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News for RVers #924, Sunday edition

Welcome to RVtravel.com, the newsletter that cares. Please tell your friends about us! Here's the latest news about RVing and more from the editors of...

For New RVers: Video explains RV electrical system basics

This five-minute video explains the basics of how an RV's 12-volt and 120-volt systems work. It covers converters, inverters, batteries and more. If you...

New RVer asks: Should I carry water in my tank when traveling?

By Russ and Tiña De Maris Should I carry water in my freshwater tank when traveling? If I do, is there anything special I...

The second most important step in buying an RV

EDITOR'S NOTE: Our long-time contributor Jim Twamley wrote this is 2007. Digging through old issues for long-lost but still relevant articles, we came upon...

Are we still “newbie” RVers?

By Betty Linneman How long is a person considered to be an RVing newbie? Is it so many camping trips or days before one graduates...

Winnebago unveils new Class B and towable RVs

Based on a Winnebago press release. RVtravel.com editors have not yet seen these RVs. (Sept. 24, 2019) — Winnebago has debuted the Solis, a Class...

Lemon law attorney: “Don’t buy a new RV!”

In this recently released video, Michigan lemon law attorney Steve Lehto discusses the continuing epidemic of poor quality RVs. Steve reads portions of an...
Tax Corner

Is interest on an RV loan tax deductible?

By Neil Seidler, CPA, CMA Like most areas of taxation, the answer to this question is “it depends.” But it's entirely possible you can deduct...

Just what does a “grade” sign mean?

By Russ and Tiña De Maris Get out of the flat country and hit the hills, sooner or later you'll find a sign warning of...

Building an RV park from scratch: Why I am thankful

By Machelle James Today, as I write my article for you, I have to stop and reflect on how far we have come on our...

Free and cheap places to stay in an RV, Issue 924

Free and inexpensive places to stay with your RV in the U.S. and Canada! Updated weekly When it comes to free places to stay a night...

Campground Chatter with Janet Groene, November 30, 2019

The latest news about camping and developments in North American campgrounds and RV parks from Janet Groene and the staff of RVtravel.com DISCLAIMER: Information is...

RV and RV-related recalls for November 2019

Here is our monthly summary of RV recalls for November 2019 and related equipment we feel are of interest to our readers. This information...

Ford recalls 86,296 model F-250, F-350 and F-450 trucks

Ford Motor Company is recalling 86,296 model year 2018-2019 F-250, F-350 and F-450 Super Duty trucks. The Daytime Running Lights (DRL) may not dim...

Thor recalls motorhomes. Reflectors in wrong place

Thor Motor Coach is recalling 1,785 model year 2014-2017 Tuscany XTE (models 34ST, 36MQ, 40AX, 40BX, 40EX and 40GQ), 2013-2018 Tuscany (models 38SQ, 40DX,...