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A First-Timer’s Guide To Airbnb

Tips on getting you started on Airbnb and how to be a good guest during your stay

07/31/2015

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Ask An Expert: Overcoming First Day Of School Jitters

Overcoming first day jitters — whether for kindergarten or a new school — all starts with the parents, according to two counselors who weigh in on the subject.

07/14/2015

A Spongebob Squarepants costumed character on the Coney Island boardwalk. (Credit: CBS2)

Coney Island Residents Not Thrilled With Costumed Characters On Boardwalk

The characters are willing to stand out in the hot sun in their heavy costumes to avoid the cops and competition in Times Square.

07/04/2015

Bachrach Group's Allan Ageman

Bachrach Group’s Allan Ageman Offers Tips On Landing Your Dream Job

Allan Ageman, managing partner of the recruiting firm Bachrach Group, stopped by the CBS2 studio with tips on landing your dream job.

06/06/2015

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Tips For Safer And Healthier Grilling This Memorial Day

With Memorial Day just around the corner and summer on its way, here are some tips to stay safe during grilling season.

05/20/2015

Dogs Playing in Back Yard

5 Tips To Get Your Pet Ready For Summer

Help your pet enjoy the Summer by preparing them with these five tips.

05/12/2015

Jorge Bendersky offers tips on how to pamper your pooch on National Pet Day (Credit: CBS2)

Pamper Your Pooch On National Pet Day

Celebrity dog groomer and pet expert Jorge Bendersky stopped by the CBS2 studio to offer some great grooming techniques.

04/11/2015

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Tips On Saving Your Pipes, Boilers From Freezing Cold Temperatures

Plumber Frank Belizario said homeowners are pushing their older boilers to the limits when they really should be replacing them.

02/16/2015

An office worker looks at Cyber Monday specials on the Costo website. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Tips On Keeping Your Information Safe This Cyber Monday

Thanks to an Internet that is always open for business, Cyber Monday is a little easier on shoppers than Black Friday, but that doesn’t mean it’s a breeze.

11/29/2014

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Tips On Salvaging Thanksgiving Dinner Disasters

CBS2’s Emily Smith got together with Sabrina Sexton, with the Institute of Culinary Education, to talk about tips on how to avoid a dinner disaster this holiday.

11/26/2014

Costumed street performers pose with tourists for tips in Times Square on July 28, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Times Square Costumed Characters, Upset About Leaflets Regarding Tips, Protest ‘Hostile’ NYPD

The mostly Spanish-speaking immigrants have formed a new group called NYC Artists United for a Smile.

08/19/2014

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Tips On Buying The Safest Cars For Teens

83 percent of parents who purchased vehicles for their teens bought used cars, but as CBS 2’s Dick Brennan reported, not all used cars are equal.

07/16/2014

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Some Restaurants Do Away With Tips, Raise Menu Prices Instead

An argument that waiters and customers will be happier if tips are done away with seems to be gaining steam.

03/19/2014

Aaron Collins (credit: CBS 2)

Man’s Memory Kept Alive As Family Hands Out $500 Tips To Food Servers

Aaron Collins, 30, was always known to overtip but, died suddenly. He left his mother and brother very specific instructions in his will.

12/26/2013

A receipt with a $1,000 tip at Bo's Kitchen & Bar Room in Manhattan (credit: Instagram)

‘Tips For Jesus’ Sparks A Divine Mystery

In recent weeks, tabs have popped up in restaurants from coast to coast and even in Mexico, with tips of as much as $10,000 — all charged to American Express.

12/15/2013

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