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With today being Valentine's Day, lots of couples are buying each other expensive gifts. Jewelry is the biggest one, in fact in 2016 people spent almost 20 billion dollars on Valentine's Day. Did you know that most...

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5 Ways to Keep Your Teen Driver Safe

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration traffic deaths are up 10 percent in the first half of 2016. With distractions like smart phones and tablets teens are facing a lot of risks while on the...

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How to Deal With Road Rage

Have you ever noticed that, with roadway anger, it’s always the other guy’s fault? And, it very well could be. The thing is, you can’t control how other people drive. But, you can control how you respond to situations...

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Fire Pit Safety Tips

This is an older post from Scott Stueber @ West Bend, but with summer here once again I figure it is still relevant. If you are going to have a campfire please do it safely. Check out these tips to protect yourself. ...

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Summer Driving More Dangerous For Teens

Summer is officially here! Unfortunately, for teen drivers, this is the deadliest time of year. More teens are now on the road going to their summer jobs, visiting friends, and travelling to summer attractions. This...

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Are you covered in a hit and run accident?

Have you ever come out of a store or restaurant and noticed your car has a new look? No, I’m not talking about your spouse or significant other surprising you with a new car. I’m referring to a large dent or scratch...

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Best Life Jackets for Dogs

It's April 1st and most people don't take the news seriously today, and we had some great weather this week. That got me thinking a light fluff blog post would be nice. It's not as important as preparing for a storm or...

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Was your home flooded? Here are some tips to safely clean it

With winter's end and the beginning of spring, melting snow and increased rain can cause flooding. Be prepared for a flood by checking out this article from Scott Stueber of West Bend.As our weather patterns change and...

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15 Home Child-Proofing Tips for Parents and Grandparents

It has been awhile since I have had to think about childproofing my home; however, as my younger cousins begin having children, and friends become grandparents, I thought it would be an interesting topic to research....

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10 Things To Know About Seasonal Risks

Christmas accounted for the least number of vehicle thefts – 1,225 – in 2014 out of the top 10 holidays ranked by the number of stolen vehicles, according to the Insurance Information Institute. New Year’s day had the...

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