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3 No-Brainer 8%+ Dividends Perfect For Retirement

First-level investors are at it again, crowing that now is a great time to give the vaunted Dividend Aristocrats another look.<p>(You’ve probably heard of these darlings of the income world: they’re the 53 stocks that have hiked their dividends for 25 straight years or more.)<p><b>Desperate for a Deal</b><p>So why …

Investing

WebAssembly: How and why

Why the web so attractive<p>The beauty of the web is that it’s like ✨magic ✨— it works anywhere. There is <b>no download, no installation, and no security</b> …

JavaScript

I make $200,000 a year in passive income after retiring at 34, and it works only because I followed 5 steps

Ever since landing my first job post-college in 1999, I've been determined to build enough passive income in order to not have a job. A future that included getting into work by 5:30 a.m. and leaving after 7:30 p.m. each day for decades seemed too brutal to endure.<p>In 2009, I decided that if I could …

Real Estate

Instant Pot BBQ Ribs

<i>These Instant Pot BBQ Ribs are the perfect recipe to make to break in your Instant Pot! They are so easy to make and taste like they’ve been</i> …

Jerk Chicken

Jerk chicken, a cooking method native to Jamaica, gets its warm spice and kick from a marinade that traditionally consists of allspice and Scotch …

This Technology Is About to Change the World--But No One Is Talking About It

5G will drive artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, and change the world forever.<p>You've heard it all before. Augmented reality, virtual reality, AI, robots, blah, blah, blah.<p>5G is the ugly duckling of technology, yet it is the one that will radically change the world. According to the <i>MIT</i> …

Internet of Things

How I landed offers from Microsoft, Amazon, and Twitter without an Ivy League degree

This is for those of you out there who are about to start your job search and who may be worried that you can’t land a top-tier tech job without a …

Employment

A beginner’s guide to modifying yoga poses

When you first step into a yoga studio, it can feel equal parts enlightening and intimidating. You’ll likely be unfamiliar with all of the lingo and …

Yoga

My wife and I retired in our 30s and now travel full-time in an Airstream trailer — here's what we spend in a week

There once was a guy from the Southeast who thought life could be broken down into a few simple constructs: get a job, buy stuff, retire, and die.<p>Yep, that guy was me.<p>Early retirement? Not in the cards. 401(k) retirement plan? Sure, but only the minimum. Retirement was the furthest thing from my …

RVs

8 things you’re better off buying used

You’ve probably heard buying secondhand is a good way to save more money. And that’s true—if you know how to do it right. That’s because it’s not …

Personal Finance

Improving Performance at The Atlantic – Building The Atlantic

Lazy Loading<p>As with the CityLab redesign, we switched over to using a JavaScript dependency manager. While Webpack is the most popular, we decided to use JSPM and SystemJS. This allows us to write modern JavaScript, transpile it with Babel and use SystemJS client-side to load our modules on-demand. …

Web Development

4 Ways Your Head Trash Is Stopping You From Making More Money

Are you your own worst enemy?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I had just finished speaking at an industry conference for 500 entrepreneurs in Los Angeles. As I was leaving the stage, a man from the audience rushed up and said that he wanted to hire me as his executive …

Self-improvement

How do I get rid of nagging neck and shoulder pain?

Do you suffer from pain in your upper trapezius muscles, the ones that run across the tops of your shoulders to the sides of your neck? You’re not alone.<p>These are the muscles that everybody loves having rubbed, says Lorrie Maffey, a clinical musculoskeletal specialist based in Calgary with the …

Pain

Top 6 Artery Cleansing Superfoods

Your arteries are one of the main parts of your body. They are like the pipes that carry the important vitamins and minerals and oxygenated blood to …

Superfoods

Buying your first rental property? Here’s how to make money as a landlord.

