The Case for Buying a Prefab Home

If you’re considering building a new home but construction time and costs are a concern, you may want to look into an option that can save on both: prefab construction. Prefab is not the same as manufactured housing. Let’s look … Continued

Nursery Safety and Baby Proofing Infographic

Setting up your baby’s nursery is exciting, but safety should come first. From furniture tip-overs to baby-proofing windows, this infographic shows essential nursery safety tips to help keep your little one safer. For more home and child safety tips, visit … Continued

Staging a House for Sale: 11 Tips from the Experts

Homeowners looking to get the best price for their home are learning that if you want to sell quickly and score big profits, you need to remove clutter and make the place look inviting, not lived in. Staging your house … Continued

5 Useful Features of Smart Luggage [Video]

From losing your bags to trying to guess how much your suitcase weighs to avoid airport fees, dealing with luggage when travelling can be a headache. New smart luggage technology can help solve these problems, and smart carry-on luggage can … Continued

Nationwide Member Connection Meetings: A Primer

In one way or another, Nationwide has been holding regular Member Connection meetings – the company’s unique way of directly connecting with its policyholders – since the company’s inception in 1926. The meetings are an opportunity for Nationwide policyholders to … Continued

9 Family Vacation Ideas Everyone Will Enjoy

Taking a kid-friendly vacation can help you and your family make the most of your break. Get the planning started with these fun family vacation ideas. For fun in the sun, check out these kid-friendly cruise ideas.  

Why You Need a Financial Planning Date Night

Aside from the yearly reminder sometime before April 15 you need to gather up your financial documents and actually look at them, it’s easy to forget they exist the rest of the year. One way to keep it at the … Continued

The Essential Winter Camping Checklist

If you’re an outdoors enthusiast, you know that camping in the winter can be just as thrilling as summertime. But before you go, make sure you pack essential winter camping gear and take proper safety precautions. Check out this helpful … Continued

How Smart Lighting Can Make Life Better

Can banishing the blues, sleeping soundly and waking energized be as simple as changing a light bulb? Light affects sleep/wake cycles, body temperature, hunger, physiology and behavior. So aligning lighting with our bodies’ natural circadian rhythms is an important step … Continued

9 Tips for Planning a Wedding on a Budget

From the flowers and dresses to the catering and cocktails, planning a wedding can be an exciting experience. It can also be stressful, especially for those with a strict spending limit. These cost-trimming tips can help you plan the wedding … Continued

Nationwide’s History of Customer Connections

The ability to create meaningful connections with customers separates the good companies from the great ones. It’s no easy feat, but putting customers first is in Nationwide’s DNA. Even as it has grown, Nationwide continues to act like a small … Continued

Should You Install Solar Panels on Your House?

The number of homeowners installing solar panels continues to increase. The number of home solar roofs grew 70% year-over-year in the second quarter of 2015, and between 2013 and 2015 the number of states with robust residential solar markets increased … Continued

How to Prevent Dog Bites

Tips for Taking the Bite Out of Your Friendship We love our dogs, and many of us consider them part of our families. But dogs aren’t people, and they need our help to head off or correct any behaviors that … Continued

Tips for a Safe Winter Road Trip

Winter can be a popular time for a road trip, with families visiting friends and relatives for the holidays or driving to the mountains for fun in the snow. It’s also the time of year when road conditions are typically … Continued