Smart business owners everywhere are brainstorming ways to cut back, save money and increase productivity. However, many businesses could simply save a significant amount of money each year by making small changes to reduce the effects of information overload, especially the overuse of e-mail.

It can sometimes be difficult to keep your e-mail inbox tidy, especially if you receive a lot of messages. Even if spam is dealt with through some type of filter, many messages can remain from many different people and dealing with many different subjects.

"We can all use a little help keeping our e-mail in order," says Shawn Harness, a technical support representative for Socket. "Fortunately, once you familiarize yourself with it, a program like Outlook Express can help you stay organized."

Columbia, Mo.—International detectives, national news investigations, local law enforcement agencies and Internet service providers are all doing what they can to combat the newest way pedophiles find their victims: on the Internet. At the same time, all of these experts say there are things adults can do at home to keep their children from falling prey to an Internet predator.