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Elderly People Who Won’t Spend

April 6, 2012 Filed under Personal financial management

A common problem many families face is getting elderly parents to spend money on their personal health and welfare and on their accommodation. This can cause immense frustration and in extreme cases, a breakdown in family relationships. Read more here…. Elderly People Who Wont Spend.doc

Tidy computer cables

October 31, 2011 Filed under Tip of the Day

Thread your computer cables through an empty toilet paper roll or half an empty paper towel roll to keep your desk tidy.  You can paint thecardboard tubes or cover them with used wrapping paper to make the deak look more attractive.

Storing used paint brushes

October 21, 2011 Filed under Tip of the Day

When you are doing some painting around the house, put the brushes, rollers etc into a plastic bag and tie tightly to keep the air out.  The brushes and rollers will stay soft for use the next day or even a few days later.

Invest in your Home

February 21, 2011 Filed under Personal financial management

Your home is your castle, so they say, and if it’s not as grand as you would like, now is a good time for improvements. Why? Largely because of the state of the economy.

On a long term scale, we are at an economic low point. Properties are difficult to sell at other than a bargain price, tradesmen are short of work, and interest rates are low. Read more

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