need a printing specialist

Pretty printing is great – but is it functional?

There is a sea of printed material out there today for consumers to peruse. So how do you get YOUR document noticed?

Before you go hiring someone to print anything for you, the first step you want to take is to make sure you understand what you want the document to accomplish. Do you want someone to buy your product? Pay a bill that is owed? Do you want the reader to choose an option that is beneficial to them while making you the most money possible?

A document that doesn’t cause the recipient to do what you want them to do is just wasted money and materials.

The difference between lovely – and profitable.

Needless to say, you shouldn’t go it alone. You need a printing specialist that can understand your needs, and be able to translate those needs into a document that works for you. Let’s say you want someone to pay a bill on time. Your invoice is probably like so many others out there; a logo (likely in colour) at the top, details in the middle, and a remittance request at the bottom.

Everything on the page is in black and white, except for your logo, which is the furthest thing away from the desired behaviour; that being trying to get your bill paid by a certain date. The human eye notices and tracks towards differences – in this case, that beautiful, colourful logo at the top of the page.

thing on the page in colourLogos are pretty, but getting paid on time is profitable. A printing expert can redesign your invoice with a simple change, making your logo black and white (few people care about a logo when a bill arrives), and moving the one item of colour on the page to the due date. Your customer is quickly and efficiently reminded when to pay their bill because their eye tracks towards the colourful difference.

Efficient use of colour is also important when giving people choices. In the insurance business, clients are usually given a choice of three payment options; a single payment where you get your money quickly, and usually two other options where payments are made on time. Having a client pay with the longest time frame delays you getting paid, even if you earn some interest on the payment plan to offset the delay. The second option gets you your money faster, and also gets you a bit of attention as well. That’s the option you want your client to choose. Simply highlighting the payment option you want in colour, as long as it’s the only thing on the page in colour, entices the customer to choose the better option for you more often.

So save pretty for those flashy, full-colour flyers. Use a design specialist to help make you are crucial documents more productive and profitable.

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carpet maintenance

Tips to keep your carpet clean

It’s a better idea to attend someone else’s house party than to throw your one. If you are still planning to make this mistake, prepare; put your expensive decor vase away, do not use the dinner set inherited from your grandma, hide everything fragile. However, there are certain things you cannot prepare for, and surely your carpet will suffer the consequences. But this should not stop you from anything because there are a bunch of crafty solutions for carpet cleaning aside from calling perth carpet cleaners.
cleaning the appartmentDid someone spill red wine on your favourite carpet? Putting hot milk immediately on the blob will help. It’s unlikely, though that a handy bowl of hot milk will be available at a party. But don’t bother, white wine works as well. Soak the material into some white wine and then wash it. If you don’t want to waste alcohol, rubbing salt or baking powder in the textile will do the magic for you as well.
If you find a chewing gum deeply stuck in the fabric of the fitted carpet, do not fear! Freeze it. Get some ice from the fridge and keep it on the gum until it gets solid. Then, it’s easier to pick it up. If the strands are entirely stuck in the gum, lift it up and cut the strands very close to the gum. No one will notice.
If a drop of candle wax fell on the floor, there’s an easy way to remove it from the material. Wax melts on a relatively low temperature, so all you need is some paper towel and an iron. Put the rug between 2 pieces of paper, and iron it. The paper will absorb the melted wax.
When nothing seems to help, there’s a well-known method in Hungary: use ‘vinegar dipped scissors’. This is a joke, meaning that the only way to clean the carpet is to cut the stain out. Again, don’t worry, the above mention tips are proved to work. It is extremely important that you learn cleaning carpets the right way.

Greece Crisis

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has been making difficult political and financial decisions to adhere to the policies that were created by the European Central Bank and the International Monetary Fund in order to receive the 86 Billion Euros (240 Billion Euros in total) that are needed to balance the national debt and reopen the banks.


Their financial crisis began in 2009 and has worsened ever since international investors have pulled their funding through the selling of the Greek bonds. This has weakened their economic stability substantially and even with some private investments, Greece continues to deepen in their financial woes. Greece has had to make deep budget cuts, increase taxes and streamline government processes through the releasing of many positions.


The European countries who use the Euro are somewhat responsible for one another as they are tied together through this currency. It has changed the face of Europe in several important ways uniting the countries and offering assistance to those countries in financial distress. There are safety measures as well to assure the autonomy of each nation, but it has proven that Greece, at the doors of bankruptcy, must receive assistance from its neighbors.


