Bill Flagg

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In State of the Union Speech, a Focus on the Middle Class

Buying rental property: Sometimes getting rich means taking it slowly

<b>This article is by staff writer Holly Johnson.</b><p>I have two second cousins who serve in the military — both brave young men I am proud to call my …

Basics #2

Inside Flipboard / September 9, 2014<p>Think of Flipboard as your one-stop shop to keeping up with the news and your interests. Whether you enjoy …

Flipboard

Help Is Here!

The Flipboard community is growing, and we want to know: how has your experience been so far? Had any problems? You might not be alone!You can now …

Nas: My Life in 20 Songs

From before 'Illmatic' to 'Life Is Good,' the storied Queens rapper looks back on two decades of music<p>"It's like I gave myself a 40th birthday …

Rap & Hip-Hop

9 things rich people do and don't do every day

In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." "These habits are like snowflakes — they build up, and then you have an avalanche of …

Self-improvement

When to buy insurance

<i>This article on when to buy insurance is from former hedge fund manager turned author Lars Kroijer, an occasional contributor to Monevator. His most</i> …

How Smart a Home BUYER Are You?

The more you know about the home-buying process, the more money, time and hassle you'll save -- no matter what the current real estate market is …

Email overload? 19 tips for taking control of your inbox

How to take an email back, leave conversations and set up automatic responses<p>Email is both a miracle and a curse. At no other time in human history and we been able to exchange messages instantly globally; but at the same time, our ancestors didn't spend hours each day sifting through memos, …

61 Ways to Lose Weight

Small changes can lead to really great results<p>A few years ago, one of my friends at <i>Men's Health</i> stepped on the scale and was horrified by the result. He'd somehow managed to pack 20 pounds of flab onto his previously skinny frame. When he looked into the mirror, he saw a fat guy staring back. He …

Nutrition

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

Apple gearing up for July iWatch production, says report

Apple is preparing to start production on a much-anticipated smartwatch device next month, reports Reuters.<p>While Apple has never confirmed the existence of a branded smartwatch (unofficially called the iWatch), many speculate that the company has actually been hard at work on the wearable device …

Pat Riley to Heat stars: Stay 'if you've got the guts'

Pat Riley challenged, entertained, humored, philosophized, lectured, reminisced, cautioned, explained, scolded, proselytized and captivated.<p>And the Heat president delivered a strongly worded message for Heat superstar LeBron James in the wake of the team's NBA Finals loss to the San Antonio …

NBA

Donald Sterling threatened witnesses, Shelly Sterling claims in court

Clippers owner Donald Sterling threatened to "take out" a lawyer representing his wife and left voicemail messages excoriating two doctors who declared him mentally incapacitated, according to records filed Thursday in a Los Angeles court.<p>Attorneys for Shelly Sterling claimed the phone calls were …

A rising GOP star fights to survive in Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — It's not easy to get to the right of U.S. Rep. James Lankford, a staunch conservative from a state that prides itself on being "the reddest of the red." The Baptist minister and onetime leader of one of the nation's largest Christian youth camps came to Congress three years ago …

Rise and Shine! Get Your Daily Briefing

Gabriella Schwarz / June 2, 2014<p>We’ve seen from “Flipboard in the Wild” that Flipboard often goes hand-in-hand with something caffeinated and …

Associated Press News

The two personal finance books that changed my life

I really like “Rich Dad Poor Dad” (The Cashflow Quadrant) and “Your Money Or Your Life“. While Your Money Or Your Life made me reevaluate whether an …

Retirement

7 Features That Will Get Your Home Sold Faster

19 Ways Rich People Think Differently Than The Average Person

It's how they <i>think</i>.<p>Siebold spent nearly three decades interviewing millionaires around the world, and boiled his findings down in "How Rich People Think," a book he describes as "so brutally honest it will shock some and inspire others."<p>In it, he touches on everything from beliefs about the root of …

Self-improvement

Do you have what it takes to be rich? - CNNMoney

Is 8 hours of work a half-day for you?<p>Can you function on 4 hours of sleep?<p>Would you maintain your current lifestyle<br>if you had more money?<p>Does this phrase describe you?<br>“Anything is possible and there is nothing I can’t do”<p>You have a solid business plan. Would you borrow from your 401(k) to start a …

CNN

Advice for the Middle Class

Adapting is the name of the game in today's economy.<p>As a monthly magazine, our job is to go beyond the headlines and interpret what the news means …

9 Things You're Paying Too Much for Around the House (And How to Pay Less)

If you're looking to trim your monthly budget, a quick peek around the house might uncover several things that you're paying too much for. Some …

Frugal Living

Isla Vista shooting suspect feared police visit would foil attack

Santa Barbara County sheriff's officials said they had several interactions with the suspect in Friday's Isla Vista deadly rampage but that none of them prompted suspicion. Authorities allege the suspect killed six people Friday night near UC Santa Barbara.<p>Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown …

Crime

The best small camera you can buy is getting even better

Sony's RX100M3 may be the best point-and-shoot it's ever made<p>The world's best pocketable camera just got better. After delivering the goods with last year's RX100M2, Sony is back today to announce the RX100M3. And like its predecessor, the goal here is to refine and push forward a camera that's …

Cameras