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How to Prepare for a Blizzard

How to Prepare for a Blizzard

Are you and your family ready for the snowstorm? Follow this guide to prepare for a blizzard. Read More
Tips for Shoveling Snow

How to Shovel Snow the Right Way

Do you know how to clear away snow the right way? Prevent injury with these snow shoveling tips. Read More
Tips to Stay Safe After a Snowstorm

How to Clean Up Safely After a Snowstorm

Cleaning up after a snowstorm can be overwhelming. Follow these steps to get your home back to normal. Read More
Tips to Stay Safe During a Snowstorm

How to Keep Your Family and Home Safe During a Snowstorm

Ready for the snow? Follow these snowstorm safety tips to protect your family and home. Read More
Tips for Renting a Car

Planning a Roadtrip? 5 Tips for Rental Car Safety

Planning a roadtrip? Enjoy your journey with these rental car safety tips. Read More
Lightening Safety Tips

Lightning Safety Tips to Protect You, Your Family, and Home

There’s more to severe weather safety than seeking shelter indoors. Follow these lightening safety tips. Read More
Find a Safer Rental

Tips for Renting a Safer Place to Live

On-site laundry is great, but can you tell if an apartment is safe to rent? Rent smart with these tips. Read More
Landscaping for Safety

Landscaping Done Right: Safety and Savings

Landscaping is about more than just curb appeal. Learn how to keep your house safe and reduce energy bills. Read More
Roof Replacement

Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Roof

Inspect your roof after major weather events and all year long to help protect your home. These signs show it’s time to repair your roof. Read More
Tips for Driving on Icy Roads

How to Drive on Icy Roads

Icy roads are one of winter’s biggest dangers. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to stay safe. Follow these winter driving tips. Read More
What to Keep in Your Trunk During the Winter

What to Keep in the Trunk This Winter

Low temperatures and winter weather can create hazardous road conditions. Be prepared for road emergencies with these supplies. Read More
Car Safety During the Winter

5 Changes to Make to Your Car This Winter

Cold weather can be harsh on vehicles. Are you prepared? Follow these tips to help your car run safely this winter. Read More
Protect Your Identity When Applying for College

Keep Personal Data Safe during College Application Season

Make sure your personal and financial data are protected when applying to college online. Prevent identity theft with these tips. Read More
Hurricane Safety

Hurricane Safety Tips to Protect You, Your Family, and Home

Getting to know a hurricane on a first-name basis is no friendly task. Protect your family and home with these hurricane safety tips. Read More
Teach Your Kids about Internet Safety

Is My Child Being Cyberbullied? 6 Questions to Start a Conversation

Approximately 1 in 4 teenagers experience cyberbullying before graduating high school. These tips can help you discuss internet safety with your child. Read More
Distracted Driving

Teach Your Teen to Drive Lesson 8: Prevent Distracted Driving

Teen drivers are some of the most easily distracted drivers on the road. In fact, teenagers make up the largest proportion of drivers reported as distracted at the time of a fatal crash. Teach your teen how to avoid distracted driving with these life-saving tips. Read More
Better Communication While Driving

Teach Your Teen to Drive Lesson 7: Communicating On The Road

Drivers cannot rely on words to communicate on the road. Help your teen learn how to effectively interact with other drivers on the road through signs and signals. Teach your teen these communication tips while driving. Read More
Merging Safely While Driving

Teach Your Teen to Drive Lesson 6: Merging, Yielding and Passing

Timing is everything when deciding when to enter, exit, join, or cross traffic. New drivers have to learn to judge the time, or “gaps” between vehicles in order to make safe decisions. These tips can help your teen learn how to merge, wield and pass safely. Read More
Keeping Safe Space Around Your Vehicle

Teach Your Teen to Drive Lesson 5: Safe Space and the Vehicle

It’s important to teach your teen how much space to leave to the right and left of the vehicle, so they can maneuver, change directions and avoid tight places while driving. Learn more about keeping safe space around your vehicle. Read More
Controlling Speed While Driving

Teach Your Teen to Drive Lesson 4: Controlling Speed

It’s very important to help your teen avoid speeding as a new driver, which can often contribute to traffic accidents. Find out how you can help your teen make good driving decisions when it comes to controlling speed. Read More
How to Follow in Traffic Safely

