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5 More Savings

1.Some Stores will refund  the difference of an item drops in price soon after you purchase it. Get the Earny app or paribus app to find and claim refunds.

2. Free credit reports: – Visit Annualcreditreport.com once a year to request your score from each of the three credit reporting companies, Equifax, TransUnion and Experian

3. Reimbursed ATM fees: – Most online banks and some traditional bans will reimburse you for the fees incurred when you use another banks ATM. That can save you up to $4.68 (this is for the usA not so sure about Australian banks. Will give it a try though)

4. Mortgage magic: – A 30 year $300,000 Mortgage at 4 percent costs $1,432 a month. If you pay $716 every two weeks you can cut interest payments by $34,000 over the life of the loan

 

5. Get free books:- You can download nearly 60,000 public domain e-books, including many classics and favorites at gutenberg.org. Save $3 – $10 per e-book

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Wise Words for Today By Joel

Have been to Joel’s church a few times and found the music wonderful and his sermons very uplifting. Because I am a distance away I don’t go that often but I should. I also have read and given away some of his early books which also have been very helpful for myself and others. Just sayin.

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Great Reading for Christmas

Two great books as gifts for Christmas

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This of course is my book ‘Living better on less’  which I believe to have some great tips and a good Christmas present.

 

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Just click on books to go to Amazon

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Did You Know – 09/26/2016

  1. This information about Slavery, Republicans and Democrats

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2. No two dog noses are the same. A dog’s nose is the equivalent of a human fingerprint, with each having a unique pattern of ridges and creases.

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3. The Eiffel tower actually grows in the heat of the summer. Due to the iron expanding, the tower grows about 6 inches every summer.

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4. These 8 Books will help make you smarter according to a list from one of today’s most famous scientists/cosmic enthusiasts/ existential philosophers. Neil deGrasse Tyson
1. “The Prince” by Machiavelli
2. “The Art of War” by Sun Tzu
3. “The Wealth of Nations” by Adam Smith
4. “The Age of Reason” by Thomas Paine
5. “Gulliver’s Travels” by Johnathan Swift
6. “On the Origin of Species” by Charles Darwin
7. “A Treatise of the System of the World” by Sir Isaac Newton
8. The Bible

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5. The bright dots you can see in your eyes are your own white blood cells. Go outside and stare at the bright sky for a while and, they’ll appear before your eyes! The tiny dots you see are actually white blood cells moving across your retina. There aren’t any blood vessels in the center of your field of vision, which is why you can’t ever look right at them. This is called the blue field entoptic phenomenon.
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6. Jerry Jones, Owner of the Dallas Cowboys called a meeting with all of his Coaches, Players and field staff and firmly told them, “You are all simply paid performers on a stage and that field is my stage! You will stand, with your hand over your heart and with respect, when our Country’s National Anthem is being played or you will no longer be a Dallas Cowboy, a Coach for the Dallas Cowboys or have any association with the Dallas Cowboy Organization! I will immediately fire you, no matter who you are!”

‘I say good for him for standing his ground, all other owners should take note and show the same strength of pride in the American flag in my opinion’.

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Quote to Start the day – 11/11/2015

Maya Angelou, What a wise woman. She has many great books which I believe we should all have in our library.

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The Keys To Unlock The Biology Of Youth

Deepak Chopra - Timeless You

Deepak Chopra – Timeless You

Do you know what your biological age is?

Over the years I have read most of Deepak Chopra’s books and listened to his video’s also the Super Soul Sundays with Oprah. When I saw this promotion and checked it out,  I believe its something everyone should have in their library of inspirational inventory.

I have got a lot of solace at certain times of my life from his inspiration and encouragement of making ones life a lot less stressful.

Taught me to enjoy life without having to sweat the small stuff. (‘Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff ‘ happens to be a best-selling book that I have read by Richard Carlson – Great book) Well I try not to, but I am only human. Makes me think twice when something bothers me and often fall back on these tools

Another book that I have read recently is “The Super Brain” written together with Deepak Chopra and Rudolph E Tanzi who is a professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School. Makes you realize what an amazing piece of built-in equipment we have in our Brains.