Greece’s economy has not improved much since the overhaul and bailouts, and the overall economy has shrunk and their unemployment rate has increased. The money that would have been used to assist in the quality of the economy is being used to payoff the loans that were given to Greece to get them out of debt. These debts are a heavy burden to the Greek people.


The European countries continue to feel frustrated with Greece’s inability to make the required plans that were to be implemented for the loans that have already been given. The Greek government is a slow moving machine in many ways and this is causing many negative feelings towards Greece. Hopefully Prime Minister Tsipras will be able to lead his country into a new and financially stable time.


How To Invest In The Stock Market

Even though the stock market is a complex chain that gives and takes from people, you can be on the best end if you take time to understand the numbers. If you want to be the best, you will need to take your time to practice and expect medium and long-term results.

The most important thing is to understand about the USA trading is knowing the various organizations. The largest stocks exchange in USA is the NASDAQ and another popular exchange is the New York Stock Exchange. Most of the general trading of stocks and bonds information is readily available on the official website of the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

Honestly, the trading world is full of terms that have particular meaning when it comes to the stocks exchange. This is the most important thing before you approach the markets in USA. Once you are familiar with these terms you need to understand that there is direct and indirect investing in the stock market. The next step would be identifying what you would like to trade since the market has more than one option. Great examples are the typical stocks, exchange traded funds, bonds and American depository rights. In this case the exchange traded funds means stock derivatives that are mutual funds but traded like stocks and American depository rights are the marketable securities for companies that are foreign and not listed in the USA stock exchange markets.

Normally, beginners can trade in the pan-American stock exchange either directly or indirectly. However, either of the methods needs a stock broker. The process is as simple as placing an order for particular shares and the broker executes the order on the floor. If nobody else is selling that particular share then broker sells the shares from their accounts. Specialists are hired to make sure that the prices of the shares are stable. Alternatively, you could let other people do the trading and you only take the financial gains at a cost.

Currently, trading in the USA is easier since almost every step of the process is automated. Buying and selling of the stocks is compared electronically, which results to speedy and very efficient processes. Again, trading online means even a broker does not have to be on the floor to execute a trader’s request. A brokerage firm is given a portfolio in an exchange market, which acts as an account that is used to trade electronically.


President Barack Obama pauses as he speaks to reporters about the fiscal cliff in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, Friday, Dec. 21, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Introduction To Obama Care

Obama Care is a nickname for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) a health reform law signed in 2010 by President Barrack Obama. This law aimed at providing health care to more Americans at affordable health insurance, improving the quality of health care and health insurance, regulate health insurance industry and to curb the increasing health care cost. This is a new way to protect, and guard the rights and benefits of people who previously had their coverage denied because of pre-existing conditions; being charged more because of being a woman, or cancellation because of making application mistake. This health care law came as a lasting solution to these issues.

It should be noted that all of the health insurance policies available through the health insurance exchanges comply with the rules of Obama Care. All the private health insurance policies comply with the Obama care policy and provide more than 10 benefits as part of the covered benefits

Because of the failing system in the health care that saw majority of Americans knocked and locked out the law was efficient at a time when unemployment rate was high and the poverty gap widened steadily. The law has different provision that address different aspects of the health care act

Starting the year 2014 most non-exempt Americans have to maintain minimum essential coverage throughout each year get an exemption or pay as per month fee on their year- end federal income taxes for each month they go without coverage. As from the year 2014 you need to keep your current plan or obtain health insurance (minimum essential coverage) and maintain it throughout the year. Failure to which you will require an exemption fee on your year-end Federal taxes for each moth you go without coverage.

Individual mandate is contained in the law act in which is a requirement to have insurance. Young people can stay under their parent insurance policy up to 26 and those who can’t stay have a marketplace plan of $100 or less after subsidies. As per 2015/2016 employers with more than 25 full-time employees will have to offer coverage to most full timers. And if the employer offers such coverage then employees can’t get cost assistance but can use the marketplace to buy other private insurance instead. Shopping around the marketplace allows you to cost assistance. This helps you to avoid under buying health insurance or over buying. The marketplace health plans have metal plans ‘Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum’ the higher the metal the better cost sharing plan and the wider the network will be.low metal plan is subjected to subsidy.