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Can you really lease a BMW i3 for $54 per month?

Buying an electric car second hand seems to be a popular thing as of late, with prices being so low that pre-owned EVs are hard to pass up. However, …

New Jersey

Mil-Spec Hummer H1 Is A Superstar SUV We Want In Our Garage

We never knew we wanted an H1 until today.<p>Ah, the H1. One tough vehicle to like, or not like, depending on your taste. The Hummer brand’s first born …

Urban Culture

The ultimate packing list for your trip to Italy

Ciao a tutti! That’s <b>hello everyone</b> in Italian.<p>I’m sure you are excited to be be heading to Italy and you should be! Italy is such a vibrant country …

Italy

Nearly Half of U.S. Adults Lack Basic Social Security Knowledge

In the dark about Social Security? Apparently, you're in good company.<p>Millions of retirees depend on Social Security to pay the bills, so much so …

Retirement

A new Wi-Fi system could help your home network, if companies sign on

The Wi-Fi Alliance wants to standardize home mesh networks.<p>The devices in your home come from different manufacturers, and that’s usually fine. You might have a Samsung smart television, a TP-Link router, and an iPhone, but they can probably all connect to your Wi-Fi network. That’s one of the nice …

Wi-Fi

How to Invest $1,000 a Month

Here's your step-by-step guide to building lasting wealth.<p>If you invested $1,000 per month and earned the historic market return, how much money …

Retirement

Buy one rental property a year to help build your wealth

To make a rental property purchase successful, owners must find a bargain — paying no more than 80 percent of the home’s value when factoring in purchase price, closing costs and renovations. But what happens when an owner wants to own multiple rental properties? How does someone go about acquiring …

Real Estate

How to Lease a $50,000 BMW for Less Than a Subway Pass

Mike Piccolo got a call from a friend about a deal on a new BMW with a price so cheap he thought it was a joke.<p>The 45-year-old financial advisor from …

Electric Vehicles

8 reasons you should buy Apple's most basic iPad instead of an iPad Pro

Apple currently sells four iPad models: the iPad Mini 4, the iPad, and two versions of the iPad Pro.<p>Unless you're into the "mini" form factor, though, most people will probably choose between the normal 9.7-inch iPad with the two iPad Pro models.<p><b>Here are 8 reasons you should buy the most basic iPad</b> …

IPad Pro

This Map Shows How Long $1 Million in Retirement Savings Will Last In Every State

The differences are startling.<p>Location, location, location. It’s the battle hymn for buying real estate and – it turns out – a huge factor for …

Retirement

617-HP 2019 BMW M5 Competition is the Most Powerful BMW Yet

New variant also gets suspension upgrades<p>The standard F90-generation BMW M5 has already done much to erase the memory of the numb-feeling last-gen model, thanks to improved driving dynamics, a trick all-wheel-drive system with rear-drive mode, and 600 hp on tap. But BMW has more up its sleeve for …

BMW

This Is Your Path to the $1,000-Per-Hour Mindset

If you don't value your time, who will?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If I asked you the question “How much for an hour of your time?” would you reflexively know the answer? If I were a betting man, I would lay odds that almost everyone reading this wouldn’t have a …

Lawn Mowing

6 Big Career Mistakes That Can Sabotage Your Future

Failure is the key to success; each mistake teaches us something.<p>If there's one thing we all have in common, it's that we all make mistakes--some because of inexperience, some because we don't yet know what we know, and some, unfortunately, that we repeat again and again until we finally learn …

Self-improvement

2018 Mercedes S560 4Matic Coupe Review: A Great Reason to Redistribute Global Wealth

Once hunger is a thing of the past, drivers of Mercedes-Benz's indulgent coupe will be able to motor guilt-free.<p>Mercedes Benz<p>Ben KeeshinView Ben …

Mercedes-Benz

We compared the Surface Book 2 and the MacBook Pro — and it's clear which laptop you should get

