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7 money-saving tips for your summer road trip

2016 will be a record-setting year for gasoline consumption and total miles traveled thanks, in part, to fuel prices that are at their lowest levels since 2009, according to figures from AAA. You can save money on your summer road trip by planning ahead for hotel stays, food, attractions and more. Here are seven tips to help you save on your vacation on the road.

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Elliott J. Clark, 65, of Kansas City, MO, spent five years caught in the debt trap of payday loan interest when his wife's broken ankle began his high-interest cycle trap.
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