Monthly Archives: June 2010

Selling your car

Most people will at some point in their lives be in the situation of selling a car. Before you sell it there are a number of things you can do to make sure you get as good a price as possible for your old motor. It is relatively easy these days to find a website or even mobile phone text messaging service to find out the approximate value of the vehicle. This is worth doing if you are selling privately, negotiating with a used car [...]

What Car, What Noise?

The EU has been great in many ways for member countries. A common currency and free movement across borders have been a boon for trade. On the downside, though, are the many stupid regulations that hinder trade. At one stage 26 types of fruit and vegetables, including artichokes, asparagus, Brussels sprouts, cucumbers, onions, peas, carrots, plums, and ribbed celery were under shape restrictions, and they also told us that bananas must not bend abnormally. Thankfully they have since relaxed this bizarre ruling but don’t think [...]