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Guide to Mortgage Products

There are many mortgages on the market. Finding the most suitable mortgage can be a little confusing. These are some of the main differences between the types of mortgages. Fixed vs Variable ..
(June 23, 2008)
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Organic Methods To Stop Slugs and Snails

Slugs and snails have a tremendous capacity to frustrate gardeners. Overnight they can destroy young seedlings and disfigure your favourite plants. There are numerous ways to stop slugs and snails. ..
(April 07, 2008)
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Choosing The Right Bike

If you would like to buy a bike there are many different choices depending on your intended use. The first thing to consider is how much you would like to spend. If it is your first bike there are ..
(December 30, 2007)
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Brief Biography of J.R.R Tolkien

J. R. R. Tolkien was born in 1892, Bloomfontein, South Africa. After 3 years in South Africa he returned to England with his Mother Mabel, unfortunately his father died 1 year later, leaving him with .
(January 14, 2007)
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J K Rowling Bio

J. K. Rowling was born in Chipping Sodbury, Gloucestershire 1965. She spent part of her childhood in Gloucestershire and then in South Wales. At school she did well in English, arts and poetry, but ..
(February 08, 2007)
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Significant Feats in the Life of Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson was is best known for being the primary author of the declaration of Independence. On his tombstone he wished this and 2 other things to be recorded. The other 2 were the statute for .
(February 11, 2007)
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Benefits of Becoming a Vegetarian

1. Health Benefits Numerous studies have shown that those who follow a vegetarian diet have a reduced risk of certain health problems. In particular a vegetarian diet has been shown to reduce the ..
(April 09, 2007)
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Meditation on Heart Chakra

There are many different approaches to meditation but the aim of each meditation is to enable the practitioner to develop a calm and quiet mind. One of the safest and most effective ways to meditate ..
(April 08, 2007)
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Secrets of Inner Peace

Inner peace is an elusive quality it is something we would all like to have more of in our lives. Inner peace can become a reality in our lives if we make a sincere effort to make this a priority. ..
(April 05, 2007)
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Economic Affects of Rising and Falling House Prices

Rising house prices increase consumer wealth and are likely to be associated with an increase in mortgage equity withdrawal. Mortgage equity withdrawal means people remortgage and take out a bigger ..
(April 04, 2007)
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The Spiritual Life

A spiritual life is our conscious aspiration to achieve a more fulfilling and illumining reality. A spiritual life strikes a balance between acceptance of the world and our inner spiritual ..
(April 03, 2007)
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Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn was born to an English father and Dutch mother in Belgium May 4th 1929. During her childhood she was brought up in England before moving to Holland at the age of 10. From 1940045 ..
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Is a Recession Likely for UK Economy?

With growth forecasts in the UK currently of 3% it seems highly speculative to start talking of a recession in the UK. However there are certain factors that cause an element of concern. Reasons for .
(April 02, 2007)
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Prospects for UK Buy to Let Sector

For the past 3 years some commentators have been predicting the imminent collapse of the Buy to let sector. House prices are rising faster than both average earnings and now rents. The economic ..
(March 25, 2007)
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Benefits of Patience

“He that can have Patience, can have what he will" - Benjamin Franklin They say Patience is a virtue seldom found in women never in men. This may or may not be true; but it fair to say that ..
(March 19, 2007)
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Help In Getting A Mortgage On A Small Income

1. Self Certificate. Getting a self certification mortgage is the most popular option for taking out a mortgage if you on a low income. However in the UK it is worth noting that increasingly mortgage .
(March 19, 2007)
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7 Reasons to Start Meditation

1. Happiness. Meditation can help us to cultivate a real abiding happiness. Meditation allows us to be in tune with our inner self. When we live in the heart we can experience a sense of oneness ..
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Bad Credit Remortgage Loans

If you have a poor credit history such as missed mortgage payments it will be more difficult to get a good remortgage quote. Often lending institutions see poor credit histories as riskier. Therefore .
(March 16, 2007)
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Short Essay on Comparative Advantage and Trade

The principle of free trade is based on the law of comparative advantage. The law of comparative advantage states that if countries specialise in producing what they have a relative advantage (lower ..
(March 15, 2007)
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Advice on Getting Best Mortgage Deal

1. Read all the small print. For example make sure you can leave the mortgage deal without incurring any excess penalties. 2. Choose the right mortgage for your circumstance. For example if you ..
(March 14, 2007)
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Poems and Poetry on Love

What is the nature of love? True Love is at once inexpressible and to speak of love is to lose its essence. Yet the great poets have sought tirelessly to give expression to the deepest yearning of ..
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How to Avoid Nervousness

Nervousness comes becomes because we are agitated and are fearful of some event or person. We are often nervous at critical junctures in our life. However being nervous will not help in any way; when .
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Improving Your Meditation

1. Read books by Spiritual Masters and great seekers. When we read about the highest experiences of others we get a lot of encouragement and inspiration to try and attain these profound experiences ..
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Different Types of Unemployment

1. Frictional Unemployment: This is unemployment caused by people moving in between jobs, e. g. graduates or people changing jobs. There will always be some frictional unemployment. Also high ..
(March 03, 2007)
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What Causes a Current Account deficit

A current account deficit on the Balance of Payments means that the value of imports for goods and services is greater than the value of exports. The US currently has a very large current account ..
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