Colleen Fitz

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How to Become a Contractor and Save (or Make) Money Renovating Homes

If you've successfully DIY'd a few home improvements around your house, you might be wondering how to become a contractor. After all, why hire someone to oversee renovations when you can just take on the role yourself? You might even turn it into a profitable side business! If you've ever wondered …

9 Ways to Become Incredibly Successful: the Ultimate Guide to Accomplishing All Your Goals

Tips, strategies, practical steps, links....<p>It's fairly easy to be modestly successful; you just have to work hard. (Seriously: that is all it takes.) It's harder to be very successful; you have to work hard, and smart, and catch a few breaks along the way.<p>It's extremely difficult to be incredibly …

How to Write Your To-Do List In a Way That Makes You Happier

Get yourself organized without the stress<p>Morning meeting. Countless work tasks. Then there are those events or assignments that spill into your …

Top 10 Tips To Keep Your Home Clutter Free

In a family household, clutter builds up inevitably. Clothes need putting away, the dishwasher needs emptying and the kids need telling at least five …

Americans Fear Outliving Their Retirement Savings | Investopedia

“He that dies has no debts.” Such are the immortal words of William Shakespeare from The Tempest, a play that critics widely believe to be his last. …

Retirement

How the Samsung Galaxy Note 7’s exploding batteries will change the smartphone industry.

Samsung's top-end smartphone is dead.<p>In a move that shook the mobile industry, the South Korean giant officially pulled the plug on its new Galaxy …

Apples, Apples Everywhere: 9 Easy Recipes For Fall's Favorite Fruit

Apple season is here -- time to round up the kids and get picking! After you've Instagrammed all of those adorable orchard pics, you've got to figure out what to do with all of those apples. From breakfast to dessert, here are nine easy recipes to help you use them all up.<p><b>1. Amish-Style Baked</b> …

Baking

12 Scientifically Proven Habits That Will Change Your Life

There's a science to building new habits. Read on to get yourself unstuck and get the change you want kick-started.<p>Research says the best way to bring change into your life is by creating new routines and sticking to them until they become habits.<p>The way to make sure we cultivate the new behavior …

The Hidden Truths About Introverts That Every Leader Should Know

The common belief about personality and leadership is that strong leaders are extroverts, that they can walk into any room and immediately attract a crowd; start spewing out platitudes about the latest ice-cream flavor and sports highlights and immediately spark new friendships—and sweet tooths (I …

Fund Your Roth IRA Even When You Can't Afford It

There are a lot of large expenses in life. In “How to Save for Large Fast-Approaching Expenses,” we looked at how to develop a savings (and maybe even investing) plan for large expenses coming up in the next one or two years, like newborn babies or annual vacations.<p>But not all expenses are that …

Retirement