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Hot Home Decor Trends Taking 2020 by Storm

Interior design trends are constantly changing, just like fashion. If it’s been a while since your home has seen a refresh, it might be time to...

3 Easy and Essential Home Updates for Spring

Fresh updates to your home are a great way to welcome spring! Spring is so close, and I’m so ready. Of course, spring cleaning is a must when...

Top 5 Monthly Box Subscriptions for Kids and Teens

When it comes to kid’s subscription boxes, some are better than others, and when you’re trying to select a monthly box for kids, it can...

5 Ways You Can Save on Prescription Glasses

Some folks are born with perfect eyes. The rest of us struggle with glasses, contacts and squinting. Even after we resign ourselves to the fact that...

The Pros and Cons of Trade Schools and Universities

If you want to further your education, you need to find a program you’re interested in. But should you consider a trade school or university...

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Finance and Insurance

5 Ways Seniors Can Always Save More Money

When trying to save money, every little bit can help. This is especially true if you’re on a fixed or limited income. We can never be too prepared for unexpected expenses to arrive, like bill increases or a medical...

Home Improvements and Safety

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Top Home Security Systems for 2020

There are several good reasons to install a home security system–and some of them might not be so obvious. In addition to helping prevent crime, a security system can also lower your homeowner’s insurance...

3 Easy and Essential Home Updates for Spring

Fresh updates to your home are a great way to welcome spring! Spring is so close, and I’m so ready. Of course, spring cleaning is a must when shaking those winter blahs away and getting your home ready for warmer...

Using Tech to Make Your Home Safer

Home improvement used to be carpentry, masonry, windows, plumbing or some other hands-on project. But with the advances in technology, some of the most valuable home improvements you can make only require an electrical...

Education and Daily Living

Essential Spring Home Maintenance for 2020

Spring 2020 is near, and whether or not you’re prepared, your home needs to be. There are so many different parts of the home that need to be checked as we transition from winter to spring, it’s hard to keep...

Essential 2020 Tech for Your Home

As 2020 presses on, we’re starting to see a rapid rise in new tech that will be widely used by the end of the year. This decade, we’re going to watch revolutionary ideas like hands-free lawn mowers...

Top 5 Monthly Box Subscriptions for Kids and Teens

When it comes to kid’s subscription boxes, some are better than others, and when you’re trying to select a monthly box for kids, it can sometimes be a hard choice! From kid’s book subscriptions to STEM...