Recycling ideas

In the US alone, up to 130 million cell phones may be replaced every year and only 3% of them recycled. In fact, 44% never leave our homes but just lie forgotten in a drawer. That's a vast amount of raw materials which could be put to better use. Here are some mobile phone recycling ideas from around the world: Computers. In 2007, Japanese researchers…

How To Make Extra Cash

The recession has hit many families in the UK hard, leaving many of us struggling to pay the bills on time or going without the little luxuries in life we enjoy. If you are struggling to keep on top of your finances, there are ways in which you can earn some extra cash. Below are some simple ways you can earn a few quid and…

Make money in 10 minutes

Credit Crunch, recession, redundancies, unemployment, the news is full of doom and gloom regarding the financial climate today. You could add to the general misery by worrying, eating less or staying home when you'd rather be out. Or you could use your existing skills and resources to make some cash: Complete online surveys. It may be worth taking part in market research. Companies will gain…

What’s your mobile worth to you?

Sitting around homes across Britain, gathering dust but no attention, are thousands, maybe millions, of old mobile phones. Some may not even be that old, but usurped by the latest apps, gadgets and functionalities. All but forgotten, they represent no real value to their owners. However all old mobiles, provided they're intact, have a value. They can be reused, or the precious resources they contain…