Author: Ally Knudtson

‘Tis the season to start trimming – your budget, that is. An October 2020 Gallup poll found that the average American expects to spend around $805 on this year’s holiday season. While it’s true that the general public might have a little less to spend, that...

Securing your devices and keeping personally identifiable information safe and secure these days is of the utmost importance.When you buy the latest device, you need to be aware of two things: First, devices collect your information, and second, that information is always accessible. Very often when...

Sick of renting? Are your rental horror stories getting worse and worse? Whether your decision to quit the renting game is because you can’t take your nosey neighbors anymore or because you are ready to make your own rules, purchasing your first home is a...

You’ve probably been hearing a lot about contact tracing. It’s the process of identifying people who have come in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, instructing them to quarantine and monitoring their symptoms daily.  Contact tracers are usually hired by a state’s department...

June 1 marks the official start of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season. Exercise caution in handling emails with hurricane-related subject lines, attachments or hyperlinks....

Due to school closings and stay-at-home orders resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, children’s increased online presence may put them at greater risk of child exploitation. Parents, guardians, caregivers, and teachers can take the following measures to help protect children from becoming victims of online child...

Is your money still safe in a traditional bank? With the world flipped upside down, you may be worried about your finances and whether or not they are safe at a traditional bank. The truth is, the safest place for your money is still in a...