High School Safety

Many of the threats that your preteen faces in middle school will magnify once they reach high school. First off, remind your teen of the importance of protecting online privacy. Any pictures or posts they wouldn’t want you, their principal … Continue reading

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Middle School Cool

For many preteens, reaching middle school means access to more adult privileges. If your child uses the Internet, talk to them about their online activity. Make sure they understand the importance of not sharing personal information on the Internet, and … Continue reading

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Keep Your Vacant House a Home

It’s that time of year again—time to pack up the vacation home, say goodbye to summer and hello to the “real world.”  Chances are, you’ve spent a lot of time (and money) making sure your vacation house feels like a … Continue reading

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Driving While Intexticated

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, you’re 23 times more likely to get in an accident while texting and driving.  Sending or receiving a text takes a driver’s eyes off the road for an average of 4.6 seconds – the equivalent … Continue reading

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Motorcycling: Here to Stay

Motorcycling: It’s one of the fastest growing hobbies in the US and around the world. Don’t believe it? The Motorcycle Industry Council reports overall motorcycle sales have increased by about 6.7% in the first quarter of 2012. If those numbers … Continue reading

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Studying Abroad

If you or your child is planning on studying abroad, chances are you’ve been warned of the risks. Between news stories highlighting trips gone wrong, guidelines set in place by colleges, and plain old common sense, there are some things … Continue reading

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