Winter is coming: Be prepared for costly, damaging storms

Oct 12 2019

Winter weather is difficult to predict. Use these tips to help protect your home from the costly damage winter storms can bring.Take care of your roofKeep your gutters clear. This keeps ice from accumulating and backing up under the shingles.Trim trees year-round so branches don't fall on your house.Worn-out,…

Are you protecting your digital house from cybercrime?

Oct 4 2019

As the pace of technology advances, cybersecurity threats do, too. Data breaches, identity theft, phishing and malware make headlines seemingly every day. Internet-connected devices, social media, digital assistants and mobile apps have become indispensable in our everyday lives, but their connectedness…

4 affordable bucket list trips for the summertime

Sep 30 2019

The country is filled with adventures to check off your bucket list this summer. From road trips to unique vacations, there’s something for everybody! With the help of your smartphone and dependable wireless service, you can stay connected and share the special moments along the way with family and friends.…

4 tips to prevent and treat health issues on vacation

Sep 30 2019

It’s the night before your long-awaited vacation. You’ve triple-checked your suitcase, checked into your flight and notified the bank of your travel plans. Everything is ready to go, but even the most experienced travelers can’t predict the unexpected health hiccups that might arise along the way.Before…

How green are your car’s tires?

Sep 30 2019

Did you know tires could be green?There aren’t literal green tires, of course — they would distract other drivers. But believe it or not, tires can help keep the planet a bit greener, when they’re built and used with sustainability in mind.Here’s how.Low rolling resistance saves energy and lowers emissionsAccording…

What you need to do before traveling abroad

Sep 30 2019

Planning a trip abroad? That’s exciting! But you have lots to do and less time than you think to get it done. What do you need to accomplish before leaving?Here's a handy checklist to help you get your ducks in a row.PassportIf you have a current passport, check the expiration date. Many countries require…