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Road Tripping During a Pandemic: 7 Ways to Stay Safe
Guest Post by: Molly Barnes, Digital Nomad Life. Traveling during a pandemic has its risks, there’s no doubt about it. If it’s done right, however — say, on a road ...
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Emergency Fund for Newbies
So, you want to be a traveler and make the ‘Big Bucks’? The first thing to realize is that Travel Nursing isn’t the ‘cash cow’ that many think it is! ...
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Five Reasons Why You Should Shop Small in Your New City
On the Saturday after Black Friday, it’s encouraged that we shop local to celebrate and support small businesses and all that they do for the community. As a traveler, you ...
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13 Scary Hospital Stories from Travel Nurses
Travel nurses travel all over the country. They see many things from monuments to mountains, but many see and hear things they never expected while traveling. You often hear stories ...
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Haves, Have Nots, and Should Haves: Advice, Tips, and Strategies for First Time Travelers
Guest Post By: Kelly Korb I began my travel nurse journey as a first-time traveler in September 2016 and am currently 6 weeks away from completing my first assignment! It ...
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Breaking up with the Contract
Breaking up can be hard to do As a travel nurse, you need to pay close attention to your contracts and agreements. The employer is making a promise to furnish ...
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10 Things Travel RNs Can Do When They Get Rained Out
10 Things Travel RNs Can Do When They Get Rained Out  Travel Nursing is one of the most adventurous professions out there, every 13 weeks you change locations, start at ...
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The Best Ways to Explore Your New City Part II
Guest Post By: Kelly Korb I’m currently a few weeks into my 3rd travel assignment and it is by far my favorite so far, in terms of access to virtually ...
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The Best Ways to Explore Your New City Part I
Guest Post By: Katie McBeth You’ve moved into your new apartment in your new city for your next big travel nurse adventure. You’ve unpacked and gotten comfortable, and you’ve found ...
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