When was the last time you ordered a credit report? That long ago? Enough said. You can go to annualcreditreport.com and order one for free. You can even view it online and print it out within minutes!
Generally, the better your credit... (Read More)
Your home may be the biggest investment your family makes. That's why homeowner's insurance is so important. But that doesn't mean you should pay more than you have to. Here are some ways to save money on this important coverage:
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Did you know that nearly 25% of all crashes today involve drivers distracted by cell phones? Research has shown that drivers who text while driving increase their chances of a crash by 8 to 23 times compared with drivers who don't. While most of... (Read More)
Your garage door is probably the heaviest moving item in your home. It can also be one of the most dangerous. Each year, more than 20,000 people are injured by garage doors.
The good news is that newer garage doors are designed with safety in... (Read More)
Crib safety has come a long way over the past 10 years. Many of the cribs being manufactured today are substantially safer than older cribs. And we've learned there are several things that parents should (and shouldn't) do to keep babies sleeping... (Read More)
You probably have an idea of your home's market value. But do you know its insurance value? A home’s insurance value, also known as replacement cost, is the amount of money it would take to replace, or rebuild, your home in the event of a fire... (Read More)
Do you have enough liability insurance to adequately protect all of your assets? Many Americans - especially those who are in their peak earning years or who are retired - don't have enough of this important type of coverage. Yet without enough... (Read More)
Many families don't realize that leaky faucets and toilets and other water-gobbling problems can cost them a lot of money each year. The good news? Many common water wasters can be fixed quickly and inexpensively Here's what to look out... (Read More)
Identity thieves have long targeted a wide variety of potential victims - men, women, senior citizens, even children and babies. Now, a growing segment of identity theft involves deceased Americans. Each year, criminals steal the identities of 2.5... (Read More)