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Family living tips

State Farm® offers family tips on children, teens, parenting, volunteering and cyber activity.

Volunteering tips

How to Know When a Neighbor Needs Help

How to Know When a Neighbor Needs Help

Helping neighbors and others that live close starts by watching for clues. We break down what to do when your neighbor needs help.

Change a Life: Mentor a Child

Change a Life: Mentor a Child

Want to inspire learning and help at-risk kids? Learn more about volunteering with a reading program and the importance of reading at home.

Give Back on Good Neighbor Day

Give Back on Good Neighbor Day

Find out how you can give back on Good Neighbor Day with these ideas from your good neighbor State Farm®.

Tips for children

Traveling with a Toddler

Traveling with a Toddler

Make toddler travel easy and stress-free with these tricks.

Change a Life: Mentor a Child

Change a Life: Mentor a Child

Want to inspire learning and help at-risk kids? Learn more about volunteering with a reading program and the importance of reading at home.

Young Kids and Window Safety

Young Kids and Window Safety

Opening windows to let air or a breeze in is nice but proper window safety precautions can help prevent a tragic accident or fall and injuries.

Pets in your family

Why Should You Consider Pet Medical Insurance

Why Should You Consider Pet Medical Insurance

Pets are integral members of the family. So, insure them like family. Purchase dog or cat medical insurance to protect your pet against the unexpected!

How Pet Medical Insurance Can Help You Budget

How Pet Medical Insurance Can Help You Budget

No pet owner wants the stress of a sick pet or unanticipated bills. Pet medical insurance can help you budget for those moments.

Pet Hazards

Pet Hazards

If you take a look around your space, you will likely find household items dangerous for dogs & things toxic to cats. Help protect your pet with these tips.

Lifestyle tips

Support Small Business in Your Community

Support Small Business in Your Community

Whether you tip more than usual, order takeout or delivery or buy gift cards, we review how to support small business.

Seniors Aging in Place With Help from Technology

Seniors Aging in Place With Help from Technology

Sundial™ is a technology solution helping to keep the elderly staying home alone connected with their family and friends. Check it out today.

What Is a REAL ID and Why Do You Need One?

What Is a REAL ID and Why Do You Need One?

A REAL ID, indicated by a star on your driver’s license, is a requirement for flying, among other things. Find out what it means.

Tips for parents

Back to School Travel Safety Tips for Kids

Back to School Travel Safety Tips for Kids

Tips to help keep your children safe on their routes to school.

Building a Special Needs Plan

Building a Special Needs Plan

Setting up a special needs plan for a child or adult is critical. Consider a special needs lawyer to ensure protection and thoroughness of your plan.

Preparing for a Baby

Preparing for a Baby

Preparing for a baby is essential to keeping you worry free throughout your pregnancy. Let State Farm help you and your family get ready for baby.

Tips for teens

Ways to Pay for College

Ways to Pay for College

Learn the average cost of college and ways you can start to save now such as 529, Coverdell and Uniform Gift to Minors. Let us help you by offering savings and debt reduction ideas.

Home Decorating Ideas on a Budget

Home Decorating Ideas on a Budget

Updating your living areas and bedrooms on a budget is easier than you think! Find easy home DIY ways to transform your home with paint, wall art, furniture, pillows and more.

Internet Safety Tips for Teens

Internet Safety Tips for Teens

Between identity theft, cyberbullying, stalking, and phishing scams, steer your teen away from Internet dangers with this guide to online safety.

Prevention tips

The Importance of Fire Extinguishers and Types

The Importance of Fire Extinguishers and Types

Every home should have fire extinguishers that are designed for each type of fire. Learn about the different types of fire extinguishers and their uses.

What to Include in an Emergency Kit

What to Include in an Emergency Kit

Having emergency kit supplies prepared ahead of time may give you just the resources you and your family need to stay safe.

How to Stay Safe on Public Wifi

How to Stay Safe on Public Wifi

When using a public wifi access there are risks involved. We’ve provided some steps to help protect your information.

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