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  • 5 ways to do Valentine’s Day differently

      

    Valentine’s Day is a day to celebrate the ones you love. We offer five ways to do just that—without breaking your bank account, a gasket or your relationship. Celebrate on an...

  • New way to monitor and cut off a kid's screen time

      

    Parents often ask me how to control their children's use of the Internet, tablet, phone, game machine, smart TV and whatever device comes along next. In the past, I've always had half...

  • How to avoid the Netflix rate increase

      

    How to avoid the Netflix rate increase Here’s a way you can avoid paying Netflix the $2 price increase.

  • How to entertain your kids during a winter storm

      

    Many families find themselves home from work and school for the day when bad weather arrives. And while devices are nice, how long can you really binge watch Netflix? (Don't answer...

  • Why a family physician says parents these days are raising kids all wrong

      

    Family physician, psychologist and author Leondard Sax wants parents to know that they are “raising kids wrong.” The author of “Boys Adrift” and “Girls on the...

  • Variable pricing could be coming to a store near you

      

    Dynamic demand pricing may have started in the airline industry, but it's stretched out everywhere from retail to the pricing on apartment rentals. What exactly is dynamic demand pricing?...

  • New trend: No more tipping servers?

      

    No more tipping: That will be the reality for some New York City restaurants this year. Why Clark isn't sure this is a trend he wants to see take hold.

  • Free video streaming from T-Mobile

      

    T-Mobile now offers free video streaming that won't count against your data. But how good is the quality of the video?

  • Tipping for the holidays: Who and how much?

      

    Do you consider yourself a good tipper? Most of us would like to think that we are, but it's easy to get confused about who gets a tip and how much. We consulted national etiquette expert...

  • Another way to get free video content

      

    A new phone app is offering video downloads for free. Here's how you can take advantage of it.

  • Surviving the holidays: Fun, easy and FREE family party games!

      

    The feast is over, the dishes done, the naps taken... and you still have days to spend with the family over the holiday. Now, you could listen to Uncle Jack get into another political argument...

  • 7 ways to have an easy, cheap and maybe even unique Thanksgiving dinner

      

    Tired of the same ol' same ol' for Turkey Day? We've got the antidote for you... Here are 7 ways to make Thanksgiving memorable and cheap this year! • Start scouring...

  • Download streaming video for offline viewing

      

    Amazon Prime members can now download movies, TV shows and videos to their device to watch offline. Here’s how it works.

  • Hungry? These are the best restaurants in America this year

      

    Some say good food is essential to a happy life. For those seeking an extra succulent meal, Food & Wine Magazine has released their Restaurants of the Year list, and Esquire...

  • Disney Parks raises annual pass cost

      

    It will cost you more to take your family to the House of Mouse, if you want to get a yearlong pass. Walt Disney World, in Orlando and Disneyland in Anaheim, California, have raised the price...