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  Category: Articles » Articles by Author » Author: Roy Thomsitt
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1.The Dangers Of Get Rich Quick Schemes -And Other Money Pits
It is an understandable that millions of people have ambitions, desires or passing wishes to have their own business. Let's face it, countless millions of people are in jobs they do not really like, nor get any satisfaction from. Financially, they get by from ...
[Added: 28 Oct 2005   Hits: 491   Words: 571]

2.Decision Making In A Home Based Online Business (1)
Why is Decision Making Important? This is the first in a series of short articles on decision making, as it may affect the progress, or otherwise, of your home based online business. The main purpose ...
[Added: 26 Sep 2005   Hits: 454   Words: 938]

3.The Christmas Temptation - Department Store Credit Cards
Now that we are heading at breakneck speed to the peak retail season (ie Christmas), you will soon, if you are not already, be wondering what to do about all those gifts and other expenses ...
[Added: 26 Sep 2005   Hits: 527   Words: 438]

4.Preparing For The Birth Of A Baby - Essential Baby Clothes
If you are expecting a baby in the next few months, the chances are you will have started planning for some of her important things, if not doing them and buying them already. Her crib may be chosen; her nursery may be painted and decorated; you ...
[Added: 15 Sep 2005   Hits: 516   Words: 721]

5.Buying A Car With A Bad Credit Record
People with a poor credit record are likely to have as much need for a car as anybody with a good credit record. However, if they want to buy a car, that bad credit blemish may make life difficult for them. Regardless of whether it ...
[Added: 15 Sep 2005   Hits: 466   Words: 648]

6.Make A Preemptive Strike Against Christmas Weight Gain
The summer holiday season is over in the northern hemisphere; the days are shortening; and the nights getting longer and cooler. While you cling on to any remnant of summer you can find, through the odd warm day, the remaining summer flowers, and the ...
[Added: 15 Sep 2005   Hits: 524   Words: 1113]

7.How To Deal With Baby's Desire To Wear No Clothes
One thing you can guarantee about your baby when she is born, and that is she will have no clothes on; she will be naked. There will be no shock horror amongst the people in the delivery room when the baby makes her ...
[Added: 13 Sep 2005   Hits: 429   Words: 822]

8.What Is It About Nautical Gifts For Christmas?
If you are considering looking for a nautical gift, for a friend or relative, this Christmas, then you are in good company. Buying gifts is something that just about everybody indulges in at one time or another during the year, especially Xmas. So, it is no ...
[Added: 13 Sep 2005   Hits: 370   Words: 506]

9.Spending Time With Your Baby - Making The Most Of Joy.
When you first bring home your Bouncing New Baby, you will surely feel you want to watch over her and be with her much of the time, especially if you are a first time parent. Newborn babies are fascinating even if they are not yours; when they are your ...
[Added: 13 Sep 2005   Hits: 320   Words: 1070]

10.Hoodia Gordonii - The Scientific Intervention
The first scientific study of hoodia was really sparked by chance, as is often the case in scientific "discoveries". What started it all was not, in fact, an exclusive study into the hoodia gordonii, a succulent that looks like a cactus. South Africa's national laboratory was ...
[Added: 07 Sep 2005   Hits: 333   Words: 525]

11.Hoodia As An Aid To Weight Loss
What Is Hoodia? It is more than 2 years now since hoodia became well known in the public domain. Television programmes on both sides of the Atlantic in 2003/4 saw to that. If you have not heard of hoodia before, or have but do ...
[Added: 07 Sep 2005   Hits: 480   Words: 484]

12.Christmas Gifts For Dolphin Lovers
Choosing a dolphin lover gift may not be as easy as it is for a pet lover, but that is not to say it is not possible. In fact, you will find quite a range of dolphin related gifts around ...
[Added: 05 Sep 2005   Hits: 369   Words: 746]

13.Bad Credit Mortgage Refinance - Should I, Shouldn't I?
It is a common financial scenario across households in the Western world. Multiple debts have started to build up: a car loan here, a department store loan there; a bank loan here and several credit cards there. While ...
[Added: 31 Aug 2005   Hits: 352   Words: 931]

14.Christmas Gifts For Dog Lovers
Let's admit it, the US and UK are both countries of dog lovers, and dog owners love to indulge their dogs like children. You only have to listen to a dog owner call out to their ...
[Added: 31 Aug 2005   Hits: 671   Words: 581]

15.When To Start Teaching Your Baby (2)
With you or without you, your baby will be learning from the moment she is born and starts to take in her new surroundings. Every sight and sound will be a part of her learning process; she will observe everything you do and listen to every word you say. ...
[Added: 31 Aug 2005   Hits: 705   Words: 982]

16.When To Start Teaching Your Baby (1)
When is it that I should start teaching my baby? That is a question that may come to mind for many first time parents; other parents may never consider the question at all, and just leave things to evolve naturally. In a way, that ...
[Added: 31 Aug 2005   Hits: 763   Words: 883]

