Wondering whether you should accept the expensive auto insurance coverage when renting a car? With primary or secondary auto rental benefits on many travel credit cards, the decision can be complicated. In this video, we break down the scenarios to help you make an informed choice on the auto insurance […]

Car Rental Insurance   Recently updated !


Looking for the best way to get cash when traveling internationally? The Charles Schwab Debit Card and High Yield Investor Checking Account might be for you! The Charles Schwab Debit card reimburses all ATM fees, and is a great tool for international travelers. Not having to worry about fees gives […]

Charles Schwab Debit Card   Recently updated !



Do you love packing cubes? Looking for more ways to pack efficiently, especially with your dress shirts and pants? If so, check out our review of the Eagle Creek Pack-It Garment Folder. Much like packing cubes, it’s an easy way to compartmentalize your packing, while reducing wrinkles and maximizing the […]

Eagle Creek Pack-It Garment Folder   Recently updated !


A lot of the content that we create here on Trip Astute is often inspired by other YouTube channels and travel blogs. In this video, we share some of our favorite blogs for 2017, particularly ones that inspire us! — BLOGS MENTIONED: – The Points Guy – Lifehacker – Financial […]

2017 Top Blogs for the Traveler



We’ve all done it … Connecting to a free wifi network so we can read our messages or see our notifications, especially when we have no other options (e.g. when traveling abroad). However, connecting to a free public wifi hotspot puts your data at high risk. In this video, we […]

Using Free Public Wifi While Traveling


Google Trips is our favorite trip itinerary organizer. However, the app does more than just record your reservations and confirmations. Google Trips offers a number of valuable features, from basic information about your destination to suggested day trips based on the sites that you want to visit. Also, the app […]

Google Trips