Every family loves to go on vacation and spend quality time together in the sun. Yet holidays, even bargain ones, can be expensive, and it can be hard to find the money to cover them. The good news is that there are some savvy ways you can make sure you have enough money for your next family vacation. Read on to find out what they are.

Offer a room up for Airbnb

If you have extra space in your home such as a granny flat or an annexe you can lease this out with sites like Airbnb to provide extra income for your next vacation. Of course, you will need to set yourself up as a host on their site and take some appealing pictures to convince poe; le to choose your home over the others that are there.

Have a garage sale

One great way of raising some money to put towards a family location is to have a garage sale. This involves letting people in your neighborhood know with signs, and then setting up tables in your yard with all the items you no longer need and want.

Indeed, a garage sale can be doubly beneficial because not only will you make money as you sell items, but you will also clear out space in your home. YOu can make a surprisingly large amount of money from a garage sale too. The trick is to make sure that as many people know about it as possible, and that you price items low to make sure they sell.

Get a loan

While there are plenty of great ways to raise the money you’ll need for your next family vacation, sometimes you just need to be able to access the cash quickly. For example, you may see an epic vacation deal that is being offered for a limited time only, not allowing you enough time to save up in other ways.

In such cases, considering working with a provider that offers online loans can be very helpful. This is because you can get a decision on a loan in as little as 60 seconds, so there is no waiting time, and you will be able to seize the best opportunity that is coming your way.

Do some pet-sitting

Another great way to get the money to cover your next family vacation is to do pet walking and sitting. There are plenty of options available for you here including walking dogs in your local area, which can also be a fun way to get outside and stay fit.

When it comes to pet sitting you may be able to earn some extra cash by going into people’s homes and taking care of their animals when they are not there. For some folks, this will be when they are working and for others, it will be when they are on vacation themselves.

You may even have the option of pet sitting in another location and incorporating this as part of your vacation. For example, you could cut costs on accommodation by staying for free at another family’s vacant home in exchange for taking care of their pets.


Greg Kononenko
Greg Kononenko

My name is Greg Kononenko and I am a full-time online blogger and owner of Dad's Hustle. I'm a dad, and my passion is to help other mums and dads to start their own "hustle" and improve the financial future of their families.

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