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How to Make Money in Real Estate Passively

Ever wonder how to make money in real estate passively? Passive income, as many imagine, through real estate is when you make income without any …

Building A Monthly High Dividend Stock Portfolio Calendar - Part 1

Have you noticed how lumpy your monthly dividend income is lately? Many of the high dividend stocks which we've covered and invested in tend to pay …

Investing

This Michigan startup is building functional furniture for tiny spaces

Movable walls? They can do that<p>Western Michigan is (pardon the pun) a hotbed for furniture making, with Herman Miller, Haworth, Steelcase, and many more located in Grand Rapids and further into west Michigan. A new company, Urbaneer, is continuing that tradition, but for a new, modern client. …

Real estate ETF draws hot interest in sector’s S&P 500 debut

The official launch of the S&P 500 real-estate sector—the first S&P 500 sector to be added since 1999—has driven a hefty amount of attention to the …

The Caribbean Island Europeans Don't Want You To Know About

Embark on a two-hour drive heading northeast from Dominican Republic's blustering historical capital, past roadside villages and farmlands, and you'll find yourself in a place completely different from the one you just came from.<p>Another beach on Cayo Levantado (Photo: Michelle Rae Uy)<p>Embark on a …

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Architect + Entrepreneur (Volume 2): How to Stabilize Your Revenue Streams With "Passive Income"

<i>In “Architect + Entrepreneur Volume Two”, we follow along as architect Eric Reinholdt scales his business, continuing the narrative begun in volume 1</i> …

50 Most Beautiful Cities in the World

We seek beauty in many forms: through art and architecture; from water views and mountain highs; in its people and its history. This list circles the globe, finding the most beautiful cities in the world from Italy to Iran. This gallery was originally published in 2016. It has been updated with new …

18 Beach Houses That Will Make You Fall In Love With Coastal Decor

The smart money is getting out of real estate

He sold his real estate firm, Equity Office, to Blackstone Group for $39 billion near the peak of the market. This was back in February 2007—only months before real estate credit markets started to spiral out of control.<p>He's doing it again.<p>At the end of October, his real estate fund, Equity …

Best Airlines to Fly International Premium Economy

<i>Many travelers aspire to the champagne wishes and caviar dreams of a first class international flight. While premium economy doesn’t have the same</i> …

Family holidays: 10 places you wouldn't think to take your family

<b>1. Madagascar</b><p>Madagascar truly is the land of the bizarre. This extraordinary island, marooned during the break-up of the Gondwana supercontinent some 165 million years ago, carries a cargo of fauna and flora found nowhere else on earth. There are the famous lemurs, of course – at least 100 species …

Photographer Chris Burkard's Favorite Places to Photograph

TravelPhoto Gallery<p>Chris Burkard has traveled the world, shooting in some of the planet's most beautiful locations. In his own words, Burkard tells us about his favorite places to visit—and photograph.

Why Billionaire Trader Stan Druckenmiller Believes In Amazon And Not IBM

Trading legend Stanley Druckenmiller is more inclined to believe the U.S. is poised to enter a bear market than continue on an almost uninterrupted bull run since the financial crisis. To make money off those views Druckenmiller says he’s buying high growth stocks that are investing in their …

The Best 6 Camping Places In The US That You Shouldn't Miss

In our fast-paced society today, we seem to be in a constant struggle to keep up. While the advancement of technology has its benefits, we are now …