British Gas becomes fourth big six supplier to hike bills after Ofgem price cap rise

British Gas is the latest big six supplier to hike prices for customers on a standard variable tariff (SVT), joining E.on, EDF and Npower. The energy giant will hit customers with an average 10.5% rise from Monday 1 April, in response to regulator Ofgem increasing the level of its price cap on standard and default energy tariffs. More than…

Knife angel coming to Coventry

Published Thursday, 14 February 2019 A sculpture created from confiscated knives used to commit crimes is to go on display outside Coventry Cathedral. The Knife Angel is a national monument against violence and aggression and aims to show the impact knife crime has on people’s lives. With concerns around crimes in towns and cities well…

3 Reasons Why Subliminal Messages Don’t Work

You have probably heard a lot of hype about subliminal messages – about how transformational they can be and how they can change your life overnight. While this isn’t untrue, it is probably a best case scenario, and everyone experiences different results. Subliminal messages simply work in different ways for different people, and a mild,…

16 Most Inspiring Famous Failures

To succeed in business or life, I came to realize that we must continually take remedial actions. Putting myself on the line day after day can be extremely draining, especially when things do not work out as I desired. Hence, each time I face a disappointing event or undesirable outcome, I NEVER FORGET these famous…

Tax Resolution Specialist

Selecting the right Tax Resolution Specialist to address your tax problems is vitally important. It can actually make you or break you. If you make the right choice, your IRS problems will be resolved, make the wrong choice and you're done for! Your choice can be CPA (Certified Public Account), CTRS (Certified Tax Resolution Specialist)…

The Real Cost of Fast Fashion

Fast fashion is a term that is regularly used and connected with the negative environmental and ethical aspects of the fashion industry. Recently, there has been an increased interest on the environmental impacts of our consumer behavior. What is fast fashion and what are its environmental impacts? Fast Fashion is term used to describe the…

Save Taxes When Selling a Dental Practice With a Section 1031 Exchange

A dental practice is sold for a variety of reasons: retirement, moving to another city, or even because of health issues. Regardless of the reason, it is critical to consider the tax ramifications of the sale. Depending on the type of assets sold, the seller can pay federal and state taxes of up to 40%…

Sample Cover Letter For High School Students

Many teenagers who pass high school look for part time or full time jobs for earning pocket money. A job can be an experience building stepping stone if you already know what type of career you would like to make in future. Nowadays there is huge number of jobs available for high school student. You…

Five Common English Mistakes Made by Japanese Speakers

I spent many years working as an English teacher in Japan, and during that time I taught many hundreds of students. After a while, I began to notice that different students would often make the same types of mistakes, and I would hear the same error repeated in different classes. Therefore, I thought it might…

It’s #EasyToAsk about food allergens this Valentine’s Day

Published Thursday, 14 February 2019 The Food Standards Agency (FSA) have launched a campaign for Valentine’s Day, following the #easytoASK campaign which took place last summer. The campaign is aimed at young people living with food allergies and food intolerances, encouraging them to speak out with confidence when making reservations to eat out. Leading charities…

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