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Personal Finance Books: The Kind of Reading with Golden Advice

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Dealing with personal finances can be difficult for some people, but it is vital that you are able to control your finances effectively. Without this control, your financial situation could nosedive and this can leave you facing huge problems in life. Money does make the world go around, and without it, you will struggle in…

Car Insurance For New Drivers

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Congratulations! You passed the test and you’re a new driver, or your daughter recently passed the driving test and she’s a new driver… Now what? If you have a vehicle, you are going to have to get car insurance. If you don’t know what you’re doing, car insurance for a brand-new driver can be very…

To Let Go Or Hang On

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It was a dream come true: “the Hubs” and I arrived for a visit to Ireland. I was thrilled to stroll along the River Liffey, to see emerald green hills dotted with white, puffy sheep, and to behold the breathtaking Cliffs of Moher. What was decidedly less thrilling was our inability that first day to…

Suicide in Young Women: A Disturbing Trend

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If you are in your forties, fifties, or older, you probably remember your early twenties as a time filled with friends, university, and lots of new experiences. It was a simpler time before the pressures of a career, kids, and bills made life stressful. That is not the case for many young people today, young…

Untethering From Your Mobile: Escaping Work to Live Life

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Whether you’re an entry-level employee trying to climb the ladder as fast as possible or a manager catering to a slew of employees, the workforce is under increasing pressure to be continually available. The office may not collapse without you, there are other ramifications of taking time for yourself to consider. If you don’t answer…

What To Do When You’re Feeling Down

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Not feeling like yourself is very unsettling. Embrace the fact that everyone has down days and moments where they don’t feel like themselves. You’re no different than anyone else. The good news is that it won’t last forever because feelings and emotions come and go. The most important step you can take is to have…

Five Actions to Take Following an Auto Accident

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Many people will have never experienced an auto accident, so will not know what to do when one occurs. To ensure you do not make a wrong move if you are unfortunately involved in a collision, we are looking at the five actions you must take following an auto accident. You Must Telephone the Police…