Charles Monroe

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How to Spend the First 30 Minutes of Your Day to Maximize Productivity

How you spend your morning makes or breaks your day.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As entrepreneurs, we often work late into the night, only to roll out of bed the next morning, picking up where we left off. One day bleeds into the next, making it seem as if we're …

Man Who Was Allegedly Stabbed For His Neo-Nazi Haircut Actually Stabbed Himself

Remember that guy on Facebook a couple of weeks ago who said he got stabbed by some stranger because he had a “neo-Nazi” haircut? You’re never going …

Saudi college student in Wisconsin dies after assault near campus: police

A Saudi Arabian student at the University of Wisconsin-Stout died Monday afternoon after being attacked on a main thoroughfare near campus, police and school officials said.<p>Hussain Saeed Alnahdi, 24, was outside Topper's Pizza in downtown Menomonie, Wis., in the early hours of Sunday morning when …

Mayo Clinic

Pipeline Blast in Alabama Injures 7

HELENA, Ala. (AP) — At least seven workers were injured Monday when an explosion occurred along the Colonial Pipeline in rural Alabama, not far where it burst last month, authorities said.<p>The explosion sent flames soaring over the forest about a mile west of where the pipeline burst in September, …

UK spy chief sees growing threat from Russian cyber-attacks, espionage | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Russia is pushing its foreign policy in increasingly aggressive ways including cyber-attacks and espionage, posing a growing threat to Britain and the rest of Europe, the head of Britain’s internal intelligence agency MI5 has said.<p>Andrew Parker the head of M15 is seen attending …

Senate slackers

Mitch McConnell vowed the GOP Senate would be 'working more,' but next year it'll be in session just 31 weeks.<p>Jeb Bush actually went easy on the Senate last month when he described the chamber’s schedule as a “French workweek.”<p>When no crisis is imminent, the Senate’s rhythms are as relaxed as a …

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The One Real Estate Investing "Secret" the Gurus Don't Want You to Know

Whether you’re flipping houses or investing in real estate for the long haul, there are really no “secrets” to success.<p>Forget all those guru offers …

Zig Ziglar

Troy White

Racial Comments Heard by Teenagers on a Daily Basis

<i>Racial Microaggressions</i> is a photo project by Fordham University student Kiyun Kim that addresses the racial comments that she and her peers succumb to on a daily basis. They may not be attacks from organized groups, shunning them for their cultural, ethnic, or religious backgrounds, but the words …

Robert Kiyosaki

How you handle obstacles will determine your ability to achieve success.

Top 10 real estate trends for 2014

(MoneyWatch) If the real estate recovery is a baseball game, we're in the fourth or fifth inning.<p>So what will the rest of the game look like?<p>Experts …

Real Estate

Realestate | Yahoo News - Latest News & Headlines

Jennifer Karmon<p>Kendrick Lamar, deemed “arguably the most talented rapper of his generation” by Rolling Stone last year when he was 27, has written …

Real Estate

9 Ways To Save Money On Your Utilities

Use a programmable thermostat. These are cheap if you don’t have on yet. Having it programmed can save you $180 per year. In the summer you’ll save …

Home Improvement

Fight for Life

Mortgage rates fall to four-month lows

Fixed mortgage rates spiraled down this week amid market speculation that the <b>Federal Reserve</b> will continue to commit to its bond buying purchases …

Freddie Mac

17 Reasons Not To Give Up On Real Estate Investing

<b>How I Bought, Rehabbed, Rented, Refinanced, and Repeated for 14 Rental Properties</b><p>This is the dream right? Going from zero to 10+ rental properties, …

Understanding Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac | PennyMac

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are cornerstones of the mortgage market, yet many Americans are unfamiliar with their roles in the mortgage industry. Keep …

Budget Guide For First Time Homebuyers

Are you getting ready to buy your first home? If so, perhaps this budget guide for first time homebuyers can help you with some of the questions you …

Real Estate

Selling Your Home in Winter or Fall...Good Idea or Not?

It has long been said that listing your home in the fall or winter is a bad idea. Industry experts used to feel that homebuyers took the cold months …

Real Estate

Ten Tips for Selling Your Home | Centsational Style

It seems it’s “tips” week here at CG and today we’re talking about some general suggestions for selling your home. When I say “we” I mean I’ve …

What You Should Know About a Home Before You Buy It

There are some very important things that every buyer should know about a home before signing on the dotted line. Most people, real estate agents …