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Member Reminisces About His 1921 Model T

Back in 1949, when I was 13 years old, my grandfather had a 1921 Ford Model T, which I could have with my father’s permission. He gave in after I agreed to keep it off the hayfields. When it was delivered, I asked my father to teach me how to drive it. He just started

save and splurge savannah

Surprising Savannah Has Much to Discover

Savannah is ready to surprise you. Tourists planning to visit Georgia’s oldest city may expect to walk beneath haunting Spanish moss or check out charming city squares. But did you know the city has a bustling, family-friendly waterfront? Here are a few options for enjoying this Southern gem that you might not have known about. Budget Stay:

Kitchen Remodel

Stay Hip to Today’s Home Improvement Trends

What’s hot in home remodeling.

Using the right tools

Picking the Right Tool for Your Home Project

Having the right tools for a home improvement project can make a world of difference. Lowe’s spokesperson Matt Michaels had this advice for some potential tool quandaries.

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Enjoy Fabulous Las Vegas No Matter Your Budget

The glamour of Las Vegas has long beckoned travelers looking to hit it big on a glitzy escape from the daily grind. While the city made its name on casino gambling, today’s Vegas is increasingly family-friendly. Its lineup of attractions, hotels and restaurants offers something for budget-minded travelers, high rollers and everyone between. Budget Stay:

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Younger Travelers Take to Cruising

Millennials are sailing more. Recent industry surveys found that 85 percent of people between ages 18 and 34 have more interest in cruise travel – particularly in small ship and river cruising – compared to one year ago, and they are cruising more often than Gen Xers (35-50) or baby boomers (50-68), too. Cruise lines


I want to sell my old house. How can I make it feel move-in ready?

1. Decluttering a house helps no matter its age. 2. A fresh coat of paint – interior and, if applicable, exterior – can do wonders. Stick with neutral colors for the widest appeal. 3. New carpet can make an impact, and it doesn’t have to be costly. 4. Think about updating lighting fixtures and replacing

how to own a test drive

Own Your Next Test Drive With Advice From AAA’s Car Doctor

The typical 20- to 30-minute test drive doesn’t offer a ton of opportunity to gauge if a vehicle is right for you, but you can use it wisely.

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10 Things We Love About Charleston, S.C.

Charleston, S.C., is often recognized as one of the nation’s best small cities, and it’s easy to see why.

questions to ask a salesperson

Ask These Questions Before Buying a Car

Come prepared before making a decision at the dealership.

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