17.Managing Stress From Another World
Modern stress is habitual, and is something that the vast majority of Americans and Britons succumb to in their material driven lives. Whether mildly or overwhelmingly, stress will cast its powers across most of us at some stage in our lives, often increasingly as we get sucked into a pattern ...
[Added: 27 Aug 2005   Hits: 307   Words: 881]

18.What Gift Can I Give A Bird Lover This Christmas?
Choosing gifts for any animal lovers can be quite a pleasure, as it is often a gift that is shared by the recipient with her animal friends or pets. This is especially so with bird lover gifts. People who really love birds tend to want ...
[Added: 25 Aug 2005   Hits: 375   Words: 790]

19.Liven Up Your Baby Shower With A Few Games
You have a baby shower planned for a friend; you have organised the invitations, and sent them out to everyone on the list. You have even planned the food that is going to be available at the shower. Then you think, but what ...
[Added: 25 Aug 2005   Hits: 367   Words: 622]

20.Teaching Students To Keep Out Of Credit Card Debt - The Parents' Role
Parents have the full responsibility for their children and their education. It is up to parents to teach their children what's right and what's wrong, how to conduct themselves as good citizens, how to cross the road safely and generally protect themselves from harm. In fact, ...
[Added: 24 Aug 2005   Hits: 324   Words: 998]

21.Diverticulitis And Diet
What Is Diverticulitis? Diverticulitis is another one of those conditions that has followed from industrialisation, and a fundamental change in eating habits to a diet of processed food. The condition emerged after milling became ...
[Added: 21 Aug 2005   Hits: 313   Words: 530]

22.Christmas Gifts For Cats And Lovers
The act of offering Christmas gifts is always enhanced if you take some trouble in matching the gift with the recipient. Sometimes, though, it is not as easy as it may seem, especially if the gift is for someone you have not seen very ...
[Added: 20 Aug 2005   Hits: 376   Words: 822]

23.Christmas Tree Topper Ornaments
From my childhood memories, pride of place on the top of Christmas tree always went to a fairy dressed in white. Or was it an angel? No, I'm sure it was the Christmas fairy; and she was usually last to go on the tree apart from the tinsel. One thing ...
[Added: 19 Aug 2005   Hits: 729   Words: 402]

24.Baby Clothes - Daywear, Nightwear And Special
When choosing and buying baby clothes, parents can be faced with many choices that, in the baby's younger days, can seem quite confusing. Striking a balance between practical and cute, fashionable and comfortable, need and impulse, and ...
[Added: 18 Aug 2005   Hits: 348   Words: 661]

25.Planning To Become Debt Free With A Consolidation Loan
If you have multiple debts, and are struggling to meet the monthly payments, then there's a good chance you will want to consider, now or later, a consolidation loan to become debt free. If you have already studied ...
[Added: 18 Aug 2005   Hits: 302   Words: 441]

26.Christmas Decorating Ideas - Edible Ornaments
Although it is now more decades away than I care to admit too often, there were four things I loved most about my childhood Christmases in England: 1. the excitement of the Christmas gifts being put under the Christmas tree, and then the ...
[Added: 17 Aug 2005   Hits: 407   Words: 517]

27.Tropical Christmas
I can recall from my days in England, watching television at Christmas and seeing how others celebrated across the world. At one time I used to think about people in Australia, who seemed to be featured on the news every ...
[Added: 13 Aug 2005   Hits: 352   Words: 628]

28.How To Build Business Credit
Having their own business is something many millions of people dream of doing. Many do, of course, but so many others never quite get around to it. One of the factors that may discourage people from getting that business off the ground, is a lack of start up capital; and ...
[Added: 13 Aug 2005   Hits: 351   Words: 898]

29.Vasectomy Reversal - A Personal Story
This article is a very personal one, but one I wanted to share with you, as there are always tens of thousands of men considering whether to have a vasectomy reversal. The desire for a vasectomy reversal can come from two ...
[Added: 13 Aug 2005   Hits: 454   Words: 737]

30.Is Google Gunning For Directories?
Why is it that webmasters are so quick to blame Google if their website falls down the search rankings, or out of the rankings altogether? Can it never be their own fault? I read an amusing forum post headed "What’s up with Google?". ...
[Added: 09 Aug 2005   Hits: 338   Words: 885]

31.Preparing A Layette For Your New Baby
First of all, in case you do not know, what is a layette? Well, the definition of layette is quite simple: a kit consisting of a complete outfit (clothing and accessories) for a new baby. Whether your new baby is going to be your first or fifth, taking that ...
[Added: 08 Aug 2005   Hits: 494   Words: 1115]

32.Is There A Way Out Of Your Debt Problems?
Do you have multiple debts? Do you have just one large debt which you could afford, but your circumstances have since changed? Are you finding it harder each month to meet the payments on your ...
[Added: 07 Aug 2005   Hits: 328   Words: 874]

33.The Evolution Of Christmas Ornaments
Things have come a long way since a Christmas ornament was likely to be just a ball hung by the window, or later on a Christmas tree. Historians believe that this original Christmas decoration descended from a witch ball. The original purpose of a witch ...
[Added: 06 Aug 2005   Hits: 386   Words: 574]

