smart spending

What's on sale in December

The Caribbean
Previous
8 of 8
Next
The Caribbean © PHB.cz / Fotolia

The Caribbean

December is a good time of year to get a deal on a beach vacation -- in some places for as much as 50 percent off, says Jason Clampet, co-founder of Skift, a travel media company.

"The period from Thanksgiving to about the 20th of December is always a cheaper time to travel because no one's really traveling at that time," he says. "There are always real bargains, especially to the Caribbean."

One recent Caribbean deal he reviewed was $345 per person for three nights through Dec. 24 -- about half of what it will be 30 days later. Clampet says, "You can't do that in January."

Previous
8 of 8
Next

advertisement

Show Bankrate's community sharing policy
          Connect with us
REFINANCE HOME EQUITY AUTO CDs CREDIT CARDS
Product Rate Change Last week
30 year fixed refi 3.94%  0.04 3.98%
15 year fixed refi 3.12%  0.02 3.14%
10 year fixed refi 3.17%  0.01 3.16%
 
View Rates in your area Next
Product Rate Change Last week
30K FICO-based HELOC 4.56%  0.06 4.62%
50K FICO-based HELOC 4.07%  0.02 4.09%
100K FICO-based HELOC 3.83%  0.01 3.84%
 
View Rates in your area Next
Product Rate Change Last week
60 month used car loan 2.65%  0.27 2.92%
48 month used car loan 2.87%  0.08 2.79%
60 month new car loan 3.15%  0.09 3.06%
 
View Rates in your area Next
Product Rate Change Last week
1 Year CD 1.05% --0.01 1.04%
2 Year CD 1.16%  0.01 1.17%
5 Year CD 1.72%  0.02 1.70%
 
View Rates in your area Next
Product Rate Change Last week
Balance Transfer Cards 15.95%  0.07 15.88%
Cash Back Cards 16.51%  0.08 16.43%
Low Interest Cards 11.10%  0.07 11.03%
 
Next
advertisement
FRUGAL NEWSLETTER

Discover new ways to cut costs and save more every day. Reduce your spending, not life’s pleasures. Delivered weekly.

advertisement
Partner Center
advertisement

Connect with us