This is the simplest way to gather some spare cash from unused belongings. Collect all those old lawnmowers, ornaments and other junk for a garage sale. This isn’t the only way to go about it though. For those more expensive items, websites like eBay and Craigslist make it easy to sell stuff to a huge audience.Scrimp & save
You’ll be surprised how much you can save when you choose to walk instead of drive those short journeys or take your own bags to the grocery store. By doing these small acts of frugality, you can trim the fat off your savings and find yourself able to sustain this lifestyle for a lot longer than the people around [...]
1. The movie was originally meant to be a smaller Disney Channel Original Movie, kind of like Halloweentown. Luckily, it caught the attention of some bigger Disney executives who thought it could do really well in theaters. Hence its bigger budget and big-name stars like Bette Midler and Sarah Jessica Parker.
2. ’90s dreamboat Leonardo DiCaprio was originally offered the role of Max Dennison(not to mention a handsome pay check). But he passed on the role to play Arnie Grape in What’s Eating Gilbert Grape. He did get an Oscar nomination for that role so we kind of [...]
New changes on Facebook . On Tuesday, the social network has announced a change in its algorithm , which will impact the current and son publications that are posted. These changes are recurrent. They are scrutinized very closely by the directors of pages, looking to reach a wider audience. Facebook must arbitrate between these interests and the need to meet the needs of its members , who must also have access to the publications of their closest friends.
Publicly listed taxi firm Blue Bird Group managed to maintain double-digit growth in its profits as of September this year despite the country’s weaker economy and growing competition from mobile application-based transportation services.
The company’s profits rose 13.5 percent to Rp 881.27 billion (US$63.9 million) in the January-September period of this year, from Rp 776 billion in the same period last year, according to the stock exchange filing of its unaudited financial report.
“We’ve tried to keep up our performance, as well as our fleet expansion and our revenue,” Blue Bird operational director Adrianto Djokosoetono said on Saturday.
He went on to say that [...]
Red Bull, the most popular energy drinks according to market share, with 5.387 billion cans sold in 2013. It is quite popular amongst youngters these days to get instant energy and kick. It is quite dangerous if consumed in high amounts on a regular basis. Although excess of everything is bad, there are some medical conditions where you should never consume. Consuming red bull in such conditions can be life threatening also.
Here are 6 medical conditions where you should never consume red bull:Pre-existing Heart conditions:
Caffeine can interact [...]
2. Use a pause instead of a ‘but’ while saying sorry. Makes it sound legit.
Example: Instead of “I’m sorry for the ordinary code but we had deadlines.”, say“I’m sorry for the ordinary code <pause>. We had deadlines.”3. Sleep on the opposite side of a blocked nose. The clogging will clear in minutes.
4. Take photos of [...]
Cats like balls of yarn, drinking straws, catnip toys, feather wands, bells or anything that jingle, film canisters, cardboard boxes, and apparently “Herr Wolf” as well. A few searches above that reveals that they fancy ear wax too, and that actually sounds feasible.9. Google
If you’re using Google to ask how to use the search engine, something is definitely wrong. Whether it be a prank where your friend replaced the background on Google with a fake Bing screenshot, or just idiocy, we need you to turn off your computer…now!8. Americans
Ah, the stereotypical “fat and lazy Americans” phrase has been much overused on the [...]