International Money Transfers & TransferWise Fees

We are often asked about what we do for international money transfers.  Unfortunately I rarely have a straightforward answer, because it is one of those “it depends” type answers.  We will share with you some of our money transfer tools & tips.

What do we use for international money transfers? Of course, it depends, so we share some of our money transfer tools & tips with you! Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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Details About Getting Our Teen Braces In Spain

It looks like some people are curious about our experience with teen braces in Spain, so time to dig into the details and frequently asked questions for you!  We will cover the process for finding the right orthodontist, the process we went through, as well as our cost for braces in Spain.

Hers's our experience with teen braces in Spain! We will cover finding an orthodontist, the treatment we followed, as well as our cost for braces in Spain. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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How Much Was The Cost Of Living In Spain For A Year?

Let me start by saying, we love that you follow along with our adventures and are curious about the cost to live in Spain.  You really keep us motivated to keep up with our writing.  Living in Spain for a year was amazing and we will keep on going!

Cost of living in Spain for a year! How much does it cost living in Spain for a year? That all depends on you, but this family of 4 captured all of their costs for a year and share it with you. Including a 6 week European road trip! We are Americans sharing our cost of living in Spain. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

I have to admit I do love that people actually read my boring budget stuff.  It’s great fun to play with spreadsheets, look for the best travel deals, and plan away.  I can’t believe there are other people out there that like this stuff too.  They don’t even include any exciting photos, but these budget posts are popular!  Let’s get into the cost of living in Spain!

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How to Save Money! – Tip # 6 (Saving Money While on Vacation)

When it comes to tips on saving money while on vacation, we’ve done it all before.  We try to avoid taxis when getting from A to B.  The biggie is to avoid eating out near major touristic attractions, we prefer the quick on the go street food.  We just don’t buy souvenirs, but if you must, avoid making the purchase at the airport.  Ask the locals for help in finding off the beaten path areas and places to eat.  The list goes on and on.   Continue reading

How to Save Money! – Tip # 5 “Brand Names”

How to Save Money! – Tip# 5 “Brand Names”

So, you have a dream of living life abroad or of taking more vacations, but saving money is holding you back.  Not to worry, we have many money-saving tips that will help that vacation/travel fund grow.  You do have to do a bit of work and show some self-control, but all of these tips help so much.  It is amazing how a little bit here and there can really add up to some $$$ Fat Stacks Yo!

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How Do You Make Money Online? Career Break to Travel Lifestyle

As you know, our move to Spain started with a career break, taking a sabbatical, planning a family gap year, or whatever you want to call it.  After 5 years of travel, it has now officially turned into a travel lifestyle.  Yes, we now have the lifestyle of the open-ended traveler with a home base in Spain.

  • How did you go from Career Break to Lifestyle?
  • How do you make money online?  (C’mon this is the real question you want answered, right?)
  • When are you returning to the USA?

From A Career Break To A Travel Lifestyle - after 3+ years of travel, how Do We Keep It Going? Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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Comparison of USA and Spain Cost Of Living (Show me the money $)

We are often asked about our Spain cost of living compared to the USA.  You know, the cost of daily life, to just live and do what you want to do.  This was a question that came to us in our post – What Do You Want To Know or Have Us Show?

Before moving to Spain, we thought that the cost of living in Europe was going to be expensive.  Of course we had our doubts that we would be able to live on the budget we set for our family of 4.  We made it happen and with the right choices you can too.

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The Cost of Everyday Things – Spain Food Costs

I know you are curious about the cost of things in Spain, as that is a popular question we are often asked. I thought we would show you a little here an there about our Spain food costs. If you have any other curiosities, feel free to ask us and we will be glad to share with you. Continue reading