $50 OFF, use the promo code ‘ThoughtCard50.’ Knack Bags for stylish and functional backpacks perfect for weekend trips, business travel, or carry-on; laptop storage space and pack enough clothes for a 3-4 night trip. Books Worth Reading 12 Trips In 12 MonthsHues of AfricaWe Should All Be MillionairesYour Journey To Financial FreedomFinancially Lit Podcasting Gear and Equipment: ATR2100x Dynamic MicrophoneSony Dynamic Stereo HeadphonesAushaStreamyardSwell AI

Duration:00:20:10

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166. Break Free From Societal Expectations: How To Plan 12 Trips In 12 Months With Jen Ruiz

5/16/2024
In 2017, Jen Ruiz set out to take an epic challenge, go on 12 trips in 12 months before her 30th birthday while employed full-time as an attorney. She ended up taking twenty trips that year, almost doubling her original goal! Jen shares how you, too, can plan your own similar travel challenge. Read the blog post: https://thoughtcard.com/travel-challenge-jen-ruiz/ Take Your Own 12 Trips In 12 Months Challenge! Sign up for a 30-minute training on how to plan your own year of adventure: 12tripsin12months.com Connect with Jen Ruiz: 12 Trips and 12 Monthsjenonajetplane.com@jenonajetplane Other Episodes You’ll Enjoy: Benefits of Solo Travel: Why Going Alone Can Save You MoneyWhy You Need a Travel Fund10 Ways To Travel Without Getting Into DebtWays To Save Money Traveling and Cut CostsMust-Read Budget Travel Books Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy TravelersAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersTraveling With a Full-Time JobManaging Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett: Join my newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries. Resources For Financially Savvy Travelers: Thrifty Traveler Premium for finding cheap flights and mistake fares. CardPointers for figuring out which credit card to use to maximize points and miles. Save 30% using our link. SafetyWing for travel medical insurance in your home country or anywhere you travel. Trade and Travel by Teri Ijeoma for learning how to trade in the stock market as a day trader or swing trader. Podcasting Gear and Equipment: ATR2100x Dynamic MicrophoneSony Dynamic Stereo HeadphonesAushaStreamyardSwell AI

Duration:00:42:45

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165. Budget-Friendly Solo Travel: Why Going Alone Can Save You Money with Nausheen Farishta

5/2/2024
Nausheen Farishta went from hating solo travel to falling in love with it in her 30s. Nausheen is a testament to the transformative power of solo travel and the importance of building a strong relationship with oneself. Discover the power of solo travel and how it can help you build unstoppable self-confidence and find joy. Read the blog post: https://thoughtcard.com/benefits-of-solo-travel/ Get Nausheen’s solo travel ebook, “From Doubtful to Darling,” a beginner's planning guide to confident solo travel. Enjoy 15% off with promo code “GLOBE15”. Connect with Nausheen Farishta: globe-gazers.com@globegazers Other Episodes You’ll Enjoy: How To Plan Your First Solo Backpacking TripWhy You Need a Travel Fund10 Ways To Travel Without Getting Into DebtWays To Save Money Traveling and Cut CostsMust-Read Budget Travel Books Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy TravelersAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersTraveling With a Full-Time JobManaging Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett: Join my newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries. Resources For Financially Savvy Travelers: Thrifty Traveler Premium for finding cheap flights and mistake fares. CardPointers for figuring out which credit card to use at checkout to maximize points and miles. Save 30% using our link. SafetyWing for travel medical insurance in your home country or anywhere you travel. Trade and Travel course by Teri Ijeoma for learning how to trade in the stock market as a day trader or swing trader. Podcasting Gear and Equipment: ATR2100x Dynamic MicrophoneSony Dynamic Stereo HeadphonesAushaStreamyardSwell AI

Duration:00:25:49

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164. How To Save Money On Cruises (Without Skimping Out) with Amanda Bauner

