Archives for 2014

Hail: What it is and How You Can Protect Yourself and Your Property

You probably don’t give hail a moment’s thought until it’s falling from the sky or bouncing off the roof of your house. And while you might not know a lot about hail, you probably know that it can be one of nature’s more destructive forces. For reasons like this, it’s worth learning a little more about it. This series of posts answers some of the... Read Article

Protect Yourself With Renters Insurance

Do you own many valuable items inside your rental property? These items may include your furniture, clothing, TV, computers, digital devices, kitchenware, and countless other items that are costly to replace should there be a fire, break in or other disaster. You can protect your personal belongings with renters insurance for a house, condo or apartment. There are a range of different plans available, each... Read Article

11 Ways to Save Money on Back to School Shopping

Don’t look now, but summer is nearly over. That’s right–lazy afternoons at the beach will soon be replaced by the mad dash to get our children ready for school. Before you prepare to battle the aisles of your local store during the back to school shopping season, check out these tips from top bloggers and yours truly. They can help you save serious cash–and your... Read Article

DIY or Hire a Pro? Six Questions to Ask Yourself

Who hasn’t watched a home improvement show and later decided to tackle their own project? TV personalities make it look so easy—and oftentimes also fun. Unfortunately, things aren’t always so easy or fun in the real world. Plus, if you run into trouble, you might end up spending more than if you had hired a contractor in the first place. So what should you decide-DIY... Read Article

Teen Drivers: Safety Tips for New Drivers

As the parent of a teen driver, you may be wondering whether the hands on training and various precautions you have taken are going to be enough to keep your child safe when behind the wheel. Whether your child is driving to school, driving to a friend’s house, or going on a road trip, safety is of utmost concern. Car accidents are one of the leading causes of... Read Article