Celebrate with safety this Fourth of July season

Family, fun, food and fireworks. It's that time of year when many will be celebrating the Fourth of July holiday. All too often, however, celebrations can end with a trip to the hospital if fireworks are mishandled. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission wants to make sure consumers know the [...]

By |2019-07-07T14:01:14-08:00June 27th, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Celebrate with safety this Fourth of July season

Summer travel, gasoline and earning credit card rewards

Summer travel and gasoline go hand-in-hand, and with consumer demand for gasoline approaching its annual peak, people across the country are preparing to drive to vacation destinations. Motorists might be interested in learning more about the "Best & Worst States for Summer Road Trips," the "Best Gas Rewards Credit Cards," [...]

By |2019-07-07T14:02:58-08:00June 20th, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Summer travel, gasoline and earning credit card rewards

Calling all pro-cycling fanatics: time for the Italian Autumn Classic

For fanatics of pro cycling, spectacles of power and speed can be washed down at leisure while sipping Lombardy’s light, red wines paired with risotto and ossobuco this fall in northern Italy. Over the eight days of the Italian Autumn Classics, Oct. 7-13, the rough riders of three end-of-season bicycle [...]

By |2019-06-05T10:17:47-08:00June 6th, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Calling all pro-cycling fanatics: time for the Italian Autumn Classic

Why not try a bed & breakfast this summer? Bookings are on the rise

Bed and breakfast inns may seem like something from a different era, but according to Travelocity, this old school accommodation is seeing a significant upswing this summer. New booking data from the travel site shows room nights at B&Bs have grown 25 percent year-over-year both domestically and internationally, and some [...]

By |2019-05-22T19:12:37-08:00May 23rd, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Why not try a bed & breakfast this summer? Bookings are on the rise

Does your health insurance work outside the U.S.?

What happens if you're on vacation and injure yourself or get sick? An alarming number of Americans are unclear whether their health insurance works outside the U.S., according to a new survey from InsureMyTrip. Over 58 percent polled were not sure whether their domestic health insurance plan would cover any [...]

By |2019-05-01T09:46:03-08:00May 2nd, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Does your health insurance work outside the U.S.?

Consider these part-time summer jobs to earn extra cash

Summer is around the corner and it could be the perfect time for acquiring a part-time job in your community and make some extra cash at the same time. Whether you are a graduating senior in high school and heading off to college in the fall, a single mom in [...]

By |2019-04-17T20:23:03-08:00April 18th, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Consider these part-time summer jobs to earn extra cash

Where are the Most Diverse Cities in America?

With immigration policy remaining a hot-button issue in 2019’s political landscape, the personal-finance website WalletHub issued its report on 2019’s Most Diverse Cities in America. To determine the places in the U.S. with the most mixed demographics, WalletHub compared the profiles of more than 500 of the largest cities across [...]

By |2019-04-10T10:00:04-08:00April 11th, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Where are the Most Diverse Cities in America?

Florida Cities Top Places for Family Spring Break Trips

Florida, the Caribbean, Mexico ... The first wave of family spring break has ended but students from major cities such as New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, and Washington, D.C. are getting ready for their recesses at the end of April. CheapOair, an online travel agency and provider of cheap flights, [...]

By |2019-05-02T18:46:08-08:00April 4th, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Florida Cities Top Places for Family Spring Break Trips

San Diego: True Surf Paradise for All Surf Enthusiasts

Calling all surfing enthusiasts: with year-round nearly perfect climate, 70 miles of glorious coastline and many celebrated surf spots, San Diego offers surf enthusiasts the true Southern California dream. As the Golden State waxes up its boards in recognition of “California Surfing Day” on Sept. 20, officially declared in 2018, [...]

By |2019-03-27T13:28:44-08:00March 28th, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on San Diego: True Surf Paradise for All Surf Enthusiasts

Study Finds Top 10 Most Popular Cars Driven By Millennials

Wondering what kinds of cars Millenials are opting for these days? You might be surprised. A new study on the top 10 most popular cars driven by Millennials says those between the ages of 22 and 37 are buying cheaper cars than past generations. According to QuoteWizard it looked at [...]

By |2019-03-20T15:51:46-08:00March 21st, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Study Finds Top 10 Most Popular Cars Driven By Millennials