Road Trip Tips To Save You Time, Money & Sanity

woman feet hanging out carHitting the open road is a fun way to see the country and bond with family and friends. If you’re thinking of getting behind the wheel for your next group or solo adventure, these five tips will help you keep peace of mind, keep more coins in your pocket and keep you safe to live to tell about it.

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Let your navigator do the navigating.

When you’re the driver, fumbling with paper maps and cellphone travel apps are recipes for disaster. The risk of crashing is seven times higher while trying to read a paper map compared to talking on the phone and texting while driving ups your crash risk 23 times! If you’ve got travel buddies, put your passenger in charge of directions, and if you’re alone, use a GPS with a voice function.