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Common Thanksgiving Foods That May Be Dangerous for your Dog

puppy dogDo you have a pup that will be a curious companion while you are celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday at home this year?? Here are some traditional Thanksgiving foods you should know about that can cause your overly involved K-9 friend some unwanted consequences and even a large unexpected financial toll. 

These Home Money Pits Hide in Plain Sight

With the exception of major issues such as foundation repairs or flooding, homes are rarely the nightmarish money pits exaggerated for comedic effect in the 1986 movie of the same name. However, many homes do contain smaller money pits that hide in plain sight by draining your wallet slowly over time. These little problems never draw enough attention to warrant solving, but doing so can save you a shocking amount of money in the long run. Keep reading to learn about 5 of the most common home money pits and how you can eliminate them!

Protecting Your Property and Your Holiday Gifts

Everyone knows that holiday time often leads to a rise in the possibility of crime. With packages being left on the front stoop to people in general being away from their home for the holiday. There are some simple things you can do that can help deter that thief from targeting your home. With more people continuing to do more on-line shopping this year due to the pandemic it is even more important to think about how you plan to secure your home and your packages.