Sophia Porter

Three Ways To Make Your Donation Boxes More Effective

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Placing donation boxes at your retail store's cash registers can provide a convenient way to raise money for charity, but there a few things you'll want to do to help encourage more people to donate. Here are a few ideas you can use to help raise more money for worthy causes: Invest In A Game Donation Box There are many different types of donation boxes, from clear acrylic containers to intricate coin drop games.

15 August 2017

Curing Purse Addiction: How To Pick The Perfect One For You, Every Time

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If you have a closet full of purses you never use, you probably have an out-of-control compulsion to buy the prettiest, brightest, frilliest and fanciest purses and bags, rather than the ones that are most suitable to you, personally. Here's the stylish scoop on how to pick a perfect purse or bag and one that will never gather dust in your closet. The Hobo Purse You'd think something named after the manner in which a hobo carries their belongings (tied up in a blanket and secured to a stick) wouldn't be something you'd want to be seen with, but a hobo purse is something every bag lover should have in their accessory arsenal.

24 July 2017

Different Retro Style Mailboxes

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There are many different ways that a home can have a unique character. It all starts with a theme and a design. Individuals will go through a lot of planning to ensure that the home they buy or build is unique. There are a lot of different styles of homes, but one style that is becoming more popular is a mid century style home. These homes are inspired by the culture that was prevalent during one of the most interesting eras.

15 June 2017

Looking To Buy An Engagment Ring? Learn The Benefits Of Buying One From A Pawn Shop

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Buying an engagement ring is a big purchase. Rings can be pricey and you are looking to make a lifelong commitment to the person you want to spend forever with. However, if you are on a tight budget, you may be faced with the dilemma of buying a secondhand ring or getting a smaller ring. There are many benefits to buying an engagement ring from a pawn shop. Here are a few of those benefits.

22 May 2017

Are Silver Coins Really Going To Be Useful If Paper Money Devalues?

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Many reasons exist to buy junk silver, or those silver coins that were meant for circulation in a country's economic system, such as US dimes and quarters minted in 1964 or earlier. They're generally very affordable and still produce a decent return on investment, and they're easy to find -- and sell, if you need fast cash. However, there's another reason that people buy them, and that's as preparation for potential economic troubles, not just personal, but regional or national (or even global).

27 January 2017

How To Attract Purple Martins To Your Backyard

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Purple Martins are a particular type of swallow. The females have dark blue feathers on top, and lighter feathers on the belly area. Males are covered with dark blue feathers, and often have a forked tails. Purple Martins are especially appreciated by homeowners because they primarily eat winged insects like flies, gnats and sometimes mosquitoes. Here's how to lure these valued birds into your own backyard. Supply a Nesting Spot

10 February 2015

5 Tips For Throwing A Beautiful Wedding On A Budget

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Planning a wedding is fun and exciting, but it is easy to get sticker shock when you start getting price quotes for venues, caterers, bakers, and photographers. Luckily, you don't have to have a huge budget in order to have a gorgeous wedding ceremony and reception. Use the following tips to plan a beautiful, budget-friendly wedding that you will always remember: Seek Out Affordable Wedding Locations Having a wedding and a reception at a country club, hotel, or event venue can be quite expensive.

21 January 2015