Okay, you’ve no doubt checked out this blog post because the headline caught your eye. Surely there’s no such thing as a “free” car, right? Well, believe it or not, it’s possible to legally get a vehicle without paying for it! Quite often, you’ll find ads on classifieds sites like Craigslist offering free cars to people if they’re willing to come and get them! The only trouble with most of those ads, of course, is that the cars will probably need some repair work to become roadworthy again. Image Source As you may have realized...

What’s the better way to sell my home? Through real estate agent or privately? We often hear people asking this question, but they get varying responses. This is because there is no definite answer to this question and a variety of factors need to be taken into account to decide what one should do, such as time, energy, finances, reliability etc. However, the trend of growing private sales tell us that, overall, people are increasingly opting to not take help of realtors while selling their properties. And they have their own legitimate...

Not all babies are planned, some pregnancy can come as a surprise. Bearing that in mind, what do you do when you unexpectedly discover you’re pregnant? You follow these steps, that’s what: Take More Tests If your pregnancy test comes out positive, then you might start to freak out. However, don’t jump to any conclusions just yet or start telling everybody. Instead, go out and buy a few more tests, each of different brands. This will help you determine whether or not it was a false alarm. Pregnancy tests are never 100% accurate,...

Image Source Insurance companies can help cover those unexpected emergency life costs. However, more often than not, the insurance companies get the better end of the deal by asking more money from us than they ever end up paying out. Fortunately, it is possible to play the insurance providers at their own game. Here are few ways that you can stop being ripped off by insurance companies and start taking back control. Make use of multi-policy discounts Some insurance providers will provide multiple policies for a discounted price. For...

There are two major types of stress, eustress – this is the positive type that makes you feel full of energy when you are faced with an exciting event or a new challenge, then there is distress – the negative type that can build up over time and lead to many diseases such as gastrointestinal disorders, coronary heart disease, autoimmune disorders, high blood pressure, skin disorders, lethargy, depression, insomnia, and even cancer. Day-to-day life is full of stressors some of the major ones include: moving house, losing a loved one,...

If you just accidentally deleted a file or have a hard drive that seems to have failed – there’s no need to panic quite yet. It is actually possible to recover data that has been deleted or is on a failed hard drive – but if you intend to do that you should be very carefully. From right now up till the point that you actually recover your data, it is going to be fairly vulnerable. In other words, doing the wrong thing could very well make the data unrecoverable – which is certainly not what you want. With that in mind, here are...

When it comes to air conditioning units, size does matter. So, the old adage “bigger is better” should be right, right? After all, a three-ton AC unit works better than a two-ton. Wrong! Apparently, the size does matter phrase is not so straightforward and it needs some explaining. Knowing how to get the right-sized AC system is tricky and there are a lot of things to consider. Also, you’ll need to think about the size and specifications of other components as well, such as getting the right ducts, vents or ventilators. When...

According to government statistics, the car is the main mode of travel for most people. In 2014, 73% of adults held a driving licence, and 73% of households had at least one car. With so many of us relying on our cars for commuting, personal and family commitments, making sure we drive safely and responsibly is essential. While manufacturers are providing better motoring technology and safer cars to help tackle accident prevention, drivers must do their bit too. Wherever you are driving to, and whatever the length of your trip, these...

Tattoo Mania – People all over the world are hugely crazy about tattoo(s), but do you know that there are some places in your body where it is very tough on getting the tattoos placed. Here the infographic below via TheVillageInk.com talks about the ten most painful places to get a tattoo. ...

If you are struggling to provide evidence for a job application because you don’t have the relevant work experience, then you can always look outside of the box, and include skills outside of a workplace environment. Many people use experience that they have build up through their hobbies, their time at college, or even family commitments that they have. When a job asks for relevant experience of doing a particular task, it does not necessarily mean that they need it to be in a working context. So for example, if you have only recently...