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12 Security Blankets We Never Grow Out Of

Certain things make us feel safe no matter what. Thankfully, Discover card monitors every purchase, every day for unusual activity and alerts you by email, phone, or text if fraud is suspected.

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1. Sleeping with our childhood stuffed animals — just because.

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2. Pulling out our cell phones during awkward moments at parties.

3. Wearing your team's jersey during playoff season.

4. Eating your feelings in the form of PIZZA.

5. Binging on Christmas movies during the holidays.

6. Wearing your favorite ratty, old jeans from middle school. Maegan (CC BY http://2.0) Flickr: lovemaegan
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7. Your mom's chicken noodle soup when you're sick.

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8. Practicing some relaxing Sunday night ritual to ease the dread of Monday morning.

9. Using emojis in place of not knowing how to respond.


10. Putting on your headphones when you don't feel like chatting with anyone.

11. Using your pet as an excuse to stay in on a Friday night.

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12. And stocking up on your favorite candy after a bad day.

Think of it as your security blanket for life. Discover card monitors every purchase, every day and will alert you to any suspicious activity.