Mark Michael

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The Renovation Revolution: 203K And HomeStyle Mortgage Loans

Many of the existing homes that are listed for sale in today’s markets, are functionally obsolete because they are older and don’t have the amenities today’s buyers are looking for in a home.<p>And according to the National Association of Realtors, there is a limited inventory of existing housing …

Real Estate

10 Books Recommended By Warren Buffett

Can you get rich if you read these 10 books? Maybe. We offer the list and a plan to read these books in the next 12 months.<p>Eighty-five-year-old …

Investing

This man's potentially huge medical breakthrough can't get funding, so he's trying something desperate

Killing Sickness/Skye Gould for Tech Insider<p>Four years ago, Todd Rider was on top of the world. The MIT-trained bioengineer had developed a radical …

Medicine

Goldman Sachs analyst: Apple stock has huge upside

It's no secret that <b>Apple</b> (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock looks underpriced. But <b>Goldman Sachs</b> believes the company is drastically undervalued, awarding its shares a $163 12-month price target and adding the security to the bank's "conviction buy" list. Trading at close to $117 at the time of this writing, …

Investing

10 dividend stocks for 2016 with yields up to 15.6%

Why buy dividend stocks?<p>There are two main arguments. Let’s start with ...<p>... the growth case<p>If you’re a long-term growth investor, the S&P 500 …

The 12 dumbest things you can do with your money in your 30s — and how to avoid them

Time is still on your side in your 30s. If you manage your money well, it can mean huge financial gains in the future.<p>That's easier said than done. And many of us tend to assume that we'll have more money in our 40s and have plenty of time to tune up our finances, which can lead to some poor money …

The Secret Downside of Your 401(k)

Image: Wikipedia .<p>This might come as a shock to you: Your 401(k) might not be the best place to keep your money.<p>I know, that sounds like crazy talk …

PowerClip will make your keychain feel inadequate

It seems a bit risky for your tech startup to make its first product a keychain. But London-based Mirai has one you’ll get a charge out of – literally.<p>The PowerClip is a key fob that serves first and foremost as a charger for your iPhone or Android smartphone. But it also has other functions, …

Startups

How To Avoid A Down Payment On A Mortgage

When purchasing a house, most people provide a cash down payment and borrow the remainder of the purchase price from a mortgage lender. A standard down payment is 20% of the appraised value of the home.<p>You are less of a risk to mortgage companies if you have provided 20% of the value. If you …

Personal Finance