Irene Ng

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Forex: An Introduction; FX Market; Advantages Of Forex Trading

Forex, or foreign exchange, is the buying of 1 currency with that of another. Although it is called foreign exchange, this is just a relative term. …

Follow the f/8 Rule to Shoot Excellent Street Photos on the Go

Your camera’s manual exposure settings can be complicated. Rules of thumb are useful for figuring out the right settings to go with. For example, if …

Using Google Spreadsheet to Track a Stock Portfolio

Today we’re going to geek out in a spreadsheet because I was talking with some friends over at The Motley Fool and mentioned that I use a Google …

4 Websites to Help Quit Your Job and Start a Business

Quitting your job to become an entrepreneur in charge of a successful company is possible with these 5 great business sites.

Employment

10 Weirdly Cool DIY Tricks That’ll Keep Your Hair Color from Fading

Get thee hair to the kitchen, stat.<p>Whether you just spent half your rent money on a killer dye job, or your entire Sunday morning on a five-step hair-coloring kit, your emotional response will be the same: This shit better last. Sadly, it won't (even most permanent colors start fading within six …

Hair

One Million Cybersecurity Job Openings In 2016

If you are thinking about a career change in 2016, then you might want to have a look at the burgeoning cybersecurity market which is expected to grow from $75 billion in 2015 to $170 billion by 2020.<p>A knack for cat and mouse play may indicate that you have an aptitude for cybersecurity. It is a …

Employment

16 Healthy Smoothies That Look Just As Good As They Taste

Because it's time to stop denying that almost everything is for Instagram.

Breakfast

This Is the Ingredient You Should Be Rubbing on Your Steak

Coffee — It’s one of the staples of our lives. Any task seems easier with a steaming latte in hand. Have you ever tried eating it though? Not <i>coffee-flavored</i> food like ice cream. Actual fresh-ground coffee. Sound strange? Yeah, we though so too, until we mixed it with chili, sugar and spices and …

Recipes

This week’s Mutual Funds and ETF stories

Don’t miss these top money and investing features:<p>Index funds, your retirement, and Donald Trump<br>• Americans worry more about their finances than …

Mike Maloney's Top 10 Reasons To Buy Gold & Silver

As Mike "Hidden Secrets Of Money" Maloney has said many times before, <b>the economic crisis of 2008 was only a speed bump on the way to the main event</b>. …

50 Summer Salads You'll Actually Enjoy Eating

No more sad, wilted greens.<p>No more sad, wilted greens.

Healthy Eating

Free Cash Flow Opportunities: 3 Companies That Are Doing Well Now But Are Distrusted By The Market

<b>David Pearl:</b> At Epoch Investment Partners we’ve tried to take advantage of a couple of inefficiencies. What we look for are companies that generate free cash, because we believe that cash is the ultimate metric for success and creation of value for shareholders. If you own a business, forget about …

This Kit For A DIY Water Filter Cleans Your Water Without Any Chemicals

It’s a lot easier to clean your water when you can do it using local materials.<p>Getting a drink of water in rural Kenya might mean a six-mile walk to a well. But a new kit for a DIY water filter makes it possible to cheaply purify polluted water from nearby sources instead.<p>Most water filters rely on …

The Best Ways to Invest $5,000

You've padded your emergency fund, paid off your debt and saved up a few thousand dollars -- $5,000 to be exact -- that you're ready to invest. But …

How To Invest In Stocks, Bonds And More: What You Need To Know To Get Started

The term “investing” can strike fear into many people. But if you start small and work with a professional who can help guide your investment choices, it doesn’t have to be unnerving.<p>Paul Foster, a wealth management advisor with Northwestern Mutual, explains that you don’t need a big chunk of money …

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Commodity Channel Index (CCI)

Using the Commodity Channel Index<p><b>Q.</b> What are Trading Channels or Bands?<p><b>A:</b> These are basically two parallel lines drawn to the moving average, one …

Fearing a market downturn? Here’s a strategy for you

Pity the poor stock investors with nothing to protect them from the next bear market.<p>Six years of nearly unbroken gains may have restored confidence in financial markets, but the good times can't roll forever. The reversal, when it comes, could be big.<p>In the 2008 panic, the drop from the market …

Insider Traders Made Some Easy Money on Stock Offerings

Here is a trade that is almost guaranteed to make money, though it is also double super illegal.

85 Homemade Pasta Sauce Recipes That Aren't Marinara

These non-marinara, creative pasta recipes will come in handy when you want to give red sauce a rest.<p>We'll always love marinara, but it's time we started seeing other sauces. From vibrantly green pesto to fiery chili oil, these pasta toppers are perfect for when you need a break from the red sauce.

Cooking

These Illustrations Reveal What Kissing, Drinking, And Pain Sound Like Around The World

Giving your husband’s face a smack has a drastically different meaning in France than it does elsewhere. Instead of the ‘mwah’ sound Americans use to mimic kissing, French people opt for the sound of a word synonymous with slapping and heroin. And kissing is but one of many noisemaking actions that …

This Is How Much Money the Average Entrepreneur Starts With (Infographic) | Inc.com

The majority of entrepreneurs set out to create a company with $10,000 or less. That's according to a recent Intuit survey of 500 small businesses across the country. The survey results also revealed that three quarters of those business owners relied on their own savings to get started. Meanwhile, …

Small Business

24 hours with a super rich family's concierge - CNNMoney

About<p>Bryan<p>A 10,000 square-foot home doesn’t take care of itself, and many of the uber wealthy families who own them don’t want to tend to them either. So they hire people like Bryan Peele to make their homes run like five-star hotels.<p>As an estate manager, he takes care of everything from overseeing …

The Secret Art of the Follow-up Email | Inc.com

For years I'd been doing something that just came naturally to me when sending (or responding to) sales or pitch emails. That thing was sending a follow-up email. And I recently realized that more than 75 percent of the 2,000 deals I've landed over the years have come from sending follow-up …

The 1 Email That Every Salesperson Must Master | Inc.com

In "How to Write a Killer Sales Email," I explained how to use email to start up an email dialogue with a potential customer. This post describes the other end of that sales process--the email you send to close the deal.<p>A proposal email is different from the formal sales proposal written in …