8 Quick Tips on Financial Planning For Yourself

The financial world we live in can seem overwhelming at times. However, our finances directly affect the quality of our life and those of our loved ones, both now and in the future. That’s why becoming financially literate is something … Continued

Is College Right for You or Your Child?

How to help determine whether more education is worth it. A college education is expensive, but it can help you get ahead in life. How can you tell if it’s worth it for you and your family? According to CNN … Continued

How to Plant a Vegetable Garden in 10 Steps

If you want the freshest produce possible, consider planting your own home garden—after all, you can’t get any closer to your kitchen table than your own backyard. Growing your own vegetables is thrifty, too. According to the National Gardening Association, … Continued

How Much Homeowners Insurance Do You Need?

Thinking of buying a new home or remodeling or redecorating the one you already own? It might be a good time to take a look at your homeowner’s coverage, according to the Insurance Information Institute. In fact, you should review … Continued

Apps for Smarter Driving

These smartphone apps put resources and reminders at your fingertips. Traffic jams, getting lost, expensive repairs, parking tickets—these headaches can take the pleasure out of cruising in your car. But these smartphone apps can help road warriors conquer some common … Continued

Off-Road Driving Tips: Your Guide to Handling 4WD

All cars have four wheels, so what exactly differentiates four-wheel drive from other driving systems? Four-wheel drive (4WD) refers to vehicles in which the engine powers all four wheels at the same time. These 4WD cars often allow drivers to … Continued

Quick Ways to Stay Safe in Traffic

Take these steps the next time you run into a traffic jam. Auto manufacturers are creating smart cars that initiate braking activity when you get too close to a vehicle in heavy traffic. And highway departments can report when there … Continued

Online Security Strategies

Don’t let thieves steal your personal information. Your home may be equipped with sturdy locks and the latest security system, but you are still vulnerable to theft unless you protect your wireless devices with the same vigilance. Don’t forget that … Continued

Making the Move to College

Packing and driving tips to help you transport your budding scholar. Making the transition from live-at-home high school student to college-bound dorm resident is no easy feat. There will be a lot for your young adult to get used to. … Continued

Which Pet Is Right for You?

From gerbils to puppies to rabbits to cats, people have a lot of choices for household pets these days. Depending on your lifestyle, you may be better suited for a certain type of pet. While there may be certain stereotypes of cat people and dog people, use this guide instead to discover the best pet for you.