Member Connection Blog

Member Connection Blog

Member Connection Blog

About the Blog

The Member Connection Blog is here to provide advice, tips, off-the-beaten path ideas, savings, and to gab about travel and attractions that Western and Central New Yorkers love.


The Lowdown on Auto Repair Parts

Auto parts probably never cross your mind until you need to replace one, and that could happen more often if you are among the U.S. drivers who keep their vehicles longer. The average age of U.S. cars is now 11.4 years, up from 8.4 years two decades ago.

Put these items on your winter car car to-do list

October is Car Care Month at AAA, an ideal time to remind motorists that as the weather cools, they should complete a seasonal vehicle checkup to maintain safety and maximize efficiency.

New Teen Drivers Three Times As Likely to Be Involved in a Deadly Crash

Summer is every teen’s favorite season. From outdoor parties to beach trips with friends, there are many opportunities for new drivers to hit the road. Unfortunately, that also means more chances for a motor vehicle crash. New teen drivers ages 16-17 years old are three times as likely as adults to be involved in a deadly crash, according to new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.