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[Survey] Technology Has Made it Easier to Spend, Not Save

All those songs, games, apps, mobile connections and movie downloads are taking a toll on Americans” wallets, with more than half of U.S. adults saying technology has made it easier to spend money and only 3 percent saying it has made it easier to save, according to a survey conducted for the American Institute of CPAs by Harris Interactive.

The US phone poll of 1,005 adults found that Americans who subscribe to digital services spend an average of $166 each month for cable TV, home Internet access, mobile phone service and digital subscriptions, like satellite radio and streaming video–the equivalent of 17 percent of their monthly rent or mortgage payment. Those who download songs, apps and other products spend an additional $38 per month, on average. Additional findings from this survey include: Read more

Six Tips to Deal With Stress in Your Daily Life

Stress has become an important part of our everyday lives. However in order to perform well at school or work one need to find some stress reliefs as it is impossible to work or study under a constant stress. Read on to find some tips to get rid of stress and find more peace and calm in your daily life. Get ready to tell stress good-bye.

1 – Talk to someone:
If you want to feel much better do not hide your feelings. Talk to your friends or relatives about your problems and ask them for help if necessary. You might find that the person you’re talking to can help you think of ways to de-stress, or help you come up with ways to solve any problems you might be having. Read more

Top 5 Cool Math Games websites in 2010

An idle mind is the devil’s workshop. If you do not keep your kids positively busy, you risk losing them to negative activities.

Many studies have proven that family involvement improves kids’ success at school.

Lately, I’ve spent some time searching for online websites that would keep my young daughter busy during her summer holiday, and help her improve her math skills.

Math Games is a keyword heavily sought after on the internet, and many websites claim they deliver them.

A parent can either surrender to the internet era and let his/her kids play math games online.

Or choose some mazes, puzzles and exercises to print them out for those youngsters to solve, colorize and most of all: enjoy!
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