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Five tips for choosing a new cellphone provider

(BPT) – If you’ve reached your limit with paying for unused minutes and features, overage fees, and long-term contracts, it may be time to shop around for a new provider. With cellphone service providers being as nu...
 
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Trouble remembering to take your medications? Text message reminders may help

(BPT) – Americans are busy people, and with everything that goes on in our daily lives, remembering to take a prescribed medication can be a challenge. But studies show that forgetting your medications has consequences, i...

 
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The real cost of that ‘free app’ just might be your privacy

(BPT) – The app world is booming and today there are more than 1 million mobile apps available for download through online stores run by companies like Apple and Google. Many apps are available free of charge and collect ...
 
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The hottest restaurant trends and how they get their sizzle

(BPT) -You don’t have to be a “foodie” to be aware of restaurant trends. When a particular ingredient or style of preparation is “hot,” it will show up on the menus of everything from chain restaur...
 
Home Improvement
 

Fire-proof your home this season

(BPT) – ‘Tis the season for at-home entertaining – food, friends, family, fun and yes, even fires. Fire fighters respond to calls of nearly 400,000 home fires each year, according to the National Fire Preventi...