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Fun Roommate Crafts to Keep You Busy during Quarantine

Fun Roommate Crafts to Keep You Busy during Quarantine

Lately, it feels like there is so much change going on around us. The COVID-19 pandemic has certainly been a big part of that with all the adjustments of quarantine. If you and your roommates are feeling the stress of it all, you aren’t alone! There’s plenty we cannot...

Pay Rent Online and Build Credit at the Same Time

Pay Rent Online and Build Credit at the Same Time

Are you wondering how to build credit? Great news: You can pay rent online to do just that! In 2017, TransUnion conducted a study wherein 12,000 renters reported their rental payments to the credit bureaus. The outcome was a 16-point credit score increase on average,...

Want to Volunteer for Beach Cleanup? Here’s How

Want to Volunteer for Beach Cleanup? Here’s How

“Three in four Californians (77%) say the condition of the ocean and beaches is very important to California’s future economy and quality of life,” according to the Public Policy Institute of California. If you agree but aren’t exactly sure what you can do to ensure...

3 Fun Fourth of July Crafts That Can Be Made Indoors

3 Fun Fourth of July Crafts That Can Be Made Indoors

The Fourth of July is right around the corner. While this year’s celebration in Signal Hill may be different due to social distancing guidelines, there are still plenty of festivities to participate in. Bring the celebration indoors by covering your apartment in...

3 Foods That Improve Brain Health

3 Foods That Improve Brain Health

The old adage says, “You are what you eat.” This has been supported over and over again by research: If you eat healthy foods, you become healthier. The research also shows that this includes your brain health. So, without further ado, here are three foods to consume...

Three Important Facts You Should Know about Melanoma This Summer

Three Important Facts You Should Know about Melanoma This Summer

Summer is coming! And so is that classic, sunkissed look. Having glowing, bronzed skin might be the iconic summer image, but it’s not all it’s cracked up to be. The associated cost, of course, is the risk of getting melanoma or other skin cancers. Here are three facts...

If You Want to Be a Good Neighbor, Follow These Five Rules

If You Want to Be a Good Neighbor, Follow These Five Rules

On February 19, 1968, Fred Rogers first looked into the camera and uttered his immortal invitation: “Won’t you be my neighbor?” Our concept of what it means to be neighborly has evolved in the following 50 years, but as we huddle separately in our homes, the value of...

5 Volunteer Opportunities in Your City This Spring

5 Volunteer Opportunities in Your City This Spring

Did you know that engaging in volunteer work can decrease stress and the risk of depression? It can help you stay physically fit, stay socially connected, and even live a longer life. These all sound like fantastic benefits—benefits we could really use amidst the...