There’s an old joke about two things you can count on, death and taxes. As an employee, many of us are PAYE tax payers, which is pay-as-you-earn. Our employer takes out the taxes we owe HMRC and our taxes are paid. If you are self-employed you have to file taxes on your own, or… Read more »

If you understand the economics of “supply and demand”, then you know if demand is high for a product or service, the price for that product or service can and usually will go up. If demand is low, then prices can drop and be lower as well. Another part of that “chain” can also be… Read more »

We live in an age where our computers, and mobile phones, are our lives. And this is especially true for companies and businesses. Everything is automated and computerised, so something that disrupts our computers, disrupts the company, and its business. We hear so much today about ransomware, computer systems being hacked into, cyber attacks on… Read more »

If you don’t know by now, data, in particular your data, is valuable. Valuable to a lot of people. Your details and information about you is valuable to those who may wish to sell you things, like products and services. It also is valuable to those who may wish to use your details and data… Read more »

Vinyl records are making a comeback; many wonder if they ever really went away. Back in the 80’s when CD’s/compact discs came out, everyone heralded it as the new age of music. These small plastic discs could hold more music, and in some instances, have better sound in a smaller format, that the old records… Read more »

There are many jobs out there in the world today, some jobs are popular and everyone wants them, and some jobs are not so popular. There are jobs that pay great salaries, but for a variety of reasons, no one wants them. They may be dangerous jobs, or dirty jobs, or doing something just plain… Read more »