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Travel and technology

Tips to Make Sure Your Pets Are Looked After

While You Travel This Summer

by: Amos Faulkner at: DoMoneyWell.com

Summertime should be a time to travel and take a happy break to visit loved ones. Yet, for pet owners, there is always the worry of finding good, inexpensive pet care. However, as Front Desk USA points out, that need not be the case. Continue Reading

Essential Tips for Buying Your First Investment Property

By Erin Reynolds, diymama.net

There are many great reasons to invest in a rental property—passive income, predictable cash flow, tax benefits, and real estate appreciation to name a few. However, buying a rental does come with its fair share of work. To ensure your rental business is a success, you’ll have to calculate the costs involved, make a plan to mitigate risk, and determine how you’re going to manage your rental as efficiently as possible. Continue Reading

How to Take a “Bucket List” Trip in a Post Pandemic World

by: Amos Faulkner at: DoMoneyWell.com

The travel industry is among those that have been dramatically impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Along with a bevy of ever-evolving travel restrictions and alterations, many people are simply not comfortable with the notion of traveling these days, particularly travel that involves being in close quarters with others.

However, when it comes down to it, it’s good for our mental health to get away. Every now and then, we need to take a break from our everyday routine and leave the house for a new experience. It is especially important for those of us in leadership roles to find ways to relax and alleviate the stress of being responsible for others. Fortunately, you can still take a fantastic trip without putting yourself, your family, or others in danger. Continue Reading

Small Business Owners are always running low on time! These Apps can give some back

by: Amos Faulkner at: DoMoneyWell.com

As a small business owner, you likely spend more time at work than you do with your family. You have to use your 24 hours wisely, but it’s difficult when you have customers, vendors, and employees coming at you from all directions. Fortunately, technology is here to help. Continue Reading

Back to School – School Zone Laws

Many area schools are back in session. School zones in Texas have special speed limits and traffic laws that must be obeyed during certain times of the day or if an indicator light is flashing yellow. School zones are clearly marked by both the speed limits and active times. Watch for children and extra traffic. Continue Reading

5 Ways to Secure Your Home for a Seriously Stress-Free Vacation

Are you planning a trip soon? Worried about how to keep your home safe while you are away? Spending time worrying about your home is no way to spend your vacation. Luckily, there are some fairly simple steps you can take to secure your home before you leave, and make sure you have a stress-free, safe trip: Continue Reading




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News from our Home Office and some of our Markets

We trust our team of publishers to create the products and services that help millions of guests who use our maps to have a more enjoyable stay in the community they are visiting. We take a lot of pride in offering the best possible product to our hotel partners. And working with the area’s best businesses is a lot fun. Our brands offer significant income potential to publishers because our advertisers see significant return on their exposure to hotels guests looking for their products and services. We’re looking for more like-minded entrepreneurs who want to join us.

You can learn more about our Product, Process and People here.

Social Media plays a big part of our digital product. Each map area manages a Facebook page that highlight their sponsors/community Facebook posts. Below is our Facebook company page and several of our map area pages.  Which can also be viewed on each map area page.

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Front Desk USA

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Katy, Texas
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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day is on Monday, January 16th. To commemorate his life and legacy, here are some ways you can get involved and give back to our community:Martin Luther King Jr. Day is on Monday, January 16th. To commemorate his life and legacy, here are some ways you can get involved and give back to our community:

👉 Visit @bhamcivilrights—the museum will offer free admission on 1/16, be sure to check out the powerful Emmett Till & Mamie Till-Mobley exhibition while you’re there.

👉Participate in @uwcahandson MLK Day of Service on —from building homes to cleaning up neighborhoods, there are several projects you can sign up to volunteer for online.

👉 Donate + sign-up to volunteer with @alabamaappleseed, a nonprofit that works to end poverty and achieve racial justice at the federal, state, and local levels.

📍Kelly Ingram Park, Birmingham, AL

#inbirmingham #kellyingrampark #birminghamal #bcri #alabamaappleseed #uwcahandson
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day is on Monday, January 16th. To commemorate his life and legacy, here are some ways you can get involved and give back to our community:

Beaumont, Texas
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Make sure to head out to the 5th Annual City of Beaumont Christmas Tree Lighting tomorrow to enjoy the tree lighting, fireworks, entertainment, and more!'Tis the season for some holiday fun! Make sure to head out to the 5th Annual City of Beaumont Christmas Tree Lighting tomorrow to enjoy the tree lighting, fireworks, entertainment, and more! 🎄

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Make sure to head out to the 5th Annual City of Beaumont Christmas Tree Lighting tomorrow to enjoy the tree lighting, fireworks, entertainment, and more!

Sugar Land, Rosenberg, Texas
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Here's to a bigger and better new year! Houston Museum of Natural Science and SugarLandWelcomesYou.comHere's to a bigger and better new year! #HappyNewYear2023 ... See MoreSee Less

Heres to a bigger and better new year! Houston Museum of Natural Science and SugarLandWelcomesYou.com

Houston, Texas
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Dinosaur Adventure will transform the George R. Brown Convention Center into a prehistoric exhibit featuring life-sized dinosaurs and dino-mite children’s activities! ONE WEEKEND ONLY! January 21-22🦕🦕 ... See MoreSee Less

Dinosaur Adventure will transform the George R. Brown Convention Center into a prehistoric exhibit featuring life-sized dinosaurs and dino-mite children’s activities! ONE WEEKEND ONLY! January 21-22🦕🦕

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Front Desk USA is more than a pretty piece of paper

It means business for your business. With over a 1,000 hotels currently using Front Desk USA maps and tens of thousands being viewed by hotel guests each day, Front Desk USA is the, “go-to” visitor information guide for hotels. The maps are designed to assist hotel guests with questions they may have about the area around the hotel. Our maps are custom drawn to be specific to a geographic area. This means an advertiser can reach a specific number of hotel guests in their area. Front Desk USA maps focus on categories that are most important to hotel guests such as where to EAT, where to SHOP and where to PLAY. Publishers monitor hotels to ensure adequate inventory at all times. Hotels can order additional maps anytime at no charge. Now we have added custom  welcome website pages creating even more opportunity for exposure from additional marketing and promotions using social media. Just search Facebook for Front Desk USA.
About Front Desk USA:
Hotels have at their fingertips all of the information they might need to guide their guests. Our maps can answer almost any question a guest might ask the hotel staff about the area around them. Many of our maps cover large metropolitan areas, and our maps assist guests with making their way to airports, etc. The maps pinpoint selected area restaurants (EAT) that are family-friendly fun and which have the best tasting food in the area of course. The maps also include shopping areas (SHOP) and pinpoint pharmacies and hospitals, etc. Area attractions (PLAY) are also are pinpointed, like museums, golf courses and parks and amusement venues.

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