Funeral Etiquette: What To Wear

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Funeral homes aren't the kind places where people usually spend a lot of time. For people who haven't attended many funerals in the past, there are often unanswered questions about the best choice of dress when it's time to attend an event. For anyone trying to decide what to wear to an upcoming funeral, these tips can help. Colors Of course, black is the classic funeral color. At one time, black was the only acceptable color to wear during mourning.

21 July 2015

Saving On Your Electricity Bill

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If you are a homeowner, you are most likely aware of the estimated amount you pay each month for your electricity bill. If you are trying to save money, the amount you pay for your electricity can be reduced by changing some of your habits and by making some slight changes in the equipment you use in the home. Here are some ways to save on the electricity you use in your home.

14 July 2015

How To Avoid A Hiring Mistake


While a great new employee can take your business to the next level, a single hiring mistake can cost you a fortune in time and resources. Here are some tips on avoiding a nightmarish new hire.  Be Clear About What You Want Few employees are stellar at every single part of their job. When you target your employee search towards a jack of all trades type of person, you are missing an opportunity to find someone who really excels at the most crucial parts of the job.

26 June 2015

Have A Successful Move By Holding A Yard Sale With These Handy Tips

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Moving can come with a lot of unique challenges, ranging from needing to pack everything safely to determining how large of a moving truck you'll need. In many cases, you'll find that you have a lot more things then you're willing to bring along on your move. In order to downsize and move with only the essentials, consider the benefits of hosting a yard sale before your movers arrive.   

12 June 2015

Learn How To Choose A Banquet Hall Based On The Needs Of Your Caterer

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When you are planning your wedding reception, you need to consider the food that you will be serving to your guests. When hiring a caterer you need to be sure that you take the time to find out if he or she can create the foods that you want to serve and what they need to be able to make it. The following guide will help you learn a few things to consider when you choose the banquet hall for your caterer to use.

25 May 2015

What Does a Full-Service Mover Provide?


If you are planning on hiring professional movers, it helps to first understand the differences with the various types of movers. A popular type of mover to hire is a full-service mover. They go above and beyond just moving your furniture and boxes. Here are some of the services provided by full-service movers. Prepare Mattresses and Sofas The first thin full-service movers will do is prepare your mattresses and sofas for transport.

8 May 2015

3 Tips For Storing Important Documents In A Storage Unit

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If you are downsizing and won't have a lot of space to keep all of your important papers, if you are moving temporarily and don't want to bring these things with you, or if you are simply looking to cut down on paper clutter in your home, you could be thinking about storing your important documents in a storage unit. Doing so can be a smart idea, but whether you are saving personal documents or documents for your business, you have to ensure that they are kept safe.

19 April 2015

The 3 Factors Used To Determine The Value Of Your Inherited Gold Coins


If you recently inherited some gold coins, then you are likely wondering how much money they are worth. Of course, any item made of gold has some intrinsic value due to its scrap gold value. However, gold coins also have additional value due to their rarity and collectible nature. Here is some additional information to help you understand the three factors that go into gold coin valuation: Gold Coin Metal Value

8 April 2015

4 Ways To Save Money When Having Custom Signs Made

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If you are looking to advertise your business, you are probably interested in having a few signs custom-made. Although signs are obviously important for promoting your business, they can put a strain on your budget if you aren't careful. Luckily, there are a few different ways that you can save money while having signs custom-made for your business. 1. Opt for a Smaller Sign When purchasing a sign, consider the pricing for different sizes.

29 March 2015

How To Make Money Selling Cemetery Plots


Believe it or not, there are plots in cemeteries that are sold like property. People often buy these assuming they can re-sell them later on, or they are handed down to them from a deceased relative, but never do much with them. If you get your hands on cemetery plots to purchase for a low price, you can turn around and sell them for more. It just takes a little digging and some smart advertising, and then you will be on your way to earning some extra money by selling cemetery plots.

10 March 2015