4/18/2024
Whether you’re a first-time cruiser or a seasoned one, Amanda Bauner shares insider tips on how to save on cruise vacations without compromising on the experience. Learn about the cheapest times to go on a cruise, the benefits of DIY planning versus working with a travel agent, and what aspects are worth splurging on. Amanda is an expert in solo travel, cruise travel, and Disney vacations and cruises. She’s a wealth of knowledge and will help you get the most out of every cruise vacation! Read the blog post: https://thoughtcard.com/cruising-on-a-budget/ Amanda Bauner regularly hosts group cruises, like the exciting group cruise to Alaska in July 2025. Click here to learn more. Connect with Amanda Bauner meandthemagic.comMe and the Magic@meandthemagic Other Episodes You’ll Enjoy: Why You Need a Travel Fund10 Ways To Travel Without Getting Into DebtWays To Save Money Traveling and Cut CostsMust-Read Budget Travel Books Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy TravelersAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersTraveling With a Full-Time JobManaging Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett: Join my newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries. Resources For Financially Savvy Travelers: Thrifty Traveler Premium for finding cheap flights and mistake fares. CardPointers for figuring out which credit card to use to maximize points and miles. Save 30% using our link. Trade and Travel by Teri Ijeoma for learning how to trade in the stock market as a day trader or swing trader. Podcasting Gear and Equipment: ATR2100x Dynamic MicrophoneSony Dynamic Stereo HeadphonesAushaStreamyardSwell AI

Duration:00:38:04

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163. Ghana Travel Tips For First-Timers With Tiffany Heard

4/4/2024
Have you ever wanted to explore Ghana and learn about its rich culture and history? Join Tiffany Heard as she shares her experiences and insights on traveling to Ghana in West Africa. Not only does Tiffany inspire others to take a trip to the Motherland through her immersive adult coloring book but she also organizes small group trips to Ghana, guiding curious travelers back home to Africa. In today’s episode, Tiffany Heard joins us to share what first-timers to Ghana need to know. Read the blog post: https://thoughtcard.com/ghana-travel-guide/ Read Tiffany's blog post for even more Ghana trip planning tips: https://huesofafrica.com/ghana-year-of-the-return/ Connect with Tiffany Heard Hues of AfricaHues of HBCUshuesofafrica.comInternational Interludes@whereintheheardistiffany@sweettiffys Other Episodes You’ll Enjoy Why You Need a Travel Fund10 Ways To Travel Without Getting Into DebtDigital Nomad Lifestyle Pros and Cons with Tom BlakeWays To Save Money Traveling and Cut CostsMust-Read Budget Travel Books Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy TravelersAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersTraveling With a Full-Time JobManaging Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett: Join my newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries. Resources For Financially Savvy Travelers: Thrifty Traveler Premium for finding cheap flights and mistake fares. CardPointers for figuring out which credit card to use to maximize points and miles. Save 30% using our link. Trade and Travel by Teri Ijeoma for learning how to trade in the stock market as a day trader or swing trader. Podcasting Gear and Equipment: ATR2100x Dynamic MicrophoneSony Dynamic Stereo HeadphonesAushaStreamyardSwell AI

Duration:00:39:58

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162. Life Done Differently: From Cubicle To Van Life in New Zealand with Lisa Jansen

3/21/2024
Lisa Jansen, a digital nomad living in New Zealand, shares her inspiring journey of van life. Discover how Lisa's decision to live life differently led her to explore the stunning landscapes of New Zealand in a camper van. From the pros and cons of van life to financial insights and must-visit destinations in New Zealand, this episode is packed with valuable information for aspiring adventurers. Tune in to learn more about Lisa's nomadic lifestyle and spark your own journey of exploration and freedom. Connect with Lisa Jansen: Life Done DifferentlyOne Size Does Not Fit AllLife Done Differently Podcast@lifedonedifferentlynz Other Episodes You’ll Enjoy: Digital Nomad Lifestyle Pros and Cons with Tom Blake How To Become Location Independent with Debbie ArcangelesThese Digital Nomad Podcasts Will Inspire You To Work Remote and Travel Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy TravelersAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersTraveling With a Full-Time JobManaging Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett: Join my newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries. Resources For Financially Savvy Travelers: Thrifty Traveler Premium for finding cheap flights and mistake fares. CardPointers for figuring out which credit card to use to maximize points and miles. Save 30% using our link. Trade and Travel by Teri Ijeoma for learning how to trade in the stock market as a day trader or swing trader. Get Outdoors 101 by Olivia Christine teaches you how to confidently plan outdoor adventures so you can unplug and de-stress. For $50 OFF, use the promo code ‘ThoughtCard50.’ Knack Bag for stylish and functional backpacks perfect for weekend trips, business travel, or carry-on; laptop storage space and pack enough clothes for a 3-4 night trip. Podcasting Gear and Equipment: ATR2100x Dynamic MicrophoneSony Dynamic Stereo HeadphonesAushaStreamyardSwell AI

