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Protecting Your Home During Spring Break: Best 3 Home Security Systems

Spring break is a time for families to travel and vacation together, but unfortunately, it’s also a time for thieves to prey on empty homes. Following these safety tips is a good start in taking preventative measures against home invasions, but selecting a home security system that
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2 Ways Online College is Redefining Education

With the many advancements being made in the realm of online colleges, students and administrators alike are beginning to rethink what it means to receive a "traditional" college education. The days of students reporting to a classroom to complete 12 to 15 weeks of coursework and tests
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FreeScoresAndMore vs. Identity Guard: Which Service is Best?

Your credit scores are the life force of your financial health. They determine whether you’ll be approved for important things, like a home loan, a credit card and nearly everything else. Not only do your credit scores dictate whether you’ll get approved, but they also determine what
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Stratos and Coin: Are All-in-One Payment Cards a Good Idea?

Mobile payments have been gaining a lot of popularity lately. Considering we are almost always connected to our phones, it makes sense to have this convenience. These mobile payment apps have different functions. Some are specifically made for peer-to-peer payments, like the app Venmo, and others that
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Mobile Dating Apps: How and Why They Work

Taking your romantic life into your own hands now has a more literal meaning than ever before with mobile dating apps. In fact more of the dating sites you know and love, such as Match.com and eHarmony, are taking advantage of both the mobile and desktop platforms
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3 Things People with Bad Credit Need to Know

It's not the end of the world if you have bad credit. Actually, millions of Americans have credit that's rated below average. While it's not something you might be proud of, it's important to know that there are some ways to make it better. If you have
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Parental Controls: Kaspersky Study Reveals Most Common Harmful Content Online

The Internet is no longer solely for adults or for work-related projects, as children have become increasingly more active online, even more so than their parents. Because Internet users are getting younger and younger, it's important to make sure that all facets of it are safe and
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Summer is Coming: Best Diet Program for Your Beach Body

Winter has been long and brutal for much of the U.S., but long summer days are closer than you think. It's been more than three months since we made our New Year's resolutions, and many people are probably slipping when it comes to their 2015 goals. As
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The Secret to Creating the Perfect Online Dating Profile

Online daters spend hours trying to crack the code on what makes for an irresistible online dating profile. Commonly practiced strategies include studding your introduction with clichés like "Looking for my Mr. Right" or "Work hard, play hard." Another common strategy is to try to portray the
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Which Online University is Right for You?

Not all online universities are created equal. We know that some schools are more highly accredited than others, but of the top rated schools, each has its own specialty and will benefit some people more than others. Some students have needs that must be addressed by the
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