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Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac offer home loans for 3% down

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac announced new products for homebuyers on a budget.<p>For just a 3 percent down payment, certain consumers can now get a loan from both government-sponsored lenders for a home purchase or refinance transaction, which means the agency will finance up to 97 percent …

Real Estate

OMG! Macaulay Culkin Turned Down A Starring Role In "The Big Bang Theory"

Bazinga! It could have been a really different show.

Macaulay Culkin

I Was Sure I Wanted Kids. How Could I Fall For Someone Who Wasn’t?

Nicole Xu for BuzzFeed News<p><b>The past came up again</b> on the patio of an almost-empty restaurant overlooking the harbor, where we were having a late …

San Francisco

These 20 pictures will teach you more than reading 100 books

“Art isn’t only a painting. Art is anything that’s creative, passionate, and personal. An artists is someone who uses bravery, insight, creativity, …

Motivation

A letter to… my friend with benefits

I’ve just seen you again after about 10 years, three marriages and four children between us, and it feels as if nothing has changed. But of course it has. We’re in our 40s now; both older, a bit fatter (well, me, certainly), a bit more jaded. Those heady days of our 20s are well and truly behind …

Relationships

“This Is Bigger Than Myself”: How the Women of the U.S. Gymnastics Team Found Their Voice

As new accusers continue to emerge in the wake of Larry Nassar’s abhorrent crimes, gymnastics—and the idea of girlhood that the sport perpetuates—is undergoing a revolution.<p>Few icons of American girlhood are as symbolically complex as elite gymnasts. They appear on the mat as tiny shining birds: …

These secret Netflix codes unlock hidden show and movie categories

The recommended content on your Netflix account comes from a complicated algorithm analyzing your viewing history.<p>And unless you are sharing your …

10 Rules for Effective Facebook Marketing [Infographic]

"Focus on your fans first," begins a Visme infographic that offers tips on Facebook marketing, based on an article by Mike Gingerich.<p>That may have …

7 Signs You're Focused on Stuff That Doesn't Matter

A CEO unloads on entrepreneurs who are more interested in "playing startup" than actually building a business.<p>Startups are sexy. With a Facebook movie, an HBO show, and a sitting president musing about his possible future career as a VC, there's no denying it.<p>That's both good and bad news. It's …

7 Ways to Be a More Loving Partner

You may already be rolling your eyes at the vast oversimplification of this title…and if you were to go back to read the many articles I’ve written …

Self-help

The 29 richest people in America

This comes from new data provided to Business Insider by Wealth-X, a company that conducts research on the super-wealthy, featured in our recent ranking of the world's richest people. Wealth-X maintains a database of dossiers on more than 110,000 ultra-high-net-worth people, using a proprietary …

Jeff Bezos

These are the top 5 most liveable cities

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has released its Global Liveability Ranking 2015, which assesses which locations around the world provide the …

Kate Moss, Miley Cyrus, and More Nearly Naked Stars in W

Models Lily Aldridge, Emily Ratajkowski, and Chrissy Teigen aren’t the first to strip down for W magazine. Here, a round up of the best undressed stars.

5 Men's Haircuts That Will Never Go Out of Style

Trends come and go. These cuts last forever.<p>What do the mullet, the ponytail, and the bowl cut have in common? For a while, some men decided they looked good. And they were wrong even then.<p>What do the following five men's haircuts have in common? They have always looked good, and they always …

Samsung just fit 16 terabytes into a 2.5-inch SSD

Samsung’s big news today may have mostly involved huge phones, but that’s not all the hardware giant is unveiling today: The company today announced a <i>16 terabyte</i> flash memory drive.<p>The announcement is particularly significant because though flash memory is known for its speed, it doesn’t generally …

Warren Buffett’s Money Tips to Master Before Your 40s

We should all be as successful and prosperous as Warren Buffett. At around $66 billion, his net worth seems to get larger and larger as time passes — …

15 Words You Need To Eliminate From Your Vocabulary To Sound Smarter

Newsprint is on life support, emojis are multiplying faster than hungry Gremlins and 300 million people worldwide strive to make their point in 140 or fewer characters.<p>People don’t have the time or the attention span to read any more words than necessary. You want your readers to hear you out, …

14 Ways to Invest for Income Without Stocks

Here are 14 ideas for generating income in seven broad categories—and none involves any common stocks. As always with investment decisions, consider …

Best and Worst Terms for Your Résumé

In a recent CareerBuilders survey, over 2,200 hiring managers were asked to rank the terms they typically see in resumes as good or bad terms to use. The results are worth noting if you are currently submitting résumés for job opportunities.<p><b>The 15 Best Résumé Terms</b><p>These are the 15 terms those …

Employment

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing