What They Don't Teach at Driver's Ed: Tire Edition
Driver's education is a valuable class that teaches teenagers the rules of the road so they can be competent drivers once they get their license.
How to Prevent Ice Dams, and What to Do If You Get Them
With winter comes snow-packed roofs, and with snow melt can come damaging ice dams. Here's how to avoid them, and what to do if they show up anyway.
How the Economic Machine Works [Animation] by Ray Dalio
In this animation, Ray Dalio explains How The Economic Machine Works. He covers important points such as credit, interest rates, leveraging and deleveraging.
Tips On Buying Homeowners Insurance
For many of us, a tremendous amount of research and work goes into buying a home. When my husband and I bought our first home two years ago, I was surprised to learn that everything I thought I knew, I didn’t really know – including how to choose homeowners insurance I hadn’t thought about homeowners insurance until my mortgage company called and told me they needed my policy information. Panic poured over me. What policy? What are my options? How much coverage do I need? Where do I start? I was overwhelmed with questions and at a loss for answers. I had a whole lot of research to do and with a mortgage already underway, not a lot of time to do it. Homeowners insurance policies can be confusing and complicated, especially if…
Fed initiative to reimagine, reframe workforce development efforts
The Federal Reserve System has announced a new initiative intended to invest in America’s workforce and improve outcomes for both employers and workers. To introduce the Investing in America’s Workforce initiative, the System released a new report analyzing information from nearly 1,000 leaders in the field to identify the current state of the field, important challenges, and strategies for improving items such as human capital, access to jobs, and innovative funding for workforce development programs. Examples of promising strategies identified include: a more effective use of sector strategies; expanding apprenticeships and other work-based training models; increased coordination among service providers; and, changes in employer behavior to improve job access and quality, such as more training options…
Tips on Pool Fence Safety to Reduce Your Liability
Pool fence safety regulations vary across states and cities. HouseLogic explains how to best protect children from danger and you from liability.
The 10 states with the highest homeowners insurance premiums
Many factors impact home insurance premiums including real estate values, building and construction costs, vulnerability to catastrophes, as well as levels of economic growth and urbanization.
Candle Fire Safety Guidelines
Please view our important safety guidelines on how you may potentially reduce the risk of causing a candle fire in your house.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Top 10 Contractor Hiring Tips for Homeowners
Your home is probably your most valuable asset. Properly maintaining your home is a key factor in the retention and growth of its value. This factor is one reason why it is important to hire highly qualified contractors when making major repairs or renovations to your home. The following 10 key rules should be followed …