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Hot Car Safety Tips

One of the dangers that comes along with the high temps of the summer is children being left in cars. While we all hope a child will not be left in the car, there are many ways and tools to use as reminders that a child is in the car with you. Here are a few tips        Put Something in the Back Seat    One of the easiest things you can do is to put something in…

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Road Trip to NYC Waterfront

After a rough winter, most New Yorkers want to enjoy the outdoors when the temperature warms up. And for tourist to NYC, exploring waterfront destinations around the city is a great way to spend your time. Here are some fun things to do waterside around NYC.      Lady Liberty    Perhaps one of the best waterside activities in NYC is taking a ferry over to the Statue of Liberty. Schedule a trip to see Lady Liberty up close and…

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Car Buying Tips

Ready to buy a new or used car? Sure you can just walk into a dealership to buy a car but it is better to prepare for the purchase before hand. Somethings to consider before buying a car include:    New vs Used    Are you shopping for a brand new car or a used car? Know your budget and your other needs will help you determine if you will be able to purchase a new car or a used…

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Jekyll Island Road Trip

Take a trip to Jekyll Island, one of the Golden Isles of Georgia this summer to enjoy history, activities and of course the beach. There is something for everyone to enjoy on this trip and if you are traveling from in or near Atlanta, you are just 4 hours away from this great summer getaway.    Beaches      Driftwood Beach – This is the most popular ‘attraction” in Jekyll Island and that’s no surprise. It’s more a picture taking paradise…

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Water Parks Around Georgia

The temps are heating up so now is the time to plan your next visit to a local water park or to take a drive further North or South to experience waterparks a bit further away. Nothing says summer like hot temps, ice cream and some fun and pretty soaking fun in the sun.      Six Flags White Water    Six Flags White Water is probably the most popular water park in Georgia especially for those that live close to…

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Road Trip Gear for Kids

As we get ready to hit the road this summer, what to pack in the car takes some planning and preparation. We don’t want to bring any and everything but making sure we have the right gear for our kids is a priority. Traveling with kids under 5 requires just the right gear because we all know an uncomfortable kid can make for a stressful trip.   Here are some essential gear tips for kids when considering a road trip. …

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