womack-2%20wc-550?v=1

Saving For Your Dream Vacation

Womack Advisors share tips on how to save for that big trip

Article by Greg Womack, CFP

Photography by Kimberly Richelle

Originally published in OKC City Lifestyle

After being “cooped-up” during quarantine, most of us are ready to get out for a trip somewhere fun and enjoyable. With budgets tighter than ever, how can you afford to take a much-needed vacation? Here are a few ideas to make that dream trip a reality.


1. Start planning now. Look for deals, discounts, and prepare a budget.
2. Set up a dedicated vacation savings account. Put funds aside to meet your goal regularly.
3. Find extra money. Cut-out non-essential expenses, have a garage sale, sell stuff online, or work an extra job.

Make it a family effort and get everyone involved. Saving can be a fun, positive experience and used as a life-lesson for goal setting and money management. If you don’t have kiddos, share your vacation goals with a friend or family member.

The more energy you put into your vacation plan, the more rewarding your experience can be.
With gas prices way down, and discounts for airlines and travel now more affordable, a vacation is more attractively priced than we’ve seen in a while. So, start now, and have an awesome summer and vacation!
Womack Investment Advisers, Inc. is a financial advisory and planning firm based in Edmond, Oklahoma and San Diego, California. We help our clients in designing plans and investment strategies to work toward their life goals. Greg Womack, CFP is principal of WIA and has been helping his clients plan their financial futures for over 30 years.


Womack Investment Advisers, Inc.
405-340-1717
greg@womackadvisers.com
www.womackadvisers.com

  • womack-2%20wc-300?v=1

Businesses Featured in this Article

Related Businesses

Edward Jones - Lee's Summit

Financial Planners/Advisors

Edward Jones - Lee's Summit

Lees Summit, MO

Edward Jones is a full-service financial services firm offering a complete range of investments and services to individual...

CPAs for Hire LLC

Financial Planners/Advisors

CPAs for Hire LLC

Saint Louis, MO

Founded in 2014, CPAs for Hire LLC is an entrepreneurial-minded Accounting, Tax and Advisory firm located in Town & Country...

Northwestern Mutual Mount Juliet - John Zendrosky

Insurance

Northwestern Mutual Mount Juliet - John Zendrosky

Murfreesboro, TN

Protect. Optimize. Grow. These are the three pillars that I utilize in order to build the best financial foundation for my...

See More

Related Articles