Duration:00:38:33

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161. Beyond the Underground Railroad: Harriet Tubman’s Life and Legacy in Auburn, New York

3/7/2024
Explore the remarkable life and legacy of Harriet Tubman as we visit Auburn, New York, her chosen home for the last 50+ years of her life. Learn about her lesser-known roles as an entrepreneur, landowner, and humanitarian and her advocacy for women's rights. Hear insights from Reverend Paul Gordon Carter, the home site manager of Harriet Tubman Home, and Deanna Stanford Walz, an indirect descendant, sharing lesser-known stories and their connection to Tubman. This episode is made in partnership with Tour Cayuga, offering resources for visitors to the Finger Lakes region of New York. Read the blog post: https://thoughtcard.com/things-to-do-in-auburn-ny/ I'm crowdfunding additional episodes of this series. Please support my work by contributing $5 to this campaign so I can continue this series. My goal is to raise $2,500 for production. Click here to buy me a coffee. Other Episodes You’ll Enjoy: Columbia Reconstruction Era and the African American Experience Post-Civil War in South CarolinaLeiper’s Fork: Where the Preservation of Land and History Revive a Cultural Hub Immersive Ways To Explore Clarksville’s Storied Past7 Experiences Your Family Will Love at Adirondack Experience Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy TravelersAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersTraveling With a Full-Time JobManaging Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett: Join my newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Twitter: @thethoughtcard Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries. My Favorite Resources For Financially Savvy Travelers AirHelp for getting compensated for flight delays and cancellations. Get Your Guide for discovering the best things to do anywhere in the world. Thrifty Traveler Premium for finding cheap flights, flight deals, and mistake fares. CardPointers for figuring out which credit card to use to maximize points and miles. Save 30% using our link.

Duration:00:29:49

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160. Introducing "Family Money Adventure" by Kevin Payne

2/29/2024
"Family Money Adventure" is a money and travel podcast helping you make money moves that feel right for your family. Learn how to plan family vacations, save money on travel, budget well, and discover everyday adventures for your entire family. Listen to Family Money Adventure on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts. Tell Kevin that Danielle from The Thought Card Podcast sent you! Website: familymoneyadventure.com Follow on Instagram: @familymoneyadventure Follow on Twitter: @thefmadventure Discover more travel podcasts by checking out this list!

Duration:00:05:58

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159. Defining Your Family Values and Planning Budget-Friendly Vacations For Large Families with Kevin Payne

2/22/2024
Are you wondering how you can plan affordable vacations for your large family? Kevin Payne from Family Money Adventure is here to help you make money moves that feel right for your family and live adventurous lives. Not only does he share his best tips and advice for making travel a financial priority for big families, but he also suggests fun ways to involve your children in the travel planning process. Based near Cleveland, Kevin shouts out some of his favorite things to do in the Cleveland metro area and throughout Ohio. Other Episodes You’ll Enjoy: Tips For Single Parents Traveling With Kids Must-Follow Travel PodcastsHow Cheap Flights WorkBooks About Travel For Kids Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy TravelersAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersTraveling With a Full-Time JobManaging Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett Join my newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Twitter: @thethoughtcard Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries. My Favorite Resources For Financially Savvy Travelers: Thrifty Traveler Premium for finding cheap flights, flight deals, and mistake fares. CardPointers for figuring out which credit card to use to maximize points and miles. Save 30% using our link. Dollar Flight Club get email alerts with flight deals leaving from your home airport. Trade and Travel by Teri Ijeoma for learning how to trade in the stock market as a day trader or swing trader. Get Outdoors 101 the course by Olivia Christine, teaches how to confidently plan outdoor adventures so you can unplug and de-stress. For $50 OFF, use the promo code ‘ThoughtCard50.’ Knack Bag for stylish and functional backpacks perfect for weekend trips, business travel, or carry-on; laptop storage space and pack enough clothes for a 3-4 night trip.

