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How To Afford Christmas On A Tight Budget

Christmas: It’s the most wonderful time of the year! It’s also one of the most expensive!! With gifts, food, and decorations to buy, this is the time of year when we can all go a little overboard with our spending. This is also the time of year when our household bills go through the roof,…

How To “Dress” For Your First Day At A New Job

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It’s always at least a little nerve wracking when you are starting a new job. For one thing, you don’t quite know what’s coming up or who you are going to meet, and whether you will even get on with them at all. And then there is the question of how to dress for that…

How to Acquire a Home Loan Deposit

Money Management with a Loved One-Chispa Magazine

Times are tough. Especially with the state of the global economy at the moment and no signs of things changing any time soon. So you might think it’s impossible to save for a home loan deposit at the moment and get on the housing ladder. The reality is, it may not be as difficult as…

Can You Launch A Business On A Shoestring Budget?

Business Tasks You Should Consider Outsourcing-Chispa Magazine

Thousands of people launch new businesses each year. It’s great that the entrepreneurial spirit lives on in many of us. Especially in the face of economic adversity. Many people have brilliant ideas for new businesses, but one thing seems to let a lot of them down: Money. The sad truth is that some business ideas…

Spotting Signs of an Eating Disorder

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Many of us will have heard of eating disorders if we have not had the unfortunate luck of experiencing one. Not only are eating disorders extremely common, they can be significantly difficult to detect. Not only is it difficult to spot signs of an eating disorder in others, it is extremely hard to identify within ourselves.…

How Retirement Plan Check-Ups Keep Your Financial Goals on Track

How Computers Can Help Take Your Small Business To The Next Level-Chispa Magazine

Look at the big picture—and the details. Calculate whether the funds you’ve accumulated in savings and investment accounts are on track to meet your financial needs during retirement. You can do this yourself with online tools for a rough calculation or consult with a financial advisor who can help simplify the process and provide a…

How to Overcome Fear of Flying

Many people have a fear of flying. The condition aviophobia is believed to affect over 6 percent of the population, and as many as a quarter of people in the US experience at least some anxiety about travelling via plane. Thankfully, there are a few ways that you can overcome this anxiety so you can…

5 Self-Improvement Tips for Teens

Your teenage years are some of the most important times of your life. Change is constantly happening, from friendships to school, to the responsibility placed on you – it can become difficult to keep up with the ever-evolving shapes of your life. With all this happening, it becomes one of the most crucial times to…