Smartphone Travel Tips

Vacation Travel Tips

“If only I would have read Smartphone Travel Tips before my vacation.” If only I would have found smartphone travel tips article before my last vacation.  No…Nothing like losing my smartphone would ever happen to me because I am so careful.  Wrong!  While I was loading the car up with take out food at Firehouse Subs. […]

Football Fan Safety

Football Fan Safety

Making football season fun but also safe.  Football Fan Safety Finally, we’re welcoming fall, that eagerly anticipated season when we get to enjoy cooler temps, colorful leaves, the start of school and, of course, football season in South Carolina!   Football season in Spartanburg brings with it a whole host of seasonal activities for football […]

Heavy School Backpacks

Back to School Heavy School Backpacks

Five Tips to Prevent Heavy School Backpacks   Each year, tens of millions of kids head off to school with backpacks full of books and supplies, according to the American Occupational Therapy Association. Thousands of those kids will end up with injuries caused by those heavy school backpacks.   It sounds ridiculous, but imagine an […]

Safe Driving Teen Talk

Safe Teen Driving Talk

There are plenty of difficult topics to talk about with your children.  The one that strikes terror in many parents is the talk that precedes handing over the keys tothe family car. Yes, that talk. Safe driving teen talk. We may joke about it, but talking to teens about safe driving is one of the […]

Making A Vacation Great

Great Vacations

Whether you’re planning a trip to a Myrtle Beach in South Carolina this summer, or headed all the way across the country, you want your vacation to be relaxing. It’s a getaway from work, not to mention your day-to-day life. Make a vacation great by using these tips – from packing smart to protecting yourself from […]

Sturgis Bound

Tips for buying your first

Whether you’re Sturgis bound or just hitting the southeast back roads, we want you to be safe on the roads this summer. Here are a few top tips: No one’s too old to wear a helmet   Which cyclists have the highest risk for serious motorcycle accidents? Surprise: “It’s 40-year-olds.” A motorcycle rider not wearing a helmet is […]

Amusement Park Safety

Roller Coaster

 Amusement Park Safety – 6 Safety Tips for Amusement Park Fun The kids are itching to go someplace exciting for the summer in Spartanburg, SC.  Nothing fits the bill like an amusement park – a classic staple of American fun.  There are over 400 parks located in the U.S.   Amusement park safety is important.  Unless you […]

Lightning Facts

Lightning Facts or Myths

Lightning Facts   Lightning Facts and Fallacies What are the common lightning myths and what are the lightning facts?  The next time you see or hear a thunderstorm in Spartanburg, you might want to take a moment to review what you know about lightning safety. Strikes are most common during the summer thunderstorm season.  However, they […]

Road Rage

Road Rage

Road Rage on Spartanburg County Roads? Not With These 5 Tips   Good manners when you’re behind the wheel in Spartanburg – not everyone has them. But, that doesn’t mean you have to get caught up in the rush and the fury. Instead, use these tips to help keep road rage incidents out of our […]

Home Security Technology

Home Security is Easier — and Better — Than Ever   Think home security in Spartanburg and surrounding areas is still about bulky camera equipment and wires running all throughout your home? Think again.   Today, things have changed quite a bit, and the playing field has been leveled. Advanced tools and security systems are more accessible and affordable […]