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The One Dollar Rule May Help You Stick To A Budget

Many experts offer the advice to cut out unnecessary expenses, adhere to a super-strict budget and work yourself to the bone until you pay off your debt. Instead, you may want to try out the "$1 rule" of budgeting
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When To Tell If Fish Is Cooked Thoroughly

Fish is one of those dishes that people think is complicated, but is actually pretty straightforward when you know what you’re doing. Part of that is knowing the 10-minute rule, which can help you estimate how long your piece of fish needs to be cooked. The 10-minute rule is simple enough, measure...
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Improve Your Phone Photos With This Setting

It is incredible how good the camera is on your iPhone. Point and click for a fantastic photo, especially on the newer models that offers pictures as good as those big DSLR camera professionals use. But if you want to boost your photo game to the next level, there’s another, simple way to take...
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Reduce Stress At Home With The Rule Of Five

Home is where the heart is, so why does it stress you out so much? Keeping your home clean can be a challenge with kids, pets and guests. So this week, try the "Rule Of Five" and see if it cuts down on your stress. The rule works like this, every time you get up to walk through your home, select...
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Should You Double Space At The End Of A Sentence?

There are two types of people, those who put one space at the end of a sentence when typing and those who hit the space bar twice. While placing two spaces at the end of a sentence was the standard when typewriters were standard, the practice has been deemed unnecessary in the computer age. However...
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Add The One Minute Rule For A Relaxing Weekend

Seems like you’re stuck in a rut. You work all week and clean all weekend. But just taking a minute when needed during the week can carve you out some relax time on the weekend and it's so simple. The One Minute Rule works like this, any task that can be done in 60 seconds or less should be handled...
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The "Rule Of 4" May Be The Best Way To Stay On A Gift-Giving Budget

A recent survey found the average American will spend $906 on Christmas gifts this season . That's a lot of money and when it comes to buying gifts for children it can be easily to overindulge in the hopes your children get what they want and do not have a disappointing Christmas. But there is a...
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A Better Way To Clean Your House

With the weekend upon us, many will begin the ritual of cleaning the house. For many that cleaning is an all-day "marathon" to get everything done in one swoop. A familiar voice is suggesting you skip the marathon cleanings altogether. Cleaning expert, author and web blogger , Rachel Hoffman, says...
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Boy Scouts To Allow Girls To Join

For over 100 years the Boy Scouts of America have been teaching boys and young men to be responsible, trustworthy and self-reliant men, but starting next year the organization will allow girls and young women to join. The plan was announced yesterday and is aimed to provide more options for parents...
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Double Spacing At The End Of A Sentence Is Wrong

Time to take a look at a rule that has changed back and forth since the invention of the Guttenberg Press, should you include two space after a period when typing? Depending on when you learned to type, your answer would be yes for seasoned typists. But the modern answer is a unanimous "no" and to...
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