Christine Seta

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8 Worst of the Worst Ingredients in Processed Foods

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Processed foods are loaded with preservatives, artificial colors, and artificial flavorings, which is one of the reasons that I …

iOS 9.3: Here are the best features you can get right now

A new iOS update is here for your iPhone, iPad and iPod. iOS 9.3 is now available for and includes welcome upgrades that'll help you sleep better and stay organized. If you haven't already downloaded it, here's how.<p>iOS 9.3 is arriving on your iOS devices now, as free update. Let's take a look at …

iOS 9 review: Making the basics work even better

iOS 9 is deceptive. When Apple first publicly trotted out the update at WWDC a few months back, it seemed happy to hang its hat on just a few new features: Apple News, better Maps and an improved Notes app. After using the betas for months and putting in still more time with the final, …

Improve Your iPhone’s Battery Life With This One Simple Step

According to Tim Cook at Apple’s Special Event on September 9, the iPhone is the move beloved smartphone in the world. That’s a pretty bold statement… if it weren’t so darn true. Alas, our love for our tech isn’t perfect, because, well, the phone itself isn’t perfect. One of the biggest complaints …

Can You Afford Not to Have Health Insurance?

1 in 4 Americans have no insurance and would lose almost all savings to pay their medical bills. Can you afford to not have health insurance? WebMD takes a look.

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

An Easy Way to Save on Homeowners Insurance

Boost your home-insurance deductible and you’ll not only reduce your premiums but also avoid filing small claims that could cause a rate hike.<p><i>How</i> …

Use This International Tipping Guide And You'll Never Look Cheap Again

When it comes to tipping in the U.S., the bill changes with just about every region or even by state. New Yorkers are generous with 20%, while a couple down South might balk at paying anything more than 15% for average service.<p>But what about the rest of the world? Whether you're traveling on …

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10 Best Headphones for Your Workout

10 Best Workout Headphones<p>1. Yurbuds Inspire Duro<p>2. Klipsch S4<p>3. Etymotic MC5<p>4. Bose MIE2i<p>5. Philips ActionFit Sports<p>6. AfterShokz<p>7. Polk Audio …

10 Annoying Hotel Fees and How to Avoid Them

Here's how to escape some extra charges and how to make sure you don't get stuck paying for amenities that you don't use.<p>Hotels collect more than $1 …

Emerging market growth story dies | Financial Times

An uncomfortable truth is making itself felt around the world of emerging market investors: the emerging market growth story is dead.<p>This is not to …

Smart Reasons to Lease Your Next Car

If you always have a car payment, you're a good candidate for leasing instead of buying.<p>Quick quiz: Do you typically trade in for new wheels before …

Health Insurance Options for Early Retirees

Starting in January, you can buy coverage on a state exchange, regardless of your health.<p><i>I plan to retire next February and was wondering what my</i> …

6 Sneaky Cancer Culprits

In the catalog of carcinogens, the sun is anything but subtle. It's big, it's bright, and come June, it's practically begging you to embrace those …

How much to tip everyone

Slide 1 of 12<p>Americans are becoming a little bit more European: We’re tipping less.<p>In fact, 75% of Americans tip less than 20% in most restaurants, …

Investment Management In Retirement

Investment management is a complex business, sometimes unnecessarily so. Like any sector of the economy, it has entrenched interests who gain from keeping the mystique level high and barriers to entry intact.<p>The first step for retirees, then, is to understand the players and their motivations. …

God's Word on Abortion

<b>Q</b>. Besides the Ten Commandments, where in the Bible can I find God's word on abortion? He has been dealing with me to spread the word that abortion …

The Truth About Paying Down Your Mortgage Early

<b>Most months we manage to cover our costs and have a little extra left over. Sometimes I send the bank an extra $500 or $1,000 toward paying down our mortgage balance, which has another 21 years to go. Once I sent close to $5,000. Does this make sense? - Manny T., Chicago, IL</b><p>Dear …

4 Ways Early Claimers Can Boost Social Security Benefits

Regret taking Social Security early? These moves can hike your lifetime benefit.<p>Delay, delay, delay. That's what most experts advise when it comes to …

Top business accessories for your phone, tablet

Richard LaBar has long ditched his heavy laptop in favor of a lightweight iPad mini.<p>"I won't travel without it," says LaBar, who totes around the 7.9-inch tablet (from $329) as owner of LaBar Golf Renovations, based in Bernardsville, N.J.<p>LaBar, 43, uses the pint-sized tablet from Apple for e-mail, …

7 Websites to Help You Manage Your Finances Online

Technology has provided us with a number of ways to stay on top of what’s happening in our lives. This, of course, includes our finances. There are a …

How to Handle Car Dealers

Call several dealers in advance to negotiate prices over the phone and get firm offers via e-mail.<p>Most people have a love-hate relationship with car …

What Happens to Credit Card Rewards When You Die?

If you are like me you’ve spent a chunk of your time over the last several years earning big sign up bonuses from credit card companies. I’ve got …

DAVID BIANCO: Get Ready For The S&P 500 To Hit 2,000

"We introduce a 2014 end target of 1850 and a 2015 end target of 2000 as the S&P PE climbs from about 15x today to 16x or higher," wrote Bianco in a new note to clients.<p>That may sound bullish, but those numbers are actually relatively cautious. Garthwaite sees the S&P at 1,900 by the end of next …

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Use This Tipping Guide And You'll Never Look Cheap Again

According to the rest of the world, Americans (more specifically, New Yorkers) are the most generous tippers out there.<p>But even within the U.S., tipping etiquette changes in just about every region. It may be customary to leave an extra 20% for your waiter in Manhattan, but a waiter in Atlanta may …

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Install multiple apps with ease with Get Mac Apps

Dear recent graduate,<p>First off, congratulations. Secondly, allow me to ask: did you, perchance, receive a shiny, new MacBook for your scholastic achievements? Would you like to quickly and painlessly install a number of the more popular Mac apps on it this summer before heading off to college or …

How Retirees Pay Zero Taxes

Don’t let this out to anyone on the Senate Finance Committee, but rich old people who set up their portfolios a certain way get away with murder on their tax returns.<p>No, the portfolio does not have to be tucked away in the Cayman Islands. It can be invested through a U.S. brokerage account in …

Whole Life Insurance Tax Disasters

I really hate it when somebody takes a tax hosing, because they bought life insurance. It must happen a lot, because I regularly see Tax Court decisions on it. I have to assume that the published decisions represent the tip of iceberg.<p><b>What happens?</b><p>From the taxpayer point of view, the typical …