Cash for Caulkers could mean $12K per home

Wednesday, December 9, 2009, 12:13 PM | 1 Comment

Some newspapers and blogs reported President Obama has proposed a new program Tuesday that would reimburse homeowners for energy-efficient appliances and insulation, part of a broader plan to stimulate the economy. Steve Nadel, director at the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, who’s helping write the bill, said a homeowner could receive up to $12,000 […]



How To Rotate Banners – One Image A Day – 7 Days A Week

Monday, December 7, 2009, 1:53 AM | Leave Comment

Sometimes I take part in the discussion on a few forums, one of which is facilitated by the Web Host where I have parked my website and a couple of blogs. One participant wanted to know if it was possible to have a script that will display a different image on each of the seven […]



How to display excerpt and complete content in WordPress

Sunday, December 6, 2009, 1:38 AM | 1 Comment

The question of “how to display excerpt and complete content in WordPress” has been asked probably more than we care to hear and answers given perhaps more than we care to listen. In one of the discussion forums that I have joined, a participant wanted to know how she could display excerpts of a post […]



Interest Is The Backbone Of Modern Economy

Saturday, December 5, 2009, 6:00 AM | 2 Comments

In modern world, especially the Western world and Japan, interest rate is considered the backbone of modern finances and that includes your family finances as well. It affects and impacts us all in every walk of life. Individuals and families ought to understand its importance. In the following post, I have attempted to explain what […]



How To Create A Blog In WordPress

Friday, December 4, 2009, 10:05 AM | 8 Comments

I take part in a couple of online discussion forums and many folks have problems with installing and working with WordPress (WP). The WordPress online community is quite big now and many more are joining and using WP platform. This small attempt is dedicated to those folks who are the newest of the new to […]



TREFIS Is American Next Top Stock Model

Wednesday, December 2, 2009, 7:09 AM | Leave Comment

I have been reading nothing but awesome reviews about Trefis which will be America’s next top stock model. In order to “compensate and facilitate” for the recent turmoil in the U.S. and World economy, MIT engineers and Wall Street Analysts got together and developed the software. Trefis motto is: Understand how a company’s products impact […]



Milo Can Help You Shop Offline – The Way It Used To Be

Tuesday, December 1, 2009, 6:39 AM | Leave Comment

More and more people are turning to shopping online almost on a daily basis. That has been the trend for folks over the last so many years. The two major methods of payments are credit card and the online PayPal, an eBay company. You would think someone has to be crazy to start a company […]



The hardest hit are those with high school or lower education

Thursday, November 26, 2009, 8:08 AM | 2 Comments

In the long run, education plays a big part in an individual’s income. The more years you stay in school and the more education you get, and of course hard and smart work, the better your future would look like financially as is apparent from the BLS chart (Education pays …). Analyzing the Bureau of […]



Who will dominate the growing online shopping landscape?

Wednesday, November 25, 2009, 8:01 AM | Leave Comment

It seems that the biggest online stores are heavily competing against one another on price and shipping & handling cost. Case in point: Wal-Mart and Amazon. The battle for your wallet began last month over the prices of popular new books and DVDs. It has since spread to select video game consoles ($199 for the […]



Whacha Gonna Do When The Malls Call On You?

Tuesday, November 24, 2009, 11:38 AM | Leave Comment

This year, many folks have been laid off as we all know. The personal finance experts say “Less work, but more time with family! Less credit, but smarter spending!” Whether you are one of the many who don’t have a job this shopping season – that includes yours truly – or are gainfully employed, be […]