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20 Easy DIY Gutter Garden Ideas

Do you admire the Hanging gardens of Babylon which is one of the seven wonders of the ancient world? Maybe we cannot replicate the same put you still …

Landscaping

Don't Just Sit There

We all seek out meditation in order to relieve pain of one kind or another. If we weren’t at least vaguely dissatisfied, we wouldn’t try it.<p>Many of …

DIY Floors that Look Like a Million Bucks

Flooring is one of the things that has the biggest impact on the look of a room — but beautiful floors can also be really expensive. But the good …

How Wall Street Could Blow Up the Global Economy Again

Why hasn't America followed the lead of the British and Swiss?<p>In one of their angrier exchanges before Tuesday’s New York primary, Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton squabbled in Brooklyn over who would do a better job of containing the giant banks across the river, the ones that nearly destroyed …

Finance

101 Work From Home Jobs

Between technology, such as Skype, Slack, or Google Hangouts, the need to commute back and forth everyday is no longer necessary - which makes it easier to enjoy work-life balance and apply for jobs no matter where you reside.<p>Whether you're looking to join an established company, start your own …

How to Trade Penny Stocks - Penny Stock Trading 101

Ever wonder how to trade penny stocks ? Well it’s something I know well. What if I told you that, in front of you—on your computer screen—are all the …

The 7 Best Things to Eat and Drink After Your Workout

You can do better than a Snickers bar.<p>Hitting the gym is just half the battle. Can't seem to put on more muscle? Too exhausted to come back the next day? Chances are, the problem isn't your fitness routine—it's what's on your plate. Below, seven powerhouse foods to make your workout count.<p>Whey<p><b>In</b> …

I Meditated For 365 Days Straight. Here's What Happened

I started meditating on a whim. One of those #100daychallenges caught my eye, and since I had been a longtime sufferer of anxiety and overanalyzing …

Meditation

Have Great Tech Skills? 14 Business Ideas for Before You Quit Your Day Job | Inc.com

I'm a huge fan of entrepreneurs. I'm a huge fan of people who start their own businesses.<p>But I'm also a huge fan of dipping your toes in the water before diving completely in.<p>Here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and marketer who teaches people how to create meaningful, …

Employment

5 smart lessons to take from people who retired by 40

Most people believe that retiring by 40 is something achieved only by lottery winners, celebrities, trust-fund babies and tech tycoons.<p>Related: This Entrepreneur Built a $20 Million Empire That Redefines 'Retirement'<p>But there is a growing movement of young retirees who are smashing our conventional …

The Smartest Financial Decision I Ever Made

Warren Buffett once said that his financial success came as a result of his ability to "stand on the shoulders of giants," referring to his desire to learn from the decisions of others, good or bad.<p>Although our Foolish contributors might not be giants -- we don't hire by height -- their combined …

Retirement

Meet the United Church minister who came out as an atheist

Four years into her role as minister at West Hill United Church, Rev. Gretta Vosper had a crisis of conscience.<p>In her sermons each Sunday, Vosper …

How to invest your tax refund so it feels like splurging

It can be easy to fritter away a tax refund. But there are ways to invest wisely and still have a little fun with it.<p>The easiest money to fritter …

How 8 regular people earned $1 million

The World Wealth Report 2015 has determined that a "strong economic and equity market performance helped create nearly a million (920,000) new millionaires globally in 2014."<p>That trend is likely to continue in the foreseeable future, but do you, the average person reading this post, have a chance …

A 160-Year-Old Atlas Company Is Bringing New Tech to Old Cars

Rand McNally, the company best known for its printed atlases, has developed a portable tablet designed to give owners of older vehicles the same kind …

Emerging Technology

We talked to five experts about what it would take to actually institute Universal Basic Income

Universal Basic Income (UBI) proposals are gaining in popularity across the political spectrum. The measures would see governments hand a set monthly income to every single citizen within a country, either in addition to existing benefits or in place of them (depending on the details of the …

Economics

6 free online classes you should consider before going to business school

So you’ve been considering getting an MBA.<p>It seems like a foolproof plan, right? After all, the MBA is the degree that opens the doors to the world …

This Chef Lost 100 Pounds Eating Pizza Every Day

"When you eat a pizza, you don’t need anything else."<p>With first the taco cleanse and now the pizza diet, this is shaping up to be a surprising year in health trends.<p>Chef Pasquale Cozzolino appeared on Good Morning America on Wednesday to discuss how he lost 101 pounds since last summer while eating …

10 Car Repair Red Flags to Watch Out for in Older Vehicles

Getting 200,000 miles of use—or more—from a vehicle is an impressive feat, but it’s not impossible. Owners should be aware, though, that as a vehicle …

Opinion: World’s big thinkers weigh in on robots, Trump and the coming revolution

DAVOS (Project Syndicate) — At the train station in Davos, members of the global elite hustle in snow boots to their annual summit in the mountains. …

What Do Rich People Know That the Rest of Us Don't?

<i>Editors' pick: Originally published Jan. 21.</i><p>What exactly do rich people know that you don't about money? Plenty, but the difference might be less …

Here Are Ten Future Classics For Less Than $25,000

No matter what your pennystocking brother-in-law tells you, putting money in the stock market, for most people, is <i>boring</i>. That’s why I asked you …

J.K. Rowling Reveals What She Told Alan Rickman About Playing Snape

As Alan Rickman finished his work on <i>Harry Potter</i> movies, he revealed author J.K. Rowling once shared “one tiny, little, left of field piece of …

Don't Wait Anymore! 20 Websites To Help You Start Your Own Business

Here are the 20 essential websites that will help you start your own business and be successful now!