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Score big hotel deals with same-day booking

In the old days, a last-minute hotel reservation meant stopping in and asking if there's room at the inn. Or, you could call every place in town to see who had space. Now there are apps that actually specialize in finding those last-minute deals.

Send a postcard using these apps

There's a new app out there called Postcard on the Run. With that, you can take a picture on your iPhone, Android or Windows phone, and then send it as a physical postcard.

Watch out for timeshare reselling scams

If you bought into a timeshare, or even inherited one, at some point you may end up trying to unload the property. But watch out, because this is an area that's ripe for scammers.