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How to Keep your Small Business Costs Down

As a small business, keeping costs down is essential for success. One of the best ways to do this is to identify the areas where you can eliminate unnecessary costs in order to save money. Here are some tips and tricks to help you keep business costs down: Downsize Downsizing can seem like a step back to some businesses, however it can be the making of them if you do

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Moving Out? 6 Simple Ways to Get Your Bond Back

Congratulations, you’ve found a new place to live! Now that you’re boxing up all your belongings and getting ready to move, don’t forget that you still have to get your bond back. Follow these simple steps to ensure the full amount ends up back in your bank account. 1. Give adequate notice Landlords are more likely to agree to return the bond if they can rent out the property to

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Three Economic Factors Influencing the Price Movements of Indices

With any investment instrument that you choose to trade, it’s important to understand the factors that drive it, and indices are no different. Without knowing what moves the market, you cannot apprehend the trends and patterns soon to emerge, and thus you’re left shooting in the dark. To turn the lights on, you have to educate yourself, and the best place to start is by going back to basics and

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What to Look for In a Multipurpose Printer

If you’re running a small business, or if you’re self-employed and working from home, you’ll probably need a printer and a scanner; maybe even a photocopier. You’ll also not want to spend too much on these items, or have them take up too much space in your office as you may work from your spare room or share a small office space with other freelancers. Invest in a multifunctional machine

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Why Now Could be a Good Time to Learn to Trade Currencies

Carpe Diem (Seize the Day) World news and events are often a catalyst for movements in the foreign currency markets (Forex), but few make as many waves as the recent decision by the UK to leave the European Union. The Brexit vote sent shock waves throughout global financial markets breeding volatility and creating a financial environment where there are large gains to be made. Combine this with a number of

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Three Inspired Ideas for Increasing Your Income

It is human nature to want more. You may have a nice home, a new car, and enough to cover the cost of a yearly holiday to some tropical clime, but the chances are that if you could maximise your income without working more, you would. It’s surprising, then, that so few people explore the steps that could help them to achieve this. Waiting for your monthly paycheque, and then

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How to Choose Your Trading Platform

To the inexperienced and the uninitiated, the complex mechanisms of the foreign exchange can seem almost indecipherable. It’s easy to believe that the markets move according to the whims of fate, as opposed to being driven by a thousand external real-world factors, but the latter is indeed true. This absence of luck can feel daunting, because we all need a helping hand from time to time, but in fact, it’s

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Budgeting in some Personal Online Entertainment might Change your Life One Day

Jon Heywood from Cheshire, the UK, was a guy like you and me. After his time in Afghanistan, he returned home to take care of his sick father. He let himself be convinced by a TV ad to become an online gamer. His might have thought of changing his life forever, we’ll never know – but that is exactly what he did. After making a deposit worth £30, and playing

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Three Inspired Ideas for Increasing Your Income

It is human nature to want more. You may have a nice home, a new car, and enough to cover the cost of a yearly holiday to some tropical clime, but the chances are that if you could maximise your income without working more, you would. It’s surprising, then, that so few people explore the steps that could help them to achieve this. Waiting for your monthly paycheque, and then

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