Eóin MacManus: I have a tendency to compare online and then shop locally as much as I can.

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Siobhán Parkinson, publisher, Little Island Books

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Prince performing in LA in March 2005. Photograph:   Kevin Winter/Getty Images

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Gordon D’Arcy: I got caught with a bad investment during the recession. Thankfully, I had taken good advice prior to all my undertakings, and so the loss was small enough.

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