AAA Travel Agent Tales: Holly Smith
“I admire AAA’s attention to detail and the care and concern we genuinely have for our clients.” For the past three and a half years, AAA travel agent Holly Smith has been helping AAA members plan their dream vacations. “Multigenerational travel is always a favorite of mine,” she said. Her biggest challenge has been […]Read more
Gas Tank Mythbusters
If we had a dollar for every time our grandfathers told us some farfetched car myth, like how it’s best to gas up in the morning or how it’s bad for your car to let the tank run low, we’d all be rich. Sure, grandfathers can be pretty tough to argue with, but who knows […]Read more
Don’t be a Fool’s Fool on April Fools’ Day
Whether you’re the pranker or the prankee, it’s fun to have a good laugh on April Fools’ Day. But you never want to feel like a fool when it comes to protecting yourself and your identity. It’s never foolish to plan ahead As a AAA member, you already know the importance of planning, and […]Read more
Wedding Registry Tips
Traditionally, wedding registries were created so that guests could gain gift-giving insights. That still holds true, but everything else about wedding registries has evolved. Young couples are not necessarily setting up housekeeping, if you will. They may already be cohabitating, or it may not be a first wedding. They may not need or want 12 […]Read more
What are Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems?
Ever wonder what that little horseshoe-shaped icon with the exclamation point on your dash means? If your car’s model year is 2007 or later, that little icon pops up on your dash when your tires are underinflated. It’s all part of your car’s tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS), a built-in mechanism that helps keep you […]Read more
Tax Day Woes: What the Deadline Means and Who Can Help
Soon, focus will shift from March Madness brackets to tax brackets, as April 15th is fast approaching. If thoughts of forms and filing make you cringe, you’re not alone. Thankfully, you also have multiple options for assistance with the process. If you don’t have time to do your own paperwork or if you don’t […]Read more
Won’t You Be My Neighbor?
Anyone who has ever moved to a new neighborhood knows it’s not always a cinch to get to know your neighbors. By taking the time to do so, you will feel more a part of the community, you’ll have people to call upon when you need them, and you might make some great new friends. […]Read more
Top 5 Mapping Systems: Benefits & Disadvantages
The days of hand-scrawled driving directions on the backs of scrap papers are gone, road atlases are becoming rare books, and as people travel more and more—for work, pleasure, or both—accurate mapping systems are necessary tools in a traveler’s arsenal. These tools aren’t cheap, and with so many options to choose from, you want […]Read more