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The stamp duty tax loophole that could save buyers thousands

A little-known tax loophole means some buy-to-let investors and buyers of second homes could be exempt from the higher rates of stamp duty that come into force on Friday.<p>The Budget appeared to leave the new stamp duty regime relatively unchanged and many landlords thought they had been given no …

21 Executives Share the Daily Routines That Help Them Succeed

Being intentional about simple routines makes all the difference.<p>The most successful people I know make navigating business and life look easy, often because they have their crap together more than most people. They get up early, stay in front of health issues, and are smart about money. They know …

These Are the 5 Haircuts Every Man Needs to Know This Summer

And how to get them.<p>A fresh haircut is the perfect way to welcome the warmer weather, and this year, it's all about variations on three classics: long hair, the short back and sides, and the crop. That's according to Adam Brady from award-winning UK-based barbershop Ruffians. Here, he breaks down …

4 Thoughts to Stop Procrastinating Instantly

"Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today."- Benjamin FranklinProcrastination delays life. It's a major reason for shame and …

23 incredible travel destinations you probably didn't know existed

Inspired by a Quora thread about the best unknown travel destinations, we've found 23 lesser-known gems around the globe.<p>From a hidden beach to one of the only places in the world where you can swim between two continents, here's your off-the-beaten-path bucket list.<p><i>An earlier version of this post</i> …

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Four Scientifically Proven Habits Of Powerful Presenters

There’s no shortage of speaking tips out there, but scientists are now figuring out how best to combine them.<p>What makes someone a great presenter? Why do some speakers seem to effortlessly captivate their audiences, while others struggle just to keep them awake? It turns out that scientists have …

6 Easy-to-Acquire Habits That Will Help You Build Wealth

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit,"</i> Aristotle said. And that's good advice. Yet some habits are hard to start or stop. Like, smoking, for one. Or . . . complaining about your boss.<p>Other habits, …

Costly Travel Mistakes You Should Stop Making

By: <i>Matthew Kepnes</i><p>Let's be honest, a lot of conventional travel wisdom -- from always book your trip early, to exchange currency at the airport -- is out of date in an increasingly digital and connected world. And travelers who still follow such misguided advice end up wasting money, losing time, …

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