top hacks and scams of 2017

How You’re Going to Get Hacked This Year

March 23, 2017 | Dori Zinn

The Internet of Things and stolen fingerprints are among the biggest scam predictions for 2017.

Tech ID theft

Ransomware: The Digital Extortion People Don’t Know About

June 2, 2016 | Treanna Lawrence

Hackers can lock you out of your files and make you pay to get them back. Here’s what to do.

How to make your home smart and cost less

7 Energy Saving Practices That Don’t Save Energy

February 11, 2016 |

You’re wasting time and not saving money.

The top small appliances

The 5 top small appliances worth your cash

November 10, 2014 | Meghan Stewart

The right appliances save time and money, but what does a frugal foodie really need in the kitchen?

Where to sell stuff online

How to convert your junk into money online without wasting your time

May 29, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

You live in a gold mine of stuff you’re not using, and you probably don’t even have to leave your house to cash in.

lock on top of a credit card to remind people how to protect themselves from identity theft

How the pros set up their computer passwords

May 1, 2014 | Lois Cahall

Here’s how one best-selling author and network guest host protects her personal info.

Here's how to improve smartphone battery life.

Free ways to improve smartphone battery life

March 20, 2014 | Dylan Bouscher

Does your phone die too fast? It may be your own fault, but you can fix it.

Is it time to buy a TV? Shop carefully.

Time to buy a TV? 5 things you must know

January 29, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

More people buy a TV around the Super Bowl than any other time of year. Here are the basics to get your money’s worth.