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The Financial Basics Of RV Living

If you’ve ever seen reruns of 1950s era sitcoms, they look funny by today’s standards. Dad worked, mom stayed home and everybody smoked. Back in those days you could enjoy a middle class lifestyle on one income. That gave way … Continue reading

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Exploding Rents Are Killing American Budgets

Escalating rents are killing the budgets of more and more Americans. It wasn’t long ago that renting was an escape from escalating home prices. Today housing costs, for renters and home buyers, are exploding at multiples of inflation. It doesn’t … Continue reading

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Your Biggest Expense In Retirement?

People approaching retirement age get bombarded with warnings about saving enough to cover health care expenses but, according to a study by the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI), health care expenses are number 2 on the biggest expense list. The … Continue reading

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Plan Your Finances For Life On The Road

The sad encounters in our RV travels were inevitably those who had been forced into the RV lifestyle by difficult economic circumstances. The good news is that, even during the really down years of 2009 and 2010, people living in … Continue reading

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Alternate RV Living Arrangements

RV living offers many advantages and one of the big advantages is being able to take some really interesting jobs at really interesting places. Mobile living gives you the option of taking jobs that aren’t available to other people. Opportunities … Continue reading

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How Much Will You Really Travel?

The RV lifestyle is almost infinitely flexible in how it can be arranged. That can be good and bad as it means there are an infinite number of ways to structure your RV lifestyle and your preferences may change over … Continue reading

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Budgeting For Life On The Road

Every aspect of your RV life is going to revolve around your budget. Money trickles down to even the most fundamental decisions about your mobile lifestyle. The biggest component of travel will be fuel costs and gas mileage will feedback … Continue reading

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Budgeting For Your Life On The Road

It’s easy to imagine the carefree lifestyle of RV living, rolling from one amazing vista to another, the days blend together in pleasant and unhurried distraction. Life on the road is awesome when it’s a fantasy. The reality is a … Continue reading

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