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Buying Property in Portugal as a Non-Resident

From taxes to average prices and down payments., here’s what you need to know<p>By Ariel Ramchandani<p>Recently, the sun has been shining brightly on …

Real Estate

Top Earning Salespeople Use This 1 Easy Strategy to Outperform Everyone Else

Sales is one of the most common jobs in the US. But top salespeople know a secret--that can make them rich.<p>Let's start with the obvious: salespeople have a bad rap. That's because most people employed in sales are--wait for it--crappy salespeople. These are your typical pushy, slimy, or aggressive …

New Photos Offer a Rare Look Inside the Vanderbilt Family Apartment at The Breakers

On March 30th, Paul and Gladys Szápáry unceremoniously vacated their family’s third-floor apartment of the Breakers, the iconic Gilded Age mansion …

George Washington

The secret to… combining your finances as a couple

<b>Discuss your debts.</b> The average person in the UK is £8,000 in debt (excluding mortgage repayments), with 25 to 34-year-olds the most indebted. If you’re combining your finances, figure out whether you’re going to combine your debts too and repay them together – or keep them separate and pay them …

Personal Finance

What Critics Don't Understand About Gun Culture

I carry a weapon—and it’s tied me closer to my community.<p>My wife knew something was amiss when the car blocked our driveway. She was outside our house, playing with our kids on our trampoline, when a car drove slowly down our rural Tennessee street. As it reached our house, it pulled partially in …

Guns

10 Best Scotch Whiskies Under $100 (Updated for 2018) • Gear Patrol

Friday, May 18, 2018<p>Sea of Whisky<p>The Best Scotch Whiskies Under $100<p>February 16, 2018 | By J. Travis Smith | Photo by Eric Yang<p><i>This definitive guide</i> …

Cold shower benefits: Why icy water may be a good idea

A cold shower in the middle of winter sounds like a terrible idea, but a daily icy rinse may actually have some benefits.<p>Personal trainer Amanda …

A male backlash against #MeToo is brewing

Men are scared, and feminists are delighted. But the urge to call out and punish male sexual transgression is bound to clash with an inescapable …

14 Amazon Shopping Tricks Everyone Should Know

1. You Can Trade In Unwanted Items for Cash.<p>Amazon accepts a long list of electronics (tablets, phones, cameras, video games, and more), as well …

Yes, you can live below your means, without suffering

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>Spending less than you earn is one sure path to financial security. But that doesn’t have to …

16 Watch Brands Every Minimalist Needs to Know

>We’ll never deny the outfit-amplifying powers of a statement piece of jewelry. But perhaps big showstoppers are not realistic for every day—at least …

Minimalism

8 Proven Ways to Make Money in Real Estate

You don't need an enormous amount of capital to find and execute lucrative deals.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Real estate has produced more wealth than any other industry in the history of time. However, people still remain skeptical about entering into the fray. …

Mentally Strong Kids Have Parents Who Refuse to Do These 13 Things | Inc.com

Raising a mentally strong kid doesn't mean he won't cry when he's sad or that he won't fail sometimes. Mental strength doesn't make you immune to hardship and it's not about suppressing your emotions.<p>In fact, it's quite the opposite. Mental strength is what helps kids bounce back from setbacks and …

Parenting

5 things real homeowners wish they had known before becoming landlords

And lease violations, for example where tenants illegally sublet their space on Airbnb, add another potential headache.<p>Even diligent landlords may not come out ahead financially if maintenance, legal costs or vacancies outstrip what they can collect in rent.<p>"Rental real estate isn't nearly as …

Southern Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

We Southerners know our way around the kitchen.<p>There are some dishes that every Southerner should know how to make. From barbecue and biscuits to …

If You Have These Books, You Probably Don't Need a Financial Planner

<i>When it comes to your finances, do you take a head-on or head-in-the-sand approach? If you identify with the latter, the good news is you’re not</i> …

Personal Finance

Tips that pay off: How to grow rich in the future by setting yourself up now

Humans crave instant gratification. This craving is one reason we are attracted to short-term financial goals like getting rich fast — as opposed to …

For Grieving Parents, Trump Is ‘Speaking for the Dead’ on Immigration

The families could reel off all the times they had called the media and written to Washington, but after all that trying, they had never heard anyone who mattered say anything like it: Most Mexican immigrants, Donald J. Trump declared in his first campaign speech, were “rapists” who were “bringing …

Over Two Hundred Free Art Books Are Now Available to Download from the Guggenheim

Tomes of work by Picasso, Kandinsky, Lichtenstein, Flavin, Klimt, Rothko, and more are as good as yours.<p>A veritable art history degree's worth of books digitized by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum are now available for free.<p>There's Wassily Kandinsky's 1946 treatise, <i>On the Spiritual in Art</i>; books …

The Best Way to Invest $1,000

It's hard to make money in the market when you start out with little money, but there are ways to maximize your chance of success.<p>Let's address a …

Wine Press: 5 tips for hosting a great wine tasting party

Hosting a great wine tasting party doesn't have to be complicated. To be honest, all you really need is good wine, great friends and everything else …

How to Visit Bordeaux for Wine Tasting

<i>This Discover Wine series focuses on regions of the world that you can visit for wine tasting.</i><p>In this edition, we explore the famous wine regions of …

The 6 Habits of the World's Most Creative People

Looking for tricks to expand your creative productivity? Here are 6 strategies by history’s most creative minds.<p>I expend a huge amount of my time and …

How a Navy vet took his net worth from -$6,000 to $1.85 million while making under six figures

Aerospace engineer Michael T. Miller doesn't regret buying his "most recent toy," a 1995 Ferrari F355 Spider, though he does wish it didn't cost him …

Learn How to Start Trading With These Step-By-Step Instructions

How to Start Trading Stocks<p>Updated March 11, 2018<p>Whether you want to start trading stocks actively, or just want to invest for the long-term, there …

5 Daily Habits of the World's Most Successful Entrepreneurs

The main difference between the few who get ahead and the many treading water is how well they spend their time.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The entrepreneurial spirit lights a flame of hope in the hearts and minds of people near and far. For most, it's a symbolic …

The 24 Best World Series Photographs of All Time

Bianca Silva | Marie Tobias<p>The World Series is where routine plays turn into anxiety-inducing, legend-making, career-defining feats. It’s where …

By vowing to leave if Trump wins, Americans threaten democracy, too

<i>Jonathan Zimmerman teaches education and history at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of</i> Campus Politics: What Everyone Needs to Know.<p>At this week's presidential debate, as everyone on Earth now knows, Donald Trump refused to say whether he would accept the results of next month's …