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  • Ask LH: How Can I Find A Good Wedding Photographer?

    Hey Lifehacker, We’re getting married soon, and are in the process of trying to find a photographer. Part of the problem is that we’re overseas at the moment, which means we’re restricted to communicating with photographers online. Are quote comparison sites like and worth the time? They sound convenient, but I don’t want…

  • Electricity Prices: Don’t Trust The Percentages

    If someone tells you that you can save 16 per cent off your electricity bill, you’d almost certainly be tempted. But don’t let laziness make you sign on the dotted line just because you hear that figure. It’s almost impossible to make blanket claims about power prices, and the only way to be sure is…