Month: August 2010

Savings.com: Solar Panels Cost Worth the Benefits?

<25NN4YXZ4JPG>How long will it take for solar panels to pay for themselves?

The question seems like an easy one to find the answer for, until you realize that you don’t know that much about solar energy. The question was posed to Rachel Connor, a Sustainable Building Instructor for Solar Energy International, who was more than happy to provide a brief education on energy conservation before answering:

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NFL on a Budget – Four Tips to Minimize Your Expenses

NFL in the U.S. is big business. The New England Patriots, the leagues second most profitable team, boasts the most expensive ticket in football — $118 on average for general seating — and according to Team Marketing Report, in 2008 it cost a family of four approximately $600 to attend a game at Gillette Stadium. With prices like this, many NFL fans find themselves unable to support their team by attending a game and enjoying the experience of live gridiron action. However, with early planning and savvy thinking, even someone on the smallest of budgets can enjoy at least one live NFL game per year.

1. See a preseason game. Many season ticket holders sell their preseason tickets for almost half of face value on discount ticket sites and Craigslist.

2. Ride with a

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Savings.com: Getting Up to Code with the Latest Programming Languages

June is “Rebuild Your Life” month, and for the many in the U.S. that have found themselves unemployed it seems as if 2010 has been “Rebuild Your Life” year. With a degree of uncertainty, many turn to freelancing their services, while others struggle to stretch unemployment wages. Some choose to go back to school and learn new job skills, while others awaken–humbled by the thought of younger generation job seekers being more educated and more qualified than they are–with no idea what step to take first.

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Budget Cooking 101: Blueberry Pineapple Cobbler

 

INGREDIENTS

  • 21 oz   Blueberry Pie Filling
  • 21 oz   Shredded Pineapple
  • 1 Box Yellow Cake Mix
  • 1 Stick of Butter

 

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