Luxury Travel on a Budget

Episode 65 · May 30th, 2022 · 26 mins 41 secs

About this Episode

For all the travel lovers out there:

  • Have you ever wondered what it takes to travel in style and luxury on a budget?
  • Need to know the best credit cards to use, to gain the most points and avoid fees?
  • Want to learn how you could extend your hotel stay at Disney by 3 days? Listen in as Danielle shares her best tips for using credit cards to have affordable and luxury travels around the world.

Meet Danielle:

Danielle Desir Corbett is the host of The Thought Card Podcast, an affordable luxury travel and personal finance podcast empowering financially savvy travelers to travel more and build wealth. She is also the author of several travel and personal finance books including "Affording Travel" and "Traveling With a Full-Time Job."

“Really make sure that whatever this card is offering, aligns with what you value and what you're most likely going to need and take advantage of.” - Danielle Desir Corbett

03:18 - Danielle's Story
06:13 - How to get started with travel hacking
08:24 - How does the credit card points work?
10:42 - How to effectively use your credit card
12:21 - Favorite credit card to get started
13:55 - No fee v fee credit card
15:12 - Type of perks you get with your credit card
16:02 - Using your cards outside of the US
18:23 - Best system and tips for tracking your cards
20:59 - Additional benefits that come with your card
21:48 - How much can you save by being more intentional with your card spending?

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