How to Budget for a Vacation When Prices Keep Going Up

Everyone deserves a vacation, but with amazing prices caused by inflation and the demand for travel, it doesn’t always feel feasible to have one. In fact, the consumer price index for airline tickets has risen a shocking amount in the past year: A whopping 25%, with no signs of slowing down: In April alone, the cost rose 18.6%.

But don’t let rising travel costs discourage you. There are ways to budget properly for your vacations and get the trip you’ve been dreaming of. It just requires a little flexibility, some time, and a lot of planning.

Plan your trip in advance.