Investment Terms for Beginning Investors

Have you ever been confused by the jargon used on Wall Street? Let’s translate some esoteric stock market terms into plain English. Blue chips Stocks that have a history of consistently reliable dividend payments, issued by huge corporations with solid management. In addition, a nickname for the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which includes 30 companies …

Passport Photos, IDPs and Notaries: All at Your Local AAA Store

As a AAA member, you know that comes with special benefits and services. You’ve probably called AAA for a tow or battery replacement. You may have even stopped inside your local store to grab tour books before a big road trip. But did you know AAA stores offer several other specialty services? Before your next …

Say Aloha to an Affordable Hawaiian Vacation

Hawaii has always been a top-of-the-list destination for honeymoons and special occasions, but did you know Hawaii is actually made up of six different destinations? That’s right — Hawaii is actually a collection of six major islands, each with its own spirit, adventures and landscapes. Turquoise waters, surfing and luaus can all be part of …

Don’t Rush the Ride: Explore Russia on a Viking River Cruise

The largest country in the world, Russia, is filled with diverse landscapes and cultures. Covering over 6.6 million square miles, where do you start exploring? Recently, I hopped aboard a 13-day river cruise with Viking Cruises and sailed from Moscow to St. Petersburg. Filled with one-of-a-kind excursions and gorgeous scenery, this is the perfect trip …