Marrying A Feminist: How To Make An Engagement Ring More Egalitarian

15 July 2015
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Modern America is a place where marriage and relationships are undergoing constant scrutiny and change. If you are dating a feminist, or you are a feminist yourself, you may be confused about how to navigate rituals and relationships that are steeped in a tradition of inequality. For example, the traditional engagement ring, worn by the woman but paid for and selected by a man, may not appropriately symbolize your idea of an equal partnership. Read More 

5 Alternative Materials For Fun, Trendy Fashion Jewelry

7 July 2015
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Are you the type of person who likes your accessories a bit off the beaten path? If so, you probably avoid wearing cookie-cutter style fashion jewelry in favor of unique pieces that are produced individually by talented artisans, and chances are good that you go for edgier materials than classic stones in gold or silver settings. Fortunately, jewelry artists all from all over the country are working with a variety of materials to create artistically crafted pieces for people just like you. Read More 

Don’t Qualify For Any Loans? 3 Tips For Obtaining Loans With Even The Worst Credit History

30 June 2015
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If you need a loan and have bad credit, then you may think your odds of obtaining the loan you desperately need are low to non-existent. Before you throw in the towel and decide that your only option is to save up the cash you need for that vehicle you desperately need or to begin that small business you have been dreaming of starting, follow these tips for getting the cash you need. Read More 

Selling Your Jewelry Or Electronics: Tips For Getting Top Dollar For Hot Ticket Items

3 June 2015
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From those massive HDTVs many regret purchasing to diamond rings and tennis bracelets that don't work with any of your clothing, according toEve Tahmincioglu, a contributor to NBC News, there are many hot ticket items being sold to pawn shops across America. If you're strapped for cash and are considering parting with any of these highly sought after items, don't start packing them in your car just yet. Here are a few tips to help you get the most money several hot items at the pawn shop: Read More 

5 Ways To Spot Fake Silver Coins

15 May 2015
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Cultivating an old coin collection is a fun, rewarding hobby that can provide you with a connection to history as well as satisfy a desire to collect something of value. However, fake silver coins designed to fool inexperienced collectors exist in significant numbers in the coin collection circuit. Fortunately, there are several low-tech ways to spot fake silver coins. Following are five of them. Trial By Ice This is the simplest method available for determining whether a silver coin is authentic or fake. Read More