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4 Ways to Afford your Dream Vacation

The key to getting the most out of life may rest in seeing as much of the world as you can. Of course, traveling can be expensive, and this means you may need to find effective ways to reduce some costs. This can take a bit of work on your part, but the payout means traveling and being able to take your dream vacation that you’ve wanted to have for

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Here’s what I do when I’m bored

Do you ever feel bored, and know there are plenty of things you could be doing (like cleaning the house, catching up on work, or finally sorting out your taxes) but have no desire to do any of it? I know exactly how you feel. I don’t get bored often, but when I do, I have a running list of activities I can turn to that will keep me entertained

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Making the best experience should include planning for the worst

You may have noticed that while some people are naturally able to overcome bad situations and overcome misfortune and adversity, many people don’t have these same skills. The question, is what makes some people naturally resilient, and why don’t more people have this talent? Highly resilient people quickly adapt to new circumstances, are flexible, and thrive during constant change. Importantly, they expect to be able to bounce back from bad

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Taking The Elevator To The Next Level

There is no denying that a starting a business is a challenge. First, you have the initial stages of coming up with an idea, developing the idea, writing a business plan, getting funds and then launching. Then you have to do everything you can to survive the dreaded first year, which means pinching pennies, working long hours, putting all you have back into the business, learning how to market better

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Introducing the My Volkswagen app

If you own a Volkswagen or have ordered a new car at a VW dealership, you need the My Volkswagen app. The latest app from the German manufacturer includes a wide variety of handy features. For those who already own a Volkswagen, for example, the app has the following features: A handy service feature which not only enables motorists to see their car’s service history at Volkswagen retailers but also

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London’s battle against air pollution

In the latest attempt to reduce air pollution across London, the city’s Mayor Sadiq Khan has announced that London’s new Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) could be introduced as early as 2019. This will be a year earlier than previously anticipated, with the roll-out initially focused on inner London, before expanding to both the North and South Circular starting from 2020. Mr Khan stated: “Just as in the 1950s, air

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What to do on a fun day out in Liverpool

If you haven’t heard much about Liverpool, don’t be surprised. The city tends to be overlooked in favour of places like Edinburgh or London, but the truth is, there are some amazing attractions here and it’s well worth taking a day to see some of them. Here are some things you can do on a fun day out in Liverpool: Talk to the locals People from Liverpool are some of

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The Things I would Miss if I Moved Somewhere Remote

There are many things we take for granted when we live in a city or town. I’m a city girl, and while I love visiting the country and have dreams of owning a few horses and maybe a chicken or two, that dream would probably only happen if my imaginary farm was located next to a Starbucks. Here are the top things I would miss if I moved somewhere remote:

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Considering buying a motorbike? Here’s why you should

If you’re sick of dealing with car maintenance and have always secretly wanted to buy a motorbike, there are many reasons why you should make 2017 the year you finally live your dreams and buy that motorbike you’ve been wishing for. You’ll save money It’s hard to imagine that embracing the freedom of the open road will actually save you money, but once you look at all the cash you

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The best gifts for the traveller in your life

With Christmas around the corner, you may find that there are a few people you simply haven’t yet bought for. It could be that they’re too tricky to buy for, or they’re constantly on the go so it’s hard to know which gifts are the best choice. Personally, as someone who has done a lot of travelling and seen so many different places, I have a pretty good idea of

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