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10 Surprising (or Surprisingly Common) Estate Planning Mistakes

When it comes to wills, as a financial planner, I’ve seen a lot of sad, unfortunate or just plain weird things happen over the years. Poor estate …

Retirement

Most of Toyota's cars will talk to each other by 2025

Toyota's first vehicles that communicate with each other will be up for sale in the US starting in 2021. By the mid-2020s, "most" of Toyota and Lexus' lineup will feature Dedicated Short-Range Communications (DSRC) the company says. Since 2015, the automaker has installed the tech in around 100,000 …

Trump’s Scattergun Tariff List Sends China Companies Scrambling

Chinese companies scrambled to assess the impact of proposed U.S. tariffs on 1,300 products as President Donald Trump took a swipe at companies …

China

The power of compounding ~ Get Rich Slowly

Shares 196<p><i>So much</i> of financial success involves good habits practiced over long periods of time.<p>Yes, you can still have a positive impact on your …

Watch: Even Elon Musk was starstruck during the Falcon Heavy launch

If you think <i>you</i> were excited watching SpaceX's Falcon Heavy launch, here's how Elon Musk handled it.<p>On Saturday, National Geographic shared an …

VIX Surge Hands 8,600% Profit to Little-Known Hedge Fund

Not everyone got crushed when the market collapsed.<p>For traders at a little-known Denver hedge fund who saw it coming, it was the score of a lifetime …

Stock Markets

Warren Buffett Says This 1 Simple Habit Separates Successful People From Everyone Else | Inc.com

Billionaire Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is 87 years old and still capturing the world's attention as the second richest person on the planet (as of this writing).<p>So, how has he done it? Actually, it's not so much about <i>what he has done</i> as it is <i>what he hasn't done</i>. …

Self-improvement

Apple is now free to bring home its overseas cash — here's what it might do with it

Apple's plan to bring home hundreds of billions of dollars in overseas cash has triggered a guessing game on Wall Street about what it will do with all that money.<p>The tech giant could find itself with about $200 billion to spend, after taxes, if it repatriates all its overseas holdings into the …

Tim Cook

Home Down Payments: 7 Myths Debunked

If you don't know the facts when it comes to homebuying, you could end up paying tens of thousands of dollars more than you have to.<p>The National …

The ‘Nuclear Button’ Explained: For Starters, There’s No Button

HONG KONG — President Trump and Kim Jong-un, the leader of North Korea, traded threats this week about the size, location and potency of their “nuclear buttons.”<p>The image of a leader with a finger on a button — a trigger capable of launching a world-ending strike — has for decades symbolized the …

North Korea

New tax law is a huge win for renters

Renters came out winners under the new tax law.<p>For over a century, the federal tax code catered to homeowners and treated renters like second-class …

Why So Many People with Diabetes Stop Taking Metformin

People who take the number one most commonly prescribed drug for diabetes are also the most likely to stop taking their medication.<p>Metformin works by …

Cryptocurrencies Explained, in Plain English

Everything you need to know about what cryptocurrencies are, how they work, and how they're valued.<p>By now you've probably heard about the …

Tesla the Car Is a Household Name. Long Ago, So Was Nikola Tesla.

A Tesla is an electric car. Just about everybody knows that.<p>But it is less widely known that the car was named for Nikola Tesla, an electrical engineer who was once renowned as the prototype of a genius inventor.<p>While Tesla’s star began to fade long ago, Elon Musk has contributed to something of a …

Tesla

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

Porsche's electric Mission E will pack up to 670 horsepower

We've already noted that Porsche is gunning for Tesla with its Mission E sports car, and has even been spotted testing it against the Model X and Model S. Now we know more about what you'll be able to buy when it goes on the market, reportedly in 2019. <i>Automobile</i> reports that it will likely release …

What the End of Net Neutrality Means for You

Slow and fast lanes, price changes, and other potential shifts.<p>Net neutrality as we’ve known it is over. The Federal Communications Commission voted …

How much you'd pay under GOP tax plan depends on a million things

President Trump has hailed the GOP tax plan as a "giant tax cut" for the middle class. While many people will pay less tax in the next few years, just how much less will vary greatly.<p>Plus, some individuals will end up paying even more.<p>How do you know where you'll fall?<p>Just like under today's code, …

Retirement

How the Tax Bill Will Affect Eight American Families

If you’re confused by how the Republican tax bill will affect you, you’re not alone.<p>The final version rewrites the tax code in dozens of ways, …

Retirement

Super Earth K2-18b: Exoplanet That Could Harbor Extraterrestrial Life Has a Neighbor Hiding Behind It

Astronomers have identified a distant exoplanet as a “super-Earth” that has the potential to harbor alien life. On top of this, the team also …

Expanding DNA's alphabet lets cells produce novel proteins

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists are expanding the genetic code of life, using man-made DNA to create a semi-synthetic strain of bacteria — and new research shows those altered microbes actually worked to produce proteins unlike those found in nature.<p>It's a step toward designer drug development.<p>One of …

Protein

Vortx is a device that lets you experience the elements as they happen on screen

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Here’s How Solar Panels Work

Earlier this month, Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to offer his help to rebuild Puerto Rico’s power grid, damaged by Hurricane Maria. True to …

Is the 'Trump trade' reignited?

Margaret Vitrano, ClearBridge Large Cap Growth Fund, discusses whether the Senate passing the budget is impacting the market.

Asia

A Storm That May Cause the Next Stock Market Crash Is Brewing -- Even at Dow 23K

In October of 1987 the stock market was booming and traders were raking in money hand over fist. But in the blink of an eye, the Dow fell over 22%, …

Stock Markets

Scientists have discovered this drug fixes cavities and regrows teeth

Goodbye, Fillings<p>Dental fillings may soon be left in the ash heap of history, thanks to a recent discovery about a drug called Tideglusib. Developed …

Dental Care

Bubble Trouble

Why “ICO” is becoming a bad word—and what’s next<p>Everyone’s going gaga for Initial Coin Offerings. “What’s an <b>ICO</b>?” asks, then answers, <b>Bloomberg</b>. “The ICO Craze Explained,” explains <b>Recode</b>. “WTF is an ICO?” demands <b>TechCrunch</b>. And here’s “Everything you need to know about ICOs,” soothes <b>TNW</b>.<p>Techland’s …

Cryptocurrency

Equifax data breach: What you need to know

A huge security breach at credit reporting company Equifax has exposed sensitive information, such as Social Security numbers and addresses, of up to 143 million Americans.<p>Unlike other data breaches, those affected by the breach may not even know they're customers of the company.<p>Equifax (EFX) is …

Identity Theft

What Does It Mean If Your Credit Score Is Less Than 600?

FICO credit scores below 600 aren't good, but you may still be able to borrow money.<p>Your FICO credit score is a number that ranges from 300 to 850 …