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  • Evenflo recalls booster seats; children can loosen harness

      

    Evenflo is recalling nearly 30,000 combination booster seats because children can loosen the harness without an adult's knowledge. The recall covers certain Evolve 3-in-1 seats....

  • Pet insurance: Is it worth it?

      

    Buying pet insurance could end up costing you more in the long run. Read more: These 11 dog breeds are most often blacklisted by insurance Not true peace of mind? When it comes to our...

  • 3 ways to pay less when you have a teen driver under your roof

      

    Did you know the average auto insurance premium goes up 79% when you have a new driver on your policy? That's according to InsuranceQuotes.com. Read more: Car insurance rates: Geico...

  • 5 tips for a better laundry experience

      

    The washing machine is one of the humblest appliances in our homes. You take a week's worth of laundry, pop in some detergent, turn a few knobs and voilà, it comes out fresh and clean...

  • Safety tips for traveling with your pets over Labor Day weekend

      

    Before you hit the road with your pet this Labor Day weekend, TripsWithPets.com has put together these tips to keep your four-legged friend safe during the trip. Read more: More than 60 hotels...

  • 4 digital piggy banks for kids & adults

      

    Did you know that there is a theory that those plucky pink ceramic piggy banks that you threw quarters in as a kid were originally created because of a misinterpretation of the word pygg, the name...

  • 18 free and cheap options for family fun & outings

      

    Frugality does not mean a one-way ticket to the Land of No Fun At All. Even when times are tight you can generally find diversion on the cheap. Check the local or regional newspaper on Thursday...

  • How I fed my family on $50 a week

      

    When my husband and I took a leap in the dark by deciding to dig our way out of $40,000 of debt while having no idea how to budget and running a $1,000 deficit each month, we knew we had a real...

  • This is one expense dog owners say is worth every penny

      

    If you’re thinking about welcoming a new dog into your home, you might be curious about the impact it could have on your budget. Read more: Quick and easy way to remove pet hair...

  • 10 most popular gender-neutral baby names

      

    Shakespeare first posed the question in Romeo and Juliet — What's in a name? While we wouldn't want to put words in the Bard's mouth, we can tell you what's not in a name...

  • Teacher creates no-homework policy, suggests better way to use the time

      

    A Texas teacher’s homework policy is gaining traction on the internet. Samantha Gallagher shared an image of a note that her daughter’s teacher gave students, establishing the class...

  • Check the safety of your teen driver’s car at this website

      

    Choosing the right car for your teenage driver can be difficult. Visit this website before you make the purchase.

  • Want to party large for less? Shop here.

      

    Party planning can get expensive- fast. There's one store that will keep the cost way down!

  • Acetaminophen during pregnancy could cause ADHD, study finds

      

    Could the go-to pain relief medication for pregnant women be the cause of hyperactivity in children? A new study recently published by JAMA Pediatrics is seeing a link, CNN reported. Read more:...

  • What to look for in a school backpack

      

    When it comes to buying a backpack for your kid, there’s one thing you need to look at...and it's not the price!