Haley Osman

Haley is a contributor to ValuePenguin.

What To Do If You're Bumped From a Domestic Flight

Just because you shelled out hundreds for a plane ticket doesn’t mean you’re guaranteed a seat. Though most passengers may not realize it,... Read More

Should You Still Use a Travel Agent?

Before everyone carried the Internet around in their pocket, travel agents were a near necessity for a successful trip. Your agent would... Read More

How Your Opinions Can Make You Money

Your friends may tire of hearing your thoughts on shampoo, politics or hotels, but there are indeed businesses that find your input so... Read More

Strategies to Save Big on Travel Accommodations

Hotel costs have long deterred travelers from taking long vacations. At hundreds per night in some locations just to sleep and store your... Read More

3 Ways Being Flexible Can Reduce Your Fare To Europe This Summer

If you’re planning a trip to Europe this summer, you’ll find fares have come down somewhat from the stratospheric heights of the past few... Read More

3 Ways To Save On Your Next Flight

Time in the air is often the largest single cost for a trip. If you don’t plan ahead for your flights, you’ll end up paying a lot of money... Read More

How To Save on Entertainment And Transport For Your Next Flight

You were probably careful in shopping around your flight. Now, if your vacation budget matters, it’s time to be as diligent about the... Read More

How to Save with DIY Food and Drink on Your Next Flight

It’s easy to know the exact cost of your plane or train ticket and your hotel or Airbnb. But seasoned travelers often point to the little... Read More

How to Limit Pesky Fees on Vacation

The smartest travelers make a budget for meals, souvenirs and other predictable expenses. But if you’re not careful, you may overspend on... Read More

What You Need to Know about the Cost of Meal Kits

With limited time between the end of the workday and dinnertime, meal kits like Blue Apron, Plated and HelloFresh allow you to skip the... Read More