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New home flipping platform sells to the first bidder, not the highest

Bungalo is the latest startup hoping to upend the real estate transaction<p>Amherst Residential, the founder of the single-family rental company Main Street Renewal, is getting into the home flipping business this week with the launch of a new company called Bungalo.<p>Using much of the same technology …

Real Estate

Converse’s Red-Hot Collaboration Streak Continues

The brand links up with Carhartt WIP and Undercover.<p>It’s been a pretty good year to be a fan of classic Converse sneakers—and red-hot streetwear and fashion. Since January, the longtime sneaker makers have teamed up with some of the buzziest names in the game: Off-White’s Virgil Abloh, Midnight …

Friday Is Going to Be a Huge Day for Stock Traders

Buckle up, traders. Two major market events that have the potential to send U.S. equity volumes sky-high will collide Friday.<p>The first is the …

S&P 500

The 10 Most Common Things People Do Before Sex, According To A New Survey

For a couple who just got married, the wedding night is historically famous for one thing — it's the special time when couples are supposed to have …

Social Media

Can You Get an Income Tax Break if You Own Multiple Homes in the U.S.?

<i>Every week, Mansion Global poses a tax question to real estate tax attorneys. Here is this week’s question.</i><p><b>Q. Are there any income tax benefits to</b> …

Real Estate

Women Approve of These 5 Best-Selling Men’s Colognes

It’s no secret: guys wear cologne to be more attractive. But what we sometimes forget is that the right cologne <i>really works</i>. Below are some …

Cologne

15 Steps to Take in Your 20s to Become Rich in Your 30s

Once you give up on getting rich quick you have a real shot at getting rich eventually.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’re never too young to set a course for wealth and success. Whether you’re just launching into your career or working toward your next big break, …

Success

Artificial Intelligence + Blockchain = Passive Income (Forever?)

The benefits of artificial intelligence are no longer limited to high-profile corporations, movie supervillains, and programmers performing fruitless …

Artificial Intelligence

The VICE Guide to San Francisco

America's most beautiful city is in the middle of a wild transition.<p>San Francisco is America's most beautiful city. At least that's what people say all the time, and it maybe still is, on the outside. Where else in the country can you find a bazillion adorable homes that look like they were …

San Francisco

Monogamy May Be Even More Difficult For Women Than it Is For Men

Experts are challenging long-held ideas about gender and fidelity.<p>It’s a widely held belief that monogamy comes more naturally to women than it does to men. A lot of people subscribe to a narrative that says the sexes are just “wired” differently, with women having evolved to be monogamous and men …

Feminism

So THAT'S The Difference Between Alzheimer's And Dementia

Breaking down what you need to know about the brain conditions.<p>Seeing someone you love like a parent or grandparent experience memory loss can be crushing. However, just because someone starts having slip-ups doesn’t automatically mean they’re showing signs of Alzheimer’s disease.<p>It could, of …

Alzheimer's Disease

5 do-it-all exercise moves that work your entire body at once

Going to workout can be an overwhelming (albeit endorphin-boosting!) experience. When I walk into a gym, for instance, I’m greeted by the vast …

Workouts

I've been traveling the world for 6 months, and these are the apps I can't live without

As Business Insider's international correspondent, I've spent the past six months traveling through Hong Kong, China, Singapore, Greece, Israel, and Russia, among other places.<p>Traveling for a living is a fun, exhilarating, and, quite frankly, exhausting experience. But the best way to make it more …

Google Maps

10 Gadgets to Take Your Home to the Next Level

Be smart and get a smart home.<p>Having a smart home isn’t all getting the news from your washer-dryer or yelling at your fridge to make a dentist …

Smart Homes

Here's Your Complete Fall Footwear Checklist

There’s more to fall than football and prestige movies and pretending to like pumpkin—it’s also the single best time of year for donning dope footwear. The stank-inducing humidity of summer has passed, but the sole-and-soul-destroying salt and slush of winter have not yet reared their ugly heads. …

L.L.Bean

Tip: The 4 Things That Trigger Muscle Growth

Sadly, many lifters only know about a couple of these. Here's a quick hypertrophy refresher course.<p>1 – Muscle Fiber Fatigue<p>To quote Professor …

Muscle

How to Prep a Week of Easy Low-Carb Meals in About 2 Hours — Power Hour Meal Prep

One of my top priorities right now is eating healthful, tasty food that makes me feel good and gives me energy. It's as simple as that. What that …

Low-carb Diet

Scientists identify four personality types

Personality tests are hugely popular, though if you ask working psychologists, they’ll tell you the results are little better than astrological signs. But a new study, based on huge sets of personality data representing 1.5 million people, has persuaded one of the staunchest critics of personality …

Northwestern University

5 Countries Where You Can Retire By the Beach for Less Than $1,500 a Month

Whether you’re five months or 15 years away from handing in that final two weeks notice, you’ve probably dreamt of the beachside digs where you’ll …

Costa Rica

The Best, Cleanest Whey Protein Powder You Can Buy

You’ve just finished an insane workout and you’ve got a serious pump going. If you’re like most guys, you’re gonna reach for a protein shake. Truth …

Protein

What It Means if You Hate Having Your Picture Taken

For those of us who prefer not to be the focus of attention, it used to be so much easier to hide.<p><i>Send a note to tonic@vice.com describing what makes you anxious and we'll see if we can't get you some sound advice.</i><p><b>Some people are naturals in front of the camera—I’m not one of them. Whether it’s my</b> …

Self-Criticism

The One Piece of Jewelry Every Man Should Own

Wearing jewelry is cooler than ever before, and here's where to start.<p>It's our opinion that all men should at least give wearing jewelry a try. But not all men feel super confident diving head first into the man-jewelry pool, and at <i>GQ</i> we're here for the toe-dippers. If you're a guy who's never worn …

Jewelry

Learn the Art of Marketing Your Brand with Little or No Budget

A few tricks that can help you push your brand ahead of the clutter with little or no money (sounds enticing, doesn't it?)<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>A lot of discourse gets thrown …

Customers

How A Millennial Couple Spent Their Last $1,000 To Build An 8-Figure Business

Brandon and Kaelin Poulin met in 2013 while working for a weight loss company. They married less than two years later. When they decided to take an entrepreneurial leap together and launch their own business, they were struggling to afford groceries and make rent.<p>After dipping into their emergency …

Weight Loss

How to get rid of the thoughts that are clogging your brain

I want to ask you a question. How many hours per day do you think?<p>“I never thought about that.” So let me get this straight. You’re thinking all the …

Study Skills

Who likes to be alone? Not introverts, according to a new paper on personality and the experience of solitude

<i>By</i> Christian JarrettWhy do some people go to great lengths to have the chance to spend time by themselves, while others find solitude painful and …

Personality

How to get out of a mental rut, according to a psychologist

Ruts happen to all of us. One day, life is amazing and everything is peachy—and the next, it’s a struggle to just get through the day. It’s not a …

Want to be rich and successful? Here's how

Tony Robbins unleashes his power within next week in Australia and I wonder if anyone has thought about calculating the impact this guy has had on …

Success

7 cheaper alternatives to the Maldives

The Maldives have long been at the top of our bucket lists – and for good reason.<p>With pristine ocean, white sand beaches and luxury over-water …

Make Creamy Garlic Pasta in 15 Minutes Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Mac and Cheese