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Thursday, March 15, 2018

I read some horrifying stories lately about ransomware -- malware that freezes business computer systems until a ransom is paid. Seems that it's very easy to get infected. So, I'm passing on 5 tips on how to avoid this menace, which...

 

Thursday, February 15, 2018

This month, we have an alert -- this time about the dangers of youngsters playing with toys or handling books in a doctor's office waiting room. According to the American Academy Of Pediatrics, toys like stuffed animals, are difficult...

 

Thursday, February 8, 2018

How are you coping with finding new talent for your business? If you're like most employers, it's tough out there, isn't it? But here are a few tips that could get you moving in the right direction: Cast the net. Interview when you...

 

Thursday, February 1, 2018

What would you say is the biggest cause of distracted-driving car crash deaths? You'd probably say cellphones. But you'd be wrong (they're in second place). Almost two thirds of death-crashes are due to letting our minds wander! You're...

 

Saturday, December 30, 2017

What happens if you're held responsible for an accident and the liability costs exceed the limits of your auto or home insurance policy? You have to find the rest yourself and that could mean a lien on your home, the loss of other...

 

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Friday, December 1, 2017

Most of us are drowning. In clutter, that is. And it just keeps getting deeper, doesn't it? Like most everyone, I'm always making promises about clearing stuff out and making a fresh start. Is 2018 going to be the breakthrough year, I...

 

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Do you work more than 46 hours a week? If so, yikes! Watch out for your heart health. Research I saw recently said people who work more than this amount are at much greater risk of heart disease. That's one of many reasons it's vital...

 

Friday, October 20, 2017

 

Friday, September 15, 2017

If someone asked you to guess what is one of the biggest sources of homeowners insurance liability claims, you might be shocked to learn it's dog bites! Yep, $600 million worth of them every year. And the claim rate is rising...

 

Saturday, August 5, 2017

It's bad enough that most of us have to struggle with managing our own weight. But what do you do when you suspect your pet has a weight problem too? Well, you can take heart that you're not alone. According to the Association for Pet...

 

Saturday, July 15, 2017

As Top Tens go, it's hardly a chart you'd want to wallow in, but knowing the location of the 10 germiest places in your home could save you some serious trouble. Any guesses? Many of them are not where you'd expect, according to...