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.

How to Access AAA Services and Find Helpful Resources Right Now

How to get emergency roadside assistance, reschedule travel plans, renew a license or car registration, and other helpful information.

7 Top Scams and How to Avoid Them

From robocalls to identity theft, learn how to prevent the most common scams online and off.

How to Deep Clean Your House

Go beyond your regular cleaning routine for a deep clean that leaves your home germ- and grime-free.

Disaster Prep for Pets Can Bring Peace of Mind

Include your best friend in your emergency plan.

How to Prepare for a Flood

Safety measures and other tips for preventing and surviving water-related disasters.

How to Safely and Legally Share the Road with Cyclists

Motorists can coexist with cyclists by following these six tips.

Is Your Car Ready to Drive?

Kick the tires and take a peek under the hood before we're able to drive regularly again.

An Easy-to-Follow Moving Schedule

Here's an easy-to-follow schedule—in 22 steps—that lays out every task you'll need to do before, during, and after your move.

How to Get a Real ID

Get the scoop on the new Real ID.

How to Improve Your Credit Score at Any Age

Whether you need to start building credit or improve your score, here’s how to take charge of your credit score today.

How to Move With Pets

Follow these simple steps to help your cat or dog stay calm during a move.

How to Plan the Perfect Babymoon

Celebrate your last baby-free days with a much-deserved getaway.