Thursday, May 26, 2022

What you need to know before boating season


(NC) Boating season is just around the corner. If you are a boat owner or thinking of spending some time boating in the warmer weather, there are some important things to keep in mind.

In addition to the usual pre-launch prep, boats today are hugely improved in technology, with new high-tech systems to make boating easier and more accessible. However, it can also make them more expensive to repair.

Thursday, May 19, 2022

Stay Safe And Sober On Roads, Waterways And Trails This Victoria Day Weekend


Oakville, ON (MADD Canada) As Canadians look forward to the Victoria Day holiday long weekend, MADD Canada is urging everyone to make it a safe one by always driving sober, or arranging a sober ride home if they are consuming alcohol, cannabis or other drugs.

Thursday, May 12, 2022

Travel Safety Tips You Might Have Forgotten


(NC) The world is a wonderful and exciting place to explore, but a little preparation can save you a lot of trouble. With vacations having taken a back seat during the pandemic and more of us jumping to get out into the world now, there may be safety tips you’ve forgotten. Here are a few to remember before your next big trip:

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Watch out for Scams


(NC) You work hard for your money, so you can spend it on things that matter to you — whether it's your children's education, a once-in-a-lifetime trip or a fancy new smartphone. But every day, there are fraudsters trying to scam you out of your money online, in-person, by mail or over the phone. The best thing you can do is take steps to protect yourself, but if you do fall victim to a scam, here's what you should do: