Single-serve toothpaste, bug spray, etc.

If you’re planning a camping trip, this is a handy tip to keep small portions of things like toothpaste, lotion, etc., safe and easy to access. Fill a straw (or a portion of it) and then heat the metal...

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Remember that important task

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If you want to remember something in the morning, write it down and put it in the shoes you plan to wear the next day. (Note: This tip works best when you usually wear the same shoes each day.)

Call your credit card company fast

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Save the phone numbers to your credit card companies in your phone. That way, if you lose your card, you can immediately call the bank and have them put a hold on your card.

Call a company and find a human

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I don’t know about you, but I dislike calling companies, only to have to wade through a maze of automated instructions. Here’s a website, GetHuman.com, to help you find a real person to call instead.

Don’t panic, just restart

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Computer giving you issues? Before you do anything, restart. Most of the time, that will help solve the problem.

Just restart your computer

Computer giving you issues? Before you do anything, restart. Most of the time, that will help solve the problem.