Playing casino games isn’t something you’d usually think of when you’re trying to follow a frugal budget. But now that there are so many online casino sites to play at, it’s possible to play for free on many sites. And even though that takes out the possibility of winning big as you’re not playing with real money, it’s still great entertainment. Continue reading
We have encrypted servers, passwords made of letters and symbols, and lots of helpful hints from people all over the world. It’s great for creating a sense of security, but how safe are you, really, when you jump online and start talking with people? In the past few years, online romance fraud and abuse have risen exponentially, causing concern to grow just as quickly.
In the UK, a stalking advocacy service called Paladin has taken up arms to protect those who are victims of domestic violence. If the actions of abusers and con artists aren’t stopped, lives are stolen from victims, both literally and figuratively. Online dating sites do what they can to protect their members, but there is only so much that a business can do when their customers are all over the nation, or even across the world. Continue reading
Being a single parent doesn’t leave a ton of time to focus on yourself. Managing everything from meals to activities to carpool to homework leaves little (if any) time to think about dating. Looking at online dating pros and cons can help single moms decide if looking for a partner online is worth the time and energy. Here are a few things to consider before jumping in:
Pros of an Online Date Hunt
In a time where money is tight, saving it wherever you can will hugely help your financial situation. While you could cut down on your shopping, or reduce the amount of ‘treats’ that you have a month, one sure-fire way of seeing an improvement in your monthly outgoings is by saving energy around the home. By being a little more conscious of the gas, electricity and water that you use during your daily life, your energy consumption will decrease which, in turn, will have a positive effect on the energy bills you pay.
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If you’re like a lot of students, you’re probably considering what the best route to personal fulfilment is. And if you’re like a lot of citizens, you’ve heard for years about how jobs in computing such as IT are revolutionising how we think of our daily lives. With strides in education being made by institutions such as online career schools, the capability people now have to pursue their dreams from their own computer is becoming more and more a reality of higher education.
Certainly someone who understands how computers have caused a paradigm shift in our world’s viewpoint is Bill Gates. In a rare look into how the Microsoft company came to be founded, Gates talks in this 1996 interview about what got him to the top of the industry ladder — with his net worth often making him the US’ wealthiest man.