How-To Tips & Tricks

AAA's Via Magazine helps you outsmart life's challenges at home and on the road. Browse all our how-to guides on topics including your car, home, and money.

12 Things to Do to Get Ready for Spring

'Tis the season for cleaning, reading, and—unfortunately—sneezing. Win at spring with these tips, tricks, and twists.

What to do if You Are the Victim of a Data Breach

Three steps to take if your personal information is leaked from a corporation.

Everything You Need to Know About Setting Up a Smart Home

Find the best products, keep your home safe, and save time and money with this smart home guide.

How to Childproof Your Home

Childproof your home to prevent accidents and injuries.

11 Simple Steps to Prepare Your Car for Winter

These simple steps can save you time and money this winter. 

5 Remote-Learning Tips for Parents

Re-create school at home this fall without adding stress.

12 Ways to Organize Your Digital Life

Simplify your storage, protect your data, and reclaim your sanity.

How to Clean Out and Organize Your Closet Without Stress

Is your closet bursting at the doors? Follow these steps to clean it out, refocus your wardrobe, and feel less stressed.

How to Have Fun Outside All Winter Long

Before you mimic the hibernation of bears, get ideas for how you can easily, safely, and comfortably get outside this winter.

How to Prepare Your Home for Winter

Here are the steps you can take to keep yourself and your possessions from getting soaked.

14 Ways to Make the Holidays Meaningful This Year

Try these cheerful ideas to fill your holiday season with meaning despite social distancing.

How to Reduce Holiday Waste

Give a gift to the world with these simple, sustainable habits.