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Laundry drying in winter with fan
October 2019

Laundry drying in winter with fan

In winter we have the problem that our laundry in the basement will not dry fast enough, because the next laundry mountains are already queuing up. There is a window, but both basement and outside...

Use timers & socket strips with switch
October 2019

Use timers & socket strips with switch

Have a good and with little effort associated tip to save money on electricity costs. Use timers! The watches are available for a few euros to buy and they can save a lot of money. By now, even the...

Save energy by using the kettle
October 2019

Save energy by using the kettle

With the kettle you can absolutely lower his electricity bill! Use it daily for many things in the household. For example, boil water for potatoes etc, but also for the cleaning water or for daily...

Save on bulky waste
October 2019

Save on bulky waste

Unfortunately, in most municipalities the free disposal of bulky waste belongs to the paradisiacal times of the past. Well, some contemporaries exaggerate their personal thriftiness, make it easy...

Avoid or reduce standby losses - save energy
October 2019

Avoid or reduce standby losses - save energy

What does stand-by operation cost so much a year? In short: One year has 365 x 24 = 8,760 hours. One kilowatt hour? kWh, the electrical energy unit that we have to pay? costs about 0.24 euros. So if...

Listen to the radio over the telephone (normal landline numbers)
October 2019

Listen to the radio over the telephone (normal landline numbers)

I found an interesting and practical thing in my opinion: there is the possibility to listen to many radio stations with every telephone (even dial), even with a flat rate into the German landline...

SMS TAN procedure against Smart TAN Optic replaced
October 2019

SMS TAN procedure against Smart TAN Optic replaced

Actually, I had always set up at my bank so that when I want to create an online transfer, I get the TAN sent to my mobile number. Until sometime my cell phone was stolen and somebody had fun with it...

Bring insurance and electricity up to date
October 2019

Bring insurance and electricity up to date

I've found that actually, by comparing and reviewing existing insurance, unused accounts or credit cards, electricity rates or car insurance policies, you can save a lot when you update everything. ...

Social benefits and legal expenses insurance
October 2019

Social benefits and legal expenses insurance

Someone who receives social benefits usually does not need to have his own legal protection insurance, as he can get a so-called state aid certificate with his permit at the local district court on...

Check telephone, mobile phone and Internet contracts for topicality
October 2019

Check telephone, mobile phone and Internet contracts for topicality

I've had a contract with a local telephone company so far. When I changed my contract the other day and requested a fast line, a lot of me on a "speed test" that you can do for free on the...