An Historical Guide to Daylight Savings Time

Daylight Savings Infographic

Daylight Savings Time is around the corner.  The average person may not think much about this shift in the clocks — that is until Monday morning after the change when we all collectively hit our alarm clocks and wonder ,”Whose bright idea was this?” The truth is that Daylight Savings Time has a long and interesting history in the United States. We turn our clocks […] Read more »

A Guide to Getting Married Abroad

Getting married abroad is proving to be an increasingly popular choice for Brits nowadays as they attempt to escape the unpredictable British weather and say their vows on a gorgeous sun-kissed beach with the sea lapping at their ankles and your honeymoon resort on your doorstep. If you are considering overseas nuptials, ‘A Brit’s Guide to Getting Married Abroad’ is on hand to offer plenty […] Read more »

Cloud Computing in 2014: Facts and Predictions

Few people are aware of this, but 2 out of 3 people working in the information technology sector make use of cloud-based applications. The main benefits of using cloud technologies are more and more obvious as a larger number of entrepreneurs start to use them. To begin with, the cost is lower. It is much easier to host your content in the cloud, rather than […] Read more »

Is Social Media the Food for Eating Disorders?

There has been an increasing amount of media coverage about the connection between social media and eating disorders such as anorexia. The Internet is now a melting pot for ED communities who both glorify the disorder as well as provide support. Groups that promote trends like #Thinspiration are unconsciously encouraging EDs and are being targeted for better policing to reduce the pressure on ED sufferers. […] Read more »

5 Ways To Keep Your Credit Reports Clean

Maintaining good credit is essential to having healthy financials, and in this day and age your credit is a huge indicator of loan worthiness to most financial institutions. Good credit is a critical component to getting a home loan, car loan, credit cards, student loans, renting an apartment or home, and even getting a job! Just as your home and car need to be maintained […] Read more »

Fun Facts for Pancake Day

Shrove Tuesday is a Christian tradition that is over 1,000 years old, commonly referred to as Pancake Day in the UK. It represents the last day before Lent and so it’s a perfect opportunity to indulge on rich ingredients such as fats, sugar and eggs. In the UK they make, and eat, an astonishing 117 million pancakes on Pancake Day; however, the celebrations go beyond […] Read more »

Understanding Coolant Recycling

Understanding the benefits of coolant recycling can make the world a better place. Not only does coolant recycling improve the environment, but it also has positive effects on businesses’ bottom line. Improve employee health, extended tool life and reduced disposal costs are just the beginning. Oil skimmers are the lowest cost solution for coolant sumps and parts washer applications. See for yourself! Understand the impact […] Read more »

Is Your Logo A Cliche?

They say that you only get one chance to make a first impression, and for many businesses that first chance is their logo. No one wants a forgettable, monotonous logo design. Yet there are countless businesses that use the same old tired logo clichés to represent them. You know what I’m talking about: a realty company with floating rooftops, abstract people made from swooshes and […] Read more »

1031 Exchange: The Ultimate Guide

What is a 1031 exchange? This infographic guide will teach you how to defer your capital gains taxes with a 1031 exchange. It will also cover what kinds of properties may be exchanged, what the 1031 rules and deadlines are, and how to benefit your heirs with a step up in basis. Overall if you own a property, want to own a property and want to do […] Read more »

Investment Opportunities Projections for 2014

Online Trading Academy, a leading source for investor training, has come up with a list of what’s hot and what’s not for investment opportunities for 2014. The trading academy has 34 financial educational centers all over the world and they also have a full online curriculum. The investment opportunity forecast for 2014 are from some of their top traders. From the hot traders, like the […] Read more »