Tag: AAA

Travel

Exploring Madagascar’s Quirky Beauty

May 14, 2018. Jeanine Barone

Cycling and hiking through Madagascar in discovery of welcoming people and precious ecosystems.

Cars & Trucks

R.I. Ban on Hand-Held Devices Now in Effect

May 14, 2018. AAA Staff

Drivers talking on hand-held phones in Rhode Island can be ticketed by police and fined up to a $100.

Cars & Trucks

Distracted Drivers Make Everyone’s Commutes Slower

May 14, 2018. AAA Staff

The next time you’re a few minutes late for work, you could blame it on distracted drivers. After all, the excuse is backed by science. Distracted drivers can slow down commutes by as much as 10 percent, according to David Strayer, a cognitive neuroscientist at the University of Utah. His research for the AAA Foundation…

Auto Insurance

Q&A: Does my auto insurance cover a rental car?

May 14, 2018. AAA Staff

The best way to know for sure if your auto insurance coverage includes rentals is to speak with your insurance agent. He or she can explain how your coverage translates to a rental vehicle. For example, your coverage may only apply for up to 30 days. Or your insurer may or may not cover a…

Savings

Do You Know What Student Loans Pay For?

May 14, 2018. AAA Staff

Many students wouldn’t be able to attend college without student loans. About 53 percent of adults ages 18 to 29 with bachelor’s degrees have outstanding student loan debt, according to the Pew Research Center. But student loans don’t cover every college-related expense. Students and their families often have to combine funding sources to cover not…

AAA

Look Who We Met at AAA

May 14, 2018. AAA Staff

Paul Lee and Mimi Man, of Jericho, N.Y., recently visited the AAA Garden City branch to pick up an international driver’s permit before traveling to Japan. Lee said he likes visiting the branch because of the nice people who provide great service. A AAA member since 2011, Lee is also a big fan of exclusive…

Health & Fitness

A Head-to-Toe Guide for Your Warm-Weather Well-Being

May 14, 2018. AAA Staff

You need to protect yourself from head to toe if you want to make the most of the year’s longest and warmest days. Here’s a quick primer.

Hotels & Resorts

Where to Stay in Atlantic City

May 14, 2018. John McHugh

You shouldn’t have to roll the dice on your hotel room. Here’s our comprehensive list of where to stay in Atlantic City.

Health & Fitness

Protect Yourself From Heat Exhaustion

May 11, 2018. Cassandra Raposo

This summer, as the temperatures rise, be sure to pay attention to what your body is telling you.

Food & Dining

Fresh Ideas for Preparing Your Garden-Grown Tomatoes

May 11, 2018. Cassandra Raposo

A summer garden staple like tomatoes can be used in so many ways other than just tossed in a salad. We reached out to AAA Diamond Rated restaurants for ideas.