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Taking a road trip this summer? Here are 5 tips for tire safety.

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Summer road trips are all the rage, with Americans desperate to get back to traveling after over a year of sheltering in place amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic — but still hesitant to board planes or take public transportation.

A recent survey conducted by Goodyear, one of the country’s leading tire manufacturers, found that 73% of Americans are planning to take a summer road trip.

With that in mind, Goodyear’s tire experts have compiled a list of five tire safety tips to ensure a smooth ride during your summer travels.

The tire tips come at a

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5 insider tech travel hacks you’ll use every single trip

Every summer, I get the travel itch. Before you head out, make sure your home is locked down. The bad news is security cameras, from video doorbells to a full-fledged security system, aren’t always hack-proof out of the box. 

Tap or click here for the steps to make sure only you can access your security and video doorbell camera’s feed. It’s an important step whether you’re traveling or not.

Speaking of cameras, best check your rental for any hidden cameras. It happened to me. Tap or click here for steps to spot a hidden camera.

Now, let’s jump into

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Ready to travel again? Reach for your Chase Sapphire Preferred when planning a trip

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Travel restrictions are lifting and more likely than not, you’re ready to travel again. Sure, you’ve earned impressive credit card rewards while you’ve remained grounded thanks to bonus categories for streaming services, groceries, dining and deliveries. But it’s a fine time to start racking up points related to travel again. Whether you’re taking a short flight to explore a national park or jetting across the

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10 Financial To-Dos Before Going on a Trip

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From searching for the best flight deals to finding the perfect Airbnb rental, travelers often spend hours planning the perfect vacation. Unfortunately, many jet-setters neglect to take the same care with their financial planning.

Modern Money Etiquette: Who To Tip When You’re Traveling

“Before leaving for a vacation, it’s important to create a ‘financial to-do list’ to ensure your finances are kept in order while you’re away,” said Natasha Rachel Smith, a consumer affairs expert with TopCashback.com.

Making a few small monetary moves before leaving for your trip can ensure your re-entry into the

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10 Tips for Keeping Your Summer Road Trip Affordable

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The temperatures are heating up and the number of Americans vaccinated against COVID-19 is rising, so it’s about time to hit the road for a summer trek. You won’t be alone.

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This summer, 92% of Americans are planning a road trip, said Gabe Saglie, the senior communications manager of Travelzoo. People are staying closer to home, venturing three to five hours instead of the seven to 12-plus hours of previous travel seasons.

Find Out:

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