RV Lifestyle Expert

RV Lifestyle Expert

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If you are interested in the RV Lifestyle, this is the podcast for you. Margo Armstrong is in her 25th year living the RV lifestyle full-time. Her monthly blog, MovingOnWithMargo.com, plus 11 books on the subject provide an abundance of material for her podcast. She also moderates the RVLifestyleExperts.com website that provides hundreds of pages of free information about the lifestyle. She brings out-of-the-box topics to you every month. As an advocate of this lifestyle, you can expect her to keep you current on the RV industry’s shenanigans, latest toys, and new designs.


Selling Your House for an RV Life on the Road
Oct 3 • 22 min
If planning to move into an RV for a life on the road, the urgency to get rid of that last big obstacle (your house) may become an obsession. I know because this happened to me. You can save yourself a lot of money (and headaches) by selling the house…
Driving Schools and Maintenance Boot Camps
Sep 20 • 10 min
Learning as much as you can about your rig before roaring off into the sunset pays off. But I suspect the anxiety is building. Stepping into the cab of a new machine can be terrifying. Even if it’s just the new-to-you huge pickup that tows the trailer or…
Relax and Let It Go!
Sep 4 • 10 min
With all the anxiety impacting our world today, learning new habits could save our health and our lives. Take a few minutes to relax and let go. Learn to Say What You Think. Training dogs to sniff out COVID 19. For the rest of the story: * Training dogs…
Be Maintenance Ready
Sep 3 • 8 min
For those of you just starting your RV adventure, one of the mental preparations to make for the first trip (and really all future trips) is patience. You may have heard the rumor that maintenance can be ongoing and expensive. “Be maintenance ready” is a…
How to Start the Solo RV Lifestyle
Aug 7 • 12 min
Having spent 25 years on the road, 10 years as a solo, Margo offers some suggestions on how to start the solo RV lifestyle. Support Clubs: Escapees.com [https://www.escapees.com] RVing Women [https://www.rvingwomen.org] Wandering Individuals Network…
Follow the Rules or Go Home!
Jul 17 • 14 min
This episode about campground rules is designed to alert you to the restrictions many campgrounds and resorts are placing on visitors this summer. Being thrown out of a park is not fun. With campgrounds and resorts filled to capacity, you may be homebound…
Part 3: Saving Money While Enjoying the Lifestyle
Jul 2 • 14 min
What most people exploring the details of the RV lifestyle want to know is “can I afford to live this dream?” This podcast is dedicated to answering that question. If you set a budget for your travels, get the most for your money. Here are some…
Part 2: RV Maintenance…Are You Ready?
Jul 1 • 13 min
Discussion of typical maintenance costs related to each class of RV. For more information on the RV Lifestyle, take a look at my RV Lifestyle Collection eBook, https://amzn.to/2LQoE3g —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/margo-armstrong/message
Part 1: Find The RV that is RIght for YOU
Jul 1 • 13 min
Part 1: Finding the Right RV for Your Lifestyle Different classes of RVs available are Class A, Class C, Class B, Travel Trailer, Fifth Wheel, and Class B/B+. Find out which one works for you. I discuss cost and features of each to help you make the right…
RVers Helping RVers and Other Tips
May 31 • 8 min
“Full-timers” consist of thousands of construction, energy, and medical workers, living mobile out of necessity for their jobs, as well as retired and gig-economy folks who sold their “sticks-and-bricks” homes to live a nomadic lifestyle. Displaying the…
Towing Rules of the Road
May 31 • 10 min
Towing Rules of the Road Start your RV lifestyle safely by learning the towing rules of the road in each state. If you are new to towing or just need to be reminded about the different state laws, here in a capsule are the main requirements. Reference:…
RV Industry Death Spiral - Part 2
May 31 • 11 min
Is the RV Industry in a Death Spiral? Maybe, maybe not. Starting in 2008, the RV industry headed into a slump that lasted until 2010. As the industry started to turn around, manufacturers decided on a survival plan, build cheap and sell high. This podcast…
RV Industry Death Spiral - Part 1
May 31 • 12 min
Is the RV Industry in a Death Spiral? Maybe, maybe not. Starting in 2008, the RV industry headed into a slump that lasted until 2010. As the industry started to turn around, manufacturers decided on a survival plan, build cheap and sell high. This podcast…
Introduction to RV Lifestyle Experts
May 31 • 4 min
To give my audience a taste of the topics to come in future monthly podcasts, several episodes are available today. I plan to cover changes in the RV industry, new RV designs, innovations, environmental bulletins, and my observations on the RV lifestyle.…