Julia Clemm

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This Female Entrepreneur Wants To Make Travel Accessible For All

For entrepreneur Ileaa Swift, travel isn’t just about places — it’s about people, too.<p>In 2012, she founded Swift Travel Deals with a vision of helping everyone, no matter their income, find opportunities to experience the world firsthand.<p>Since starting the agency, she and her 38 full- and part-time …

Entrepreneurship

The 50 best travel websites

The experts:<p><i>Mark Hodson founded 101holidays.co.uk, and 101honeymoons.co.uk</i><p><i>Abigail King is a travel writer and blogger, insidethetravellab.com</i><p><i>Srin</i> …

Travel

What the latest Fed rate hike means for mortgage rates

The Federal Reserve raised short-term interest rates another quarter percentage point Wednesday. No surprise there. If only you could talk the central bank into a game of high-stakes, no-limit hold ’em. The Fed doesn’t have a poker face — and that’s the way it’s supposed to be.<p>Fed Chair Janet …

Steal the Master Negotiation Techniques of Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary

The Shark knows his deal, but he also knows yours.<p><i>Editor's Note: We asked America's top negotiating pros--Kenneth Feinberg, Kevin O'Leary, Leigh Steinberg, Richelieu Dennis, and Eugene Driker--to share their haggling tips and strategies so you can ramp up your dealmaking game.</i><p>A shark walks.<p>When …

leary

First-Time Home Buyers by the Numbers: Are Your Habits Normal or Not?

If the plans of home shoppers on realtor.com® bear fruit, 52% will be buying their first home in 2017—a huge shift upward from a mere 33% in 2016. …

Real Estate

The 27 Most Important Finance Books Ever Written

27 classic works that every Wall Streeter should read.<p>“In my whole life, I have known no wise people (over a broad subject matter area) who didn’t …

Investing

A CrossFit Coach Says This Is the Best Way to Lose Belly Fat

Stop doing ab exercises, people. If you want to get rid of your unbudging belly fat, the answer isn't how many crunches you can do. Jade Jenny, head CrossFit coach and owner of Champlain Valley CrossFit says, "there are really no exercises to reduce belly fat, unfortunately this is the age-old …

Workouts

A cruise that costs $59? Yes, and you'll need to bring your passport

More than 25 million travelers worldwide are expected to take a cruise this year, according to Cruise Lines International Assn., and not all of them will be experienced sailors.<p>First-timers may want to consider a short and inexpensive cruise to get started. Here are six West Coast sailings good for …

Full Details Of The Remaining 2017 Daily Getaways Packages

<b>Daily Getaways</b> is a promotion sponsored by the US Travel Association, which has been offered the past several years as a way of encouraging US …

These are the highest earning interior influencers on social media

Forbes has just released its Top Influencers list, featuring the highest earning interior influencers in the world who collectively have a total …

Social Media

On an Overbooked Flight? Here Are Your Options

The best way to deal with a difficult situation is to know the law and how to negotiate.<p>At this point, there are probably few that haven't heard of the United Airlines incident in which officials forcibly dragged a passenger off an over-booked plane that was ready to depart. United's CEO even …

Flying

You can buy elite residency in Thailand for $60,000 — and the government will even provide a 'concierge' service

There are seven different packages, with the most expensive being the "Elite Ultimate Privilege" scheme.<p>It costs $60,000 for 20 years residency, along with a $600 a year membership fee.<p>Included in the price is a state-sponsored concierge programme, entitling members to VIP access to government …

How I regularly book round-trip international flights for less than $400

I’m a solo female travel blogger on a mission to complete 12 trips in 12 months. I want to accomplish this personal feat before I turn the big 3-0.<p>As a young professional, I’m on a tight budget. The most expensive part of any trip is the flight, so I had to find cheap airfare to meet my travel …

Fort Lauderdale

No more 'superbugs'? Maple syrup extract enhances antibiotic action

SAN FRANCISCO, April 2, 2017 -- Antibiotics save lives every day, but there is a downside to their ubiquity. High doses can kill healthy cells along …

Here's a super-quick guide to what traders are talking about right now

Here's Lutz:<p>Good Morning! Spoos and Nasdaq adding to record highs, while the cats on CNBC will have their Dow 20,000 hats out again today. Russell up 40bp and SPX 30bp in early action as the "Trump Infrastructure Trade" starts another leg. Europe having a strong day, led by Banks and Miners - DAX …

$12 gadget brings a mind-blowing experience to any HDTV

Sometimes you across a product that seems odd at first, but then it clicks: this is one of the coolest things you’ve ever seen. Such is the case with …

How crowdfunding will transform inner cities

It’s been only six months since Regulation Crowdfunding was legalized, and it’s already proving to be highly successful funding source for new businesses. 50 percent of companies that have closed on their financing hit their minimum funding target. That 50 percent success rate is far greater than …

Can You Get Too Much Protein?

Protein has achieved a venerated status in the dietary world for everything from building muscle to preventing weight gain. But can you get too much of a good thing?<p>Protein powders that come in chocolate, strawberry, and cookies and cream flavors are doled out by the scoopful and mixed into …