Cutting Dental Costs: The Tragic Price of Skimping on Orthodontics

October 21, 2014

Most of us have to exercise varying degrees of fiscal caution and save money where possible, but there are certain items of expenditure where it could definitely be a false economy to try and pay as little as possible. If you need your teeth straightening for example, should you use a dentist or an orthodontist […]

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How much is your living worth?

October 20, 2014

Good morning Dinks.  Let me ask you a question, are you overpaying for your lifestyle?  I don’t mean if you’re living beyond your means or if you are racking up thousands of dollars in debt.  I’m asking if your currently living situation could be done on less. What does someone with money look like? Why […]

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Weekly roundup: Cars, cards and being in the middle

October 17, 2014

Good morning Dinks and Happy Friday.  It’s been 17 days since we moved into our new apartment and although there are still some boxes we need to unpack we are definitely getting settled in.  This weekend we are going to walk around and get to know our new neighborhood.  For the first time in three […]

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Do I look poor?

October 16, 2014

Good morning Dinks.  This past week one of my colleagues offered to buy me coffee during our break.  Normally I enjoy accepting free Starbucks but there was something about the way he offered that really offended me.  I asked him why he always has the need to pay for things when he’s around me, even […]

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The unknown makes me uneasy

October 15, 2014

Good morning Dinks.  As you know in a mere three months my company will be out of business because we were sold to one of our competitors.  The new company promised to keep as many jobs as they can and their plan is to keep them in our city.  However at the same time they […]

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Increase Your Chances Of Having Your PPI Claim Approved

October 15, 2014

If you have ever opened a credit card or purchased something on credit, chances are you were sold payment protection insurance. This insurance was advertised as a way for customers to avoid becoming delinquent on their accounts in the event that something adverse happened, such as an extended illness or the loss of a job. […]

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The Last Bash

October 13, 2014

Bachelorhood is surely one fantastic time when every man tries to live life carefree, fun and on a happy high. From crazy road trips to late night football matches; cheesy bars to bowling games you could never win, most men realise the perks of being single. But sooner or later, you see your best friend […]

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It’s OK to be alone

October 13, 2014

Good morning Dinks.  It seems like everywhere we turn someone is talking about mental health – from TV commercials about depression to our employers emphasizing a work life balance.  My employer is always stressing the importance of a work life balance.  After attending seminars about how to decompress after a rough work day and attending […]

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Money on the Side: 7 Multi-Million Dollar Companies That Started in People’s Garages

October 10, 2014

A lot of Dinks think about starting their own businesses to make extra money. If you’re one of them, get inspired by these seven businesses that turned from garage ventures to multi-million dollar empires. 1. Apple Apple is the ultimate example of an amazing company that a college dropout started in his parents’ garage. Steve […]

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