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Tips for Buying a Used Phone

admin June 19, 2018 No Comments

Tips for Buying a Used Phone

For those of us who are bargain shopping for our next smartphone, some of the usual routes include buying a mid-range device that still offers a fair punch, keeping an eye out for sales, and finding a deal on a manufacturer-refurbished handset. But another great way to score a good deal is by buying a used phone. Used. It’s a word that’s weighed down by negative connotations — “we’ve used it up, it’s no longer good”. That’s probably why so many retailers that sell used products tend to go with “pre-owned” to soften the blow. Scary word aside, buying a used phone doesn’t have to be a bad experience. I’ve bought a number of used smartphones online over the years, and the experience has been positive almost every time. Wait… Almost every time? Yes, that’s right. I have run into problems in a few cases, but I learned from them. Even if you give […]

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A to Z Real Estate Terms And Their Meaning

admin June 1, 2018 No Comments

A to Z Real Estate Terms And Their Meaning

by: christal homes. Don’t know your RIGHT from your LEFT in real estates? Can’t really remember what caveat emptor means but you’re sure to have heard or read about it a countless number? No worries: help is at hand. Without further ado, here is an A to Z of some of the most baffling real estate terminologies. Amortization period The number of years it will take to fully pay off a house/land loan. Appreciation An increase in the value of a property Bank valuation This is a bank’s estimate of a property value. This is often more conservative than the actual market value. Bridging finance A short-term loan used to allow a buyer to purchase a new property if the proceeds of a property he or she recently sold have not yet cleared. Capital gains The profit on the sale of a capital asset such as a land or house. […]

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How to Check out a Used Car Before Buying It

admin May 29, 2018 No Comments

How to Check out a Used Car Before Buying It

Source: wikihow.com. If you are thinking about purchasing a used car, you know how confusing it can be. There are so many things to consider that it can be a daunting experience. This is even more true if you are considering buying a car for the first time. There are many things to look for when purchasing a used car but one important factor is to give the car a physical check before making your final decision. Part 1: Checking the car’s form Make sure that the car is on level ground before checking it out. This is to ensure that you will be able to clearly check the tires and to see if there is anything sagging on the car. Carefully check the paint job of the car, taking note of any rust spots, dents or scratches. The car should be clean so the paint condition is visible. Look […]

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