By Justin Pierce<p>Thinking about buying your first rental property?<p>The mistake most wannabe landlords make is paying market price for any old home on the market. Any house at any price won’t necessarily make for a good rental. Step one to making money is to buy the house at the right price based on …

Real Estate

Glassdoor's 10 Highest Paying Tech Jobs Of 2018

• Software Engineering Manager is the highest paying position with an average salary of $163,500 with 31,621 open positions on Glassdoor today.<br>• Over 368,000 open positions are available across the 10 highest paying jobs on Glassdoor today.<br>• $147,000 is the average salary of the top 10 tech jobs on …

Employment

One SIMPLE Way To Be A BETTER Programmer

<b>Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.</b><p>The “<b>one simple way</b>” is nothing but “<b>overcoming</b>” the “<b>delusion of creating future-ready</b> …

This 10% Dividend Buy Is On Sale

One of the most reliable income-producing sectors has been hit hard over the past year, handing you a terrific shot at outsized dividend yields running all the way up to 10%.<p>In a moment, I’ll show you two funds that let you grab these huge income streams at a big discount—and one that <i>looks</i> like a …

Investing

Shandra Eliminated 1 Food to Jump-Start Her 92-Pound Weight Loss — It Wasn't Carbs

Shandra Redwine was cleaning out her closet last month when she found her old size-22 wedding dress. She used this time to reflect on her weight-loss efforts and celebrate how far she has come. "What a crazy journey!" she wrote in an Instagram post.<p>POPSUGAR caught up with Shandra, who gave us some …

Weight Loss

6 Things That Will Help You Grow Wealth (That Most People Won't Do)

“How can I grow wealth?”<p>As a financial planner, I hear this question (or some variation of it) almost every day. And while I’m happy to provide answers and advice, there’s something I’ve noticed about most people who ask this question.<p>They don’t take action on the answers. They don’t follow the …

Personal Finance

How Kylie Jenner Became The Youngest Self-Made (Almost) Billionaire (And How You Can Copy Her)

Kylie Jenner is better at business than you are. Keep reading to find out how you can steal her secrets and start building your own empire- no matter how old you are!<p>Kylie Jenner is clearly at the top of her game right now. She is set to be the youngest self-made billionaire <i>ever</i>, and her fans have …

Kylie Jenner

Could Yoga Be the Ultimate Cure-All?

Those downward dogs and sun salutations could be keeping you even healthier than you thought.<p>Of course, the consensus on yoga is that it’s good for …

Why Is My Stomach Getting Bigger?

You don't want to look down and see your stomach getting bigger, but sometimes, it happens. As life gets hectic, a healthy diet and lifestyle start …

The Sooner You Get Your First AI Job, the Better for Your Career

Artificial intelligence is in its infancy. Businesses are eager to hire people who can help them adapt and then move ahead.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Artificial intelligence is already reshaping society as we know it in both business and consumer realms. Early use …

Artificial Intelligence

5 Morning Yoga Moves That Will Wake You Up More Than a Cup of Coffee

Stop hitting the snooze button. Do these powerhouse poses instead.<p>Some people hesitate to do yoga because they don’t think they’ll break a sweat. But anyone who’s ever gone to a power Vinyasa or Bikram class or finally mastered the Crow pose knows that the right kind of yoga can make you sweat …

One couple’s journey from debt to $1.5 million in savings

When Al and Lesia Riddick got married 16 years ago, they had about $150,000 in debt, including a student loan, a car loan and a mortgage.<p>Now they’re debt free and have about $1.5 million in savings, despite the fact that their income was essentially cut in half for a while, after Al lost his job in …

Personal Finance

How to invest your nest egg? Here’s advice from two rich guys.

Scott Puritz has been around money for most of his 62 years, so he knows something about the subject. He comes from a family of entrepreneurs. He attended Harvard Business School. He loves researching, discussing and creating able enterprises.<p>The enterprises he’s built include a profitable …

How To Compound Inherited Wealth And Sleep Soundly

First, a brief history of financial markets:<p>Stocks do better than bonds over a 25 to 50-year time span.<br>• Volatility of fixed income investments easily can match equities in both directions.<br>• The market (S&P 500 Index) can sell at book value, sometimes 2 times book. Yields can range from 1% to 15% when …

Investing

7 Yoga Poses That Wake You Up When All You Want To Do Is Hit Snooze

Some people are naturally cheery and energetic AF first thing in the morning, and those people are why I have trust issues. Personally, I snooze my …

Yoga

Celonis scores $50M Series B on $1B valuation

In the age of digital transformation, it’s important to understand your business processes and find improvements quickly, but it’s not always easy to do without bringing in expensive consultants to help. Celonis, a New York City enterprise startup, created a sophisticated software solution to help …

Venture Capital