Going away on vacation should be an enjoyable experience but everyone has a horror story to tell. Perhaps your hotel room was robbed, or perhaps a careless spouse accidentally gambled away more money than they realized, or perhaps you simply lost your wallets somewhere between the airport and hotel. Here are 10 ways to make sure that your trip is a success in spite of those obstacles.
- Use a hidden wallet to carry most of your valuables and identification.
- If you feel comfortable sending it in the mail, mail money orders or traveler’s checks to yourself at your hotel so that even if you lose some of your money, more will be coming.
- While you don’t have to be too strict, you should have an agenda and leave it with someone at home. This way, if something happens in the area where you are vacationing, your loved ones will be