Important News & Travel Updates

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  • REAL ID deadline

    REAL ID Deadline Coming

    All of this talk about a REAL ID deadline, but how does this affect you and your travel plans? There’s still time to prepare, as the official deadline is October 1, 2020, which means anyone in the US will need a REAL ID to pass through TSA security checkpoints...
  • Holiday road travel

    Tips on Holiday Road Travel

    The holidays are a wonderful time of year surrounded by family and friends. For many of us, being able to spend the holidays with friends and family requires us to travel. This may mean driving in the snow, ice, or sleet. Luckily, we’ve got a few great tips on...
  • Montana REAL ID

    Montana REAL ID Coming In January

    Beginning January of 2019, Montana residents will have the option to upgrade to federally approved ID cards. A Montana Real ID will look much like a standard driver’s license with the slight modification of a gold star in the upper right hand corner. Read the full story on Montana...
  • Rhode Island REAL ID

    Rhode Island REAL ID Updates

    Beginning early December, locals will have the option to upgrade their driver’s licenses to Rhode Island REAL ID cards to meet federal requirements.   Residents interested in obtaining REAL ID cards can inquire at their local DMV for more information. AAA members can also obtain their new ID cards...
  • Holiday travel packing tips

    Holiday Travel Packing Tips

    As enjoyable as the holiday season is, planning and packing before you settle down with your closest family and friends can feel like an uphill battle. If you’re the type who hates feeling like they’re leaving things behind, you’ll love these holiday travel packing tips that will help you keep...
  • How to keep your passport safe while traveling

    How to Keep Your Passport Safe While Traveling

    Losing your passport while traveling can easily ruin a great vacation, especially when it’s time to head home! Luckily there are steps you can take to keep your personal documents safe while you’re away. Learn more about how to keep your passport safe while traveling here.
  • thanksgiving travel 2018

    Thanksgiving Travel 2018 Expected To Reach All Time High

    Thanksgiving is one of the busiest holidays for travel, and 2018 is set to reach an all-time high as families are planning to spend time with relatives and close friends. Travel won’t be the only thing on the rise this year, as gas prices soar higher than they have...
  • Alaska REAL ID

    Alaska REAL ID Updates

    The Alaska DMV is rolling out new driver’s licenses with a brand new look and upgraded security, making them less likely to be fraudulently copied. Currently, the Alaska REAL ID plan will set the state up to be REAL ID compliant by January of 2019. You can find the...