Advice

We rounded up the best advice from the experts on pets, money, travel, work, parenting, love, and more.

Photos: Loyal Dogs Guarding Historic Southern Homes

There was a time when every significant life event in the South occurred on the porch. Now, these… >>

Winter Driving: How to Survive a Car Breakdown

When a winter storm hits and you're on the road, there might be no time to think about survival… >>

Should Kids Have Cell Phones?

In a rant, Louis CK said smartphones are ruining people’s abilities to experience their own… >>

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Get Crafty: Paper Towel Tie-Dye

This creative, colorful craft project will brighten up a rainy afternoon. >>

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Easter Games for Kids

Keep the Easter fun going and going with these fun ideas for indoor and outdoor games. >>

5 Smartphone Repairs You Should Never Pay Someone For

Got a wet cell phone? A shattered screen? These smartphone repair techniques should do the trick. >>

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5 Things Your Kids Should Know About Their Online Reputation

Just because your child is web savvy doesn't mean they don't need supervision on the Internet. >>

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Be a Savvy Facebook User

Most people know not to blithely give out personal information to strangers online. But when it… >>

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Keep Your Kids Safe Online

Cyberbullying is a growing problem for today’s teens, but there are things you can do as a parent… >>

10 Ways to Protect Yourself Online

As more Americans do more things online, Internet identity theft and web scams are a growing—and… >>

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How Much Should You Reveal Online?

Learn how much you should share online and how to protect yourself with privacy settings. >>

The Best Time to Buy: 43 Cheap Finds Throughout the Year

When's the best time to buy a car, airline tickets, appliances, a TV, furniture, a mattress, a… >>

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13+ Things You Didn’t Know About Cats

Find out why your cat acts the way he does. And if your pooch is still a mystery to you, get the… >>

Remember Everything!  8 Apps that Banish Forgetfulness
Remember Everything! 8 Apps that Banish Forgetfulness

The one thing you never forget is your cell phone, right? Download these apps to help lighten your… >>

Is the American School System Damaging Our Kids?

Education has become an American institution—of the worst kind. >>

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13 Things HR Won’t Tell You About Keeping Your Job

HR professionals reveal their insider secrets, including what they think about the hiring process… >>

Rick Bragg on Parenting

Award-winning journalist Rick Bragg shares thoughts on the departure of his son—and his "empty… >>

Pet Obesity: Is Yours at Risk?
Pet Obesity: Is Yours at Risk?

Studies show nearly half of our dogs and cats are overweight or obese, but these healthy habits… >>

13 Dog Facts You Didn’t Know

Find out why your dog acts the way he does. >>

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13 Things Your Mall Salesperson Won’t Tell You

We talked to the folks at your local malls to get the lowdown on sneaky, smart ways you can save… >>