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8%+ Dividends From My Favorite Sector Now

Today I want to show you a beaten-down sector that has a long history of crushing the market—and 4 funds that should be on your radar now.<p>These 4 funds are a great place to pocket dividends up to 10.9% (or $10,900 a year on a $100k investment) while you wait for the market to realize that it’s …

Biotechnology

Surprising Uses: Your Phone Makes an Excellent AR Tape Measure

Our phones have evolved past a simple pocket computer. They have become more like Swiss Army Knives, opening up possibilities that were previously …

Google Pixel

Guide to Patagonia: what to do, how to do it, and where to stay

Forty years ago this month, Bruce Chatwin visited Patagonia and his subsequent book lit a beacon for the remote region in many travellers’ minds. Chris Moss picks the highlights among its peaks, glaciers and lakes<p>For my first forays into Patagonia, in the 1990s, I left behind my guidebooks and …

Travel sites are swooning over Lexington. Why all the love? And how do we keep it?

Pop icon and painter of soup cans Andy Warhol once famously stated that “everyone would be world famous for 15 minutes.”<p>If that were to include</i> …

Travel

10 Apps That Will Maximize The Power Of Your Mac

Make the most of your personal computing power with this sale.<p>The computer that’s sitting on your desk right now is more powerful that the one that …

Apps

Hero of the Empire

• <b>Author:</b> Candice Millard<p><b>From New York Times bestselling author of Destiny of the Republic and The River of Doubt, a thrilling narrative of Winston Churchill's extraordinary and little-known exploits during the Boer War</b> <b></b><br>At age twenty-four, Winston Churchill was utterly convinced it was his destiny to …

The South’s Prettiest Towns 2018

The South is full of small towns, packed with charm and nestled in enchanting scenery.<p>There’s not just one thing that makes the South so beautiful. …

North Carolina

Dear Dana Loesch: How Do You Sleep at Night?

An open letter to the NRA’s top apologist: You are contemptible. You don’t scare me, and neither do your sick fans.<p>Dear Dana,<p>I live with my family in …

2 Unknown but Intriguing Marijuana Stocks Worth Following

You may not have heard of these pot stocks before, but they could soon be turning heads.<p>The marijuana industry is budding before our eyes, and …

There are 6 major choices for streaming live TV over the internet — here's how they compare

An increasing number of tech companies are trying to attract the millions of "cord-cutters" who have ditched traditional cable TV for internet-based replacements.<p>Relative newcomers like Hulu and Google's YouTube are breaking in, while old-school heavies like Sony, Dish Network, and AT&T have been …

Televisions

10 High-Risk, High-Reward Stocks to Buy Now

The conventional wisdom about investing says to manage risk or avoid it. Buy solid companies. Hold for the long term. “It’s far better to buy a …

Boost the Returns on Your Cash in Retirement

Safe places to stash your cash, from money market funds to stable value funds, are yielding more than they have in years. It pays for retirees to …

5 Dirt-Cheap Index Funds That Invest in Dividend Stocks

Dividend investors typically rely on their regular income payments to either pay the bills or grow their nest eggs via reinvestment. Either way, it’s …

Investing

Iceland’s Wild Beauty in 26 Photos

Situated between Europe and North America, in the north Atlantic Ocean and very close to the Arctic Circle, Iceland is probably the most unique and …

Northern Lights

The security gadgets and apps you need to keep your information safe

Protect your information.<p>With new data breaches constantly making headlines, you know about the need to secure your online accounts. But hackers aren't the only threat to your personal information. Burglars could steal sensitive papers from your home, snoopers could raid your trash, and companies …

The Risk Of The Roth IRA Revolution

Roth conversions could fund the new GOP tax cuts; this is good for the national debt.<p>With the death of the Roth recharacterization, investors are …

How To Spot Wide-Moat Stocks

Companies with moats generate superior shareholder returns over the long run.<p>Long-term investors should be extremely selective and focused on …

The Best Marijuana Stocks to Buy in 2018

These pot stocks all have one big thing in common: location.<p>In case you hadn't noticed, the marijuana industry is absolutely on fire. According to …

Cannabis

The 13 Best Carry-On Backpacks to Buy in 2018

Although there are plenty of wheeled baggage options, travelers who prefer the traditional route of carrying their carry-on luggage have a wide range …

Shopping

20 essential Mac keyboard shortcuts to save you a click

Power to your fingertips.<p>The right keyboard shortcuts can save you a huge amount of time. Whether you're browsing the web or editing a document, these commands will cut the precious moments you spend reaching for the mouse and sifting through menus. Over hours, days, and weeks, that saved time …

10 Places in Europe Still (Mostly) Undiscovered by Tourists

France, Spain, and Italy have long taken the limelight when it comes to popular travel destinations in Europe, but some of the continent’s most …

European Travel

The 10 Best Dividend Growth Stocks Near Their 52-Week Lows

Several high-quality dividend growth stocks have under-performed the S&P 500 so far this year.<p>The following 10 stocks are trading within 10% of their …

Investing

The Best Travel Websites You've Never Heard Of

In the old days, vacation planning was practically a workout. To land a good deal, you had to keep your eyes peeled for newspaper ads and hit up …

Online

Buyer’s Guide: Travel, Rescue, and Medical Evacuation Insurance

It’s an unexplained phenomenon, but as soon as people set out on a vacation they assume they’re shielded from harm by an invisible bubble. That …

Physiology

5 Job-Hunting Sites You Should Know About

In the market for a new role? These online resources can help.<p>Although networking is a proven way to go about getting a job, if you're new to the …

7 East Coast Kit Home Companies

The all-American concept of the Kit Home had its heyday in the first half of the 20th century and used to be restricted to the world of log cabins and kit houses sold through Sears mail-order catalogs. But now, there are a number of new players on the market that are bringing the concept to the …

New Hampshire

The Most Beautiful Place in Every U.S. State

The Unites States is one of the world's most beautiful countries, and much of that beauty comes from how varied its landscapes are from state to state. Be it Alaska's glaciers, Colorado's mountains, or Florida's beaches, the geography of America is as diverse as it is stunning. Picking just 50 …

National Parks

Great travel apps to make your trip easy and fun [Tech Travel Tips]

You already have all the travel gadgets you need for a successful and relaxed trip. Today we’re going to look at travel apps. Specifically, apps that make your trip better and easier, like great city guides.<p>We’ll also showcase apps that work around limitations you face while traveling, like a lack …

Apps