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ByEnrique Gaines

4 Important Tips for Online Shopping

There has been a massive increase in sales for online shopping globally. More and more people by the min opt for online shopping instead of visiting a shopping mall or stores. The reason behind this is people nowadays have a lot to do and little time to finish their daily targets. Henceforth, the easy way to get work done is buying, paying and booking things virtually. However, if you are yet new to shopping for your daily requirements online, you will need to keep a few things mind for safe and secure shopping experience.

Shop only through trusted sites – this is important, since there are many websites that offer great deals, at times it becomes difficult to identify which site is authentic and which is fake. So make sure you check with friends and family before you use a new site or research about that particular site through internet before you make a purchase.

Check for secured web transaction – do not make a purchase from a website that does not have (secure socket layer) SSL encryption installed. An easy way to find out if a website is installed with SSL is to check if the link you use has HTTPS or just HTTP, if it says HTTPS it is the right and secured site and if it just says HTTP then it is advised not to use that site.

Do not share personal details – when you make a purchase make sure that you do not share much of your personal details. Especially, sharing your credit or debit card details could lead to your account being hacked.

Check your bank statements – you must ensure you check your bank statements every now and then and check it thoroughly, so that you do not miss any transactions that you have not made and has been added to your bill.

ByEnrique Gaines

How to Improve your Bond With your Children

With the access use of internet and mobile phones it has become very difficult for parents and kids to bond with each other. In a recent survey it was quite visible that many parents and children share a stressful bond with each other and some don’t even share that. This issue that we are facing today is not something that can be neglected at all. As a matter of fact, parents must put in extra effort to remove whatever differences that they may be having immediately and this should be done in the right manner. Below are a few suggestions that you must want to consider to improve the long lost bond in between your children.

  • Talk to them often – this is one of the main reasons why there are differences in between you and your child/children. We hardly talk to them! So make sure you listen to that they have to say to you, no matter how busy you are.
  • Give them time – it is difficult to manage both family and work at the same time. However, you need to ensure you remove some family time where you put off your phones and sit together and share your worries, trouble, and happiness together.
  • Plan family activities – play some kind of games or do some kind of activities once in a while, it helps not only to increase family bond it helps you and your kids to unwind at the same time.
  • Plan outings and picnics – on weekends when you have the free time make plans with your kids to go out for a picnic or shopping or for a night out. It can be anything you all enjoy, but make sure that you sit and plan this together and not alone, this way the kids will feel they are involved in the planning of this outing and henceforth will enjoy the participation.
ByEnrique Gaines

6 Great Business Ideas you Must Know About

Today’s generation is not that interested in working the typical job hours. Everyone nowadays wants to do things that bring them mental satisfaction along with financial security. Self running business is a boon for those individuals that want to be independent and have freedom and flexibility in their work hours.

Some business ideas for starting up are:

  • Blogging – content writing for your own self or for some one else’s website is a very good business idea for people who are interested in writing content. Blogging can generate good money in the field of advertising and marketing.
  • Photography – having the skill of taking good photographs can open a huge market in the photography industry. Knowledge of photography, editing skills, software of filters can help any individual start a career in photography without a lot of investment.
  • Repairing of gadgets – repairing software and hardware in mobile phones and computers can be easily done by individuals who acquire even a basic degree or diploma in the repair of gadgets. Due to increase in technology there is a large need for such technically skilled people.
  • Selling and buying products on online sites – there is a big market for used and second hand goods in today’s society. People are looking for buyers and sellers of certain products and at time services also.
  • Online gaming – online games are a huge market. Gamers from all over the world play games online. These games have certain guidelines that need to be followed according the protocols of the country of origin. Also there are certain rules and regulations that the game designer has to keep in mind while creating the game.
  • Selling content – photos, books, reviews of places, restaurants can all be sold online.

The internet is a boon for acquiring knowledge and information. We can use the information available on the net and use it to the best of our advantage.