AAA and Travel Partners team up for “Best and Biggest” Vacation Bargains to help Kick-start the Economy

Travel Savings Abound for Consumers Seeking a Deal AAA is partnering with domestic and international travel industry leaders to offer the “Best and Biggest” travel promotion with special savings on hotel, airfare, cruises, tours, car rentals and more. The effort runs now through November 22 and is intended to boost the number of Americans traveling …

So Your Teen Wants a Car

The summer months are the prime time for parents to purchase vehicles for their teens. Many parents get cars for their teenagers as they graduate, start a summer job, or go off to college. AAA encourages parents to factor safety, affordability and reliability into picking the best vehicle for their teen. “Choosing the right car …

AAA Finds Sluggish Economy Creates Summer Travel Bargains

Hot destinations may now be more affordable Despite a downturn in the economy and rising fuel prices, millions of Americans still plan to travel this summer. Many will find a growing number of travel bargains for dream destinations. The Travel Industry Association (TIA) reports that Americans are expected to take more than 327 million leisure …

As of Jan. 15, E10 Fuel is Required to be Pumped in Northwest Oregon

A new law goes into effect tomorrow in Oregon requiring gasoline retailers to pump a ten percent ethanol blend. The E10 Fuel standard kicks in on January 15 for these counties in northwest Oregon: Clackamas, Clatsop, Columbia, Marion, Multnomah, Polk, Tillamook, Washington, and Yamhill. A second group of counties will be rolled in by April …

Idaho, U.S. Pump Prices top $3.00; Diesel Sets $3.64 Record Price

BOISE – Three-dollar gasoline is back, and Idaho′s average diesel price has topped $3.64 for the first time ever, generating more questions than answers and uncertainty about where the markets will be a month from now, according to AAA Idaho. “Gas prices are rising to catch up with crude oil prices that closed above $95 …