Matthew Bergum

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How Much Does it Cost To Fly On a Private Jet?

The dream for many air travelers is to fly private jets and skip the general terminal. With no security lines to pass through and a plane all to yourself, what’s not to like? Depending on your travel budget, maybe you can charter a private jet for your next trip.<p>Flying on a private jet can actually …

Flying

These REIT Dividends Are Like Everlasting Gobstoppers

Long ago, in a fantasy familiar to many, a boy named Charlie met a chocolate factory owner named Willy across a book, two movies, and many actual candies. Given my fondness of the original 1971 movie, and secondarily of the Johnny Depp remake (13 years ago this week), is an image (and forthcoming …

Investing

The 6 Best Places for Deep Dish Pizza in Chicago

Brought out in a cast iron pan, sliced at the table and lifted onto your plate with a picture-worthy cheese pull, there are few Chicago foods as …

Pizza

8 Great Dividend Stocks Yielding 8% or More

High-yield dividend stocks typically play a vital role for investors planning for retirement. However, like many things in life, there is no such …

Investing

30 Cheap Kitchen Cabinet Add-Ons You Can DIY

These inexpensive, easy-to-build cabinet projects will help you take advantage of every nook and cranny of your kitchen storage space.<p>Vertical …

Woodworking

An Amazing Airplane Engine Powered Motorcycle Sporting Hubless Wheels and True Sci-Fi Style

Former F1 racer and designer Taso Marques has created the TMC Dumont, an incredibly sleek, low-to-the-ground motorcycle that sports an airplane …

Motorcycles

I Started Eating For My Gut Health & Here's How My Life Changed

Learning to eat for my gut health has been a long road, filled with welcome changes that were easy to institute, some that I was reluctant about, and …

Wellness

'Carbohydrates are killing us'

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p>This year, more than 610,000 Americans will die from heart disease. It’s the leading cause of death for both men and women.<p>For …

Diabetes

How couples can avoid driving each other crazy in retirement

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>We’d only been retired for a few weeks when the questions started coming.<p>“How’re you …

Retirement

Retirement planning: Go abroad and you can live nicely on just $30,000 a year

If you've been racking your brain about where to retire on a budget, it might be time to think outside the U.S.<p>A new report by International Living, which publishes information about living abroad, ranks the five best places to retire and coast on $30,000 a year.<p>To be sure, retiring in a new …

Retirement

Samsung's next smartwatch to be called Galaxy Watch, use Wear OS

Samsung's expected to release a successor to 2016's Gear S3 sometime soon, and thanks to reliable leaker/tipster <i>Ice Universe</i>, we now have a lot more …

Wear OS

DIY Simple Window Locks to Keep Your Home Safe

The latches on most double hung windows are no match for a burglar with a pry bar. Pin locks are an easy solution. To install one, all you have to do …

Facelifts

If You Like Dividends, You Should Love These 3 Stocks

Great yields and solid growth prospects make these dividend stocks especially appealing.<p>If you don't like dividends, you should. Between 1960 and …

Investing

The truth about fasting: Does the 72-hour water fast really work? We tried it and the results were surprising

W hat it would be like if you had no food for three days? No coffee, no juice, no supplements. Just plain old water. Well, let me tell you...<p>First of …

Wellness

How to make Windows 10 look like Windows 7

Although Windows 10 commands 47 percent of the Windows PC market worldwide and continues to show steady growth, Windows 7 still remains a …

Windows 10

A Bit Too Young for Medicare, but Losing Your Health Insurance? Here Are 3 Options

Because you really don't want to gamble on going without coverage in your early 60s.<p>It would be hard to find a podcast-hosting duo more totally …

Health Care

Calories and macros and BMI don’t count. Here are the numbers that really matter.

Health often seems like a numbers game. What’s your blood-sugar level? How many calories are you eating? And are you getting the right percentage of macros (or macronutrients)? The problem is that sometimes we track, count and obsess over numbers that don’t matter very much for our overall health. …

Nutrition

Mondly uses speech recognition to fast-track your language learning

popsci shop<p>Get lifetime access for only $39.99.<p>Learning a new language can seem pretty daunting when your inch-thick textbook arrives in the mail. Thankfully, there is a smarter way to learn. Mondly is a highly-rated app that helps you master grammar and pick up vocabulary through fun mini-games. …

Language

The mobile airbag may be coming to save your phone

People drop and break their smartphones all the time, but a German engineering student named Philip Frenzel may have the solution to save everyone some time, money, and unneeded stress. Spotted by <i>DesignBoom</i>, Frenzel has created the mobile airbag, a case that senses when your phone is in free fall …

Mobile

5 Cheap Stocks With 5%+ Dividends, Plus 25%+ Upside

Do you have a reliable way to generate monthly cash flow from the dividend stocks you own today? If not, why not?<p>Many “first-level” investors <i>hope</i> that their stocks will go higher so that they can sell them for cash flow. But, if you follow rich people, you’ll notice that <i>they never actually sell any</i> …

Investing

The 60 Most Scenic Drives in America

Plan the road trip of the lifetime with these spectacular journeys that highlight all the beauty America has to offer. From shorelines to mountain …

Hiking

Aura To Offer a Private-Jet Experience at Business-Class Prices

The cabins of the Florida company’s redesigned regional airliners will feature zero-gravity seats, OLED displays, and virtual-reality …

Virtual Reality

Dodge's new 797-horsepower Hellcat Redeye takes over from Demon

Fiat Chrysler is rolling out some serious new muscle for 2019, with a nod to the mighty Dodge Demon.<p>The highlight is the 797-horsepower 2019 Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye, which the company unveiled this week at its Chelsea Proving Grounds.<p>"I like to say it's a Hellcat that's been possessed by a …

Sports Cars

How To Quickly Get Rid of Ants

To get rid of ants quickly, you'll need to pay attention to their trail.<p>Ants are undoubtedly pesky pests. Seeing a swarm of them in your home is …

Insects

4 ways to deal with debt in retirement

Dealing with debt is nerve-racking, but debt when you’re approaching retirement can be downright scary. The conventional wisdom is that you should …

Personal Finance

What you didn't know about your boarding pass – the mystery codes unscrambled

It is one of the fundamental facets of modern existence. That slip of paper, slice of card or - if you are being all cool and up-to-the-minute - patch of computerised pixels, downloaded onto your phone, which opens gates and doors at airports; the very literal ticket to travel without which you …

British Airways

Weight Loss May Reverse Course of Atrial Fibrillation

THURSDAY, June 28, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Weight loss might help reverse progression of a common heart arrhythmia in obese adults, a new study …

Weight Loss

America’s largest supermarket chain is launching a fully driverless delivery service

Kroger is teaming up with Nuro, a startup founded by two veterans of Google’s self-driving team<p>Kroger, the nation’s largest supermarket chain, is teaming up with Nuro, a two-year-company started by two veterans of Google’s self-driving car team, to launch a fully driverless delivery service, the …

Nissan Leaf

Ten Ways You're Wasting Money Without Realising It

Image: Getty Images<p>Everyone is always on the lookout for ways to save money, but sometimes we ignore the fact that we're actively <i>wasting</i> money every …

Personal Finance

Updated FAA Rule Adds Flexibility to Flight Training and Checkride Options

A final FAA rule published in the Federal Register has removed one more major roadblock to certifying more pilots. The updated Part 61 will soon …

Aviation