The entire town of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu in Quebec, Canada was rallying behind one of their own residents who had led them to believe she was pregnant with quintuplets. When the pregnancy was eventually revealed as a fake, the community understandably felt betrayed.
Buying your child a smartphone: It’s inevitable (Read: When Should You Buy Your Child a Smartphone?). It’s also an expensive accident waiting to happen. A subsidized handset that may have cost $100 or $200 with a two-year contract can cost $600 to $800 to replace if damaged and uninsured. So you want to take steps to protect your investment. Here are your options.