In the spirit of full disclosure, I’m a diehard Disney fan. Every year over the past decade, ever since my older daughter was 1, my family has made the 2,000-mile roundtrip trek from Philadelphia to Walt Disney World in Orlando an annual – or sometimes biannual – tradition. You could say that Disney is in […]Read more
A Safe Haven for Your Money
AAA Deposit Program offers Money Market Accounts and Online Savings Accounts, along with a full range of CDs and IRA CDs through Discover Bank. When considering a new account, always ask: ● Where can I get the best money market rates? ● How many transactions can I make each month? ● When is the interest […]Read more
Employee Life Insurance Alone: A Bad Idea?
You think you’re covered – you have life insurance from your employer and that’s all you need. Right? Not so fast. ● It’s usually restricted to one or two times your annual salary. Experts recommend five to 10 times your annual salary. ● You are limited to the options the company has chosen for you. […]Read more
Got a Ticket?
IF YOU HAVE RECEIVED A TRAFFIC TICKET IN NC, SC OR VA, AAA MAY BE ABLE TO HELP. Contact your county of citation to find out if you are eligible for a reduced or dismissed ticket by taking a AAA Traffic Safety Class offered in Charlotte, Durham or Hillsborough. Enroll at http://www.AAA.com/DrivingSchool or call 866-741-6668. […]Read more
Portugal’s Rich History Spans Centuries
Portugal is famous for its superior port wines but few remember this tiny country was the longest-lived of modern European colonial empires, spanning almost 600 years, from the capture of the city Ceuta near the Strait of Gibraltar in 1415 to the handover of Macau to China in 1999. Its ships sailed uncharted seas during […]Read more
Legislative Survery Results 2014
We asked, you answered. Below are the results of our 2014 Legislative Survey. NC & SC Questions 1) Should vehicles be confiscated from individuals driving repeatedly with a revoked, suspended or no license? Yes 89% No 11% 2) Should it be permissible to talk on a hands-free cell phone while driving a motor vehicle? Yes […]Read more
AAA App To The Rescue
My husband and I took a trip out West without the kids, and my phone rang at 3am. My son, Travis, is calling from South Carolina because he locked his keys in the car and there is no spare key. So I used the AAA app on my iPhone to get an operator. She listened […]Read more
Receive a FREE heart-shaped cooling gel patch when requesting information on the AAA Prescription Savings program. AAA members save an average of 24% on prescription medication for the whole family – including pets. Call 1-866-AAA-SAVE or visit AAA.com/prescriptions to request AAA Prescription Savings information and your free gift! One gel patch per household. Offer good […]Read more