Driving in Snow and Ice

The best advice for driving in bad winter weather is not to drive at all, if you can avoid it.

Don't go out until the snow plows and sanding trucks have had a chance to do their work, and allow yourself extra time to reach your destination.


Winterize Your Car

Driving in the winter means snow, sleet and ice that can lead to slower traffic, hazardous road conditions, hot tempers and unforeseen dangers. To help you make it safely through winter, here are some suggestions from the National Safety Council to make sure that you and your vehicle are prepared.


Types of Scams

Scams and scheme are a criminal's "bread and butter."  If you have a computer, a telephone, or a mailbox, you could become a victim.  Your best defense is to know a scam when you see (or hear) one.  Following are a few common scams that criminals pitch to innocent people every day: