The grass is turning green, trees are beginning to bud, and the temperature is rising. It’s time to open your cottage or summer home!Read More
Are you going on a trip of a lifetime or a well-deserved family vacation this summer? If so, it can be both exciting and stressful. After months of preparation, there's nothing left to do other than hop on a plane or jump in the car and go. But wait a minute! What about your family pet?Read More
When visiting local businesses in your community, figuring out tips is easy. If you received great service at your favorite restaurant, a 20% tip is appropriate. If you’re visiting your favorite watering hole, $1.00 - $2.00 per drink or 10-15% for the entire bill is appropriate.
What about when you’re on vacation? The rules may differ depending on where you go.Read More
After enduring months of snow and cold, people can’t wait to get away on a spring break vacation. Even though this winter has been mild where I live, I can’t wait to visit a warmer climate.Read More
Are you renting a car for spring break or a summer trip? I’ve found the rental car experience is seldom an enjoyable one. Everyone is in a hurry to get their cars and go. In addition, the rental car staff always makes me question whether I’m doing the right thing by declining their coverage.Read More
If you live in an area of the country that experiences cold and snow, signs of spring are a welcome sight. This is also the time of year many families put the finishing touches on their spring break trips. After surviving another winter, this is like a rite of passage.
While spring break and other vacations throughout the year are exciting, for many people there’s always a bit of nervousness. For me the nervousness is around flying. I know flying is a safe and efficient way to travel. However, what about that unexpected turbulence?Read More