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Are you Ready for a Storm?
By Tom
March 6, 2012

Are you Ready for a Storm?

One of the biggest lessons of the April 27 tornadoes that raved the state was that you can never be too prepared for an emergency.  Many people had to go days without electricity, gas, telephones, and/or water.  The Department of Homeland Security recommends that you have an emergency plan in place.  You plan should include an emergency kit with essential survivals items.  Here are some handy ...

Is your January Energy Saving Check-list Complete????
Is your January Energy Saving Check-list Complete????

 Have furnace and other gas appliances inspected for safety issues.


2012 Money Saving Resolutions????

Yes, it’s that time again. As New Year’s Eve approaches, it comes with the prospect of making New Year’s resolutions that we hope to finally keep this year. These resolutions usually revolve around health and finances. While I can’t help you much with the first, here are 12 ideas for financial resolutions in 2012:

1) Set goals. As Stephen Covey put it in The Seven Habits of Highly Successful People, begin with the end in mind. After all, it’s hard to know how to get to ...

Holiday Safety Tips for Home and Away

Holiday Safety Tips for Home and Away

The Christmas holiday season is one of the most anticipated times of the year. Unfortunately, criminals also look forward to the season as more people are out shopping and leaving their homes unattended during holiday travel. Combine this season of opportunity with yet another holiday in a bad economy, and crime rates for things such as burglary, theft by snatching, etc. are particularly high.

Here are several holiday safety tips to ...