Why Luxury Apartments Are So Popular

There’s a trend sweeping across the nation from New York City to San Francisco. Developers are ditching the traditional apartment complex in lieu of top-notch, modern, luxurious apartments. Last year, 80% of new apartment homes built fell into the luxury category. What makes these high-end dwelling so appealing? Is it actually affordable to live in …

Top 10 Themes For An Awesome Graduation Party

Graduation, whether it’s high school, college, or anything else, is a huge accomplishment and usually comes after years of hard work and sacrifice. So, of course, it needs to be celebrated! A successful graduation party recognizes accomplishment, encourages future growth and is a much-needed moment of relief after the stress and pandemonium of tests, projects, …

8 myths about freelance writing

You must have been told many times that freelancing isn’t for the faint-hearted. The question is how far did you go into earning a living working from the comfort of your living room? Was the experience worth it or you ended up regretting quitting a day job? The truth is that many people now make …

5 Online Scams to Watch Out for This Christmas

Christmas is big business for scammers and shoppers alike. A recent survey from the National Retail Federation found that consumers not only plan to spend 4.1 percent more than last year during the holidays, they plan to do 55 percent of this shopping online. As these figures rise year on year, fraudsters will stop at …

Depression in Teens – Facts and Data You Should Know

After in the ‘90s we witnessed a significant decline in young people and teen suicide rates, the numbers have been steadily increasing in the past couple of years. While experts and researchers can’t clearly put a finger on the cause, many believe that this phenomenon occurred as a result of increasing pressure on this particular …

Temporary Change of Address: What You Need to Know

If you’re planning to relocate for a period of no more than six months — maybe you’re traveling for a short-term job assignment or for vacation — you may want to stay in touch with loved ones and continue receiving your important mail. You can take advantage of a temporary change of address service to …

10 Cheap DIY Christmas Gift In Jar Ideas For Anyone

We are so happy that the holidays are on the way! Gifting is a Christmas tradition that is all about expressing love and gratitude. On the other hand, it can be an extra cost for the holidays.  Not sure about what to gift to your family and friends? Check these 10 Cheap DIY Christmas Gift In …

How to Safely Use a Chainsaw

Chainsaws are for many of us, a Godsend. Without a tool to help us cut firewood and clear our land, we would slave away with old technology (handsaws!) and hope for the best. That said, I’ll review the safety features that all chainsaws should have, proper cutting methods, and preventative maintenance steps to keep the …

How can you Protect yourself from Identity theft?

Identity theft is when someone grabs your information such as your complete name, address, PIN, social security number, credit card details and important passwords to use them for illegitimate and injurious activities like to use your name and address for illegal action, to steal your money from bank account or credit card and to harm …

4 Seasonal Insect Problems We Have To Be Aware Of

Insects tend to emerge in the spring and multiply rapidly through the summer months. By the end of the summer or early fall many of them vanish; finding themselves suitable nooks and crannies to hide away in until the next spring. In fact the fall and early spring is a great time to get hold …