Duration:00:37:11

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158. Columbia Reconstruction Era Trail and the African American Experience Post-Civil War in South Carolina

2/8/2024
Columbia, South Carolina, offers visitors the unique opportunity to dive deep into American history and learn about the Reconstruction Era, a time of hope and turmoil following the Civil War. This short period from 1865 to 1877 was a challenging time of rebuilding the nation by integrating the southern states back into the Union after the Civil War. Efforts are being made to bring greater attention to the Reconstruction Era, emphasizing its significance in shaping American history. Columbia, South Carolina, is leading the charge with the Reconstruction Era Trail, which tells the story of the post-Civil War period as it happened in Columbia, South Carolina. Join us for this heartfelt homage to Columbia’s resilience and a candid look at the milestones and setbacks that shaped its history. We visit (3) historical and cultural attractions in Columbia, South Carolina, that showcase the African American experience post-Civil War. Uncover how African Americans forged new paths, reunited with families, founded schools and churches, and fought for their rightful place in the political landscape, only to face a formidable backlash. McKissick MuseumMuseum of Reconstruction EraOur Story Matter Gallery at the Columbia Museum of Art Read the blog post: https://thoughtcard.com/attractions-in-columbia-south-carolina/ This episode is made possible with the support of Experience Columbia SC, where you’ll find things to do, year-round events, and everything you need to plan an unforgettable trip. I'm crowdfunding additional episodes of this series. Support my work by contributing $5 to this campaign so I can continue this series. Click here to buy me a coffee. Episodes You’ll Enjoy: Harriet Tubman's Life and Legacy in Auburn, New York Discover Your Roots and Ancestral Home Through DNA Travel With Lisette AustinOutdoor Adventures and Culinary Experiences To Enjoy in Louisiana Northshore Historical Attractions in Clarksville, TennesseeThings To Do in Leiper’s Fork, Tennessee Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy TravelersAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersTraveling With a Full-Time JobManaging Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett Join my newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Twitter: @thethoughtcard Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries. My Favorite Resources For Financially Savvy Travelers: Thrifty Traveler Premium for finding cheap flights, flight deals, and mistake fares. CardPointers for figuring out which credit card to use to maximize points and miles. Save 30% using our link. Dollar Flight Club get email alerts with flight deals leaving from your home airport. Trade and Travel by Teri Ijeoma for learning how to trade in the stock market as a day trader or swing trader. Get Outdoors 101 the course by Olivia Christine teaches how to confidently plan outdoor adventures so you can unplug and de-stress. For $50 OFF use the promo code ‘ThoughtCard50.’ Knack Bag for stylish and functional backpacks perfect for weekend trips, business travel, or carry-on; laptop storage space and pack enough clothes for a 3-4 night trip.

Duration:00:27:26

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157. Discover Your Family Roots and Ancestral Homeland Through DNA Travel with Lisette Austin

1/25/2024
If you’ve ever wanted to trace the footsteps of your ancestors and travel to where your people lived, worked, and called home, today you’re in for a treat. Lisette Austin joins us to share how she’s tracing her roots, uncovering hidden family stories, and embarking on transformative trips to places her ancestors once called home, like Ireland, Italy, Charleston, South Carolina, and more. Get inspired by the power of DNA testing, the importance of preserving family history, and the profound impact of traveling based on your ancestry. Episodes You’ll Enjoy Lisette Austin Saves $110,000 in Travel Costs with Points and MilesHow Money Mindfulness Can Help You Travel MoreHow Cheap Flights Work Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy TravelersAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersTraveling With a Full-Time JobManaging Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett Join my newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Twitter: @thethoughtcard Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries. My Favorite Resources For Financially Savvy Travelers: Thrifty Traveler Premium for finding cheap flights, flight deals, and mistake fares. CardPointers for figuring out which credit card to use to maximize points and miles. Save 30% using our link. Dollar Flight Club get email alerts with flight deals leaving from your home airport. Trade and Travel by Teri Ijeoma for learning how to trade in the stock market as a day trader or swing trader. Knack Bag for stylish and functional backpacks perfect for weekend trips, business travel, or carry-on; laptop storage space and pack enough clothes for a 3-4 night trip.

