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Miscellaneous

Some information doesn’t always fit into the other categories, that doesn’t mean it’s not useful. Here’s a smattering of miscellaneous articles.

Safety Tips for the Holiday Season

The winter holiday season is traditionally a festive and eventful time of year. Celebrations, family gatherings and visits from houseguests traditionally increase in number during the season. Statistics show that the incidents of home fires and electrical accidents also typically increase during the winter holiday season. View more…

 


 

Think It’s Trash? It Could Be A Treasure!

If you think something is worth money, chances are it isn’t. If you think something is worthless, there’s a possibility it may not be. Old magazines, postcards and even vintage cereal boxes are among the items people think are worthless but can actually have value

When downsizing, make sure you don’t get rid of valuable items, the best advice is to do your homework. There are a lot of resources out there such as the Internet, antique and art appraisers and books. So check to make sure you have an idea what something is worth before you relegate it to the trash. View more…

 


 

Protect Yourself from Online Phishing Attacks

What is phishing? Phishing is a when a hacker or other malicious person poses as a legitimate company on the Internet and asks for your personal or financial information. Online phishing is at an all-time high and will continue to rise as technology advances. It can seem frightening if you do not know how to identify a potential phishing attack. Some people fall victim for the temptation because they were not looking closely into the situation. View more…

 


 

A Well-Adjusted Life

Many folks are time wasters.

To be successful and happy, you must discipline yourself to work all the time you work.  The average employee works at about 50 percent of capacity.  Fully 80 percent of people working today are underemployed, in that their jobs do not really demand their full capacities.  View more…

 


 

Be Prepared!

World events remind us that disasters can happen anywhere. There was a devastating tsunami, which affected several countries. Two hurricanes, Katrina and Rita, wiped out many thousands of homes and businesses. In the Southwest, major forest fires claimed thousands of acres and homes. Tornadoes and flooding took place in the Midwest. Everyday of the year, there are reports of fires in homes. These events remind us that everyone should prepare for any disaster or any type of emergency. View more…