How to Lower Debt Payments

If you are having trouble keeping up with your debt payments, there are steps you can take. By finding ways to lower your interest rate, consolidating your debts, and reducing your balance overall you can lower the amount you pay each month. You might also opt to work with a credit counselor. Ultimately, the best way to lower your payments is to slowly-but-surely get out of debt. Hopefully, by obtaining lower monthly payments, this can happen more easily. Steps Lowering Your Interest Rates Call your credit card companies and ask…

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How to Paint Rocks with Acrylic Paint (with Pictures)

Painting rocks with acrylic paint is a fun, inexpensive craft you can do with anyone. Make sure you have the right supplies — smooth rocks, brightly color acrylic paints, and a variety of brushes. Your rocks should be nice and clean before you start, so your paint adheres easily to the surface. You can practice your design before you start working on your rock. Make sure you use 1 brush per paint color and let the paint completely dry before you spray your rock with sealant. Part1 Choosing and Cleaning…

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How to Get Kool Aid out of Hair

Kool-Aid can be a safe, cheap option for experimenting with hair color, creating bright highlights, or dip-dyeing your tips. It can also be a pain to fade or rinse out of your hair. Depending on how often you wash your hair, the color should fade on its own within 2-3 weeks, but if you want to remove it before then, there are 2 techniques that can speed up the process. Baking soda is the main ingredient that will help strip the color more quickly, whether dissolved into hot water for…

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How to Enable Twitter Alerts

Twitter alerts are tweets that contain public safety warnings and evacuation instructions from selected public agencies and emergency organizations during a crisis or emergency situation. When you enable this feature, alerts will appear on your Twitter home timeline and mobile notification section. If you have the official Twitter app on your phone, you will receive alerts as push notifications. Steps Login to Twitter. Go to twitter.com in your web browser and sign in with your account. Navigate to an organization’s profile. Open an emergency organization’s Twitter profile from which you wish to receive…

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How to Stay Awake During School

If you’ve ever pulled an all nighter or had a bad night of sleep, you know it’s difficult to stay awake in class when you’re tired. Classrooms can be boring, dark, and your teacher’s voice might begin to sound like a lullaby. To keep yourself awake, you can participate in class, come prepared with snacks, and get creative with your strategies. Steps Participating in Class Sit in the front of the room. You’ll be more motivated to stay awake if you know that the teacher can see you. Plus, it’ll…

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How to Be Proactive

Being proactive means thinking and acting ahead of anticipated events. Not only is it a great method for avoiding more work down the road, it can also be extremely important for averting problems. To be proactive, start taking action, embracing your responsibility, and controlling your responses. By doing things such as anticipating your future and focusing on solutions instead of problems, you’ll maintain a happier and more proactive outlook. Steps Anticipating and Taking Action Think about what is likely to happen in your future. By thinking about potential issues that…

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