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Category: Prevention


6 Tips for Safe Grilling

The sun is out, the birds are chirping, and barbeques are a weekly event. The smells of a charcoal grill and sizzling meat can take you back to happy memories, but there are also some safety concerns when grilling. In…

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Avoiding Disaster at the Gym

Many people choose to exercise at workout facilities such as gyms, recreation centers, and health clubs. In 2016, the total number of gym memberships in the U.S. was 57.25 million in over 36,000 facilities. While the increased physical activity is…

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A Two-Tier Approach to Protect Yourself from Identity Fraud

Cyber attacks are increasing at an alarming rate and the resulting data breaches have led to countless amounts of personal information being exposed to unscrupulous individuals. While banks have become more proactive in monitoring accounts for activity that appears to…

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Beat the Heat

Summer has arrived! The time of year for barbeques, picnics, visiting water parks, and sitting back and unwinding. It is the warmest season of the year with temperatures nearing or exceeding 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 degrees Celsius) for large portions…

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Lessons Learned in Road Safety

Summer is my favorite time of year. I have great memories of summer breaks from school and family road trips.  I remember when I turned 16 and got my driver’s license!  My family and I went to Florida to see…

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Chip Into Security

Most of our credit/debit cards now have chip technology, but sometimes it’s hard to know when and where to use them. Some merchants want you to use the chip, some terminals have a chip slot but aren’t set up for…

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Precious Cargo: Keeping Your Children Safe in the Car

Every 33 seconds, a child is involved in a car crash. [1] Car crashes continue to be a leading cause of death of children in the United States. [2] An average of 11 children per week died in motor vehicle…

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