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13 Tips For Safe Halloween

1. Wear makeup instead of masks. Use hypoallergenic formulas. Have an adult apply the makeup and remove it with cold cream instead of soap and water. 2. Avoid costumes with masks, wigs, floppy hats or eye patches that block vision. … Continue reading

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Are Automobile Service Contracts Worth The Money?

An automobile service contract is similar to a warranty — they both promise to perform or pay for certain repairs or services to your car. However, unlike a warranty, a service contract always costs extra. Sometimes service contracts are worth … Continue reading

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Breakout in XLNX From Resistance, Time to Buy?

I noticed something nice was about to occur in Xilinx, Inc (XLNX) about couple of days ago.  When you look at the 9 month chart closely, XLNX was trading between resistance at $47.50 and support at $43 since July of … Continue reading

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Kids Can Make Money Too

My kid is only seven years old and he is already into collecting money.  I use the term “collecting” here since he doesn’t understand the true meaning of the word “saving” when it comes to money.  So he is into … Continue reading

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10 Tips To Take Control Of Your Debt

The decision to get out of debt is preceded by weeks, months or possibly years of worry about these obligations. But it’s important to know that getting rid of debt can actually start with some very small steps and strategies … Continue reading

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How To Keep Kids Safe When Driving A Car

All 50 states have a combination of laws that require drivers to restrain children in car seats, booster seats and seats belts. Specifics vary by state, based on the child’s age and size.  But one fact stood out in a … Continue reading

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