So when I came across this promotion “Timeless You” Deepak Chopra I had to have it.

So I am passing this on to you. Just listen to the promotion and you can make up your mind from that.

I personally am not afraid of getting old it’s just the quality of ‘Old’ that I am more concerned about. I have seen the problem with my Mum and her mental deterioration with age that brings a certain amount of humiliation and frustration to her. I don’t want to be in that situation, so I guess that is why I search out information on making sure I don’t head in that direction.

Anyway this set of video’s etc are well worth the money. It also has a money back guarantee so if you don’t get what you want out of it you can return. I always like that because it may not suit everyone.

Go To: –  Deepak Chopra – Timeless You

Or just click on the banner below.

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Learn For Free

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Here is a chance to learn something for free – No excuses now

Here is a list of websites that have ‘Free’ online courses

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Coursera
FutureLearn
open2study
Khan Academy
edX
P2P U
Academic Earth
iversity
Stanford Online
MIT Open Courseware
Open Yale Courses
BBC Learning
OpenLearn
Carnegie Mellon University OLI
University of Reddit
Saylor

IDEAS, INSPIRATION & NEWS (websites which deliver educational content meant to entertain you and stimulate your brain)

TED
FORA
Big Think
99u
BBC Future
Seriously Amazing
How Stuff Works
Discovery News
National Geographic
Science News
Popular Science
IFLScience
YouTube Edu

DIY & HOW-TO’S (Don’t know how to do that? Want to learn how to do it yourself? Here are some great websites.)

wikiHow
Wonder How To
instructables
eHow
Howcast
MAKE
Do it yourself

FREE TEXTBOOKS & E-BOOKS

OpenStax CNX
Open Textbooks
Bookboon
Textbook Revolution
E-books Directory
FullBooks
Books Should Be Free
Classic Reader
Read Print
Project Gutenberg
AudioBooks For Free
LibriVox
Poem Hunter
Bartleby
MIT Classics
Many Books
Open Textbooks BCcampus
Open Textbook Library
WikiBooks

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES & JOURNALS

Directory of Open Access Journals
Scitable
PLOS
Wiley Open Access
Springer Open
Oxford Open
Elsevier Open Access
ArXiv
Open Access Library
LEARN:

1. LANGUAGES

Duolingo
BBC Languages
Learn A Language
101languages
Memrise
Livemocha
Foreign Services Institute
My Languages
Surface Languages
Lingualia
OmniGlot
OpenCulture’s Language links

2. COMPUTER SCIENCE & PROGRAMMING

Codecademy
Programmr
GA Dash
CodeHS
w3schools
Code Avengers
Codelearn
The Code Player
Code School
Code.org
Programming Motherf*?$%#
Bento
Bucky’s room
WiBit
Learn Code the Hard Way
Mozilla Developer Network
Microsoft Virtual Academy

3. YOGA & MEDITATION

Learning Yoga
Learn Meditation
Yome
Free Meditation
Online Meditation
Do Yoga With Me
Yoga Learning Center

4. PHOTOGRAPHY & FILMMAKING

Exposure Guide
The Bastards Book of Photography
Cambridge in Color
Best Photo Lessons
Photography Course
Production Now
nyvs
Learn About Film
Film School Online

5. DRAWING & PAINTING

Enliighten
Ctrl+Paint
ArtGraphica
Google Cultural Institute
Drawspace
DragoArt
WetCanvas

6. INSTRUMENTS & MUSIC THEORY

Music Theory
Teoria
Music Theory Videos
Furmanczyk Academy of Music
Dave Conservatoire
Petrucci Music Library
Justin Guitar
Guitar Lessons
Piano Lessons
Zebra Keys
Play Bass Now

7. OTHER UNCATEGORIZED SKILLS

Investopedia
The Chess Website
Chesscademy
Chess.com
Spreeder
ReadSpeeder
First Aid for Free
First Aid Web
Wolfram Demonstrations Project

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