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Smart Guide

Discover AAA Smart Guides and find out how Via can help you outsmart life's challenges wherever you face them. Learn how to make the most of your AAA benefits, get expert tips on everything from car ownership and moving, and find out how to organize your digital life.

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7 Things to Know Before You Rent a Car

Whether you plan to drive in the U.S. or abroad, find out how to save money and reduce risk on your car rental.
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10 Easy Steps for Earthquake Preparedness

Keep yourself and others safe by being ready for the next quake.
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7 Top Scams and How to Avoid Them

From robocalls to identity theft, learn how to prevent the most common scams online and off.
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7 Facts Every Homeowner Should Know About Insurance

From laptops to swimming pools, AAA shares seven important facts about what your policy covers.
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Everything You Need to Know About Setting Up a Smart Home

Building a smart home can start with a single bulb or switch.
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How to Improve Your Credit Score at Any Age

Take charge of your credit score.
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How to Safely Drive in the Rain

Follow these 10 tips to stay calm and safe while traveling in wet weather.
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How to Prepare Your Car for the Rain

Follow these tips to stay calm and safe while traveling in wet weather.
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How to Secure Your Home

Want to protect your house from intruders? Here are 16 ways to do it.
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Are You Ready for a Wildfire?

Follow these 15 expert tips to make sure you’re prepared.
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How to Be a Nicer Driver

Don't just follow the laws—practice proper road etiquette, too.
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6 Ways to Detect a Phishing Email or Text Message

Look for these red flags to spot fake email and spam text messages.
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11 Tips for Growing Happy Houseplants

Follow the expert advice in this beginner’s guide to help your indoor plants thrive.
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10 Ways to Save Water at Home

Simple habits and home upgrades can save thousands of gallons each year.
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An Easy-to-Follow Moving Schedule

Follow these 22 steps to take the stress out of packing up and moving in.
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