Category Archives: Family & Home

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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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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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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9 Ultimate Tips to Help Control Your Holiday Spending

As the year comes to a close, spending in most households begins – on holiday gifts, entertainment, etc…  It’s easy to lose control so make a plan now to minimize debt while putting money where it absolutely needs to go. … Continue reading

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Tips on Buying Safe Yet Fun Toys During Holiday Season

One of the neatest things about being a parent is that you get to pick out all sorts of fun toys for your children. But while that revives the child within us, it also should remind us that without our … Continue reading

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