Art Institutes : legit photography school or total scam?

The Art Institutes is a well oiled, for profit network of schools around America. Are they worth the time and the money go attend? Is it true that it is a well run scam? Let’s get to the bottom of this, shall we? Read more

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WPMU Dev has some amazing plugins for using WordPress

I was looking at WPMU Dev and they had a special to try out their plugins for a month for free. I thought I would try it as they normally have some amazing offerings but at a price that I normally am not willing to throw down to get. Read more

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Why I left Media Temple or why Media Temple sucks! ;)

I was told to try Media Temple as they are really good to use. I tried them out for a month and I am actually sorry that I gave them the opportunity to prove to me that Host Gator is not the only hosting company going to crap in 2017.  Read more

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Western Union online is flawless?

Like Remitly, WorldRemit and Xoom, Western Union has come to the online money transfer business too. They have been in the business since it really started a century ago. That is one of the benefit of using Western Union online is their vast network of locations. Read more

How to ship cargo using Amtrak Express Shipping

I was living in Redding, California but I had somethings that I needed from home in Kansas City. How would I get it from home to me in California cheaply. After all, the word cheap and FedEx do not really belong in the same sentence. I ended up using Amtrak Express Shipping. Read more

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99 Designs is not what it seems

A lot of people, including Jared Polin, suggest using 99 Designs and it is like Freelancer.com in the regard that it favors the client and screws the designer. However, it is still very popular and it seems if you learn the system, you can make some decent money there. Read more

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Freelancer.com is pretty easy to use

If you are looking to make some money online, you will probably end up taking a look at Freelancer.com. It is a great platform based in Australia. I can say that I have personally used it and still do from time to time as a freelancer and also as someone hiring freelancers. Read more

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Remitly moves money fast to Philippines (and India)

Remitly is a new service that is being offered to transfer money from the United States to the Philippines. I have used it a few times to move money from clients to myself and it is cost effective and pretty much seamless once you get everything set up. Read more

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Media Temple and the restore policy

I was looking around the website at Media Temple and how they handle restore requests. It is not as clear as they make it sound when you sign up. It is not as easy as “hey, can you activate my backup that you have.” Read more