Archive for February, 2017

How to Prevent Hacking in the Wake of Cloudbleed

Friday, February 24th, 2017
Cloudbleed

Worried about Cloudbleed? Here’s what you can do to protect your data.

It can be difficult to try and keep all of your sensitive information safe with so many leaks, hacks, and viruses out there causing tech trouble. If you are worried about cloudbleed–or are confused by it–then read on to learn everything you need to know to stay informed and protected in the digital age. (more…)

Is Your Home an Open Invitation to Burglars?

Thursday, February 16th, 2017
burglars

Is your home at risk of a break in?

No one wants to think it could happen to them, but the reality is that burglaries happen every day. In fact, they often happen when you might least expect it. As the weather warms and your attention turns toward carefree beach days and vacation fun, burglars might be turning their attention toward your home. In fact, the FBI reports that burglary incidents peak in July and August. If you want to stay ten steps ahead of burglars this summer, keep these tips in mind. (more…)

7 of the Biggest Winter Driving Myths

Friday, February 10th, 2017
winter driving myths

Don’t fall for these winter driving myths!

Everyone has their own ideas about the best way to handle slippery winter roads, but many times the facts get lost in the shuffle. Today we are busting 7 of the biggest winter driving myths that have been hitting the road to save you time and keep you safe. (more…)

How to Recover from a Black Ice Skid

Friday, February 3rd, 2017
black ice skid

Do you know what to do if your car starts to skid on black ice?

Black ice is a huge hazard during the wintery months in the Maryland, Virginia, and D.C. area. A black ice skid can be a heart-pounding and terrifying moment when you are driving your car, but being prepared can go a long way towards ensuring you and your car stay safe. Here are some ways that you can recover from a black ice skid if you feel your wheels start to slide. (more…)