Small Phones, Big Problem

These days you are hard pushed to avoid all the warnings we receive through the media about the state of the planet and the ways in which humans are harming it. Whether it be flooding in Pakistan, droughts in Australia or melting polar ice caps, there is always something in the news to remind us of the impact of global warming. Indeed, some claim that…

Keeping up with the Joneses

There are many reasons why we use mobile phones. They are a great way of keeping in touch with people when either we or they are away from landlines. Indeed, such devices are now an integral part of modern society and many things would struggle to function without them. As well as having conversations with others, these products are capable of performing a wide range…

Be Kind to Your Wallet and the Planet

As a consumer, you will experience numerous pressures to behave in certain ways. For example, adverts are constantly telling you to purchase new products and services. In addition, you will no doubt be aware of the need to change certain aspects of your lifestyle in order to become more eco-friendly. Another priority you may have is to keep your spending down and maximise your income…

How Would You Spend the Cash?

Buying yourself a special treat or going out for an evening may be off the cards for you at the moment if finances are tight. If this applies to you, don't worry, you are not alone. Many individuals have been left in financial difficulty thanks to the credit crunch and the carefree attitude towards money that preceded it may be over for a considerable period…

Are You Sitting on a Gold Mine?

Admittedly now may not be the traditional time for a spring clean but if you have not sorted through those messy cupboards and draws and checked in the attic for many months, you may be sitting on a gold mine without realising it. When you get a new phone, you might well do what many individuals who have just received such an item do and…

The Wonders of the Web

If you are strapped for time, you may find it difficult to get certain things done. For example, giving your home a good clean may be something you keep intending to do only to find your intentions thwarted by work or social obligations. One task that often gets put off is dealing with items that need to be disposed of but should not simply be…