August 4, 2016

22 Motivational Quotes to Get You Through the Work Week

1. “The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Walt Disney 2. “Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.” – Will Rogers 3. “If you are working on something that you really care about, you don’t have to be pushed. The vision pulls you.” -Steve Jobs 4. “We… Read More

July 29, 2016

Back-to-School Tips!

Parents, we know you are just as excited (if not more) for your little ones to head back to school this fall. Some of you may be seasoned vets when it comes to the back-to-school process, and some of you may still be trying to get the hang of it. Here is a list of… Read More

July 25, 2016

Samsung Pay vs. Apple Pay

It seems like more and more there are people raving about Apple Pay and/or Samsung Pay. Some of you may have been using this feature for the past year, and as for the rest of us…well here’s some information about each that may help you get a better understanding about how they work. Samsung Pay… Read More

July 18, 2016

Communities in Schools

Summer is quickly coming to an end, and as we shop our kid’s school supply lists, it is important to remember those that may not be able to afford to do the same. There are plenty of organizations to get involved with that help provide school supplies, clothes, food, and other items that children need… Read More

July 11, 2016

Is Social Media REALLY necessary?

Thirty years ago, there were only a few ways that people could advertise their business and even themselves. Newspapers, seminars, magazines and television commercials, just to name a few. In most recent years, internet advertisements have become a huge deal and are the new norm for advertisers and publishers. There are now even internet trackers… Read More

July 7, 2016

Carolina in the Fall 2016

This year’s Carolina in the Fall music and food festival will be held September 23-24th at 100 E. Main St. in Wilkesboro, NC. So far, there are 20+ artists that will be performing such as The Kruger Brothers, The Infamous String Dusters, The Steel Wheels, Symphony of the Mountains, Flatt Lonesome, and more! Each evening… Read More

July 5, 2016

Protect Your Account From Hackers!

I think it is safe to say that we all know about online hackers, and have heard a plethora of horror stories about people’s social media accounts being compromised after a hacker got their password. This issue may seem like one we cannot control, and that we all stand the same chance of having our… Read More

June 27, 2016

5 Ways to Beat the Heat this Summer

In honor of National Sunglass Day, and the high temperatures we’ve been experiencing across the US, here are 5 tips from OSHA or the Occupational Safety and Health Administration on ways to protect yourself from the sun and harmful UV Rays. 1. Cover up Wear tightly-woven clothing that blocks out light. Try this test: Place… Read More

June 21, 2016

Extreme Internet Ads!

Internet advertising has become something that plagues us all while surfing the web. Yes, there are ad-blockers, but the downside of those are that they can block ads that may be helpful to you. Ad-blocking has been around for years, but before recent years, the problem typically occurred on desktops. A new app, Ben Choice,… Read More

June 14, 2016

Father’s Day gifts that are sure to wow him!

With Father’s Day less than a week away, there are probably many of you scrambling to find the perfect gifts for the men in your lives. Well look no further. If the man you’re buying for is tech-savvy, we have compiled a list of some of the trendiest tech items that’ll be sure to make… Read More