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10 best London beers

London Beer Week is a chance for the city to celebrate its enormous contribution to the current British beer revolution, with a seemingly endless …

Should You Pay Off Your Debt or Invest?

The answer is: it's complicated.<p>Updated April 30, 2018<p>A common situation people face is deciding between paying off debt or investing. Both are …

Personal Finance

The best craft beer in London

There was a time when if you wanted a drink in London, you had just two options: foetid water straight from the Thames, or regular lager. Then the …

Beer

Will Rapid Charging Damage Your iPhone 6 Or 6 Plus?

Based on recent marketing campaigns, if there is one area where new Android phones have iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus beat, it’s rapid charging.<p>With the Galaxy S5, Samsung’s “fast charging” technology became “ultra fast charging.” Motorola’s Droid Turbo promises an 8 hour charge in just 15 minutes. …

Each Pokemon with their best attacks

Where to Get the Best Sandwich In Every State

From sea to shining sea—and ham to melted cheese.<p><i>This story was written by our friends at Spoon University.</i><p>There is nothing more freeing than being able to hold an entire meal in the palm of your hand and know that a superb variety of flavors and textures await you with every bite. Okay, maybe not …

Sandwiches

Buy Your First Home in One Year: A Step-by-Step Guide

This is why we created our First-Time HomeBuyer Checklist. The 12-month timeline will help you sidestep common mistakes, like paying too much …

The 15 Best Bourbons Under $100

W.L. Weller Special Reserve<p>Pouring burnt orange and offering aromas of caramel that pair quite well with the honey, butterscotch and a touch of oak, …

Whiskey

How millionaires under 40 manage their money

Alas, there are some people who are lucky enough to be both young <i>and</i> rich.<p>And a report released last month by Capgemini Consulting showed some interesting trends in the strategies young millionaires use to manage their money.<p>In many ways, millionaires under 40 are even more conservative than their …

Investing

The Most Underrated Brewery in Every State

Think about your favorite craft brewery in the state you live in. Because we can read your mind (... don't worry, we'll leave your brain better than …

Chronic Illness Humor

If you enjoy this article, you should also check out 15 Things Not to Say to Someone with a Chronic Illness and 10 Things You Should Say to Someone …

Reuseable Cleaning Wipes Video (Pins and Procrastination)

Homemade Makeup Remover

I don’t wear makeup every day, but when I do, I like to take it off naturally. One of the things I’ve learned on my journey to a more natural life is …

Fintech could be bigger than ATMs, PayPal, and Bitcoin combined

Fintech broke onto the scene as a disruptive force following the 2008 crisis, but the industry's influence on the broader financial services system is changing.<p>The fintech industry no longer stands clearly apart from financial services proper, and is increasingly growing embedded in mainstream …

ATMs

Dining Awards: Chicago's best pizza, burger and more -- picked by you

For six years, the Tribune has been giving Dining Awards to restaurants and chefs whom our critics believe are creating some of the best food in Chicago. We value your opinion on that, too — which is why, this year, we added a Readers' Choice division to the awards, asking you to vote for your …

DIY reusable cleaning wipes

Everyone loves convenience. There’s nothing more convenient than just reaching for a wipe and cleaning up a mess. But I always hate throwing them …

Essential Oils

Gold-to-silver ratio may favor silver

With the ratio of silver to gold sitting at more than five times higher than the historical average, something has to give — and it’s likely that …

1974-D Aluminum Lincoln Cent Returned to US Mint

16 comments<p>1974-D aluminum Lincoln cent struck (PCGS photo)<p>The only known 1974-D aluminum Lincoln cent has been returned to the United States Mint …

10 Stocks That Haven't Dropped in 5 Years

<i>By Ashley Redmond, Contributor</i><p>There are close to 3,000 companies on the world's largest stock exchange, the New York Stock Exchange. So when you're looking to invest in a reliable company, it can be difficult to find the best stocks.<p><i>Visit GOBankingRates for the latest finance news, tips and more >>></i><p>…

Don't Want To Retire At 30? How To Retire On Time, With Enough Money

<b>Day 7: Check in with your retirement savings.</b> <i>This post is part of FORBES’</i> <i>30 Days of Money.</i><p>Two types of Millennial retirement stories tend to capture the public imagination. On one end are accounts of the frugal-genius who retired at 30 after paying off a Mount Everest of debt in a year. My …

Retirement

Use This Secret Code to Help You Improve Your iPhone Signal

Who knew.<p>A secret iPhone hack has emerged that makes seeking out solid signal easier by showing you how good your connection is in a number rather than an antiquated bar chart system. It's surprisingly simple; you just need to enter a secret code to pull up your iPhone's Field Mode tool.<p>The code …

iPhone

Goldman Sachs Guide to being a man

John LeFevre July 9, 2014 166887<p>92<p>The Gents over at Goldman Sachs have a put together a guide to being a man’s man. Some you might not agree with, …

Goldman Sachs

CITI: The technology banks are going wild for could turn them into 'dumb pipes'

Banks are going wild for the blockchain, the technology first invented to underpin bitcoin.<p>Also known as "distributed ledger" technology, blockchain uses complex cryptography and a wide network of duplicated ledgers to let people transact directly with one another online without going through a …

World Economic Forum

3 Dividend Stocks To Buy Now And Hold Forever

With the S&P 500 down nearly 7% in the last three weeks alone, you can’t be blamed for wanting to throw up your hands and sell all your stocks.<p>But that’s the worst thing you could do, especially if you have a long time horizon and you mainly hold dividend-paying US companies. In fact, if you’re in …

Investing

Goldman Sachs nails why banks are so excited about the technology behind bitcoin

It uses complex cryptography and a wide network of records — known as a "distributed ledger" — to eliminate the need for a central bank or middle man to regulate transactions.<p>Banks have been swarming around the technology, with 42 investment banks signing up to an industry-wide group looking at how …

Goldman Sachs

The Incredible Airline Perk You Need to Get Right Now

If you fly Southwest Airlines and don't have the Companion Pass, you could be losing thousands of dollars a year.<p><i>In On Points, Brian Kelly, founder</i> …

The One Regret Everyone Has After Starting a Business

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Should we convert to a Roth IRA? Look at big picture on taxes

<b>Q: My husband and I are thinking about converting our traditional IRA to a Roth IRA, but we aren’t sure if it’s right for us. We are both (he will be 65 and I'll be 67) retired and receive pensions, although I did continue to work one-half of 2015. We haven’t applied for Social Security yet; we</b> …

Retirement

20 Amazing Under-the-Radar Albums of 2015

Keep on enjoying Adele's album, but here are 20 lesser-known masterworks that you might not have heard about during the last 12 months.<p>I listened to …

Mainstream Media