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18 ways to save money in an hour http://gu.com/p/3jzab/fb When the clocks go back this weekend, you can get an extra hour's sleep. Or you could use the bonus 60 minutes to boost your bank balance. Joanne O'Connell makes some suggestions for ways to save and make money in an hour. Photograph: Paul Hackett/Reuters

How the Beatles earned $71 million this year, sort of: http://onforb.es/19uYF8L

An A-Z of modern office jargon. http://gu.com/p/3jmyb/fb Drill down into this guide and you could be talking like a boardroom legend by end of play. Massive yield! Photograph: Alamy/Guardian montage

I am renting out my property and haven't filled in a self-assessment form

<b>Q</b> I have been renting out my flat since October 2010 while I'm studying elsewhere in the country and so far have not completed a self-assessment form for the HMRC. I would like to get to get this addressed as it may be that the flat will continue to be rented for a few more years, and I'd obviously …

JPMorgan agrees $13bn settlement with US Justice Department

JP Morgan, America’s biggest bank, has reached a $13bn deal with US regulators to settle claims that it mis-sold bundles of toxic mortgage debt to investors in the build up to the financial crisis.<p>The settlement, which has yet to be made official, is part of a broader investigation by the US …

This map shows what each country leads the world in: http://f-st.co/7SEBzQs Spain takes the top slot in cocaine use, and Australia has more deadly animals and melanoma than any place else in the world. Now that we know Mongolia leads the globe in velociraptor bones, we will never look at that country the same way again.

9 Lessons From A 10-Time Startup Failure

<i>“Nine out of ten businesses fail; so I came up with a foolproof plan — create ten businesses.”</i>— Robert Kiyosaki<p>Well spoken by Kiyosaki.<p>But what’s it like to live through 10 failed startups and still come out with a 3 million dollar company?<p>Meet Kurt Theobald, Co-Founder and CEO of Classy Llama.<p>Yes …

Ask for new bills and other life hacks for your wallet http://onforb.es/1bbiSji

Tricking battles and extreme Taekwondo - Red Bull Kick It 2013

Eating out in Japanese: a guide to Japan's restaurants

The Japanese love to eat out, and the profusion of culinary options, even in the smallest towns, can be overwhelming. There’s something for every taste and budget, from humble slurp-and-go noodle stands, to refined traditional eateries serving seasonal fare. With Japan’s range of dishes and cooking …

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Top 10 romantic movies

Peter Bradshaw on romantic movies<p>Romantic longing has provided the cinema with some of its most glorious and idealistic movies: Casablanca and Brief Encounter are films with an unabashed, unironic passionate flame at their centre.<p>Movies such as Gone With the Wind and Doctor Zhivago lent something …

Should I use Help to Buy to buy a home?

As the scheme launches, we look at what you need to consider before taking the Help to Buy plunge<p>The second part of the government's Help to Buy scheme has launched. It will offer banks and building societies a taxpayer-backed guarantee to help them make more mortgages available to people with …

Managing your student finances

With a few tricks you can ensure you're not stuck at the checkout with a declined card<p>Plan your spending carefully: the aim is simply to ensure less goes out than comes in. The ruination of many a budget is usually down to either an overestimation of income or an underestimation of outgoings. Money …

Sarah Beeny on how to avoid property market dirty tricks

The property expert gives some pointers on avoiding being ripped off in a rising market.<p>The housing market is picking up again, which means the familiar cast of property nasties - greedy vendors, gazumping buyers and the oily agents in between - are rising like ghouls back from the dead. And they …

The Daily Mail said Ed Miliband's father hated Britain. The public gave its satirical response the hashtag #mydadhatedbritain: http://gu.com/p/3j7ez/tw

The 10 best quotes from financial insiders

As the banking blog comes to an end, here are some choice quotes that epitomise the series from people I interviewed in the finance sector<p>Two years ago this banking blog offered financial insiders "openness in return for anonymity". The response was overwhelming, and now that the blog comes to an …

Miso Ramen With Crispy Pork and Burnt Garlic-Sesame Oil Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients3 pounds pig trotters, split lengthwise or cut crosswise into 1-inch disks (as your butcher to do this for you)2 pounds …

Halal food: a market waiting to be tapped into? http://t.gu.com/pf4Jx Halal meat accounts for up to 15% of meat sales in the UK yet the options for Muslim foodies, or 'haloodies', are limited. Can a new food festival change that?

This is QE in action

Sometimes it isn’t easy to get your head around quantitative easing (QE), tapering, forward guidance and the rest of it. So I’d like to offer a …

The meaning of Lehman

<i>This post was initially published as a series of four posts. For the sake of convenience, I am republishing it in one place.</i><p>FIVE years ago the world …

What we talk about when we talk about bubbles

SINCE March of last year the Case-Shiller 20-city home-price index has risen by 21%. Some of the markets within that index have risen even more; the …

32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

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5 steps to close the gap between you and corporate finance

<b>Some of the sources are:</b><p><b>Venture capitalists</b> – this is usually provided in return for a share of the company and has been used by some of the largest …

16 Things You Should Do At The Start Of Every Work Day

The first few hours of the work day can have a significant effect on your level of productivity over the following eight—so it’s important you have a morning routine that sets you up for success.<p>“Having a good start to the day where you have greater control is critical in achieving better results, …

How the student loan scheme works

Repayments are linked to earnings, but there is a complex formula for calculating interest. Nicole Blackmore explains.<p>Since September 1, 2012, all students in England can apply for tuition loans, covering their course fees, and maintenance loans that help with living costs such as accommodation, …

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5 Things You Don’t Realize About How You Spend Your Time

Getting more out of every day with the help of productivity apps, Tibetan Buddhism, and simulating the workflow of an ER.<p>In his book <i>Wait</i>, Frank Partnoy gives us a question to preface any decision we make: <i>What time-world are you living in?</i><p>Why? Because decisions, like fruit, ripen at different times: …

Who’s More Productive, Introverts Or Extroverts?

Yes. Everyone’s a little introverted. Everyone’s a little extroverted. And everyone can work better by embracing both qualities.<p>“There is no such thing as a pure introvert or extrovert,” observed Carl Jung, the psychologist who popularized the terms. “Such a person would be in the lunatic …

13 Ways College Students Waste Money And Opportunities

While a college degree may give graduates a leg up in their careers, students who graduate with high student loan debt can find that ticket to be a costly one.<p>According to a study by the public policy research organization Demos, student loan debt may be more detrimental to your financial future …

We showed you how to care for introverts, now, here's how to care for extroverts. How does being an extrovert affect your career? http://f-st.co/X6RwGFz