Keyword Research Tool: Component of Squirrly SEO WordPress Plugin: Review


Part I: Keyword Research Tool

As I move along the continuum of the Life of a Blogger, I am frequently reminded of the importance of having access to a user friendly keyword research method.

In the beginning….

When I was starting out, the powers that be who were teaching me, encouraged me to write about what I had an interest in.

Seemed reasonable. Doable.

Write as if you were speaking to someone you know. 

I can do that.

Oh, and one other thing, you have to find keywords to use in each post. 

O.K., I have  3 Education degrees, I have an advanced vocabulary, should be a piece of cake, I can come up with keywords. Continue reading “Keyword Research Tool: Component of Squirrly SEO WordPress Plugin: Review”


How to Build a Website with WordPress: Relief for Newbies!


How to Build a Website with WordPress

You have a brilliant idea you know the world is yearning toIdea discover! You are about to join the billion other people who are on the internet. You are going to build a website.



You can do it!


Are you kidding?

Let me rephrase that: Who are you trying to kid, you don’t know anything about websites, or how to start one, or what to do next……

The reason this is familiar, is because these are the stages I went through when I first decided to start my blog.

I started with an idea.  I was not far into the implementation of the idea before I started to think that was the easy part.

I did not know where to begin.  Now what? Continue reading “How to Build a Website with WordPress: Relief for Newbies!”


Phone Scams On The Rise: What to Avoid


Almost everybody has a mobile phone these day.  Of course, the scammers see this as prime real estate for executing their dastardly deeds. It is no wonder the incidence of phone scams are on the increase.

According to Money Tips: “2015, approximately 27 million Americans (11% of the adult population) were victimized by phone fraud, compared to only 7% in a similar 2014 survey. Total 2015 losses to phone scams was $7.4 billion, or an average loss of nearly $274 per victim. Scams are trending in three alliterative aspects: mobile devices, men, and millennials”.

Telephone scams are the hottest thing the fraudsters and manipulators are taking advantage of.   By now, everyone has heard of the Nigerian Prince scam that circulates the internet via email.  At least I hope everyone knows about this…. Continue reading “Phone Scams On The Rise: What to Avoid”


Direct Lender Payday Loans: Review


Part I

Payday loans were created for people who need money quickly.  Typically, their reasoning tells them, they are unable to wait for their next pay cheque.  A payday loan type of company allows this person to get fast, easy money, to cover off these situations, that they have identified as an emergency.


Some other names the payday loans can be called are payday advance, salary loan, payroll loan, salary loan, payroll loan, small dollar loan, short term and cash advance loan.

The definition of a payday advance is “a small short term unsecured loan, regardless of whether repayment of loans is linked to a borrower’s payday.  The loans are also sometimes referred to as cash advances, though that term can also refer to cash provided against a prearranged line of credit such as a credit card.  Payday advance loans rely on the consumer having a previous payroll and employment records.  Legislation regarding payroll loans varies widely between different countries, and in federal systems, between different provinces and states. [definition courtesy of Wikipedia]


This industry started in the mid 1990’s and has become one of the primary sources of lent money in Canada.  More and more Canadians are using payday lenders. Continue reading “Direct Lender Payday Loans: Review”


Stop Losing Money: Forex Trading Review


Product Name:                  Forex Trading/ Currency Trading
Price:                                 Investment Required: $0 – Unknown

Assessment:                       High Risk

Website:                             Various/ Oanda:

Training and Support:       Available through most Trading Platforms,

Online Courses, Self Taught, Books, Banks

What is the Forex Exchange?

Forex, also known as foreign exchange, FX or currency trading, is a decentralized global market where all the world currencies trade.

“The Foreign Exchange Market is the place where currencies are traded. Currencies are important to most people around the world, whether they realize it or not, because currencies need to be exchanged in order to conduct foreign trade and business”, according to Investopedia. Continue reading “Stop Losing Money: Forex Trading Review”