PLAN, PREP & BUDGET

Whether you’re planning to embrace the RV lifestyle on a full-time or part-time basis, or even just as a vacationer, it pays to do some advance planning and budgeting to help you prepare you financially so you have a good idea of what you’re getting into. The cost of RV living can vary widely, depending on your RV, travel style and pace, and lifestyle choices – such as eating out and entertainment. With so much to consider – RV and vehicle setup, towing options, financing, extended service contracts, campground fees, camping memberships, fuel, ongoing maintenance, and repair costs – you don’t want to end up with any nasty surprises. So to really enjoy all that the RV lifestyle has to offer, do your homework and you’ll discover many ways to save money and make this life financially sustainable for you. The articles below share some insights and examples. 

How Technology Keeps Us Mobile + Monthly Expenses

Our very first consideration when we started talking about the possibility of traveling, living and working from a motorhome was whether or not technology would make this lifestyle possible for us and if so, how! We had a hundred and one questions like… How would we stay connected? Did we need to invest in a satellite system? Would

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Video: Our first 3 months on the road

It was only a couple of weeks ago that we shared our feelings and experiences since hitting the road – in our blog post “The truth about how we’re adjusting” – in a Q&A format with perspectives from all 3 of us. In this video, we sat down for a bit of face to face time to talk casually

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Finding the ideal TOAD

While you may not find it in the dictionary, in the RV world, the word TOAD is slang for “towed vehicle” – typically a car, SUV or off road vehicle that you tow behind your motorhome, to make it easier (and less expensive) to get around and about, explore, shop and run errands in the areas you visit

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Choosing the right type of RV for you

Thinking about trying out a mobile lifestyle but don’t know where to begin? Let me try to provide a little help for you. If you’re anything like us, shopping for an RV can be a bit overwhelming when you first start. Class A, B, B+, C, Super C, fifth wheel, Travel trailers and many more. 

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We’re full-time RVers who have traveled to all 50 USA states over the past 6 years, sharing our journey and learnings along the way. We want to help YOU hit the road and live your RV dreams too.

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