Duration:00:34:13

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156. The Calculated Leap: Transitioning From a Six-Figure Job to Self-Employment with Chianté Jones

1/18/2024
Chianté Jones, the founder of Dollars and Change, took a bold step by leaving her stable six-figure government job to pursue her passion as a financial coach. After becoming consumer debt-free and accumulating over a million dollar net worth, she knows first-hand the freedom and options that come with having well-managed money. Discover the challenges she's faced during her transition from an employee to an entrepreneur, the lessons she learned, and how she navigated the financial aspects of the journey, including crafting an exit strategy. This episode is packed with valuable insights for anyone looking to pursue entrepreneurship and empowers you to chase your entrepreneurial dreams. Connect With Chianté Jones Website: https://dollarsandchange.com/ Debt Organizer (freebie): www.dollarsandchange.com/debtorganizer YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@DollarsandChange Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett Website: www.thoughtcard.com Newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Podcasts: The Thought Card and Road Trip Ready Follow on Twitter: @thethoughtcard Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Listen to these episodes next: My "I Quit!" StoryCreating Lucrative Side Hustles with Daniella FloresHow To Plan For Maternity Leave When Self-EmployedHow Jannese Torres Created a Six-Figure Blog and Reached Coast FI Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy Travelers Affording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy Travelers Traveling With a Full-Time Job Managing Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries.

Duration:00:42:22

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155. 11 Clever Ways To Save Money On Flights

1/11/2024
Are you gearing up for a year filled with exploration, but the rising cost of airfare is getting in the way? Good news – there are many clever yet often overlooked strategies to help you cut costs. Join me as I unravel how I save money on airfare and the simple ways you can, too. About Our Sponsor - Thrifty Traveler Our 3-part flight deal series is sponsored by Thrifty Traveler, my go-to flight deal subscription service. Use the promo code ‘TC10’ to get $20 off your first year. With Thrifty Traveler Premium, you'll get instant email notifications for cheap flights and mistake fares departing from the U.S. and Canada to domestic and international destinations. Listen to these episodes next: How To Find Mistake Fares Like a ProHow Cheap Flights Alerts WorkHow Flight and Hotel Pricing Works Enjoyed this episode? You’ll love my new book, ‘We Are Financially Savvy Travelers.’ This book provides practical guidance on making smart savings and spending decisions aligned with your values and money goals. Available where books are sold, including Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Apple Books, and more. Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy TravelersAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersTraveling With a Full-Time JobManaging Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/financiallysavvytravelers Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Twitter: @thethoughtcard Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries.

Duration:00:29:10

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154. Introducing "Road Trip Ready" - My New Travel Podcast For Road Trippers

1/4/2024
Who doesn't love road trips? Whether it’s a cross-country road trip, a quick day trip, or a relaxing weekend getaway, get ready to hit the open road with ‘Road Trip Ready,’ the ultimate travel podcast for endless road trip inspiration, stories, travel planning and the best road trip destinations across the U.S. and Canada. Visit our website: https://bit.ly/3TJKFGf Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/48E6dIO Follow Road Trip Ready on your favorite podcast player: Apple PodcastsSpotifyAmazon MusiciHeartRadioPandoraChoose any podcast player Thanks for the support. It really means a lot to us! Road Trip Ready episodes to binge listen to: https://smartlink.ausha.co/road-trip-ready/ep2

Duration:00:00:40

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153. Spectacular Things To Do in Louisiana Northshore For Foodies and Outdoor Enthusiasts

12/21/2023
Louisiana Northshore is a renowned travel destination known for its culinary delights and outdoor adventures. Discover upscale dining experiences, soft adventures, and exciting outdoor activities such as swamp tours, biking the Tammany Trace, and sailing in Mandeville. Only 45 minutes from New Orleans, The Northshore is an easy Louisiana getaway for solo travelers, couples, and families. Get inspired and start planning your next trip! Read the blog post: https://thoughtcard.com/things-to-do-on-northshore/ Many thanks to Visit The Northshore for partnering with me on this podcast episode. Visit The Northshore is a phenomenal resource for travelers planning their next Louisiana getaway. Discover things to do, places to eat like a local, and events happening all year round. Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett Join our newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Twitter: @thethoughtcard Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Other Content You’ll Enjoy Things To Do in Houma, Louisiana (blog post) Historical Attractions in Clarksville, Tennessee - Episode 145 Things To Do in Leiper’s Fork, Tennessee - Episode 146 Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy Travelers Affording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy Travelers Traveling With a Full-Time Job Managing Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries.