Teach Your Teen to Drive Lesson 3: Following in Traffic

Keeping a safe following distance (how far you are behind the vehicle in front of you) is key to preventing a collision while driving. These tips can help you teach your teen how to follow in traffic. Read More
Helping a New Driver See Better

Teach Your Teen to Drive Lesson 2: Helping Your New Driver See

One of the most important aspects of safe driving is learning where to look, when to look and how to do it well. Find out how you can teach your new driver to see better on the road. Read More
How to Teach Your Teen to Drive

Teach Your Teen to Drive Without Driving Each Other Crazy

Even as an experienced driver, you may find it difficult to teach your teen safe driving techniques that come naturally to you. These tips can help guide your driving lessons. Read More
Avoid Ticket Scams

Financial Fraud: Avoiding Ticket Scams

A ticket scam can cost more than just a missed event. It can be the root for future instances of identity theft and financial fraud. Avoid ticket scams and financial fraud with these tips. Read More
Identity Theft Protection

Identity Theft Protection: A Latte…and a Little Data, To Go

Public, unsecured networks are especially tempting to an identity thief looking for access to your personal information. Find out how you can keep your personal data safe. Read More
Clean Out Your Paperwork

Spring Cleaning To-Do List: Getting Rid of Paperwork

It’s that time of year again to focus on spring cleaning and getting organized – especially when it comes to important paperwork. Find out what important documents you should be keeping. Read More
Create Better Passwords

Password Dos and Don’ts

We all know that keeping complex passwords can help keep cyber criminals away from our personal information online. But are we taking this advice seriously? Learn how to choose the right passwords. Read More
Don't Overshare Personal Information Online

TMI! Identity Thieves Target Oversharing Online

The internet is deeply integrated into our everyday lives, but for all of its benefits, it can also be a gateway for various types of identity theft. Know the risks of oversharing online. Read More
Keep Your Laundry Room Safe

Mastering Disaster – Laundry Room Safety

Washing machines and dryers create thousands of dollars in water and fire damage loss each year. Learn some safety measures you can take in your laundry room. Keep your laundry room safe. Read More
Identity Theft Protection for Military

ID Theft Prevention Checklist for Military Service Members

Military personnel can protect against identity theft – the number one complaint category for members of the military in 2014 – by taking the steps outlined in this checklist. Prevent identity theft. Read More
Ice Dam Prevention

Mastering Disaster – Ice Dam Prevention

In the winter months, ice dams often form when snow on the roof of a home melts. This can cause extensive damage to your roof and home’s interior – but a simple tool called an ice melt sock can help. Learn how to prevent ice damage. Read More
Protect Your Home Against Theft

Mastering Disaster – Theft Protection

Learn simple ways to make your home more secure and help prevent an intruder from breaking in. Protect your home. Read More
Protect Your Online Identity During Tax Season

Prevent Identity Theft During Tax Season

Submitting your taxes can be a complicated, stressful process. It’s important to know how to spot a scam and take certain precautions all season long. Protect yourself from tax fraud. Read More
Tips to Keep Your Hot Water Heater Safe

Easy Hot Water Maintenance Tasks

Did you know there are several ways to care for your hot-water heater in order to prevent costly repairs, curb energy consumption and increase its lifespan? Perform these simple maintenance tasks. Read More
Home Wiring Safety

Know Your Home’s Wiring

Your home’s wiring is hidden, so it can be difficult to spot problems before it’s too late. Help prevent wiring from sparking an electrical fire. Learn how home wiring works. Read More
Keep Your Electronics Safe During Travel

Tips for Traveling with Electronics

Electronics are as much a part of travel as suitcases or sun block. Make sure your trip doesn’t get derailed by your gadgets. Follow these expert traveling tips. Read More
Your Guide to Windshield Wipers

A Guide to Windshield Wipers

Windshield wipers aren’t considered a safety feature, but they do play a big part in drivers’ safety. Learn how to maintain your windshield wipers. Read More
Tips for Buying a Safe Used Car

5 Safety Features Every Used Car Should Have

Used vehicles can be a great choice for budget-conscious buyers. But don’t trade safety for savings when you shop for a preowned car. Don’t miss these used car safety features. Read More
Dealing with Cyberbullying

After Winter Break: How to Respond to Cyberbullying

As winter break comes to a close, it’s important to keep in mind that while your family may have been on vacation, cyberbullying never ceases. Help your child deal with cyberbullying. Read More