About the Author

Cassandra Raposo

Cassandra has been a writer for Your AAA since 2017. She writes mostly Lifestyle content, but will dabble in other topics here and there. Cassandra graduated from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth with a bachelor’s degree in English and a concentration in writing, rhetoric and communication. When she’s not writing, you can likely find her singing in the car or petting a dog somewhere.

Articles by Cassandra Raposo

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Cheap Beach Vacations in the Northeast

Plan on beachin’ it for your next trip? The Northeast is home to plenty of cheap beach vacations with great views and even greater fun.

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Flood Insurance FAQ: What You Need to Know

Understanding flood coverage can be confusing. Here are answers to some of the most common questions about flood insurance.

Your Guide to Common Snow Melt Solutions

Wondering how to effectively melt ice and save your driveway? Learn about common types of snow melt solutions and the pros and cons of each.

Vegetarian Thanksgiving Fare Everyone Will Love

Vegetarian Thanksgiving recipes will have vegetarians, vegans and omnivores alike giving thanks to the chef.

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Get With the Beat: Heart Rate Explained

Why you should pay close attention to your target heart rate when exercising.

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8 Great Weekend Getaways in NJ

From beaches to casinos, romantic valleys to historic sites, New Jersey has it all. Here’s our list of fun weekend getaways in N.J.

Q&A With a Park Ranger About Fall Foliage

We talk leaves with Patressa Kearns, visitor services park ranger and fall color report writer at Shenandoah National Park.

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Then vs. Now: US Student Debt

Here’s the lowdown on how the cost of higher education has increased over the decades, why it continues to rise and other student debt facts.

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Scenic Running Trails in Boston and NYC

Here are some scenic running trails in the Northeast’s big cities, Boston and New York City.

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How to Consolidate Student Loans

One student loan, two student loans – oh my! How to keep track of them all? Here’s how to consolidate student loans.

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