How to turn $50 into $5,000 in 30 days

A critical first step to earning more money is determining your reason(s) for earning extra money. It could be that you want to earn enough money for a down payment on a new car. I heard that Mercedes has a new offering in the elegant S-Class series. Maybe you want to take a well-deserved vacation….


Easter Etiquette – Gift Giving for Easter

Proper Easter etiquette can go a long way Not long ago it was almost exclusive to say “Merry Christmas” to someone. With the age of political correctness and differing religious views (or lack of religious views), many people choose to simply say “Happy Holidays” more often these days. Easter can also present some similar problems…

Health Fitness

Top Health Benefits of Tomatoes

The taste and nutrition, as well as the health benefits of tomatoes, have been highly valued. Enjoyed around the world, they are essential ingredients in the diets of many cultures. However, the plant has a checkered past, including myths, misconceptions and controversies, and the challenges of modern tomato mass production continue to generate debate. However,…


Oh dear binders! For the month-end closing process?

Does low technology essentially mean low cost? Maybe not. A financial close reconciliation software system is transparently profitable. We like security. You prefer security. As CFOs, we tend to not only prefer security, we tend to demand it. Our brains continually store constant reminders of Compliance, Governance and of course Risk. Storing all your monthly…

Home Kitchen

How to be ‘green’ in 2020

It’s a new year, a new decade and a great opportunity to embrace a ‘green lifestyle’. But how do we start? A small change in the way you dispose of things is an easy way to go ‘green living’. Minimizing your waste is a big ‘green’ step. Instead of depending on the landfill… Re-use. Recycle….


All about DIN and Double DIN

A DIN is the standard measurement for car stereos. A double-size DIN is also a standard size for car stereos with specific measurements. The term DIN originated from a German organization called the Deutsches Institut fur Nomung. Later, the ISO or International Organization for Standardization adapted the term DIN to indicate the standard measurement of…


Why use a joystick when gaming?

I’ve been playing video games since the late 80’s. My passion has always been fighting games; such as Street Fighter (All series), Mortal Kombat (All series), Double Dragon, Streets of Rage, Shinobi, Marvel vs. Capcom (All series), and many others. I always found it very difficult after several hours of gaming to perform certain moves…