New Car Seat LATCH Regulations

Get out the scale to see if you’re in compliance. If the combined weight of your child and his car seat is more than 65 pounds, it may be time to change the way it’s installed. Sources: Lara B. McKenzie, … Continued

5 Easy Ways to Save Money

We all want to find ways to save money and have more in our savings accounts at the end of the month. If you’ve tried and abandoned sweeping changes to your financial habits, focus instead on the little things you … Continued

Avoiding the Perils of Parking Lots

More accidents occur there than you’d think. Here’s how to protect yourself. While it may be overlooked as a potential danger zone, you shouldn’t ignore the risks of driving in a parking lot: In findings based upon its claims data, … Continued

The 5 Biggest Car Maintenance Myths

Find out which car “truths” are anything but – and how to avoid them. Here at Nationwide, we like to dispel various myths out there about automotive care. So here are five car maintenance myths, which may result in paying … Continued

Shop Like a Pro

Save money on clothes by using professional shopper strategies. According to the Bureau of Economic Analysis, Americans spend, on average, $121 per month for new clothes. Over a year, that adds up to approximately $1,500, and families with children can … Continued

How to Reduce Your Auto Insurance Costs

When it comes to buying auto insurance, you can literally drive your way to huge savings – by the hundreds. Like mostly everything else that’s sold, insurance is available in different packages and prices. And, even better, you can bring … Continued

How to Improve a Bad Credit Rating

We all carry dozens of numbers in our heads: birthdates, ages, phone numbers, bank accounts and more. But there’s one crucial number that a whopping 37% of American adults do not know: their credit score. Your credit score is a … Continued

7 Tips for Selling a Car Online

Thanks to a wealth of online sites on which you can post an ad, selling a car online is easier than ever. But therein lies the challenge: Because it’s so simple, there’s more competition than ever. So take these steps … Continued

Budget-Friendly Brown Bag Lunches

Pack delicious & nutritious meals fit for grown-up palates What’s your lunch break style? Pricey take-out spreads from the trendiest restaurants in town? Microwaved frozen meals in plastic trays? The same PB&J that your kid brought to school? It’s easy to … Continued

Vacation Travel on the Cheap

With the holidays behind you, it’s time to start eyeing the next big celebration: summer vacation! Long gone are the days of travel agents calling all the shots. With the advent of the Internet and its abundant travel deals, you … Continued