Archive for December, 2012

Christmas Leftovers – debt management

Christmas is the time of good cheer but when the guests have all gone and the wrapping paper and dishes have been cleared away, there are the leftovers to contend with. Unfortunately, for many families, the most problematic leftovers are debts. Just like turkey and trifle,

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Magic potion summer drink

KoolAid ices cubes in sprite      

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How Retailers Get You to Spend – Shopping Tactics

Going shopping over the holiday period can be a bit like going into battle with retailers who use every sneaky scheme they can think of to get you to buy their goods. It is getting more difficult to win,

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Keep cut flowers fresh

Add a few washing soda crystals (say 1-2 teaspoons depending on the size of the vase) to a vase of fresh cut flowers as it will keep them longer. Contributed by Nadine.

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