About Missy Kellor

Missy works on the Corporate Communications team and reports stories to TDS employees and customers. This is right up her alley because she’s an extrovert and also a big fan of research (really, she’ll look up just about anything that strikes her interest). Missy is a native of Madison, Wis. with an undergraduate in Anthropology and a master’s degree in Life Sciences Journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her interest in the Internet as a mass media shaped her work towards a PhD in Journalism and Mass Communications. She’s also worked as an editorial assistant, copywriter, and production artist. In her off hours, Missy is a crafter, Pinterest addict, reader, wife, and mom of two kids.
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How (and why) to do a home inventory

Spending so much time at home has inspired many of us to binge shows like Tidying Up with Marie Kondo… more...
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Great family movies

We scoured the interwebs for ideas and also asked TDS employees to share their thoughts. The result is this one-stop-shop list of great movies you can enjoy with your family (or by yourself!). Which ones do you love? And which ones have you forgotten about or haven’t given a try?
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Expert tips for dodging holiday scams

As the holiday shopping season reaches its peak, scammers are crafting schemes and counting on your distraction to trick you.… more...
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Why report fraud?

Scammers don't just scam one person. By sharing your story, you can help make a difference!
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Helping make Thanksgiving brighter

We're matching up to $2,500 to help bring Thanksgiving meals to those in need in Stoughton, Oregon, and McFarland, Wisconsin. Learn how you can help!
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Have some fun! Hallmark bingo 2020

It’s no secret that 2020 has been somewhat of a dumpster fire. This not-so-awesome reality has many of us looking for a fun (and safe) mental break in the form of escapist entertainment—and there’s not much more escapist than Hallmark movies! Have some fun by playing some Hallmark bingo!
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The best scary movie…according to us

All month long TDS employees have been voting on a scary movie bracket to pick the BEST one out of these 16 all-time favorites. What do you think—do you agree? Even if you don't, maybe you'll find your next scare!
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Where to watch your Halloween favorites

Boo! It’s the season when many of us are looking for chills and thrills—and, in good news, you can find them right in your TDS TV channel lineup. From classic scary movies and family friendly favorites, to festive food shows and spine-tingling new offerings, there’s lots to watch this month…if you dare.
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Using technology to connect with grandparents

This year maybe more than ever, we’re looking for ways to connect with family in new, safe ways. We’ve pulled together a list of some great, easy-to-use, and free ways to stay in touch virtually, plus seven ideas for fun and interesting things to do together without being in the same room.
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Women in Technology Employee Resource Group: Facing uncomfortable truths

Elevating women in the science, technology, engineering, and math fields (STEM) takes more than encouragement and support. It also takes everyone tackling and facing some uncomfortable truths. For example, did you know men took specific action to discourage women and push them out of computing? Watch a few compelling videos that share truths everyone must face.
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