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The Thought Card: Travel Tips, Travel Hacking, and Personal Finance For Financially Savvy Travelers

Jul 13, 2023

What is backpacking and who is this lifestyle best suited for? Is it possible to travel around the world on $10 a day? Find out how Will Hatton, The Broke Backpacker, traveled around the world on a budget of $10 a day for over a decade.  

In this episode, we chat about: 

  • How backpacking helped Will grow as a person

  • The key differences between backpacking and flashpacking 

  • Mistakes killing your backpacking budget 

  • Is it really possible to travel for only $10, if so, how?

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Read My Books: 

  1. Affording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy Travelers

  2. Traveling With a Full-Time Job

  3. Managing Your Money As A New Homeowner 

  4. 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.

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  • 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.  

  • Podcasters Getting Paid for endless podcast monetization ideas by Michelle Jackson. 

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