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Today’s Home Spun Wisdom Archive


Are U.S. Drivers Beginning to Get Switched on to Electric Cars?

RISMEDIA, February 17, 2010—Over 10% of U.S. drivers surveyed said they would consider purchasing a plug-in hybrid or electric vehicle, according to a survey by Ernst & Young's Global Automotive Center. The report canvassed the views of 1,000 American licensed ...


Financial Compatibility a Must for Many of Today’s Couples

RISMEDIA, February 16, 2010—(MCT)-One possible reason he's just not that into you: Your weak credit score. One-third of people said they'd wait to marry someone until that person's credit score improved, according to a recent survey of 1,000 U.S. adults, ...


Adapting to New Culture Top Concern When Re-Entering Workforce

RISMEDIA, February 15, 2010—Starting a new job can feel a lot like the first day of school- you just want to fit in. In a recent survey by OfficeTeam, nearly one-third (32%) of workers interviewed said acclimating to a different ...


Around the Home – Energy Saving Tips

RISMEDIA, February 13, 2010—The Alliance to Save Energy offers the following no-cost/low-cost energy efficiency tips for homeowners across the country who are looking to reduce their home heating costs while maintaining comfort. ...


Getaways – Make the Most of Airport Delays

RISMEDIA, February 12, 2010—(MCT)—With minimal expense, terminal boredom can be converted into entertainment, relaxation and productivity. It's possible to stay wired, nourished and within a budget during flight delays or long layovers in airports. Make the most of delays with ...


Top 10 Most Romantic Homes

RISMEDIA, February 11, 2010—The love. The roses. The cards. The confectionery. Valentine's Day, a day for romance. And now, a day for homes. Whether it's a loving embrace on your private Dallas penthouse patio, a walk home over Boston's Longfellow ...


Americans’ Online Shopping Decisions Affected by Security Concerns

RISMEDIA, February 10, 2010—According to a new poll by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and Symantec, website security plays a major part in consumers' purchasing decisions. The poll, conducted by Zogby International, of more than 3,500 Americans ...


Electronics Top List of Most Recycled Material in 2009

RISMEDIA, February 9, 2010—Earth911.com, provider of one of the nation's leading Local Recycling and Disposal Directories, released the results of its 2009 Annual Recycling Report, with electronics such as computers, batteries and televisions leading the way. ...


5 New Ways to Get Fit

RISMEDIA, February 8, 2010—New Year’s resolutions aren’t just about doing something new in the New Year, they’re about giving you something to focus on for the entire year. Fitness resolutions are all about charting and monitoring your progress and ...


Around the Home – Recycle Your Way to Less Waste

RISMEDIA, February 6, 2010—(MCT)—The easiest way to do your part and help the environment is to simply recycle. It's also one of the most effective ways to conserve natural resources, create less pollution and reduce the amount of waste sent to ...


Getaways – 5 Strategies for Happier Family Trips

RISMEDIA, February 5, 2010—(MCT)—With spring break and summer vacation on the horizon, now is the time to start planning for quality time together as a family. Here are a few ideas to get you started. ...


Two-Thirds of Americans Feel Sending a Special Occasion Greeting Through Social Media Is Inappropriate

RISMEDIA, February 4, 2010—Photo cards and thank you cards retailer Cardstore.com announced the results of a survey showing that almost two-thirds of Americans (63%) consider sending a greeting through Facebook or Twitter instead of a traditional greeting card inappropriate and ...


Winter Vehicle Check-up Saves Money and Stress

RISMEDIA, February 3, 2010—With cold winter weather bearing down on much of the country, motorists can avoid breaking down and being stranded by investing a little time on preventive maintenance of their vehicle, according to the Car Care Council. Peace ...


6 Tax Tips for Real Estate Owners and Investors

RISMEDIA, February 2, 2010—As real estate owners and investors do business throughout 2010, they will more than likely face many complex tax issues that could strain their resources and drain profits. They should keep in mind these tax tips that ...


Seventy Percent of Americans Think It’s Harder to Get Rich Now Than It Used to be

RISMEDIA, February 1, 2010—A new study released by Bankrate, Inc. shows that the majority of Americans think wealth is beyond their reach and that it won't be easier to get rich any time soon. The poll, conducted by Princeton Survey ...


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