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November 2, 2012 – 10:50 am | 2 Comments | 8,201 views

As a single man, you may want to go out with the intention to meet new women, to flirt, and to have fun. Nightlife settings are ideal for finding a flirt or even a partner, since flirting is especially socially acceptable in these settings. Many men, however, make big mistakes when it comes to flirting […]

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How To Go Out Frequently And Still Live A Frugal Lifestyle

October 11, 2012 – 1:20 pm | 3,913 views
How To Go Out Frequently And Still Live A Frugal Lifestyle

When I was in my twenties and just started my first job, I found myself in the position where my living situation changed dramatically. I wanted my own place to live in, and also to build some financial security. I was not familiar with the concept of frugal living during my student years in any […]

Why Saving Money Can Cost You Money

October 2, 2012 – 11:46 pm | 2,403 views

I had an interesting discussion yesterday with a good friend. He stated, that he had saved a lot of money by buying items at a sale, and although he spent around 150 Euros on them, he had probably saved as much as 300 Euros while making the purchase. I was shocked, how he could regard […]

Why I Run My Household Like A Business

October 2, 2012 – 5:48 pm | 3,158 views
Why I Run My Household Like A Business

One of my big dreams has always been to set up my own business; already as a teenager I had been looking for some opportunity, or some way to make an additional buck. In the end, I never seriously pursued any opportunity when it was available, because I was simply too hesitant. Then again, maybe […]

5 Smart Things You Can Do That Help You Quit Smoking

October 2, 2012 – 9:06 am | 4,518 views
5 Smart Things You Can Do That Help You Quit Smoking

Most people are well aware that smoking is bad for your health, that it is expensive, and that it does not necessarily contribute to the quality of life. Still, once you are addicted to smoking it is extremely difficult to give up smoking. Cigarettes are highly addictive, both physically and emotionally. Although the first few […]

3 Apps That Can Help Lower Your Cellphone Bill

September 19, 2012 – 2:52 pm | 4,790 views
3 Apps That Can Help Lower Your Cellphone Bill

With the extreme popularity of the iPhone, and of smart phones in general, many people already have the possibility to be online on a 24/7 basis. Whether it is surfing the internet, Facebook, or checking e-mails, if you have a flat rate data plan with your mobile phone provider, you will likely only pay a […]

How To Financially Prepare For The Next Crisis

September 19, 2012 – 2:29 pm | 2,925 views
How To Financially Prepare For The Next Crisis

We have seen how easy financial bubbles are created, and how easy they can burst. The financial crisis in 2008 again demonstrated how fragile our financial system is, and how important it is to prepare for potential future financial instabilities. Although a sole individual has no chance to prevent any such crisis from happening, there […]

How To Simplify Your Life In 3 Easy Steps

September 18, 2012 – 12:41 pm | 6,618 views
How To Simplify Your Life In 3 Easy Steps

For many people, urban life has become increasingly complex. Starting with full-time jobs, often having to work many more hours than contractually agreed upon, and continuing with keeping up-to-date with industry innovation, fully packed agendas and schedules, appointments, financial difficulties, smartphones, tablet computers, multiple e-mail addresses, and various social obligations. With increasing complexity in life, […]

Do You Already Have An Emergency Cash Fund?

September 11, 2012 – 9:14 am | 2,045 views
Do You Already Have An Emergency Cash Fund?

It goes without doubt, that having some cash at hand can facilitate things a great deal when unexpected things happen. You, or a relative, might get ill suddenly, your laptop breaks down and you urgently need another one, or you get a leakage in your home with needs to be fixed immediately. Surprisingly, many people […]

How To Gain Wealth And Be Successful

September 10, 2012 – 6:52 pm | 3,920 views
How To Gain Wealth And Be Successful

This article could well have be named “How To Become a Millionaire”, which is the ultimate financial dream of many people; the thought of fancy yachts, fast cars, expensive watches, top notch estates and beautiful women feed that desire even more. Many millionaires are born into their position, and often they simply took a lot […]

The Difference Between Needs And Wants, And How It Can Help You Save Money

August 27, 2012 – 9:20 pm | 6,922 views
The Difference Between Needs And Wants, And How It Can Help You Save Money

We live in a society dominated by media, glamorous magazines, and with a constant hunger for consumption. Our desire to continuously keep up with the Joneses makes us spend money on items which we desire, but don’t actually need. But what is the true difference between a ‘need’ and a ‘want’. When do we truly […]