Tag: Assistance

Student Loan Assistance Programs: What You Need to Know

When I graduated from college, I was one of the “lucky ones” with a lower-than-average student debt load. While I “only” had $ 10,000 in loans, it still took me seven years to pay them off. These days, with the average student loan debt for the Class of 2018 looming at $ 29,800, it could…

Military assistance heading to Newfoundland for plane crash recovery

ST. JOHN’S, N.L.—The Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness says the federal government will be sending assistance for the recovery efforts of the Air Saguenay flight that crashed in Newfoundland and Labrador earlier this month. Ralph Goodale announced on Friday that he and Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan accepted a request from Newfoundland and Labrador’s…

AAA pushes for standardized names and definitions for driver assistance tech

Now that Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) are commonplace, automotive manufacturers should standardize the names and definitions of the various technologies involved, an AAA report recommends. The American Automobile Association study found that the bewildering array of ADAS marketing names leaves consumers confused about the differences among systems and what the features are supposed to…