34.Do You Need To Cut Down 100 Calories A Day? But Don't Know What 100 Calories Is?
The difference between weight loss, and steady or weight gain, can be as little as 100 calories a day. Well, that is according to the American Dietetic Association, and it is very easy to believe ...
[Added: 06 Aug 2005   Hits: 372   Words: 688]

35.Making Gifts A Pleasure
As we reach the time of year when Christmas items start to appear in the stores, and thoughts of vacations start to wind down with the shortening daylight, it is a good time to think about gifts. Not only the gifts, though, but also the practise ...
[Added: 05 Aug 2005   Hits: 358   Words: 570]

36.Debt Elimination 3
Planning To Achieve Debt Elimination Once you have started the process of changing your debt mindset to be against taking on consumer debt, then that is something you need to continue until it becomes the norm in your life. In ...
[Added: 04 Aug 2005   Hits: 325   Words: 842]

37.Debt Elimination 2
The First Step To Debt Elimination Regardless of your personal and financial circumstances, your education and your background, the chances are the first step you need to take in debt elimination has to take place in your mind. The Western mindset, especially in ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2005   Hits: 338   Words: 883]

38.Debt Elimination 1
If you have multiple debts, you may well be wishing you had a debt elimination wand to wave and make all the debts disappear. You would probably wish even harder for that magic wand if you were falling behind ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2005   Hits: 324   Words: 424]

39.Eating Disorders And The Use Of Yoga In Prevention And Treatment
It was not so long ago that eating disorders, such as bolimia and anorexia, were thought to be purely the result of mental conditions. More recently, though, some physical factors have been attributed to these conditions. ...
[Added: 31 Jul 2005   Hits: 373   Words: 575]

40.Debt Consolidation - Is It Really The Best Option For You?
It is a very common question that people pose to themselves across the English speaking world: should I consolidate my outstanding debt? There is no single answer to this question, as no two people have identical finances and other personal circumstances. There ...
[Added: 24 Jul 2005   Hits: 341   Words: 646]

41.Thinking Of Co-Signing For A Loan? Read This First
It is quite common for someone, who is having trouble getting credit, to approach a friend or relative to act as a guarantor or co-signatory for a loan. They've seen that new car they would dearly love, but have one problem. For one reason or another they are a credit ...
[Added: 18 Jul 2005   Hits: 316   Words: 780]

42.Managing Your Home Based Online Business - 7
Your Home Business Management- Conclusion In the previous articles, I've mentioned some of the key elements of managing your online business when you are working at home: finance, marketing, time, purchasing and computing, plus of course the need to manage yourself. This series has been about the ...
[Added: 14 Jul 2005   Hits: 339   Words: 944]

43.Managing Your Home Based Online Business - 6
Your Home Business Purchasing In the previous five articles, I've mentioned some of the key elements of managing your online business when you are working at home. Working at home in your own business does not mean there are no management responsibilities, as you are now ...
[Added: 12 Jul 2005   Hits: 374   Words: 992]

44.Managing Your Home Based Online Business - 5
In this series of articles so far, I have argued the need to use management practices even if you have your own home based online business. The discipline imposed on yourself will eventually make the business stronger and ...
[Added: 11 Jul 2005   Hits: 333   Words: 1263]

45.Managing Your Home Based Online Business - 4
Working at home in a business on your own, and having responsibility for managing yourself and all the specialist functions of the business, has been my theme for the last 3 articles in this series. One of the most important departments in any company is the marketing department. ...
[Added: 11 Jul 2005   Hits: 347   Words: 811]

46.Managing Your Home Based Online Business - 3
When you have your own home based business, whether it is online or offline, financial management is one of the key "departments". You really do need to keep on top of your finances if you want your own little business to have long term success, ...
[Added: 09 Jul 2005   Hits: 373   Words: 1338]

47.Managing Your Home Based Online Business - 2
In the first part of this series of articles, on managing your online business at home, I wrote about the many management responsibilities and functions you have rolled into one if you have your own sole proprietor business, with no staff. Your management task is perhaps the most ...
[Added: 08 Jul 2005   Hits: 354   Words: 1087]

48.Managing Your Home Based Online Business - 1
Working at home in their own business is something millions of people strive for and dream of, but most in the Western world never actually get around to doing it. For those who do achieve it, how do they adapt if they have changed, for example, from an office ...
[Added: 07 Jul 2005   Hits: 347   Words: 841]

49.Are You Confused By All The Different Diets? Here's A Quick Diet Comparison
It would not be surprising to hear your answer is "yes, I'm confused by all these so called diets." You may read from one expert that low carbohydrate (low carb) and high protein is the way to lose weight. ...
[Added: 01 Jul 2005   Hits: 309   Words: 312]

50.Internet Marketing - A Maze In A Haze?
Internet marketing, website marketing, call it what you will, can be a bit like a maze. You charge off down one route......dead end. Someone sends you off down another route with a big smile on their face.......another dead end. Another ...
[Added: 03 Jun 2005   Hits: 225   Words: 1030]

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