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College Admission FAQs - Why Do Colleges Charge For Applications?

There are many reasons why colleges charge application fees. Some of them are more obvious than others but it's important to realize that they aren't just charging the fee to make a profit or to exploit you. Colleges need to pay for the expense of choosing new students somehow, and an application fee is a simple way to defer some of the costs...
Jan 14, 2015 |

FAQs on Tractors for Sale

Here are some of the top frequently asked questions on tractors and their sale - both new and second-hand. Where can I find tractors for sale? There are specialist dealers who offer a wide range of this type of equipment including tractors.
Dec 24, 2014 |

Foot Doctor FAQs

Until they need to visit a doctor that specializes in feet and ankle problems, most patients don't know much about what a podiatrist or a foot doctor is, or what they do. These FAQs can help clear up some of the common questions many people have about foot doctors.
Dec 24, 2014 |

What Is 'Hot Standby'? Your FAQs Answered

How long could your business survive in the event of a problem which resulted in the loss of your entire IT system? How you answer that question might significantly influence the type of emergency IT standby arrangements you put in place. The standby solution that reduces your 'downtime' to perhaps almost zero is called 'hot standby'.
Dec 24, 2014 |

5 FAQs and Answers About Hospice Care

Saying goodbye to a loved one during their dying months can be one of the saddest and most stressful events in anyone's life. You are required to learn how to cope with your own feelings, while still caring and providing for the ailing friend or family member's physical, mental, social, and spiritual, needs. A hospice care team provides support...
Dec 24, 2014 |

Going Green Energy Conservation FAQs

Conserving energy will help the environment, and it'll also help your wallet. Gas and electricity prices are rising, and having a more energy-efficient home can help you reduce monthly costs significantly. Here are some of the most commonly asked questions regarding going green and energy conservation: Question: I want to go green, but I...
Dec 24, 2014 |

AIX FAQ

Contains Usenet group frequently asked questions by part, with links to detailed answers.
Mar 23, 2016 |

Reluctant champion: How Nadia Murad has become the international face of Yazidi suffering – and resilience

Weeks earlier, Nadia Murad had been ripped from her village by Islamic State (ISIS) fighters who murdered her family and took her captive. Along with other young Yazidi women, she was transported... Read More

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More