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- Cham Chamde | Work + Money | Sat, Nov 10, 2012 9:28 PM EST | Comments
There are plenty of good reasons to stop using credit cards but many people don't really take them into consideration. I would like to share with you my reasons to quit using credit cards and raise that awareness level! Credit cards can be great tools when they are used correctly, but it's very easy to abuse a credit card and damage your credit score while putting yourself further into debt. I don't want to bash credit cards today, I just want to teach responsibility and show you how to be wise with your money. So read on for 9 smart reasons to stop using credit cards!
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- Betterhealthblog.com | Work + Money | Fri, Nov 9, 2012 9:01 PM EST | Comments
Using cell phones all the time is not a good habit. Not only does it distract you from continuing other activities throughout the day; it also incurs you whopping amounts of bills. Even if you are always busy downloading ringtones, wallpapers, or just messaging your friends, it wastes a lot of your time. So, what you can do to curb this habit? This particular habit can be directly called cell phone addiction. In this article, we will discuss how you can get rid of this habit.
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- Babble.com | Work + Money | Fri, Nov 9, 2012 3:18 PM EST | Comments
Baby registries are a great way to help new parents get the baby items they need before their little bundle arrives. Baby items can really add up, so it's nice to have friends and family chip in with gifts and registries are a good way to give them a bit of direction. I hadn't a clue what I was doing when I registered for my baby shower before I had a baby and as such, I thought it might be helpful to share some of the insight I learned through the process in the hopes that it can be quick and painless for any of you planning to do this in the future! Here are 10 tips when registering baby items:
1. Take a seasoned mama friend
I cannot overemphasize the importance of this. If you've never been into a baby store, then you have no idea how many baby gadgets and gizmos exist out there...believe me there's a lot! Without someone with you to show you the ropes, it's easy to want to turn right around and walk out the door. Take a friend with whom you share a similar aesthe...Read More »
- Astrology.com Financescopes | Work + Money | Fri, Nov 9, 2012 11:35 AM EST | Comments
Aries (March 21 - April 19)
You want to be fair, you really do, but when that flash of anger strikes, fairness is the last thing on your mind. Keep a grip on yourself, though, because your bottom line is what will ultimately take a big hit if you act on your emotions. Stay cool.
Today's Aries Reading: Free Sample Friends and Lovers Reading
Taurus (April 20 - May 20)
Going on the way you have been guarantees that you will survive, but not that you will thrive. For that, you need to change things up a bit. Your regular routine is doing more to bring you down than to support you.
Today's Taurus Reading: Free Sample Intimacy Secrets Reading
Gemini (May 21 - June 21)
You're having fun with the numbers today, if only because it's all on paper. Don
- Good Housekeeping | Work + Money | Fri, Nov 9, 2012 10:55 AM EST | Comments"We will not be undersold!" It's a refrain you may have noticed on store circulars as you peruse them on a Sunday morning. But what does it really mean - and how do you get the best deal? Here, some insights into price-match guarantees from Daniel Butler, Vice President of Retail Operations for the National Retail Federation.
Get the best deals during your holiday shopping
Many major retailers have price-match policies in place. Stores such as Walmart, Sears, Target, Kohl's, Best Buy, and Staples do it as a matter of practice, and Home Depot even offers a discount plus 10% off. However, they all have their own rules as to what they require in order for you to get the adjustment. Generally, the policies state that you must show the competitor's ad and the identical item must still be in stock there (they'll call to verify). Stores typically won't match closeout prices, special timed events (like Black Friday deals), or bundled sales (say, buy one, get one free).
Even retailers that don't may still offer you a break. Butler...Read More »
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