Category: People Data

2020 Census: What You Need to Know

If you’ve been staying up-to-date on the news lately, you’ve probably heard at least a little bit about the 2020 census. If this is the first time you’re going through the census as an adult, you might not know a lot about it. Plus, with this being the first time people can reply to the Read More…

What Crimes Make Someone a Sex Offender?

You’ve probably heard of the sex offender registry before. Established in 2006, the registry is supposed to be a way for the public to stay informed about convicted offenders in their neighborhood. Each state maintains its own registry. As such, the specific requirements for registration and public notification vary from state to state. These registries Read More…

The Best Ways to Stay Safe With New Friends

As you go through life, people will come and go. If they share common interests, and have compatible personalities, some of those people that come into your life will become new friends. As fun as it can be getting to know a new friend and develop that relationship, one thing you cannot ignore in that Read More…

4 Ways to Safely Host a Community Event

Though it may seem daunting at first, hosting an event is an incredible way to bring members of your community closer to one another. A close community is a safer community, simply because everyone is more likely to look out for each other. You can be the catalyst for change in your area! However, if Read More…

Who Are the People Living Next Door?

It’s always nice to get to know your neighbors. After all, one of the joys of being a part of a neighborhood community is the simple act of people interacting with one another. Sadly, in many modern neighborhoods, that’s just not the case. Less than half of all people know all or most of their Read More…

Choose Your College Friends Carefully

In addition to the education you seek, friends are an important part of your overall college experience. Indeed, the friendships you form could provide you with another kind of education. In many cases, college students tend to come together from a variety of locations and backgrounds. From this diverse pool, your potential friends can help Read More…

What Are Your Friends’ Extracurricular Activities…Really?

People have a lot of strange hobbies. Yours may be “normal,” such as painting, or it could be considered a little more bizarre, such as taxidermy. Either way, you’re probably not breaking the law with your hobby. However, do you know if the same can be said for your friends? It’s true that, for the Read More…

How Safe is Your Neighborhood?

Everyone wants to live in a place that’s as safe as possible. It’s only natural that you’d want your family to have the best in life, and that means living in a place where you all feel safe and comfortable. However, many neighborhoods across the country are flat-out dangerous, and it’s best to avoid them. Read More…

How to Stay in Touch with Family

Although you were probably in contact with many of your extended family members growing up, those relationships can wane when you grow up. As you grow up and move out of the house to college, various excursions and eventually your own home, it can be difficult to stay in touch. However, technological advances over the Read More…

What Does My Name Mean?

It seems obvious that your name would influence the person you are. After all, you hear it dozens of times per day, so it makes sense that your name would mold you in some ways. However, how important is that effect? Does your name make a substantial difference in who you turn out to be? Read More…