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Best Buy

MacBook Pro

Window-tint tech comes out of the darkness

Understand how modern window tinting works and you'll love your car inside and out.<p>At a quick glance, window tint just looks like a dyed plastic sheet. But at $100 a yard, the new films are actually thin, transparent sheets of nanotechnology.<p>What was once a market dominated by darkness now also …

Hung Up

The founder of Edible Arrangements moved from Pakistan to the US at 13, borrowed money to open a single flower shop, and built it into a $600 million business

Tariq Farid was only 13 when his family moved from Pakistan to Connecticut. He started working at a flower shop to make money. And at 17, he opened his own.<p>Farid is the founder and CEO of Edible Arrangements. He cornered a market that no one knew even existed: baskets of fruits carved to look like …

Entrepreneurship

Mercedes Flexperience subscriptions: Drive a different car each month

Flat-fee program planned for the U.S. sometime this year<p>Mercedes-Benz will soon jump into the U.S. car subscription pool. Carmakers like Audi, Cadillac and Porsche, as well as tech companies like Clutch Technologies and Flexdrive, have already begun trialing multi-vehicle subscription services …

How You Can Deduct That New Car -- up to 100 Percent! -- on Your 2017 Tax Returns

The Trump tax plan offers deductions for SUVs, trucks and passenger cars.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As part of the new “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act," many entrepreneurs may not realize how much more they can deduct for 2017 new car purchases on their tax returns, due …

This app uses machine learning and AR to teach you how to draw

For some people drawing comes naturally. But, if you’re anything like me, your stick figures look like misshapen horrors for whom death would surely be a relief. Enter Sketch AR: the AI-powered app that aims to make you a better artist regardless of your current skill.<p>The idea is pretty simple: you …

What to See in Paris in 4 Days - The Perfect Long-Weekend Guide to Paris

<b>One of my very favourite times of the year to visit Paris is in August. I love August because Parisians leave the city for their summer holiday and</b> …

Welcome to Ferrari Land where the cars are as fast as they are stylish - Luxurylaunches

If Disneyland is too passé for you and your high-flying lifestyle, you may want to consider a trip to Europe where Ferrari’s fast cars have inspired …

2018 Mercedes-AMG S63 First Test: Burning Rubber in Style

Can a midcycle refresh make the S63 significantly quicker?<p>It’s hard to overstate how incredible the sixth-generation Mercedes-Benz S-Class is. The interior’s opulence is more in line with a Bentley or Rolls-Royce than a BMW 7 Series, yet we tested a 2014 S63 hitting 60 mph in 3.7 seconds. Toss the …

These 10 Unique Cameras Take Digital Photography to the Next Level

Forget about the usual point and shoots and spice things up a little with a beautiful piece of technology that really stands out. From instant …

2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Refresh Doubles Down on Luxury

More power, more standard features, and more technology<p>Past versions of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class have generally been solid cars, but they haven’t always felt particularly special. With the 2015 redesign of the C-Class, however, that all changed. Not only does it now look like a smaller S-Class, …

What a Week-Long All-Inclusive Vacation Costs in Top Destinations

All-inclusive resorts run the gamut, from intimate properties with high-end facilities to cheap hotels with a party atmosphere. Whether in lush St. …

Los Cabos

Watch this hybrid Range Rover Sport take on the most dangerous road in the world

Land Rover shows its mettle by driving the Range Rover P400e up to China’s Heaven’s Gate<p>In a bid to prove the Range Rover Sport plug-in hybrid (PHEV) …

$199 Lease Deals for February 2018

The automotive industry settles into the core of the leasing year in February. The previous model year’s inventory is pretty much all cleared away, the gift-giving holidays are a couple of months behind us, and the President’s Day long weekend provides a bonus shopping opportunity. And if you’re …

Personal Finance

Spied! Next-Gen Porsche 911 Turbo Caught Once Again

Iconic sports car conducts winter testing in icy conditions<p>The next-generation Porsche 911 Turbo has been caught once more by our spy photographers. This time, the hotter 911 variant is seen testing in the icy conditions of the frozen north complete with the requisite equipment. Just like before, …

Sports Cars