Are Contractors Crooks

To bring this into the light of scrutiny without over-dramatizing it, we need to first understand the general business model. We sell an item or a service and anything above our expenses is called “profit”. The profit or loss margin on a tangible item is much easier to calculate than on a service performed. We…

Why a G-10 Handle For Your Knife?

Knife handles have many qualities that are important to how they function under the conditions in which they are used. Every variety of handle material has its high points and disadvantages. It is imperative for safety and ease of use that the handle of a knife is easy to grip without it slipping, and strong…

How to Take Care of Your Car Headlights

It is a common occurrence on the road – gleaming cars with sleek bodies, washed and polished to a fault, sporting yellowed, cloudy headlights! You see dirty, unkempt, cloudy, scratched headlights on old cars and you see them on swanky new cars. It is surprising that people would go through the trouble of vacuuming their…

Pros and Cons of Futures Trading

Futures trading is amongst today’s most highly leveraged, potentially profitable financial pursuits. It allows traders to build up their trading accounts fast with only a small amount of capital at their disposal. However, if you take futures trading lightly, you could also wipe out your trading account in a matter of days. Therefore, it’s crucial…

Black Truffle Cleaning and Recipes

Cleaning The Black Truffle When you have fresh black winter truffles, do not clean them until your are ready to eat them. Other wise they will spoil quicker. Remove any soil from the black truffles just before using them in any recipe. They must be washed with water and a nail brush under running water.…