Picking the Perfect Backpack Size for Your Child

According to the U.S. Product Consumer Safety Commission, 5,062 children sought medical treatment for backpack injuries in 2017, including a number of injuries caused by bags exceeding 40 percent of a child's body weight. Still, parents can help their kids stay safe and comfortable with just a few precautions. Distribute Weight Evenly. Load heaviest items … Continue reading Picking the Perfect Backpack Size for Your Child

Teacher Spend Hundreds out of Pocket on School Supplies

Parents aren’t the only ones who spend big on back-to-school supplies. Thousands of teachers around the United States offset their school supply budgets by forking over close to $600 of their own money just for the most basic of supplies. Some of the most sought-after items include staples, copy paper, holiday decorations and colored pencils, … Continue reading Teacher Spend Hundreds out of Pocket on School Supplies

Preparing Your Business for the Cold Weather Ahead

The weather has been turning quickly, as temperatures across the United States are plummeting. For businesses of all types and sizes, wintertime brings about a lot of changes to store policies, hours, maintenance and inventory. It’s good to begin prepping your business now so you’re fully prepared for all that winter brings. 1. Prepare Your … Continue reading Preparing Your Business for the Cold Weather Ahead