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Evernote Keyboard Shorcuts Cheat Sheet

March 30, 2015<br>This is a quick post to share with you this interesting resource we came across on Pinterest. This is basically an Evernote cheat sheet …

Table of Contents: THE YEAR’S BEST SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY NOVELLAS: 2015 edited by Paula Guran

Not Final Cover<p>Prime Books has posted the table of contents for The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Novellas: 2015 edited by Paula Guran.<p>Here’s …

Science Fiction

101 Free Kindle Books, 2 Boxed Set Deals, Good Mysteries & Thrillers, Good SciFi & Fantasy

<b>Top 300 Lists – Stop Missing the Best Books & Deals!</b>• NEW! Sub Genres – Choose Your Favorite Genre & Sub Genres!<br>• Entire Store – Top 300 Free Books, Top …

Books

The Clear Blue Seas of Luna by Gregory Benford (audio)

Our sixth podcast for March is “The Clear Blue Seas of Luna” written by Gregory Benford and read by Alasdair Stuart. First published in Asimov’s …

Creative Writing

Claim these money saving tax breaks while you can

Just because you're eligible for a great tax break doesn't mean it will be around next year. The 2014 tax season may be the last time you can take …

Retirement

How to Start Investing With Less Than $500

You don't need lots of money to begin building wealth.<p>There is a common belief that the best investment options require a lot of money to get …

Investing

The Black Book of Retirement Trading Secrets

Before you read this guide, you should know something important.<p>You should know I required a special contract – unlike most in the investment …

Investing

Creating an income plan from your savings

You've saved for years. Now that retirement is here (or near), how do you create an income plan from your savings? There are five steps.<p>We, as an industry, constantly talk about the need to save for retirement. Put money into your 401(k), contribute to your individual retirement accounts, and one …

Retirement

The Best Way To Invest For Retirement

Turn on CNBC for two minutes and it’s easy to believe you need to stop everything and invest in the hot stocks the “experts” are recommending and get out — NOW! — of the ones they’re bearish about.<p>Chris Minnucci, author of the ironically titled <i>The Death of Buy and Hold: How Not to Outlive Your</i> …

Investing

5 tips to help you file taxes by April 15

The April 15 tax deadline will be here faster than many of us can finish off that last box of Girl Scout cookies.<p>So we're going to tackle some questions that tax preparers say are top of mind this season.<p>Tax news and advice - USATODAY.com<p><b>No. 1: Why do I owe so much for taxes?</b><p>Erin Nielsen, an …

Retirement

Investing vs. Paying Off Debt: Millennial Edition

If you’re in your early 20s, and graduated college within the last few years, you’re probably filled with a lot of optimism about your future, …

Here’s How Much Money You’re Throwing Away Each Year

A funny thing happens to how you view money once it’s spent: cash loses its value when it’s no longer in your wallet or bank account.This means …

Personal Finance

20 Important Financial Rules for Your 20s

In my early 20s, I made a ton of financial mistakes. From maxing out credit cards, to delaying my savings, I got off to a rocky start. You don't have …

Personal Finance

Four Ways to De-Bug Your 401(k)

Think of your retirement program as if it were a piece of software.<p>If it doesn’t have the right set of instructions, it won’t do what it’s supposed to do. Then you need to “de-bug” it.<p>But getting the bugs out requires a hard look at how your employer is managing your 401(k)-type plan and getting …

Retirement

Five signs of financial stress you must not ignore

<i>Vidya Kumar</i><p>Are you always worried about money and are desperately waiting for the next pay check even though your monthly income is good enough? It …

These 7 apps can help you save money right away

But a number of apps are taking a swipe at making it a lot easier.<p>These smartphone apps will help you track your expenses and save lots of money.

11 Often Overlooked Tax Breaks That Can Save You Hundreds

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>Charitable donations, check. Student loan interest, check. Major medical expenses—you’ve got a receipt for every doctor’s visit.<p>With less than a month to go until Tax Day, you’re probably zeroing in on anything that could help lower your tax bill.<p>But …

Personal Finance

Beginner Guide to Investing

Perhaps you want to start investing your money but you’re just not quite sure where to start. It’s one thing to read about the stock market, but it’s …

Oh sh*t, I’m the 1 percent: Secrets of the super-wealthy

I grew up poor. My kids now live in Fairfield County. We all think we’re middle-class because we always feel behind<p>I came to writing about money by accident. After graduating from Trinity College, I went into a PhD program at the University of Chicago to study with the greatest Irish historian of …

5 money excuses that keep you poor

Some things financial are simply beyond your control. It’s also easy to come up with excuses for not saving money... or not investing, or not …

12 Months Of Money Motivation: A Guide To Keeping Your Finances On Track In 2015

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>Ah, New Year’s—that time when we reminisce about the days of auld lang syne and vow to do better over the next 365 days.<p>Money, too, is never far from our minds during this season of contemplation.<p>According to a recent Fidelity study, about a third of the …

Personal Finance

The Science Of Why You Should Spend Your Money On Experiences, Not Things

You don’t have infinite money. Spend it on stuff that research says makes you happy.<p>Most people are in the pursuit of happiness. There are economists who think happiness is the best indicator of the health of a society. We know that money can make you happier, though after your basic needs are met, …

Happiness

Key Question For Millennial Job-Switchers: What To Do With Your Old 401(k)?

If you are even a few years into your career and have taken any interest in saving for retirement you’ve surely heard this advice: stash at least enough in your 401(k) to snag your employer’s match. Good advice, and maybe you’ve taken it. But even if you haven’t paid any heed, you might have money …

Retirement