Prep for hurricane season

It’s that time of year again.  For people living near the coasts of the southern Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, and the eastern Pacific Ocean, it’s time to review your emergency/disaster kit….It’s hurricane season.  The season runs from June 1st through November 30th. I read on twitter from the Department of Homeland Security … Read more

Safe Travel

It’s Labor Day weekend!  So we want to wish you a safe and restful holiday weekend.  To that end, please plan a little bit before you travel to ensure you can meet some adverse situations if you were to encounter them.  Just a little planning before you depart can help make things more bearable. Check … Read more

Travel Care

Take extra care if you find yourselves traveling this week for Thanksgiving weekend here in the U.S. and of course the retail event, Black Friday.  In addition to your normal packing for the trip, don’t forget to check the car out as well: Check fluid levels (oil, transmission, brake, antifreeze, and windshield washer fluid; pretty … Read more


I don’t like shopping for cars.  I really don’t like paying for them.  When I have to buy one, my criteria are generally practical; dependability, good gas mileage, low monthly payments.  Anything outside of that for me gets into my emotions.  Now, I want much more than those things in a car.  I know this … Read more