Keys to Homeownership: Getting a Home Inspection
Keys to Homeownership: Getting a Home Inspection

Before signing on the dotted line, it’s important to know what exactly comes with the new house you’re about to buy. In addition to that amazing kitchen, fabulous master bath and lush green backyard, could there be foundation issues? Or maybe a rotting roof in need of replacing? You may not be required to have a home inspection,

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Can I Still Get Life Insurance After a Heart Attack?
Can I Still Get Life Insurance After a Heart Attack?

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that people with a history of illness like heart disease would have a more difficult time getting approved for life insurance than those who are healthy. But the key word here is difficult, not impossible. If you’ve had a heart attack, knowing what to expect when you apply for

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Robot cars get 32-acre Michigan City to hone driving skills
Robot cars get 32-acre Michigan City to hone driving skills

(Bloomberg) — A simulated city opened Monday on the north campus of the University of Michigan to test how self-driving cars will travel in the future without mowing down pedestrians or causing colossal crashes. “We had the faculty here at the university design the fully evolved future,” Peter Sweatman, head of the Transportation Research Institute,

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4 Hidden Poisons in Your Home for Dogs and Cats

From leftover candy to table scraps, dogs and cats have a propensity to eat anything around the house that isn’t boxed up or tied down. Yet, even the most cautious pet owners admit – it’s not easy keeping our roving furry friends from devouring harmful foods. However, what may be most dangerous to your dogs

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New technology prevents cell phone use while driving
New technology prevents cell phone use while driving

Texting, talking on cell phones, checking e-mail and following social media have become almost like breathing – many Americans can’t survive more than a few seconds without doing any of these actions, and for teens this is especially true. When it comes to engaging in these activities behind the wheel, it becomes a parent’s greatest fear.

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Pet Care: Fourth of July Safety Tips
Pet Care: Fourth of July Safety Tips

For many people, nothing beats lounging in the backyard on the Fourth of July with good friends and family—including the four-legged members of the household. While it may seem like a great idea to reward Rover with scraps from the grill and bring him along to watch fireworks, in reality some festive foods and products

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