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Sep 18, 2014, 07:47 ET Raising Non-Violent Kids

Your child's environment – whether at home, at school or socially – can greatly influence how they may behave in the future. FindYouthInfo.gov, a...


Sep 18, 2014, 04:07 ET Career Change: Things you should know from USA.gov

Tired of life as an accountant, and thinking of following your passion to be a high school teacher? Many people reach a point in their lives when...


Sep 17, 2014, 12:12 ET Six Tips from USA.gov for Keeping Teens Safe on Social Media

Going back to school is about more than shiny shoes and trendy notebooks. It's also about kids making new friends and adding those friends on social...


Sep 17, 2014, 03:56 ET Beware: Scholarship and Financial Aid Scams

Scholarships and financial aid do not require upfront fees. While there are legitimate companies who will help guide you through the financial aid...


Sep 04, 2014, 08:00 ET A helpful guide to quit smoking or drinking

Smoking cigarettes or drinking too much alcohol can cause addiction and other serious health issues. The risk of diseases associated with tobacco and ...


Aug 19, 2014, 08:00 ET Child Nutrition Programs for the New School Year

Healthy eating habits and a nutritious diet can help children do better in school. The federal government provides free or low-cost Child Nutrition...


Aug 15, 2014, 08:00 ET How to Change your Name After Marriage

Wedding season is coming to a close. After the rings have been exchanged, the cake has been cut and thank-you notes have been sent, there might still ...


Aug 08, 2014, 08:00 ET Does the Government Owe you Money? Find Unclaimed Money

Uncle Sam may actually owe you money. How? If, the government owes you money, and you do not collect it, it becomes unclaimed money. This can happen...


Aug 04, 2014, 08:00 ET A helpful guide to moving

If you plan to move, planning ahead can save you time and money. Things like packing and finding a reliable moving company are just some of the ways...


Jul 28, 2014, 08:00 ET 5 Tips to Protect your Information if your Cell Phone is Lost or Stolen

You don't even want to imagine it-- your cell phone being lost or stolen. Beyond the cost of replacing the phone, the information it has stored on it ...


Jul 17, 2014, 08:00 ET Summer safety tips

With warm weather comes more opportunities to explore new places, spend time outdoors, and share quality time with friends and family. Swimming,...


Jul 03, 2014, 08:00 ET Keep your home free of summer pests without pesticides

Summer temperatures can be pleasant, but the warm weather is also attractive to insects and rodents. This is the time of year when ants, roaches,...


Jul 02, 2014, 12:53 ET Four for the 4th! Fun Ideas & Safety Tips for the 4th of July

This Independence Day is a long weekend with family and friends for most Americans. Before you start celebrating, here are a few things you should...


Jun 04, 2014, 12:12 ET Consumers Beware: 5 Tips to Keep you Scam-Free this Summer

For the majority of Americans who plan to take a vacation, attend a concert, or work on their home or garden this summer, this season comes with its...


Apr 24, 2014, 04:44 ET Helping Kids Deal with Grief & Loss

The death of a relative, friend, or pet is difficult for anyone, but even harder when it impacts a child. It's not easy to talk about, but Kids.gov,...


Jan 15, 2014, 02:10 ET Winter Blues or Something More? USA.gov's Tips for Seasonal Affective Disorder

The holidays have come and gone. Most of the country has already been in a deep freeze, and there are still long, harsh months of winter yet to come. ...


Dec 30, 2013, 02:16 ET Volunteer in the New Year! USA.gov Helps You Help Others in 2014

Each year, one of the most popular New Year's resolutions is to volunteer more. It's easy for everyday life to quickly get in the way of your desire...


Nov 25, 2013, 03:49 ET Top 5 Cyber Monday Safety Tips: What to Know Before Shopping Online This Holiday Season

The internet makes holiday shopping so easy—no fighting for parking spaces at jam-packed malls, no waiting in endless lines to get to the register....