Michael Thomas

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A Quicker-Than-Quick Bread Way to Use Up Bananas

When there are bunches of browning bananas sitting in my fruit bowl, my first instinct is banana bread. Not a bad choice any day of the week, but sometimes I don’t have time to make a banana bread during the week. It’s easy enough to freeze old bananas and save them for the weekend when I have more …

I put $600 into a roboadviser invented by a 25-year old Stanford grad and I'm beating the market — so far

The financial markets are complicated and so most people prefer to give their money to someone else to manage.<p>When Brian Barnes graduated from Stanford in 2012, he had a hard time finding a tool with which he could invest in the stock market on his own. This prompted him to start his own online …

Investing

Little-Known Newsletter Beats Market Year After Year - For Four Decades

The crowded investment newsletter business is fiercely competitive, so superior or strong performance is difficult to achieve — and sustain. But one particular newsletter, “The Prudent Speculator,” has been beating the market on an annualized basis, not just for a brief period of time but for four …

Investing

14 Most-Pinned High-Protein Recipes on Pinterest

If you're looking for some exciting, new, high-protein recipes, Pinterest has you covered. In addition to housing many healthy breakfast, lunch, …

Healthy Eating

3 Dividend Stocks That Should Pay You for the Rest of Your Life

These three companies -- and their dividend payments -- are as stable as they come.<p>If you're looking to buy a dividend stock for the long haul, a …

Investing

Are markets about to topple and crash: five key measures

World stock markets are expensive by almost any metric – and the biggest of all the major markets is registering the highest readings.<p>American shares make up more than half the global stock market. Since the beginning of 2016 their value has risen by almost 30pc, with around half of that rally …

5 easy ways to snag free money

Free money. It sounds too good to be true, or like something you'd be offered on a late-night infomercial. But, the reality is, there are lots of …

Personal Finance

10 Dividend Stocks That Will Deliver Double-Digit Returns Every Year

Today we’re going to take a look at 10 dividend stocks that look like solid bets to generate double-digit total returns every year, or at least every …

Here Are The 5 Stocks Added To The U.S. Marijuana Index

MJIC Inc. has added five new companies to the U.S. Marijuana Index as a result of its quarterly rebalancing. In order for a company to be in the index, they have to have a weighted average minimum market capitalization of $30 million, daily trading volume of $600,000 and a share price that is at …

Cannabis

5 Indicators of An Overvalued Stock Market | Investopedia

Since Donald Trump became the 45th president of the United States of America, the S&P 500 has jumped more than 8%. However, at least five different …

Stock Markets

Opinion: Ben Carlson: My 12 favorite (and free) websites for investing information and tools

A great thing about the internet is that it’s opened barriers to information.<p>Investors can now become more informed than ever before if they know …

Investing
Investing

Warren Buffett's Top 10 Dividend Stocks

Here are the highest-paying dividend stocks in the Oracle of Omaha's portfolio.<p><i>This article was updated on August 29, 2017, and originally published</i> …

Investing

The 14 best US stocks you can buy right now, according to Credit Suisse

The Swiss bank asked every analyst to pick up to three stock picks based on a six- to 12-month time horizon, and ended up with 140 names. Of that 140, 14 were listed on the US focus list.<p>The US focus list is a compilation of 15-20 of the bank's analysts' "highest conviction catalyst driven …

Investing

3 Stocks to Buy During a Stock Market Crash

A stock market crash is inevitable, but it can also be the perfect time to invest. Stock market crashes, which are driven by panicked investors, are defined as quick drops of 50% or more from a previous high. Since 1950, the <b>S&P 500</b> has had just one -- the Great Recession. But when the next one …

21 Whole30 Recipes to Just Throw in Your Slow Cooker

One of the biggest challenges while doing the Whole30 is all the prep that goes into it. When foods containing gluten, grains, dairy, soy, and sugar …

Cooking

7 Top Energy Stocks to Buy and Hold Forever

Let’s face facts. No matter how much we try to conserve energy and burn cleaner fuels, at the end of the day, the planet consumes a lot of energy. …