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Using your cell phone in an emergency situation

Cell phones serve many important purposes in our everyday lives. Communicating with others, storing information, and setting daily reminders are just some of the ways we use our phones on a daily basis. However, we don’t always think about how to use our phones in circumstances that don’t occur as frequently, such as emergency situations. It’s not fun to think about, but it’s important to be prepared for dangerous situations. Whether you get in an accident, have a medical emergency, experience a natural disaster, or so...

Your Cell Phone: A Mobile Rolodex & Personal Assistant

Cell phones are a great way to easily communicate with family and friends from your home or on the go. One of the many benefits of cell phones is their ability to store contact information for as many people as you'd like. You can store phone numbers, names, addresses, emails and sometimes even take notes on a specific person to help remember when and where you met them! Your phone is basically your own personal Rolodex that easily travels wherever you go. Except your phone has one other fantastic ability: a speed dial. Cell phones are equi...

Protect Your Online Identity & Beware of Scams!

Modern technology makes communicating, shopping, learning, and more much faster and easier than we could have ever imagined. However, what seems to be a routine email, simple phone call, or a great online deal could actually be a scam that costs you big time. Be informed about your online security so that your information stays safe and protected.  One scam to beware of is phishing. Phishing is when you get a text, email, or call from what seems to be a company you know. In actuality, this is a scam trying to steal your personal informa...