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Checklist

Use these checklists to make life easier, not harder

In today's high-speed world, there are so many things to remember. For example, what should you look for when purchasing a car seat for your child? What does each member of your family need to remember to pack for that summer vacation? Rather than trying to answer these questions without any extra assistance, turn to a tried-and-true method that's been helping parents for decades: the checklist. We'll be compiling our favorite and most useful checklists here, as a way to help you keep track of those easy-to-forget details.

  1. Life Insurance Pricing Factors

    February 14, 2019

    Life insurance is something most people can benefit from no matter where they are in life, but life insurance prices aren’t the same for everyone. In fact, you may be surprised at what can increase life insurance rates. Here are some of the top things life insurance companies look at before pricing your plan.

     

    Life insurance pricing factors - What determines your life insurance premium?

     

    These are just some of the many factors that could impact your life insurance premium. Know them all and be sure to do your homework before selecting a policy. Get your free Gerber Life Term Life Insurance quote today.

  2. 7 Potty-Training-Reward Ideas to Consider

    July 20, 2016

    Baby on pottyPotty training is tricky business. Some parents of toddlers will try almost anything to get their child to use the toilet.

    Because every child is different, finding a potty training method that works for your child is key. Incentives may help to motivate some children in some circumstances, while other children simply may not yet be ready to give up diapers.

    If you think that a potty training incentive might work for your toddler, here are seven ideas to consider:

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  3. The Ultimate List of Children’s Books Set in Each State

    March 22, 2016

    Mom reading a book with daughterWith a good book and a little imagination, you and your child can travel anywhere! This list of children’s books from the National Education Association can help you and your child “take a trip” across America with a story that takes place in each state.

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  4. 10 Lessons Learned from the Family Dog

    March 3, 2016

    Happy family with dogA dog is often referred to as “man’s best friend,” and with good reason. Animal lovers, and dog lovers in particular, are quick to sing the praises of their four-legged friends.

    In addition to the expected lessons, such as teaching responsibility to children, a lot can be learned from our canine companions (not to say that the following could not be learned from or applied to other furry or feathered friends, too).

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  5. 10 Ways That Parents Show Love for Their Children

    February 16, 2016

    Dad hugging daughterElizabeth Stone wrote in her book, A Boy I Once Knew: “Making the decision to have a child – it is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart walking around outside your body.”

    This sums up the way many parents feel about their children, and the love that they feel is often described as incomparable to any other kind of love. New parents are often astounded by the amount of love that they are capable of having.

    Expressing parental love comes in many different forms. Here are 10 typical ways that parents show love for their children every day:

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