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Is Pet Insurance Worth It?

So you adopted a dog (or cat or bird). You’ve got the food, the bed and the toys, and now you’re wondering whether pet insurance is a good investment. What if your new companion gets sick or hurt? Could pet insurance help save their lives — and protect your wallet?

Should You Be Worried About Sinkholes?

Sinkholes are an incredible and terrifying natural phenomenon. Suddenly, the ground beneath our feet opens up and consumes whatever happens to be standing in its way. It’s a troubling sight, but how much should you actually worry about them?

How To Ensure Your Overseas Trip Is As Safe As Possible

How To Ensure Your Overseas Trip Is As Safe As Possible

I almost died in Japan. Or at least, it felt a lot like that when I endured a severe case of food poisoning in a hotel room in Tokyo. After calling an American embassy, multiple translators and my parents, I found myself hunched over in a Japanese clinic, desperate to…