Daniel McCarter

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How to Make Money in Real Estate Passively

Ever wonder how to make money in real estate passively? Passive income, as many imagine, through real estate is when you make income without any …

Real Estate

The secret to wealth I learned from a Nobel Prize Winner

A simple equation can be the key to wealth. Source: Flickr/Marco<p>We thought we were hot stuff…<p>In 1985, Goldman Sachs plucked me from Northwestern …

How To Spot The Stock Market's Trend Before It Is Obvious To All

Being early not only is rewarding, but also puts us in a desirable mental position to understand and take advantage of a market’s trend and subsequent moves. The past year’s up-down-flat market has been associated with numerous fundamental uncertainties, leading to a wide range of “forecasts” that …

The best bourbon on the market right now

The experts over at FindTheBest determined the best bottles of bourbon that money can buy. They looked at recent expert scores and spirits-competition judgings to come up with their Smart Rating scale. We used price to break ties, with a cheaper bottle ranking higher than a more expensive one.<p>A …

12 investing books to read if you want to get rich

"On average, millionaires invest 20% of their household income each year. Their wealth isn't measured by the amount they make each year, but by how they've saved and invested over time," writes Ramit Sethi in his New York Times bestseller, "I Will Teach You To Be Rich."<p>To help you get started, we …

Why You Should Start Doing EMOM Workouts ASAP

It stands for 'Every Minute on the Minute'—and it's one of the best training formulas for getting lean<p>I’ve been working out since I was 14 years old, and I’ve been a fitness professional since 2005. At the age of 33, I have almost 20 years of training experience under my belt, and I’ve officially …

Workouts

A personality test used by major companies screens leaders for these 18 traits

The report, which includes clients' ratings in 18 key areas such as decisiveness and the ability to handle sensitive problems, is based on years of research on the factors that go into effective management. The CPI 260 and the reports that come with the results are used by major companies including …

25 Habits That Will Make You Smarter

Want to expand your mind? A little bit of effort every day goes a long way.<p>In the Quora thread, “What would you do to be a little smarter every …

Khan Academy Finally Comes to the iPad, Includes 150,000+ Learning Exercises

The Khan Academy is a non-profit which aims to “build a free, world-class education” for student of all ages, accessible to anyone with internet …

Here's What 13 Top Wall Street Pros Are Predicting For Stocks In 2015

The S&P 500 closed the year at 2,058, above the year-end forecast of all but one strategist — FundStrat's Tom Lee.<p>For 2015, Wall Street sees stocks gaining some ground, but few strategists are calling for the fourth straight year of double-digit gains from stocks.<p>The average year-end target on the …

Investing Opportunists Are Drooling Over One Sector Of The Stock Market

Crude oil prices fell 42 percent in the fourth quarter. The fallout on corporate bottom lines isn't yet known, but forecasts suggest it will be severe. Energy sector earnings are seen down 19.6 percent in the fourth quarter, according to Thomson Reuters data; on Oct. 1, the consensus estimate was …

Stock Markets

Seasonal Sweet Spot For Small Stocks

Studies show that one of the most persistent patterns investors follow is ‘chasing performance’. It’s most prevalent at this time of year. Investors shop for next year’s winners from the lists of the best performing stocks or mutual funds of the previous year. They switch from the successful …

Ten warning signs of a market crash in 2015

Stock markets opened lower on the first day of trading of 2015, and the credit markets that forewarned the 2007 crash are showing signs of strain<p>The FTSE 100 slid on the first day of trading in 2015. Here are 10 warning signs that the markets may drop further.<p>Vix fear gauge<p>For five years, investor …

10 Surefire Ways To Build Your Wealth In 2015

<i>Be sure to check out the related story, 10 Surefire Ways To Boost Your Productivity in 2015.</i><p>A new year brings renewed energy to strive for one’s goals and dreams. And key to that pursuit is money.<p>Whether you’ve set your sights on launching a business, taking a trip to Patagonia, or buying a house, …

My Expected Investment Changes In 2015

I make investment changes at a glacial speed. The last change was about five years ago when I combined micro-cap stocks with small-cap value stocks to reduce the number of funds in the portfolio. Before that, I eliminated a preferred stock allocation, which was fortunately done right before the …

The Science of Building a Better Six-Pack

Discover the best ways to melt your middle and chisel a rock-hard core<p>The fitness industry is a crazy business, especially when it comes to abs. For example, if you want to reveal your six-pack, you generally have two product choices.<p><i>1. The too-easy-to-work method.</i>You know this better as "5-minute …

Exercise

20 Colorado Places That Will Literally Take Your Breath Away

Please forgive if this is long-winded. ;) There's a lot to see when you're always so high up in such a delightful state. Let GEICO take you there.

The 20 Best Running Songs of All-Time

Head outdoors, hit the pavement, and press play<p><b>1. Bruce Springsteen: Born to Run</b>No man has ever been as adept as The Boss at capturing the feeling of escape in rock music. Propelled by the ace rhythm section of the E-Street Band, “Born to Run” is Springsteen’s most enduring anthem—a call to arms …

Music

Morning Workout

Last night I watched a little SNL (2 weeks in a row) to see Will Farrell and Green Day...there were a few good skits. I liked the stupid funeral skit if you saw the show - particularly the random guy that just came in and threw the mic on the ground.<p>After that I started reading a book called, "The …

Workouts

The Best Supplements for Men

Want to improve your health, brain power and sex life? These healthy supplements have been vetted by scientific research. If you seek help in pill form, start here<p>Here’s a secret that you probably won’t hear from your friends at the gym: As long as you’re eating a healthy, balanced diet, there’s a …

Nutrition

Apprenticeships ensure that young people in Switzerland are employable

Imagine a teenager advising a hedge fund client or running a retail phone store.<p>It may sound like a class project, but at Credit Suisse and Swisscom, up to 800 teens take on responsibilities like these throughout their three-year apprenticeship at each company.<p>In Switzerland, small and large …

The 20 Best Wines Under $20

While it's easy to just follow the crowd and go for the $16,000 bottle of Henri Jayer Richebourg Grand Cru with your grilled cheese, sometimes your budget may call for something a little more on the affordable side. But that doesn't mean you have to sacrifice quality.<p>That's why we brought on our …

Hearst Magazines

Have More Energy All Day Long

Consider your energy crisis solved. We provide a quick fix—or at least a work-around—for each power suck in your life<p>You're so predictable. Every day, you run out of steam, lose juice, or otherwise hit the wall at nearly the exact same times.<p>How do we know? Because it happens to everyone. Okay, …

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Hearst Magazines

Be A Smartphone Ninja

Use these tricks to make the most of the supercomputer in your pocket<p>Using your mobile device to its full potential is about more than downloading apps—you need to use the built-in hardware in clever ways. “These things are computers you hold in the palm of your hand, and they’re more powerful than …

Mobile Photography