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3 Top Dividend Stocks With Yields Over 5%

This panel of investors has identified three top stocks for investors seeking big yield.<p>Like stock performance, dividend yield is something that's …

The 15 Best Islands in America for a Summer Vacation This Year

Recently, you and your volleyball Wilson have been considering another island vacation. You haven’t felt that spark since your four-year honeymoon on …

Grab the Yi Compact 1080p dashboard camera for just $26

The Yi Compact 1080p dashboard camera is down to $25.99 with code <b>COUM4NCB</b> on Amazon. That is $14 off the normal price and the best we've ever seen. …

WhatsApp just rolled out a giant Internet megaphone

Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp has debuted a new feature for groups to create one-way broadcast communication streams: With the new …

Summer special: 2TB Degoo cloud storage for life

Today’s deal from <b>Degoo</b> is simple but effective. All the <b>highly-secure cloud storage</b> space you’ll ever need. <b>Forever.</b><p>I’m not a particularly organised person. I have <b>files on my laptop</b> hard-drive, a <b>Dropbox account</b> holding various other nonsense, and a load of photos and vids on my <b>Google Drive</b> from …

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These Cannabis Teas Will Help You Have Better Sex. You’re Welcome.

Tea parties just got a lot sexier thanks to Amanda Jones and Jennifer Chapin. The co-founders of Kikoko are taking herbal refreshment to the next …

Use This Letter to Dispute Bad Info Your Credit Report

Sample Credit Report Dispute Letter<p>Updated March 11, 2018<p>The information in your credit report has a significant impact on your life. It affects your …

Top 5 Stocks Under $10

Back in April, we wrote on article on top stocks under $10. This proved to be a very rewarding experience. We are re-introducing an old concept of buying stocks below a $10 stock price. Typically, it is hard to find companies possessing the collective financial traits we seek, such as the …

Investing

Two Earth-like exoplanets now even better spots to look for life

Kepler 186f ignited the imaginations of space nerds everywhere four years ago when NASA announced it as the first potentially habitable, Earth-size planet confirmed beyond our solar system. A new study indicates the exoplanet 500 light-years away may also have seasons and a climate similar to our …

Here Are 10 Top Secret Investment Tips From The Best

While it is good to know that your investment advisor has your best interest in mind, sometimes it doesn’t hurt to hear what others are suggesting. Here are 10 solid suggestions for you to consider.<p>“Don’t be too conservative with your own investing mix (asset allocation), ” said Debra Curry, …

Amazon says this business opportunity could make you up to $300K a year — here's how to get into the program

Thursday, Amazon announced a new business it says almost anyone with enough savings and a desire to be their own boss can do: staffing and operating …

10 work-from-home tech jobs that offer six-figure salaries

Not all high-paying tech jobs require you to come into an office every day. In fact, some employers are attracting top talent by allowing employees …

Become the creative you’ve always wanted to be by embracing these seven habits

The most commonly held belief about creativity is that it’s elusive, esoteric and unique only to the anointed few.<p>The ancient Greeks believed that creativity was a divine attendant spirit that came to human beings from some distant and unknowable source, for distant and unknowable reasons. They …

How to pay down your credit card debt

Readers often want to know what I would do in certain financial situations.<p>People sometimes characterize these queries as “WWMD” or, “What would Michelle do?”<p>I do my best to provide informed answers based on my experience and reporting, including conversations with numerous financial experts. Here …

Oppo Find X: Here’s why Oppo could make smartphones exciting again

Oppo<p>The Oppo Find X is due for a global reveal in Paris on June 19, marking the first time since 2014 that Oppo has launched a flagship device in its Find family.<p><i>Read Next:</i> What can you expect from the Oppo Find X?<p>News of the upcoming phone isn’t just noteworthy because it’s a flagship. It’s …

Switching Your Savings Account Could Yield You 145 Times as Much Interest

You could be missing out on hundreds of dollars in interest if you're saving at the wrong bank.<p>Do you have an emergency fund or savings for any …

The Cost of Choosing Debit vs. Credit at Checkout

Why the Choice Between Debit or Credit Matters<p>Who Pays Interchange Fees?<p>Updated April 24, 2017<p>When making purchases with a debit card, you can often …

Microsoft's latest data center houses 864 servers underwater

As a major player in the cloud infrastructure market, Microsoft is keen on figuring out better ways to store and power its machinery. To that end, it’s now deployed a data center on the seafloor off the Orkney Islands in Scotland.<p>The idea is part of Project Natick, an initiative to identify …

The largest buys of tech’s Big Five: a look at M&A deals

In startup land, the mandate is to get bought, go public or die trying.<p>And, as far as getting bought goes, one of tech’s Big Five could be a desirable acquirer. They have a lot of weight to throw around. Alphabet (the parent company of Google), Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Microsoft account for a …

Top Caribbean All-Inclusive Resorts for Families

Club Med Punta Cana<p>All-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean are extremely popular with families, who love their beautiful beaches, fun watersports, and …

5 Money-Saving Tips That Improved Our Finances—and Our Marriage

Nearly all marriages come with financial challenges. Big or small, money issues are going to come up and it can be stressful. Whenever we are feeling …

How to Send A Fax From Gmail

Instant communication methods such as email and texting make it very easy to send messages, documents and other files with just a couple of mouse …

It’s 2018 and USB Type-C is still a mess

USB Type-C was billed as the solution for all our future cable needs, unifying power and data delivery with display and audio connectivity, and ushering in an age of the one-size-fits-all cable. Unfortunately for those already invested in the USB Type-C ecosystem, which is anyone who has bought a …

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Forget WWDC. Asus showed us the sexiest tech of tomorrow

Apple may be the world's biggest tech company, but it had only the second most exciting tech event on Monday.<p>While the iPhone maker focused on sensible-but-not-sexy updates to its iOS software, Asus played its wildest cards. Chalk the excitement up to three new announcements: the VivoWatch BP, the …

This crazy device turns any TV into a giant touchscreen

Microsoft recently announced an awesome new wall-mounted touchscreen called the Surface Hub 2 that will launch sometime next year. The company didn’t …

17 Essential Mindfulness Quotes to Inspire and Motivate You

Live the happiest and healthiest life you can with these inspirational words of wisdom.<p>Want to live a happier, healthier, and more efficient life? Follow in the footsteps of Steve Jobs and try practicing mindfulness.<p>The wisdom of mindfulness can be found in daily meditation, regular spiritual …

The Difference Between Cheap & Expensive Jeans, Explained By A Denim Expert

Jeans are the unsung heroes of any man's wardrobe. From dodgy dates to scoring your first job, these bad boys have gone through thick and thin with …

This Is The Best Text To Send If You're Mad At Your Partner, According To An Expert

Tell me if this sounds familiar. You're p*ssed at your partner, so you start to compose a text that'll <i>really</i> let them know how you're feeling. You …

Relationships

13,000 Projects Ditched GitHub for GitLab Monday Morning

Gitlab told Motherboard that the company gained 50,000 new projects in the lead up to Microsoft's announcement that it acquired Github.<p>On Monday morning, Microsoft announced that it had acquired the popular collaborative software development platform GitHub for $7.5 billion in Microsoft stock. The …

Udacity and Google launch free career courses for interview prep, resume writing and more

Udacity today announced a new partnership with Google that will make a number of career courses freely available to recent graduates and mid-career professionals. The free career courses, which mark a first for Udacity, will focus on helping employees improve their chances of getting a job, no …