Travel tips to help you save time and money

Tips for your journey  

Making life on the go a little easier.
Whether you’re running errands, picking up the kids, or taking a trip out of town, here are a few simple tips, tricks and short cuts to help make your life on the go just a little bit easier.
  • Get the best directions

    If you get lost and need directions, look for a restaurant that offers delivery – delivery drivers always know their way around town.

  • Remember where you parked your car

    Whether you’re parking in an unfamiliar neighborhood or a new city, to remember where you parked your car, drop a “pin” on your mobile map.

  • Prevent key confusion

    To identify keys quickly and easily, use nail polish to paint the tops different colours.

  • Organize the toys

    To keep toys and books organized and within easy reach for your kids, hang a shoe organizer on the back of the seats.

  • Keep take-out food warm

    Turn your seat heater on to keep take-out food warm. To keep pizza toppings from shifting on the drive home, slide a bottle of water under the box to keep it level.

  • Protect your doors

    Cut a pool noodle in half and secure it to your garage wall to protect your car door from dings and dents.

  • Keep your headlights clean

    Use toothpaste to clean cloudy headlights.

  • Get more out of every trip

    Explore our comprehensive list of tips to help you improve fuel efficiency and get more out of every trip.

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  • Tips to help you stay safe around fuel

    To help keep you and your family safe around fuel, check out our safe handling and storage tips.

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  • Improve efficiency with car care

    From the right tire pressure to the right motor oil, see how proper car maintenance can help improve fuel efficiency.

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  • Drive your way to better fuel economy

    See how simple things like accelerating more smoothly can impact your fuel efficiency.

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