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Quick Tips To Change Your Money Mind Set

How many of you have been able to keep your New Year’s resolution for improving your finances? Although most of us have good intentions when it comes to things like mastering our saving skills, we often struggle to achieve our goals. In fact, only around one in three American households manage to stick to their spending rules every month. 

Quick Tips to Change Your Money Mind Set

The trouble is that most of us are approaching saving with the wrong mindset.

You can use all the envelopes and cash-saving apps in the world, but you don’t approach spending with the right frame of mind, you’re never going to achieve your goals.  [Read more…]

Cases Of Nursing Home Abuse On The Rise

One of the most heinous crimes in modern society is the abuse of elderly residents living in nursing homes. This should be the one time in their life where they are free from danger or worry and allowed to enjoy their golden years in peace. Sadly, the number of cases coming to court every year indicates this problem is not going away but what causes nursing home abuse? Why does it happen so frequently? And what can we do to protect our loved ones?

Type of Abuse

Financial, mental and physical are the big three when it comes to abuse in nursing homes. You can also add neglect and sexual abuse to that list. [Read more…]

Top 5 Signs You Should Steer Clear of SUVs and Make Your Next Car a Truck

Sure, coupes and convertibles are super fun to drive, and sedans are usually a reliable, safe, and cost-efficient choice, but what if you need something just a little more rugged and spacious? SUVs seem to rule the roadways these days — and with good reason. They’ve got plenty of room for passengers, pets, and whatever you need to transport from Point A to Point B, whether that’s groceries, sports equipment, antiques and tchotchkes you pick up on the cheap and sell on eBay or any other tools of your trade.

However, if you’re about to buy a new car, have you considered a pickup truck? It might not be the most intuitive choice of vehicle, at least if you don’t have a background or lifestyle that’s steeped in hard-working’, down-home truck culture. But they’re more versatile than you might think. Read on to learn the 5 signs that a pickup truck might be right for you. [Read more…]

Technology With Music For Your Kids

Music is a great thing to teach your kids about from a young age. Music not only inspires creativity, but learning a new instrument is great for developing brains. It’s also a skill that you can keep with you your entire life and it’s much easier to learn when you’re young. But if you’re not ready to take your kids to lessons each week, there are some great tech options available to you. Below are some great music technology products and apps to help your child learn more about music. 

Technology With Music For Your Kids

Amazon Alexa

Alexa is a voice assistant produced by Amazon. With one of their home devices, or your smartphone, you can access Alexa and ask it different things. One thing you can do is ask it to play different songs. Amazon has a wide collection of songs available for free, or you can pay a monthly subscription to have access to practically any song that exists. Now your kid can listen to any song they want just by asking.  [Read more…]