NerdWallet: How to travel while you’re young—without going broke

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.

It’s a dilemma many 20-somethings face: You badly want to travel the world. But if your bank account could talk, it would say, “Are you kidding?”

When you’re just starting out, even a week-long vacation might seem like a one-way ticket to credit card debt — especially if you have a modest income or lack access to paid time off. But with the right moves, you can budget for travel without going into the red.

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For Krista Aoki, the key to avoiding debt while traveling is simple: Save.

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