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Monday June 17, 2013
Moving your life from one place to the next can make a big dent in your savings. However,there are a few simple strategies that can save and even earnyou money in the lead up to moving day.
Tuesday June 11, 2013
Hiring a lawyer is usually pretty expensive. Lawyers generally charge per hour and have high overheads. They therefore end up charging customers a fair bit for pieces of work that can actually be relatively simple. If you’re relatively sensible and prepared to spend a little of time both educating yourself and doing a bit of the legal grunt work you can save a great deal of cash. Spend it on a nice meal out rather than a nice meal for your lawyer!
Wednesday June 5, 2013
Winter is here, which means higher heating bills, right? Here are some simple tips to help your family feel warm and snug while keeping the heating bill cost down!
Tuesday June 4, 2013
Online shopping is becoming more and more popular every day – and for good reason. It’s really easy, can save a lot of time and there are so many places to choose from.
Tuesday May 21, 2013
Every year, individual Australians spend an estimated $1,500 on their pets. Pet products and accessories bring in around $780 million; pet dentistry sees about $29 million; and the grooming, walking, and boarding sectors garner an astounding $1.1 billion. Despite the economic downturn, people still hold the health and welfare of their pets in high regard.
Monday May 20, 2013
For those who play their cards right, shopping online can yield huge discounts. You can find everything under the sun available online if you know where to look, from big box retailers to individual sellers on auction websites. Some of the best deals can be found at online marketplaces, where sellers try to outdo one another with low prices on new or gently used consumer products.
Friday May 17, 2013
Thursday May 9, 2013
We all need a little help from time to time to take care of our financial responsibilities. Sometimes even if we’re working every day, our income is just not enough. We all know that the conventional ways of earning more money usually mean a second job, but suppose you don’t have the luxury or time. This is when being a little creative or thinking outside of the box can help you to get the money you need and without taking a loan.
Tuesday April 30, 2013
Regardless of your preferred investment vehicle, you probably watch with envy as stock mavens and bond vigilantes make lucrative yet seemingly effortless bets on the market's direction. Like the world of high finance, retail investing can often seem unreasonably complicated and opaque. Even during intense rallies that see global equity markets reach fresh highs, many small-time investors feel as if they've misplaced their invitations to the party.
Saturday April 27, 2013
It’s important for toddlers to develop their fine motor skills early on. We all know a toddler’s attention span is relatively short to say the least, and getting them to concentrate on a task at hand can be difficult. Here are somebudget-friendly ways that parents and caregivers can get their toddlers to develop control skills.
Thursday April 25, 2013
Although the rewards for volunteer work are not monetary, they are certainly anything but trivial. Volunteering your time to help an organization that you support is not only emotionally rewarding, but it also looks fantastic on your CV and is a great way to make some very valuable career connections.
Wednesday April 24, 2013
There is no doubt that living modern life in a good way is becoming more expensive. With the rising costs of living accompanied by stagnant job wages and lower starting salaries, many people may think it is impossible to keep up with their counterparts when it comes to having the resources necessary to compete. Having a quality laptop rental when it is impossible to purchase one outright is a must in today's world.
Wednesday April 17, 2013
Choosing the right type of superannuation fund is an important decision that should be made with careful consideration. In order to make an informed decision, it helps to understand the various types of superannuation funds that are available. There are seven different types of funds available to Australians and each offers something for every person’s circumstances.
Tuesday April 16, 2013
Hundreds of unfounded myths and misconceptions about low doc loan schemes have permeated the ears of millions on the planet after the infamous recession of the last decade. This article discusses some of the most common myths.
Monday April 15, 2013
One of the marks of an enlightened mind is the ability to think beyond one's own needs and wants. This is perhaps the reason why the movers and shakers of the world are those whose lives are spent in the service of others. The best thing is that you do not have to be filthy rich to be able to donate. Here are the top reasons why it makes sense to donate to charity.