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The Cost to Connect

July 13, 2014

While small businesses may not think about their Internet connection until the monthly bill arrives or it slows down their productivity (or worse, stops it altogether), they often depend on it. And with President Obama springing his National Broadband Plan into action, high-speed Internet will become even more pervasive throughout every pocket of the country. […]

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Free Shipping

June 18, 2014

One of the biggest challenges Internet retailers have faced since day one is resistance to shipping fees. To make shopping on the web more like shopping in person, some merchants began offering shipping with online orders. Does free shipping really motivate website visitors to buy more? Let’s find out. Source

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Should You Hire or Contract Your Marketing department

April 29, 2014

Determining the right marketing needs for your organization requires a balance of different considerations: size, cost, skills, and tacit industry knowledge. This is why it is often a difficult decision for marketing execs to find the precise solution for their department. To discover whether it’s better to hire a full-time, in-house marketing team or to […]

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Price of Rent Vs Home Prices

February 8, 2014

WHAT IS CURRENTLY THE BEST REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT: RENT VS. BUY Over the past 3 years, the real estate market has undergone a great deal of change. Home values nationwide have fallen as a result of the housing bubble, and widespread foreclosures have kept prices low and flooded the market with available properties. Source

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Why Fraud is costing businesses over £38 bn a year

January 23, 2014

Explained in this infographic, the what, where, how and why is fraud happening and some of the options available to safeguard busineses and their customers. Source

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Missed Deadlines

December 10, 2013

Missed deadlines cost money, even for small projects. But when the scale is big, the price tag for poor project management can be astronomical. Check out these catastrophic schedule misses and learn how they impacted the bottom line. Source

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Cairo – Istanbul

August 18, 2013

This visual presents a comparison of the cost of living between Cairo and Istanbul. Source

Internet Speeds and Costs Around the World

Internet Speeds and Costs Around the World

April 16, 2013

Have you ever been at a coffee shop or internet café and want to punch someone because your internet connection is so slow? It’s hard to even remember the time of dial-up connections now that we have everything at our fingertips through our phones and super speed connections. Waiting for even 30 seconds feels like […]

The Cost Of The Royal Wedding

The Cost Of The Royal Wedding

March 31, 2013

The whole world watched as Prince William and Kate Middleton walked down the aisle and said ‘I do’ on April 29, 2011. The lavish affair was truly fit for a prince and princess and the final price tag proved that this wedding wasn’t what any commoner could afford.

The Changing Cost of Christmas

The Changing Cost of Christmas

March 28, 2013

Here’s an infographic illustrating the changing cost of Christmas since 2001. Do we spend more on Christmas now than we did 10 years ago? Do we eat and drink more during the festive season? Take a look at the infographic and decide for yourself.

The Furry Side Of Finance

The Furry Side Of Finance

March 21, 2013

From man’s best friend to small fuzzy mammals, pets in the US live quite a luxurious life. Before you commit to pet ownership, know the costs for the animal you intend to adopt. Just have a look at how much Mint users around the country are spending on their four-legged, feathered and furry friends. Source

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Most Prized Wines

February 27, 2013

A look at the price relative bottles of Bordeaux fetch these days, and what else you might get for that money! A look at the price relative bottles of Bordeaux fetch these days, and what else you might get for that money! Source