Don’t lose your photos and data. Here’s how to easily backup your phone

We all know it’s important to back up our devices. No one wants to lose years of photos, contacts, emails and all our other important data. Unfortunately, accidents happen — we see it all the time — and …

The Top 10 CREDO Tips of 2021

It’s December, so it’s that time of year to reflect on the last 12 months — and what better way than with a Top 10 List! Throughout the year, we sent you helpful articles to learn more about …

How to travel safely and (mostly) stress-free this holiday season

This holiday season, people are on the move, eager to travel to see friends and family and make this year look more like 2019 than our pandemic holiday season last year. Travel sites are seeing spikes in traffic …

How to stop annoying and dangerous spam text messages

Spam text messages — they’re certainly annoying and definitely dangerous, as scammers are using more sophisticated techniques to get your personal information and take your money. And the number of spam texts sent to phones across the country …

How to quickly make an emergency call with your smartphone

You hope you never have to do it, but someday you might: Making a call to your local emergency services. We all know about dialing 9-1-1 directly, yet there are a couple ways to make it even faster …

How to magnify your smartphone’s screen to make reading easier

Do you ever have to squint to see the fine print on your smartphone? Or is it just plain difficult to read your screen after a tiring day looking at a computer? Fortunately, there are some useful solutions …

How to store your vaccine record on your smartphone

If you’re like us, you got vaccinated. That’s great! But now what do you do with that awkwardly-sized piece of paper you need to enter public venues, businesses or even your workplace? Not to mention, what happens if …

5 eco-friendly ways to have a green Halloween this year

Halloween is quickly approaching — and we’re so excited! For many of us, this will be the first time in a while that we’ll get to put on scary costumes. You know what else is scary about Halloween? …

How to enable parental controls for child-friendly use on iPhone and Android

With many kids back to school in-person, a lot of parents and caretakers have purchased new smartphones to stay in touch while their children are away. But now they may be in a quandary, especially with dangerous TikTok …

How to enable Wi-Fi calling on your smartphone

CREDO is on the nation’s best network — there’s no dispute. But we all have those notorious spots in our homes or workplaces where cellular coverage isn’t perfect. Fortunately, we’ve got you covered. With Wi-Fi calling, you can …