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Because anything is possible

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The sky is not the limit If you put your mind to it
Once there, it’s just land beneath your feet.  Look yonder, there are galaxies beyond.
To be explored and conquered  Anything is possible
Reach above and touch the stars  Aim high and decide your own fate
Aspire, struggle and endeavour  Take your destiny in your own hands
Belief is all that’s wanted.  An attempt is all that’s required
Because anything is possible!

Basics of investments

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This post comes courtesy my husband who likes to read a lot about investments and financial planning. He says:
If you're satisfied with living on a paycheck that simply covers your present day expenses , then you need to change your financial attitude immediately.  This is one of the many ways to ensure that in your old-age, you will be living on hard times. 
Old-age benefits, pensions , etc. cannot support your current lifestyle in the future. Even if you are saving up cash now, keep in mind that inflation eats up the value of your money. A dollar tomorrow cannot buy the same things that a dollar today can, so simply saving cash will not do the trick.
Any excess money above and beyond the emergency fund should be invested so that the money goes to work for you and increases your wealth . When you invest, you spend money to acquire a thing of value, i.e an asset.
The different avenues of investing include: real-estate , shares/stocks, mutual funds, commodities, etc. Each investment can…

Website review: Daily Giveaway Alert!

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Image credit: Daily Giveaway Alert

We all love free stuff and it is always worthwhile to check websites such as Daily Giveaway Alert where we can get information about the latest samples and giveaways that are 100% free.
Daily Giveaway Alert is a relatively new website with a clean, uncluttered look and the offers are updated every 24 hours! Sign up to get an email alert every time their new list of freebies & giveaways goes live. 
The DGA Team promises to personally check every offer so if you want free samples, enter sweepstakes, play instant win games or just have some daily fun, signup for the alerts via email and never miss out on the fabulous offers.


A DGA app is also coming soon. 

Quizbook..Play free online Quiz games and Win Cash...

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Image credit: http://www.quiz-trivia.com/

To be very honest, I am truly addicted to this site.

On Quizbook, you can play free online quizzes, earn points and the points you earn can be redeemed for cash deposits to PayPal... Points are worth 1 cent per 10 point.

There are many categories like science, history, geography, movies etc. You have to answer multiple choice questions and each question has to be answered within 10 seconds. Keep playing and keep earning points.

The minimum payment amount is $10. I have not reached this amount as yet so I cannot really say whether the site really pays but it does look legitimate.

The fun part is you gain knowledge and have a lot of fun. If you want to join the site,please sign up using this code:


http://www.quiz-trivia.com/registration.aspx?ref=Dawnwriter
Thanks and see you on Quizbook.


DISCLAIMER:
I joined Quizbook just a few days ago and have earned 80 cents so far so I cannot really say if the site is legit or scam. I have not reached minimum amount …

A poem dedicated to children of war hit zones in this world

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Image credit: Pixabay.com
The orphan sits on the pavement  His heart full of fear and woe  His parents were killed in the bombardment,  The bombardment of the bloody war.
The orphan sits on the pavement,  A locket hangs round his neck.  On the back is an inscription__  ‘With Love from Mum and Dad’.
The orphan sits on the pavement,  A beautiful picture in his mind.  The picture of his parents,  A likeness no one can find.
As the blue dome darkens  The street lights come to life.  He has no friends to go to  He knows not even strangers in his life.
The orphan sits on the pavement.  Happiness unknown to his heart.  His parents were killed in the bombardment.  The bombardment of that bloody war.

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