Mobile Banking & Safety

Mobile Banking & Safety

If you like new technology and the convenience it can offer, then using a mobile banking App to deposit checks into your account is a real time saver. More and more banks are adding it to their list of services and encouraging customers to do as much banking online and by phone as possible. Depositing a check by simply taking a picture of it is as simple as it sounds and here are a few tips to keep your information safe.

Dog Bite 101

Dog Bite 101

We love our pets and treat them like family. We try to give them the best care and quality of life possible, but as hard as we try accidents do happen. Even the gentlest dog who manages to escape its owner can become nervous and react with the primary defense mechanism it knows—biting.

Safeguarding Your Kids in The Digital Age

Safeguarding Your Kids in The Digital Age

How can we teach our children to use the internet safely? It’s a question I’ve been thinking about a lot lately. The advice I give my own family and friends is encapsulated in: “If you wouldn’t do it face to face - Don’t do it online!” For example, would you go up to a complete stranger and start a conversation? Would you be abusive to friends or strangers in a pub or bar? Just because you feel protected by the apparent distance a screen gives between you and the person you’re talking to, you must remember that online is still the real world.