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Landscaping: 14 easy-to-copy DIY ideas for the garden

So, you've got a garden but you want to make some improvements to it? It can be overwhelming and you might not know where to start, but the good news …

Slow-Cooker Beef and Broccoli - cooking and recipes blogs

Here is what you'll need!<p>Servings: 4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>2 pounds sirloin steak or boneless beef chuck roast, sliced thin<p>1 cup beef broth<p>1/2 cup low-sodium soy …

Want Your Kids to Grow Up Successful? Here's What You Need at Home

What's more important than how much money you make or where you live.<p>Parents are eager to do everything they possibly can to help their children be successful. If you want your kids to earn big salaries as adults, what should you buy them now? Piano lessons? Coding camp? Mandarin class?<p>None of the …

Want to Get Out of Debt and Build Wealth? Cultivate These 5 Habits | Inc.com

If you weren't born into wealth, and yet you want to know how to get rich, there's only one answer: Learn to become an entrepreneur.<p>Step number 1 on that journey is to make the commitment to become a producer, not a consumer, because a producer spends his or her time doing things that accumulate …

Self-improvement

7 Household Expenses You Need to Stop Paying For

It's time to break up with your landline.<p>Unfortunately, some things — like your mortgage, car payments, and cell phone bills — are unavoidable. But there are some other sneaky little line items you can cut entirely from your monthly budget.

Personal Finance

9 USB-C accessories to give your new gadgets a boost

Ready or not, USB-C is the port of the future. There weren't many devices with the new, tiny, reversible USB-C port this time last year, but that's …

Some Bestselling Science Fiction Authors Just Made Their Own Platform

The Internet offers lots of opportunities for authors to connect with readers—but it can still be hard for an author to get noticed among the crowd …

Writing

5 Ways the Rich Pay Less in Taxes

And you can too!<p>Looking for ways to cut your tax bill at tax time? It might pay to think like the rich. While you may not be able to take advantage …

Google’s Android Devices May Go The iPhone Route

Those serious about software make their own hardware<p>Google’s Android operating system for mobile devices has over a billion users. But the first company in Google’s alphabet isn’t stopping there. The search company that recently surpassed Apple as the world’s most valuable wants to add even more …

The 7 Deadly Sins of Investing That You Must Avoid at All Costs

If you're an investor and want to build -- not destroy -- your nest egg, then you should avoid doing the following things with your portfolio. In …

A Video Game IRL: Drone Racing League Aims To Be NASCAR In The Air

Can drone racing be the next NASCAR? That's what Nick Horbaczewski is banking on. He is the CEO of the Drone Racing League, and he has lined up millions in venture capital to bring his vision to reality.<p>Using remote-control quadcopters with onboard cameras and virtual reality goggles, pilots race …

10 Financial Choices You'll Regret in 10 Years

Avoid these bad moves.<p>Life is full of financial decisions, some simple, some complex, but all with the potential to make a real impact on your life. …

These are the only 2 words you need to know to make money in this market

I'm going to show you how to make money in this nutty market, which you're about to see. It's so simple in fact, I'm almost embarrassed to have to say it. It all comes down to just two words…<p>On the surface, there's not much to cheer about in the markets this holiday season. Stocks are taking …

The 7 Biggest Mistakes People Make With Their Money

The biggest of all? Doing nothing.<p>Financial gurus Warren Buffett, Suze Orman, Tony Robbins and Dave Ramsey boast net worth figures in the millions — …

74% of millennials don't invest in stocks, but maybe they should

If you're a member of the other 74%, you could be making a terrible financial mistake. As you'll see shortly, investing for the long term is much more effective if you start as early as possible.<p>In a survey by Bankrate, investors who don't own stocks were asked why they aren't in the market. Here …

An app millennials are using to trade stocks and cryptocurrencies without any fees is now worth $5.6 billion: Here's how to use it

And it's a model that's working for people. A little over four years after launch, the company has a $5.6 billion valuation— four times more than its 2017 valuation of $1.3 billion.<p>The app first launched in December 2014 and quickly became a favorite among younger people looking to invest. It …

Robin Hood

7 Great Stocks That Keep Raising Dividends

The stock market has had a good run since 2009. So good, in fact, that a growing chorus of seers fears that U.S. stocks will deliver little …

7 Reasons Why People Who Wear a Watch to Work Are More Successful

Keeping track of time remains important in today’s world. As clocks become omnipresent on smart phones and other devices, you may wonder if wearing a …

Books Bill Gates thinks you should read

oninnovation/flickr<p>While Bill Gates has a schedule that's planned down to the minute, the entrepreneur-turned-billionaire-humanitarian still gobbles up about a book a week.<p>Aside from a handful of novels, they're mostly nonfiction books covering his and his foundation's broad range of interests. A …

Mark Ting: 5 tips on how to invest $1,000

Got a cool $1,000 in your pocket and wondering what to do with it?<p><i>On the Coast's</i> financial columnist Mark Ting, an investment advisor with …

A self-made millionaire says a single choice could be part of the reason you aren't getting rich

T. Harv Eker — who not only studied incredibly wealthy people, but worked his way up from nothing to millionaire status — noticed a crippling choice that the average person makes over and over again: "<b>Most people choose to play small</b>," Eker writes in his book "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind."<p>He …

Google's new Nexus smartphones are worth getting excited about

Google showed off two new Nexus smartphones Tuesday: the Nexus 5X and the Nexus 6P.<p>While some onlookers were skeptical going in to Tuesday's reveal, …

Phones

Google is reportedly building a Surface killer that runs on Android

Google's current Chromebook Pixel devices are laptops that run on its Chrome OS operating system, which is based on its Chrome browser.<p>The new tablet would essentially be a tablet version of Google's Pixel line of Chromebooks, and the company plans to call it the Pixel C, according to Android …

Our five golden rules for DIY investing

DIY investors are not left wanting for information offering to help them find a home for their money. In fact, it can be difficult to separate the sage wisdom from the old wives' tales.<p>The only thing you know for certain is that no one really knows where markets are heading – and they wouldn’t tell …

The company that made smartwatches interesting again has a sleeker model for you to try

Pebble's CEO Eric Migicovsky gave Tech Insider an early look at the watches, saying that the Round had women's smaller wrists and design preferences in mind.<p>"We needed to have some variance that would allow Pebble to get onto women's wrists," he said.<p>The new Time Round is the lightest and slimmest …

Android 6.0 Marshmallow set to roll out October 5, according to Telus

According to Canadian mobile service provider Telus, Google is planning to roll out Android 6.0 Marshmallow to both the Nexus 5 and Nexus 6 beginning Monday, October 5th. We already know that Google is holding an event on Tuesday, September 29th, where the company will most likely announce its two …

AmpMe connects phones and tablets to create one giant speaker

A free app that makes a lot of noise<p>There are lots of ways to use your phone to fill a room with sound, from using wireless speakers to throwing your phone in a bowl. But every once in a while we all find ourselves in a situation where none of those options are at our fingertips. A new company …

Five Ways to Beat Others in the Stock Market

The stock market is a difficult and often competitive game, and one that can come with its fair share of letdowns. Approximately 90% of traders will lose money; 70% or more of mutual fund managers fail to beat the S&P 500 each year. These are some pretty hard statistics to swallow, but the good …

Google Project Fi review

Google has been known to break whatever market they step into, offering great products and services while undercutting competing prices. An example is their Google Fiber initiative, which brings Gigabit speeds to select markets for insanely affordable prices. Before that, they took on the cloud …