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  • Maine REAL ID

    Maine Real ID Extension Updates

    In the latest Maine Real ID updates, the state has requested an extension to comply with Real ID requirements. The latest waiver is set to expire on October 10th of this year. According to Maine law, the requirements for Real ID must be met by July 1st, 2019. If...
  • Real ID NJ

    Real ID NJ: What You Need to Know

    Real ID NJ updates are here! With the Real ID deadline only a month away, New Jersey is preparing for the changes to come. An extension for Real ID enforcement was granted to the state until October 2019. All of the latest details on Real ID NJ can be...
  • Pennsylvania real ID pre-verification

    Pennsylvania Real ID Pre-Verification Begins

    Pennsylvania Real ID pre-verification has begun as of September 4th. PennDOT has begun pre-verifying residents on Tuesday to receive REAL IDs. Once Real IDs are available in March 2019, customers can apply for their new IDs online instead of applying in person. More details on this here. If you’re...
  • Royal Caribbean travel documents

    Royal Caribbean Travel Documents | What Do I Need?

    Booking a cruise is exciting, so exciting in fact, that the thoughts of clear ocean water and the hot sun may cloud your judgement leading up to the trip! Before letting yourself drift off into daydreaming about your cruise, let’s make sure you have everything you need to enjoy...
  • Arizona Driver License Test

    Can You Pass the Arizona Driver License Test?

    As part of the Arizona driver license test, applicants are acquired to complete a road test as well as a written test. Sounds fairly standard, right? The written exam is actually more difficult than it may seem, as Department of Transportation officials say more than half of the test...
  • Kentucky Real ID

    Kentucky to Offer Real ID Licenses to Comply With Law

    In 2005, Congress passed the Real ID Act which required states to update the security of their driver’s licenses. Kentucky will be one of the last states to comply with this federal law, and will begin offering two types of IDs to the public in January. More information on...
  • Washington driver's license renewal

    Washington Driver’s License Renewal Process to Change July 1st

    As of July 1st, the Washington driver’s license renewal process is changing to comply with new REAL ID requirements. Washington state has been resistant to these changes in years prior, and are looking to get up to speed with new regulations to help prepare the public for October 2020,...
  • 4th of July travel

    4th of July Travel at All Time High

    Bill Sutherland, senior Vice President of AAA Travel & Publishing stated 4th of July travel in 2018 is at an all time high! Americans are expected to break records this year by traveling 50 miles away or more this Independence Day.   This isn’t too surprising, considering the holiday...