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Staycations

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The summer season is here; and with the warm weather comes a little time off.

It's the time of year when people pack up and hit the road. But despite signs of a stronger economy not everyone is jetting off to tropical destinations. Instead they're keeping things low key and sticking close to home.

A few years ago when the economy hit rock bottom a new concept was born. Called the staycation; it gave people a little time away right in their own neck of the woods. Unfortunately it turns out not everyone's city is a desirable vacation spot. So if you're looking to save a few extra bucks on this year's travel plans the financial website Wallet Hub has a few tips on where to point the car and when to keep driving.  read more »