Free Diapers For Low-Income Families

Diapers are not a luxury item, they are a basic need low-income families are struggling with. This is a silent crisis with many parents and caregivers who often will find themselves trying to decide whether they should pay for rent, food or diapers. If you or someone you know is in need of diapers, please use our directory,"Free Diapers For Low-Income Families" below to find a diaper bank in your area.  It saddens … [Read more...]

Why it’s Important to Chang Your Cabin Air Filter

Your cabin air filter is a filter that cleans the air that comes into your car from the the A/C, heating and ventilation. It's like any other filter that catches things in the air that can make a car ride unpleasant like pollen, dust, and other airborne things that can be bad for people with allergies or breathing problems. It filters the air coming in so you can breathe clean fresh air. After a certain amount of time you will need to change … [Read more...]

Signs to Watch for When Your Check Engine Light Comes on

Not many people are very car savvy, they aren't sure exactly what to do in a car emergency besides call a tow truck or a nearby mechanic. But when worse comes to worse you should know a little thing or two about your car when something goes wrong. For example, when your check engine light comes on, most of the time it won't be a major problem but sometimes it can be. So here are a few signs to look for when you notice your check engine light … [Read more...]

Making Travel More Enjoyable

Most people enjoy traveling, whether it be to another country, another state or just to a different city. But with traveling comes responsibilities and some people may not enjoy all the aspects that go into traveling. Well here are some suggestions for those people to help make traveling more enjoyable for them. -If you are planning a big trip going off somewhere far, you will want to take some time off of work before the trip and even after. … [Read more...]

Why Tire Rotation is Important

You may wonder what tire rotation is, yes your tires do rotate of course when you drive, but this tire rotation is different. It is when you actually have a mechanic or yourself rotate your tires, like the front ones go on the back or the left ones go on the right. Some people don't know this but it is very important to get your tires rotated. Tires are kind of like shoes, after a lot of use the tend to wear, and depending on how you walk or … [Read more...]

After Pregnancy Health: What Nobody Tells You

Women are usually prepared for the many changes that come with pregnancy, but postpartum body issues often come as a surprise. Few women are able to give birth and get right back to their old self. Typically there are months of recovery as your body transitions from pregnancy to new motherhood. Here’s a closer look at six body issues many new mothers aren’t prepared for because they aren’t aware the problems are a possibility after … [Read more...]

Home Security Basics for Low Income Renters

  When you don’t earn much you don’t tend to have much. Yet the little you and your loved ones have can make or break a very fragile home environment. Whether it’s a collection of toys your children treasure or your one and only television set, the loss of these items will not be easily fixed on a limited income. Fire, flooding, and theft are unfortunately more likely to happen in older homes and in lower income neighborhoods. For … [Read more...]