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How to Winterize Your Home

Michael Kelly

Ice dams and frozen pipes are two of the most damaging disasters that can strike your home in the winter. Ice dam removal can cost up to $800, assuming it doesn't damage your home. And the average cost of water damage from frozen pipes is around $15,000. Learn how to winterize... Continue

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State of Driving: Wisconsin

Emily Guy Birken

Friendliness in Wisconsin is something you can count on, even when you are driving. The convivial residents of America's Dairy Land will not only heartily welcome you to any festival, gathering, or party with open arms and a selection of beer and cheese, but they will also treat... Continue

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Protecting Yourself From Inheritance Theft

Emily Guy Birken

There is something about a death in the family that can bring out the worst in people. It's not uncommon for family resentments to boil over in the wake of grief, which often leads to hurt feelings and arguments after the death of a loved one. However, greed is an even uglier... Continue

Technology

You may call it a “phone," but that smart device in your pocket is actually a tiny computer. And that means it's subject to the same security threats as your desktop or laptop. Any device that connects to the Internet is open to hackers, viruses... Continue

Wellness

Having to squint to read small print is considered a normal progression of our eyesight through middle age, and beyond, as our eyes undergo changes. There are, however, a number diseases and conditions that can affect our vision as we age.... Continue