Memorial Day Travel Tips

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3-1-1 Liquids RuleMemorial Day 2015 is just around the corner.

If your plans call for air travel, BE PREPARED and check out the latest rules and regulations travel tips on the TSA’s summer travel page.

  • Refresh your memory on the 3-1-1 liquid rule on what can be packed in a carry on bag.
  • Prepare for Security:  have an acceptable ID and boarding pass
  • Traveling with medications?   Yes, you can do it but read about traveling with your meds.
  • Keep your shoes on TSA Pre✓® is an expedited screening program that allows you to leave on your shoes, belt, jacket, etc.–check it out! More than 1-million people have already enrolled.  Trust me–it’s worth the effort to enroll.

TSA has has some neat new tools to help you prepare for travel!

Packing.  Check out the TSA’s new My TSA Mobile App that has all sorts of helpful hints on packing and getting through the security checks quickly.  It’s available for both Apple and Android systems and, best of all,  its FREE.  My TSA App

Check for prohibited items.  TSA has a COOL new app called      “Can I bring my . . .” that lets you find out whether you can take a particular item in your carry on bag or in a checked bag.

Traveling with a pet?  You can certainly do it but read about the requirements, fees and restrictions first.

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One last bit of advice: Be sure you’ve considered how you’ll get home if you have an emergency situation pop up!
Don’t have a plan?…    Get a Plan!

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