It’s that time of year again–summer is coming to an end the kids are headed back to school. Are you seeking quality time with the family before everyone parts ways? Here are four enjoyable stay-at-home, or staycation, activities for the whole family: Go Camping in the Backyard – Don’t worry about checking the local weather […]
Preventing Heat Stroke
In Texas, as temperatures rise, so do the chances of heat stroke. According to the National Weather Service, in 2016, a total of 94 residents in the United States died as a result of extreme heat; more than double of that in 2015. While warmer weather means more outdoor activities, knowing how to prevent overheating […]
Ways to Save Money on Your Utility Bills
Due to the summer heat, most of us are forced to crank the air-conditioning, which can spike our energy bills uncontrollably. However, during these months, it is important to explore ways to save on utility bills–ultimately saving money and energy in the long run. Use energy-efficient light bulbs. Switching your light bulbs to compact fluorescent […]
Don’t Waste Sprinkler Water, Save It!
Almost one-third of the water your family uses ends up on your yard. During the summer months, a few simple changes to the way you water can save a precious resource and save you a sufficient amount of money at the same time. Install timers and sensors. No matter the watering system, putting a timer […]
Do you need life insurance?
Life insurance is a set in stone security plan designed to protect your family or the loved ones who depend on you financially. Life insurance will provide a death benefit to the person whom is your beneficiary on your life insurance plan. This is important to protect your family’s lifestyle if you were to die. […]