Duration:00:29:15

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152. How To Find Airline Mistake Fares Like a Pro

12/14/2023
Although saving for travel is a great way to make travel a financial priority, other ways to afford it should not be overlooked. One of these ways is to keep an eye out for flight deals, including the occasional mistake fare. Listen to this episode for everything you need to know about mistake fares: how to find them and the drawbacks. About Our Sponsor - Thrifty Traveler Our 3-part flight deal series is sponsored by Thrifty Traveler, my go-to flight deal subscription service. Use the promo code ‘TC10’ to get $20 off your first year. With Thrifty Traveler Premium, you'll get instant email notifications for cheap flights and mistake fares departing from the U.S. and Canada to domestic and international destinations. Enjoyed this episode? You’ll love my new book, ‘We Are Financially Savvy Travelers.’ This book provides practical guidance on making smart savings and spending decisions aligned with your values and money goals. Available where books are sold, including Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Apple Books, and more. Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett Join our newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Website: www.thoughtcard.com Follow on Twitter: @thethoughtcard Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Listen to these episodes next: How Flight and Hotel Pricing Works – Episode 78 How Cheap Flights Alerts Work – Episode 150 Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy Travelers Affording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy Travelers Traveling With a Full-Time Job Managing Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries.

Duration:00:21:48

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151. How Cheap Flight Alerts Work (and Why Your Next Adventure Might Depend On It)

11/30/2023
Cheap flight alerts have helped me save between 40-90% on airfare, and it was often the inspiration I needed to keep my finances organized to seize time-sensitive travel opportunities. Flight deal subscriptions might be the game-changer you've been missing, but I get it—you might be (a little) skeptical, so in this episode, I’m partnering with Thrifty Traveler to share how flight deal subscriptions work, how they can benefit you, and why they are the golden ticket to travel experiences you’ve been overlooking. About Our Sponsor - Thrifty Traveler The episode is sponsored by Thrifty Traveler, my go-to flight deal subscription service. Use the promo code ‘TC10’ to get $20 off your first year. With Thrifty Traveler Premium, you'll get instant email alerts for cheap flights departing from the US and Canada. Your subscription includes notifications about points and miles sales, secret mistake fares, and discounted business and first-class tickets. Enjoyed this episode? You’ll love my new book, ‘We Are Financially Savvy Travelers.’ Discover how mindful spending and defining your travel priorities and preferences can lead to affording a lifetime of travel experiences. This book provides practical guidance on making smart savings and spending decisions aligned with your values and money goals. Available where books are sold, including Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Apple Books, and more. Connect With Danielle Desir Corbett: Website: www.thoughtcard.com Join our newsletter: https://thethoughtcard.substack.com/ Follow on Twitter: @thethoughtcard Follow on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Share your thoughts and topic suggestions for new episodes by leaving a voicemail. Listen to these episodes next: Why You Need a Travel Fund - Episode 2 Get Flight Deals Sent To Your Inbox with Jared Kamrowski, Founder of Thrifty Traveler - Episode 70 How To Define Your Travel Style - Episode 102 What People Get Wrong About Financially Savvy Travel - Episode 148 How I Became a Financially Savvy Traveler - Episode 69 Read My Books: We Are Financially Savvy Travelers Affording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy Travelers Traveling With a Full-Time Job Managing Your Money As A New Homeowner Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure My Favorite Resources For Financially Savvy Travelers: Thrifty Traveler for finding cheap flights. Use the promo code ‘TC10’ for $10 off your first year. CardPointers for figuring out which credit card to use to maximize points and miles. Save 30% using our link. Dollar Flight Club get email alerts with flight deals leaving from your home airport. Trade and Travel by Teri Ijeoma for learning how to trade in the stock market as a day trader or swing trader. Get Outdoors 101 the course by Olivia Christine, teaches how to confidently plan outdoor adventures so you can unplug and de-stress. For $50 OFF, use the promo code ‘ThoughtCard50.’ Knack Bag for stylish and functional backpacks perfect for weekend trips, business travel, or carry-on; laptop storage space and pack enough clothes for a 3-4 night trip. My Favorite Resources For Entrepreneurs: Grantable an AI grant-writing tool to save you time writing winning grant applications. Grants For Creators a monthly newsletter sharing grants and other funding opportunities for U.S. creatives, small business owners, and founders. iFindYouClose a membership sharing weekly speaking opportunities so you find the perfect stage for your signature talk. Email Marketing Club a membership where you receive email templates every week that help you connect and convert your audience to paying customers. Work With Me: Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com for brand partnerships and business inquiries.

Duration:00:24:15