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.

11 Simple Steps to Prepare Your Car for Winter

These simple steps can save you time and money this winter. 

5 Remote-Learning Tips for Parents

Re-create school at home this fall without adding stress.

12 Ways to Organize Your Digital Life

Simplify your storage, protect your data, and reclaim your sanity.

How to Clean Out and Organize Your Closet Without Stress

Is your closet bursting at the doors? Follow these steps to clean it out, refocus your wardrobe, and feel less stressed.

How to Have Fun Outside All Winter Long

Before you mimic the hibernation of bears, get ideas for how you can easily, safely, and comfortably get outside this winter.

How to Prepare Your Home for Winter

Here are the steps you can take to keep yourself and your possessions from getting soaked.

14 Ways to Make the Holidays Meaningful This Year

Try these cheerful ideas to fill your holiday season with meaning despite social distancing.

How to Reduce Holiday Waste

Give a gift to the world with these simple, sustainable habits.

Protect Yourself From Identity Theft

Here's how to avoid becoming a victim of identity theft, plus tips for recovering if you do.

How to Install a Car Seat the Right Way

AAA experts offer tips for installing rear-facing and forward-facing seats to help make sure your youngest passengers stay safe.

How to Stay Safe at Home During the Holidays

Help your household avoid fires, falls, and other fails during the holidays.

How to Secure Your Christmas Tree to Your Car

Get your tree home safely and in good condition with these tips.