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Beware of job scams

Many people who are seeking work-from-home opportunities often turn to the internet to find openings. The online realm, however, is rife with job scammers, so do some research before submitting an application. Read on for more information and tips to avoid job scams.


The basics of virtual private networks: Is a VPN right for me?

Keeping your personal information safe while online is an important aspect of the modern home and workplace. A virtual private network (VPN) is a key tool for enhancing your online security. This article discusses the purpose of VPNs and whether you would benefit from using one.


Dollar General settlement brings help to Ohioans

The Ohio Attorney General’s Office finalized an agreement with Dollar General that ensures prices will ring up correctly at the register and also provides funding to food banks and other hunger-relief organizations across Ohio.


Choosing the right tax preparer

With tax season here, the thought of engaging a tax preparer may cross your mind. Before proceeding take a moment to review this checklist.