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Compulsory and Voluntary Excess In Motor Insurance

Insurance companies allow customers to share a portion of the risk associated with the policy. Known as the “deductible” or “excess”, this is a pre-determined amount of the claim that would be borne by the insured. 679 more words

Insurance

Redistributing leftover food to feed the hungry

“Feel what it’s like to truly starve, and I guarantee that you’ll forever think twice before wasting food.”

― Criss Jami, Killosophy

Do you know what kills millions of people in the world every year? 865 more words

Good Samaritans

Minimalism and the Sermon on the Mount

“You can never get enough of what you don’t really want.”

That was the line that zinged me from the documentary entitled Minimalism (available on Netflix). 738 more words

Culture

Shoes

How many shoes do we really need?

No, really how many do we need? Casual for regular use, athletic if you’re an exerciser, dressy for the odd wedding, work shoes depending on what you do, sandals, flip-flops, hikers if you’re into that, and perhaps slippers. 63 more words

The gulf between rich and poor is vast and growing. Where will it end? | Trevor Nunn | Opinion | The Guardian

From the very beginning, our species behaved hierarchically, just like chimpanzees, with whom we share a common ancestor. We have always colluded in the principle that some people are much more important than the rest, that some deserve the jewels, the gold, the wealth; and in a pyramid formation, society should be upheld by the have-not masses… 49 more words

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