RACHEL ROTHMAN

CONSUMER PRODUCT INFLUENCER

Fun Ideas for Your Digital Photos

Remember when you walked in to a photo shop, handed over your roll of film, and waited excitedly to get your prints back?  Today, you probably snap photos on your cell phone, post them to your Facebook or Instagram accounts, and then let them languish on your phone.  But isn’t it nice to have actual photos to look at or show to your friends?  Below are a few of my favorite options for turning cell phone photos into mementos.

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The Right Way to Shovel Snow

When you live in a region with all four seasons, snow is just a fact of life, and not everyone can afford a snowblower — that just leaves the old-fashioned way of digging out: shoveling. The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) estimates that there were more than 26,000 injuries from shovels, ice breakers, scrapers, and similar snow removal tools in 2009 — and since the tools we use haven't changed much since then, there's bound to be at least that many injuries this year.

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5 Ways To Protect Yourself Online

Concerns about online privacy have been flooding the pages of newspaper, magazines, and websites.  Regulators like the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) are pushing for more regulation and enforcement when it comes to protecting online privacy.  The problem is that most people are unaware of how and when their personal information is being tracked and used.  

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