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Name: Daniel Collins
About the Author: Daniel Collins writes on a number of topics on behalf of a digital marketing agency and a variety of clients. As such, this article is to be considered a professional piece with business interests in mind.

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How to economise on fuel

If you drive on a regular basis then you will probably have noticed that it is costing you more to fill up on each occasion that you run low on petrol or diesel; and with the effects of the credit crunch in recent times, this is something you don’t want to be doing too frequently. But, while you need to use the car for some reason or another – whether it is for work or perhaps to do the shopping – there are always ways you can reduce the number of times you need to fill up.

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Men’s Hair Styles through the Ages

Women tend to think that men have it so easy when it comes to choosing a hairstyle. Should it be a low-number clipper cut, or maybe a short-back and sides? However, it would probably come as a big surprise to learn just how complex men’s hairstyles have become over the past few decades.

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Vienna: A Step Back In Time

Whether it is a family holiday or just a passing visit on your travels, Austria is full of unique areas to visit. The popular capital city of Vienna in particular offers plenty of history, culture, and culinary delights that would be sure to provide a little bit of something for everyone.

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Is Yellow The New Green?

With the amount of retail packaging waste exceeding the 10million tonne mark each year, landfill sites are now overflowing as a result of unnecessary excess and non-biodegradable packaging.

The most infamous culprit of late is the excessive packaging used in the distribution and display of Easter eggs. These poorly-designed packaging drives over 100million tonnes of packaging into the UK waste stream of which only 30% is taken to be recycled.

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Mine’s Harry, what’s yours called?

If you’ve named your car George or Mildred, you’re not the only one. A recent website survey revealed that over 4.5 million Britons, equating to one out of five UK car owners, have given their car a pet name and think of their ‘little baby’ motor as engendered, rather than an ‘it’.

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What Is Life Insurance?

An early form of life insurance can be traced back to Roman times when, because of the high costs of funerals, clubs were formed, known as ‘burial clubs’. The guarantee of such an organisation for its members was that for a regular contribution they knew that upon death, their burial club would provide the necessary finance to cover the costs of their funeral and in some cases provide small lump sums for their dependants.

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Implementing Successful Enterprise Resource Planning Systems

When it first became economic to use computers for business, companies began searching for appropriate applications. While repetitive calculations, like the ones used for payroll, were no problem to the computer, when attempting to calculate the amount of materials a company would have to buy, problems arose.

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Retro is Back… Again!

Everybody loves reminiscing about childhood loves – whether it’s favourite cartoons, music groups or books. The feel-good sensation brought on by nostalgia is beaten by no other – which is why so many nostalgia-based, retro products are available today, from printed clothes to tin lunchboxes, comics and films.

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How to decide on the right mortgage for you

Buying a house is probably the biggest investment you are ever likely to make, it is a huge moment in your life and you are unlikely to invest quite as much thought and effort into something again.

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Jewellery: Not Just A Girl’s Best Friend

It has always been deemed as a fashion-conscious world for females, but the same is also increasingly becoming the case for men. There is now a genuine interest from a male perspective in fashion, and equally there is no shame in admitting this, particularly as men also have an interest in looking their best. The world of men’s fashion is changing, and is now adding more diversity to men’s appearance through the use of jewellery.

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