04/08/2013 11:26 am ET | Updated Aug 14, 2013

How To Make Your Vacation Cheaper, From Jean Chatzky (VIDEO)

We'd all like to take more vacations, but between flights, accommodation and activities, the dollars add up quickly. Luckily, money expert Jean Chatzky dropped by Mondays With Marlo to chat about how to keep costs down when going away. Looking for package deals that include hotels and airfare is a great money saver -- hotels can offer rooms for a much lower price when they're bundled. Housing swaps can also be a great option. And finally, consider renting a home instead of shelling out for a hotel the next time you travel. For more on Jean Chatzky's Money School, visit her website.

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