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11 Top High-Dividend-Yield ETFs for Income Investors

<i>Exchange-traded funds are gaining prominence as preferred investment vehicles for part-time investors seeking a simple way to diversify their</i> …

Investing

The Definitive Guide: How to Value a Stock

Investors need to have several tools in their toolbox when it comes to properly valuing stocks.<p>Investors who want to sport market-beating returns …

Quantum computers 'one step closer'

<b>Quantum computing has taken a step forward with the development of a programmable quantum processor made with silicon.</b><p>The team used microwave energy to align two electron particles suspended in silicon, then used them to perform a set of test calculations.<p>By using silicon, the scientists hope that …

Retirement: Where Could You Get Safe 6% Income?

The stock market was on a roll all year long last year, and the rally continues in the new year. Most investors love the idea of rising markets and …

40 Tourist Scams to Avoid During Your Travels

Traveling is stressful. The last thing you want to worry about is getting scammed by crooks on the street. Your best tool? Knowledge. Know how they …

Identity Theft

How to lose weight and look better naked

How to lose weight and look better naked<p>An incredible amount of time, dedication and commitment goes into working out to get fit and what good is all …

Opinion: Tony Robbins: 7 questions you must ask to keep a financial adviser honest

This is the first of a series of articles from life- and business strategist Tony Robbins on sharpening your investing and personal-finance …

Retirement

A 10-Minute Cardio Workout You Can Do with Minimal Space

It's a Thursday at 8 P.M. and you really don't want to drag yourself to the gym, so you decide to try one of the many cardio workouts you've …

All under one roof: how malls and cities are becoming indistinguishable

Suburban malls may be a dying breed, but in cities from New York to Hong Kong, new malls are thriving by seamlessly blending into the urban fabric<p>“We didn’t expect to see stores,” says Yulia, as her husband browses for shoes in one of the shops lining the Oculus, the new focus of New York’s World …

A City Planner Explains Four Steps to Make Cities More Walkable

City planner Jeff Speck explains four steps to make cities more walkable in a 2013 TEDx talk given in Washington D.C.<p>Freedom from cars, freedom from …

This 4-Move Dumbbell Workout Will Spark Your Metabolism

​This quick total-body workout will burn fat and build muscle without a ton of equipment<p>All you need is two dumbbells to perform this metabolism-igniting workout.<p>With no rest between each exercise and just 30 seconds of rest between rounds, this circuit will fire up your heart rate. Combine the …

8 Tech Tools To Communicate Your Ideas More Effectively

Love it or hate it, presentation matters. To quote the poet William Carlos Williams, sometimes “It is not what you say that matters but the manner in which you say it.” Here are eight tech tools to help you communicate your ideas more effectively (and, dare I say, beautifully).<p><b>1. Lucidchart</b><p>The tool …

Infographics

The best architecture of 2016 | ArchDaily

The research project of Architecture of the VII Day is fascinating on so many levels, encompassing politics, spirituality, community, construction …

How to Value an Investment Property

The most important thing you should do before deciding to invest in a certain income property is to value this property. So, you wonder HOW TO VALUE …

Investment Calculator - CAGR, Growth, Additions Yields total Value

Present value calculator is a tool that helps you estimate current value of a future payment or a stream of cash flows given a certain rate of …

Woman shows genius way to pack everything into your small carry on bag

In a new video, English TV host and former Bond Girl Rachel Grant takes on the challenge of packing more than 100 items into a small carry-on …

Bands

7 Good Stocks Paying Dividends Every Month

Monthly dividends can do wonders for your budget's well-being.<p>Regular dividend income is a staple for most investors, but even cold, hard cash has …

5 Companies We'd Buy and Hold for the Next 20 Years

Whole Foods Market, MasterCard, Under Armour, LTC Properties, and Novo Nordisk may deserve a spot in your portfolio over the coming decades.<p>Market …

15 Creative Ideas For Room Dividers

Open spaces are great for a number of reasons. In offices they facilitate collaboration and communication, and in homes it keeps things flowing and …

The Ridiculous-Looking Exercise That Shreds Your Core

Planks are boring. This dynamic stability exercise kicks up the entertainment factor while challenging your midsection the entire time<p>Try this movement at the gym, and you may get some side eyes from other patrons. But their looks will be worth it when they can’t stop staring at your abs.<p><i>Men’s</i> …

Delta Air Lines Gifts a Great Idea to Airport Security Checkpoint in Atlanta

“D elta gifted the TSA two innovation lanes this week at the airline’s hometown Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The lanes speed up …

22 U.S. companies that just keep getting more profitable

About two-thirds of S&P 500 SPX, -0.71% member companies are expected by analysts to beat consensus earnings estimates, according to S&P Capital IQ. …

Investing

Landscape Inspiration: A Dozen Lush & Lovely Townhouse Backyards

(Image credit: Megan Pflug)<p>The outdoor design for an urban dwelling is something totally different to a sprawling suburban or country yard. There's …

The Weightlifting Routine That Helped This Runner Put On 40 Pounds Of Muscle

Ryan Hall is the fastest American-born marathoner. After his retirement, he set his sights on the bulking up<p>When Ryan Hall returned to the Boston Marathon in April to make appearances, all anybody could talk about was his size. Since he announced his retirement from professional running this …

Why the Hell Is Delta Spending $50 Million on Bag-Tracking Technology?

The busiest airline in the world just spent $50 million on tech that promises to more efficiently route your checked luggage to its destination. By …

Opinion: Say goodbye to the golden age of stock and bond returns

The McKinsey Global Institute has just published a fascinating new research report on the stock and bond markets. Here are 10 things every investor …

Stock Markets

Correction: China-Electric Car Dreams story

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — SHENZHEN, China (AP) — In an article April 20 about electric vehicle manufacturer BYD Co.'s plans for the U.S. market, The …

Here Are The Best Bags And Packing Tips For Every Trip

From choosing luggage to organizing what's in it, we've got you covered!<p>Not only is getting all of your stuff <i>into</i> the bag an issue, but there's also the issue of which bag to choose in the first place. After all, there's a lot to consider when it comes to weight, size, durability, multipurpose …

60+ free awesome resources for Architects and Designers

<b>Design is hard</b>. We all know that. But the design process could be less painful by <b>sharing resources with each other</b>! So over at Pitcrit we have …

This Stock Has A 16.68% Yield And Sells For Less Than Book

DCP Midstream Partners LP (NYSE: DPM) has been named as a Top 10 dividend paying energy stock, according to Dividend Channel, which published its weekly <i>”DividendRank”</i> report. The report noted that among energy companies, DPM shares displayed both attractive valuation metrics and strong …