Faxing: are we ready to pull the plug? Yes. That pun is very much intended. In a day and age where everything is virtual and digital, it is a wonder that old school methods like faxing have survived. It is not uncommon these days to find businesses including both emails and fax addresses on their contacts.
A study by AARP Travel shows that 7 in 10 people over the age of 45 prefer road trips to other forms of transport. Another one of their surveys shows that an impressive 87% of over-45-year-olds traveling for fun opted for road trip arrangements.It is therefore pretty clear that you are never too old to go on one of these adventures. All you need to do is take a few special precautions, and you should have just as good a time as you did back in the good old day (you know, when all your joints worked properly).
While everyone living in the digital age needs to practice information security, one of the times our information is most vulnerable is when we travel. Holiday Shell’s commitment to helping you stay safe on the road extends even to your financial health. That’s why we put together this straightforward guide on how to protect yourself from identity theft while traveling.
Even though gas prices are about 30 cents lower than they were this time last year, everyone could still do to save some money at the pump. Who doesn’t like more cash on hand, after all?
While one way to save money is to practice our driving tips to get better mileage, did you know that you could save an extra $325 every year just by filling your gas tank on Mondays, according to a study by GasBuddy?
We have written previously about the effectiveness of driver cell phone laws in keeping motorists safe. While that post covered the legalities and dangers of talking on the phone, one thing we didn’t dig in to was windshield obstruction. If you drive in the 21st century, you’ve probably used some form of GPS navigation. In fact, most people rely on … Read More
You’ve probably seen those signs on the highway: “Keep right except for passing”, or something along those lines. Most of us probably know that the left lane is the fast lane, of course, but have you ever wondered exactly what the law is, why it exists, and whether or not it’s actually enforced? It can become a pretty big squabble … Read More
Color! Color! Color! When you get dressed in the morning, you probably gravitate towards certain colors over others. Maybe you like pastels in the warm months and deeper shades in the cold. When you are painting the rooms of your house, you make similar decisions: neutral colors if you’re trying to sell the house, blues and greens for a calming … Read More
With the ghosts and ghouls of Halloween packed neatly away in the garage and the Christmas lights eeking their way slowly onto houses around the country, it can only mean one thing: holiday travel season is approaching. And holiday travel means danger. Fall and winter bring rain and (if you’re traveling north) it’s big brother, snow. The season is also … Read More
Whether by plane, train, or automobile, more people than ever before are bringing their pets with them when they travel. But car trips still remain one of the most popular ways people choose to get away with their animal friends. Whether you’re planning a weekend getaway or an extended trip, here are some tips to keep your pet healthy and … Read More