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5 Audiobooks to Celebrate Women’s History Month

Celebrated for a full month in March for the first time beginning in 1987, Women's History Month is meant to honor women all around the world, and those who stood up to adversity and fought for equal rights for women — a battle that is still not
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Can Ride-Sharing Services Like Uber Be Trusted?

Commuting to and from work or other places can be a hassle, especially when you live in a highly populated area like Silicon Valley with tons of other people on the road at all hours. Add in the cost of gas or the misery of trying to
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Why Your Business Needs VoIP

Communication is a necessity in the business world, but do you really need to pay an arm and a leg for a phone service? Absolutely not! Luckily, if you’re a business owner who’s overpaying for their phones, there is an option for you — VoIP. For those
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3 Ways to Spot a Catfish While Dating Online

Ever since "catfishing" became a known and accepted term in our society, online dating has been under a great deal of scrutiny. If you aren’t familiar with this term, catfishing refers to a person who makes themselves available for an online relationship but has misrepresented themselves in
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The Best Online Savings Accounts to Grow Your Money

Saving money isn’t easy. If it were, so many Americans wouldn’t be having trouble doing it. The results of a new study from the Pew Charitable Trust found that one in five Americans don’t plan on retiring. Ever. Another 56% reported worrying about their personal finances during
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It's National Consumer Protection Week: What Can You Learn?

National Consumer Protection Week is upon us. This event, which falls between March 1 and March 7, is a coordinated campaign between multiple government agencies, such as the Federal Trade Commission and state attorneys general offices, as well as businesses that promote consumer rights like the Better
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The Need for Cloud Storage Speed: Why Does It Matter?

The cloud has quickly grown in popularity as it has proven that it is more than capable of reliably and efficiently storing high volumes of data. Everyone from large companies to individuals are utilizing cloud storage in order to safely and efficiently copy and secure their files,
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'House of Cards' Season 3 is Here: What Happened Last Season?

Good news for Netflix subscribers — the third season of “House of Cards” is finally here! Netflix started releasing a series of intriguing teaser trailers for season three about a month ago, making users even more anxious as to what to expect from the new season. The
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5 Ways to Child-Proof Your Electronics

For whatever reason, kids are fascinated with screens. But allowing your children to play with your electronic devices can lead to deleted contacts, accidental messages, loss of saved work or emails and even unwanted purchases. Apple knows this all too well; the company was hit with a
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Why Choose a Personal Loan Over a Traditional Loan?

There comes a time in many people's lives when they need more money than they have. Sometimes a credit card can be a quick solution, but there are situations when credit cards just won't work and taking out a loan looks like the smartest option. All loans
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