Archive for the children Category

Tips to protect data on that smartphone under your tree

December 24, 2017

Weston Wolfe

Categories: children, Christmas, Claims, Cyber Liability, holiday, personal, Safety, Safety Tips, teens

If you are among the millions unwrapping a slick new smartphone this holiday season, you’ll want to take steps to protect it and your privacy. Almost 80 percent of Americans own smartphones, according to reports from the U.S. General Services Administration, and cybercriminals are out to exploit them. Even if this is not your first…
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7 Trick-or-Treating Safety Tips

October 27, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: children, health, holiday, parenting, Safety, Safety Tips, teens

halloween

For young children, Halloween night is one of the best of the year. But trick-or-treating can be dangerous if kids and parents aren’t careful. Take a look at some vital trick-or-treating tips before you accompany your child.   1. Plan a route in advance. Trick-or-treating could take you several streets away from your house, which…
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Here are 7 tips to keep your children safe on social media

October 20, 2017

Weston Wolfe

Categories: children, Cyber Liability, Home, home safety, parenting, personal, Safety, Safety Tips, student, teens

1. Say “no” as long as you can Many experts agree that middle-school aged children are simply too young to understand the potential dangers. The legal age for some platforms is 13. But for some parents, allowing kids to have a way to share photos or communicate with friends seems harmless. 2. Decide together which…
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Plan for safety long before Halloween night

October 11, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: children, holiday, parenting, Safety, Safety Tips

halloween pumpkin

It’s almost that time of year when children look forward to trick-or-treating, dressing up in costumes, decorating and obtaining more candy than they can possibly eat. As fun as it is, Halloween is also a deceptively dangerous night, and preparations for a safe and enjoyable celebration should begin long before Halloween night.   SELECTING A…
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