Ever had to travel for a distant cousin's wedding or perhaps the death of someone you don't even know? Those 'obli-cation' trips are costing you a pretty penny! On average we spend about $800/yr on trips we don't really want to go on.
Are you going on any trips you don't want to go on this year? Comment below:
Ever go on a trip because you felt you had to? Americans spend $185 billion a year on such "obli-cations." http://t.co/k9TgEvJV0l— MarketWatch (@MarketWatch) June 25, 2014