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A Parent’s Guide to a Fun (and Safe!) Halloween

Trick or treat! Halloween is quickly approaching. Annual traditions like jack-o’-lanterns and trick-or-treating are fun for the whole family. A little safety checkup can go a long way to make sure your night is all treats and no tricks. 

Need a place to start? Check out this roundup of our most popular Halloween safety tips: 

How to Prepare Your House for Trick-or-Treaters
From the driveway to your front door, follow this step-by-step guide to get your house ready for visitors. 

Pumpkin Carving Safety Tips
Don’t let a slip-up spoil this fun tradition. Here’s how to set up your pumpkin carving station for the best success.

Your Halloween Safety Checklist
Flame-resistant costume? Check. Comfortable shoes? Check. Get the rest of this costume-safety inspection in this post.

Teen and Tween Safety on Halloween
From setting a curfew to borrowing the car, Halloween can get trickier when your kids become teenagers. Read these tested tips for navigating the changes. (Got a new driver in the house? Learn more about how insurance works for teen drivers.

How to Organize a “Trunk or Treat” Event
“Trunk or treat” events are a hot trend. They’re great for younger children and offer a shorter, friendlier Halloween experience. Participating in one for the first time? Here’s what you need to know.

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