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Top 8 Tips for Dining on a Budget at WDW

Nachos and drinks

Walt Disney World has some excellent dining opportunities, but they can sometimes get a little pricey. If you aren’t careful, you can spend more than you intended on food alone. That’s why it’s a good idea to create a dining budget. Once you do, you’ll have to stick to it, and here are a few tips to help you do ...

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8 Things You Must Know Before You Plan Your Disney Vacation

Walt Disney World Sign

Planning your Disney vacation is almost like the start of the vacation itself. Going through restaurants, deciding which Fastpasses to get, what color Magic Band you’ll use; they all add to the excitement that soon you’ll be in the most magical place on Earth. Before you get to that stage, however, there are a few things you must know before ...

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24 Tips For Doing Disney on a Budget

Castle Money

Planning a Disney trip is stressful enough, but here are a few ways to cut back on your budget to make it a little less stressful. Remember, every trip is special and you don’t have to do it all. Traveling to Orlando 1. Driving is usually the cheapest way to get to Disney if you have two or more people ...

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Top 10 Budget-Busters At Walt Disney World

Cinderella Castle Fairytale Hall

Most tourists visiting Walt Disney World have a budget in mind. While it may seem easy to do, once you arrive, it can be a difficult task to stay within your budget due to the amount of activities and events going on. Here are the top ten budget busters at Walt Disney World! 10. Downtown Disney Activities While many Disney ...

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14 Things That May Be A Complete Waste Of Your Money at Disney

Cinderella's Castle and Grounds

14. Printed Ride Photos A printed ride photo costs $18.95 + tax, and a digital download of the same photo costs $14.95 + tax. If you absolutely must pay for a ride photo (which I usually wouldn’t anyway), it makes more sense to purchase the digital download. With the digital download, you can save the photo to your computer and ...

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How To Do Disney on a $2,200 Budget – Plan #3


This is the final article in a series of three that details a Walt Disney World vacation on a budget. So far, we’ve offered one plan that includes an on-site hotel with a promotional room rate and one plan that includes an off-site hotel. For this plan, we take advantage of Disney’s most popular promotion, Free Disney Dining. For the ...

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Disney Discounts – 10 Ways You Can Save Money on Your Disney Trip

We all know that visiting Disney is one of the most magical experiences of all time. What is not so magical is going home and seeing your final bill for everything that was spent. It can also be challenging for large families to budget themselves or save enough to cover the cost of a decent lengthy stay or visit to ...

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How To Do Disney on a $2,200 Budget – Plan #1

When I speak with people about a potential Disney vacation, the most commonly cited reason for not visiting Disney is the cost. Many people are highly intimidated by the idea of expending what they perceive to be exorbitant amounts of money on a Disney vacation. Admittedly, a Disney vacation can be costly, but the good news is that it doesn’t ...

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15 Best Pre-Trip Planning Tips for Disney

A Disney vacation is exciting in every way possible. And planning is half the fun. Your trip can be months, even years away, but researching and planning make the wait a little bit more bearable. There are plenty of things that you can do to get the ball rolling on your next Disney trip. And here are 15 of the ...

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