Road trips and rodeos: 2021's top travel trends focus on good old-fashioned fun

May 5 2021

After altering travel plans for over a year, families across the country are ready to satisfy their wanderlust again. With an eye on safety, road trips and traditional family activities are making a comeback as people are hitting the highway to visit states that offer good fun and plenty of room to roam.…

The hospitality industry is hiring: Here's what to look for when job searching

Apr 30 2021

As vacation destinations reopen across the country and the busy summer travel season approaches, the hospitality industry is poised for significant growth. According to the latest jobs report, there were 280,000 new hires in the leisure and hospitality industry in March alone. Many experts expect this…

8 reasons why this summer is the perfect time to visit NYC

Apr 27 2021

-New York City is one of the top tourist destinations for Americans year after year, and it’s no surprise why. The thriving art, entertainment and cultural scenes, the endless variety of international foods and a beautiful skyline make New York City an iconic and one-of-a-kind destination. Whether you're…

Top travel trends for U.S. travelers this season

Apr 23 2021

After a devastating pandemic kept us in our homes for over a year, wanderlust is at an all-time high and more Americans are starting to get back out there. In fact, one-third of us plan to travel out of town this spring, while a little over another third plan to do so this summer.1 With that in mind,…

Need a financial checkup? Try these 4 tips

Apr 23 2021

Springtime has finally arrived and for many that means engaging in a little spring cleaning. Traditionally, this entails a deep home cleaning — scrubbing the windows, dusting the furniture, steam-cleaning the carpets, storing winter boots and outerwear, sorting and donating unused or old clothes. One…

6 tips for hitting the road again

Apr 15 2021

Not surprisingly, Americans sharply reduced the overall number of trips they took in 2020, according to the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics. While a certain level of travel has been necessary throughout the pandemic, many travel vendors are seeing increased reservations going into the spring…