Posts Written ByVince

I studied politics with my good friend Eric Wetlaufer during our days studying in Wesson, Mississippi and ever since we have always had great debates and frank discussions with each other, about the face of politics. Something which we were discussing last week via email was the rise of women in politics, a welcome change to the political landscape. This is a topic close to Eric’s heart as his mum tried to get into politics in the 60s, but was declined membership. Thankfully those days are gone, and here is why Eric thinks that the landscape has changed. Social Attitudes…

During college my friend Michelle L Marquez and I both studied law and whilst I went on to work in journalism, she ended up sticking with it and ended up working for a group which deals with the legalities of the stock market such as arbitration, fraud prevention and securities trading. I caught up with Michelle recently as I wanted to write a piece about the stock market, and the people who make their living within this world. Michelle absolutely adores the stock market and she was more than happy to open up about why she loved it and what…

As a Spurs fan living in the US it is quite hard to find those who don’t believe that I am a San Antonio supporter, rather than a Tottenham Hotspur fan. The reason for this is of course that US sports take precedent over everything else here, but there are a few of us Premier League fans around. My good friend Michael Volitich is an avid Spurs supporter like me and we were speaking recently about what realistically we can expect from our boys this season and here is where Michael believes we’ll end up, take a look and see…

The age-long debate as to when the festive period officially starts is still raging hence there is no one who can say with certainty when the festive period starts. However, from our own point of view, the festive period starts a week before the start of the month of December. The whole of the month of December will be festive (who really can argue with that). As such, in our list of sporting events to watch out for over the festive period, we cover sporting events from late November all the way up to New Year’s Day. Note that you…

Business infrastructure requires to be upgraded from time to time depending on whether or not it still provides maximum value and meets employee needs. Being up to date with the latest trends is crucial for a business to be able to keep up with the competition. When deciding to introduce new technology to your business, it is vital to keep some primary considerations at the back of your mind, some of which are as follows: Will it make your business more profitable? Before making any big decision, this is the first question every business owner must ask himself. When it…

A lot of people have been denied mortgages for a variety of reasons in the UK in the past six months. Not being on the voting list and not having good credit scores are some of the reasons. It’s a bit of stress getting your hopes up only to have it dashed for one reason or the other. Your best bet is to be prepared before applying for a mortgage to buy your home.  Here are some things you should do before applying to a mortgage lender: Choose The Right Property: A lot of mortgage lenders are reluctant about lending…

The prospect of starting your very own sports club and bringing the community together in the spirit of good sportsmanship can be a very attractive prospect. While it might take some doing to accomplish successfully, with enough effort and maybe a little elbow grease, your sports club can turn from a dream into reality relatively quickly. However, it’s one thing to start, and another thing entirely to properly manage. To succeed in both aspects, being prepared before actually making the effort to start your sports club is crucial. By following the guidelines provided, you’ll ensure that the process goes smoothly…

We only need to wind the clocks back a few decades to be thrown into the clichéd housewife era many have been trying desperately to shake.  In the 80’s, the employment rate for women was roughly 44%. This increased by 12% as of 2010. What does this mean? Well, it shows a trend that now men are not the only forces behind the workforce, and women are not the only forces behind the housework. With the advancements of technology, in a number of years, everything in our homes will be self-cleaning and self-maintaining. However, we are yet to reach that…

You want your wedding to be absolutely perfect and it can be. The key is to take care of the little things and to aim for special wedding invites like beach themed save the dates from Basic Invite. Here are a few of the special little things you can do to make your day perfect. Paying Attention to Little Details The best weddings do the little things and focus on the small details. Everything from the decoration themes that should be consistent at all of the wedding events, to the selection of a venue that sets the right tone for your events…

  If you search for mail order marijuana on the internet, you will be delivered a ton of results for ordering weed online. With both new and up-and-coming players, the weed business online is on the rise. So, what’s the deal with buying it over the internet? The reason why mail order marijuana has been able to operate for some time now, even before recent legalization, is because the product is delivered through Canada Post. Under the Canada Post Corporation Act, officials are unable to seize mail unless it is qualified as a national threat — which cannabis most certainly…