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Parents: Don’t Let Your Child Fall Out of a Window

More than 5,000 children a year go to emergency rooms after falling out of windows. Here’s how to prevent disaster and make sure your windows are safe.

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How to Keep Your Kid from Falling Off the Furniture

More than a million children a year tumble off changing tables, beds and highchairs — and land in the hospital.

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7 Tips for Filing Your Taxes Safely

Savvy thieves are finding new ways to steal your most sensitive information. Protect yourself from scams with these simple strategies.

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College Students: Ignore Predatory Credit Card Offers and Do This Instead

Be smart with your first credit (or debit) card by following these tips.

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Are Peeping Toms Watching You Through Your Webcam?

Block the prying eyes of hackers with these expert tips for securing your home webcam.

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How to Choose a Safe Stroller

There’s a lot riding on the stroller you pick. Be sure it makes the grade.

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Don’t Let a Battery Set Your House on Fire

The hidden hazards of 9-volt batteries and how to store and dispose of them safely.

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Protecting Your Social Security Number

In this age of increased identity theft, when can you refuse to provide your social security number?

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How to Recover from Holiday Over-Spending

These strategies will help you and your family claw your way out of debt

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10 Ways to Avoid Scams in 2015

Make a resolution to watch for warning signs and avoid being a victim of consumer scams and identity theft.