John Butorovich

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5 Mistakes to Avoid in 2015

As I suggested before the holidays in <i>A Six-Point Checklist for a Profitable 2015</i>, taking time away from the markets is essential for the mental health of all investors and traders. It doesn’t matter whether you are a professional trader or a beginner, watching the markets 24/7 without a break will …

Villa Hopping in St. Barts: The New Year's Billionaire Weekend

St. Barts is one of the few Caribbean islands that has not changed dramatically in the past 30 years. This heavenly island is really more of an eight square mile piece of volcanic rock-turned French nightclub. Every time I have visited, private villas and yachts continue to be the preferred choice …

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, …

French Trunk Maker Moynat Lands in Hong Kong

The French luxury brand Moynat is largely unknown. And they like it that way. This sounds counterintuitive in the age of big brand domination and globalization. But Moynat would rather leave the billboards, the doors in every corner of the world, and multiple celebrity associations to those luxury …

10 Bedrooms With Fireplaces That You Won't Want to Leave Until Spring

Go ahead and laugh at winter from under your down comforter.<p>Go ahead and laugh at winter from under your down comforter. This article originally appeared on HouseBeautiful.com.

Interior Design

Dear Santa: I (still) want an Accuracy International in .338 Lapua Magnum for Christmas

Dear Santa,<p>It’s me again, Johnny. I hate to keep bothering you every year, but how long have I been writing to you, since I was about six, right? So, …

11 Libraries So Astounding You'll Leave Your E-Reader at Home

To visit the incredible collections featured in the aptly-named new book, Libraries, you won't need a library card, but you will need a passport.<p>To visit the incredible collections featured in the aptly-named new book, Libraries, you won't need a library card, but you will need a passport.

Libraries

My Top 10 Tips for a Brand New Photographer, From a Slightly-Not-So Brand New One

Hello. My name’s Tom. After two years of tinkering around with DSLR photography, I believe that I may have passed an important milestone and …

9 Changes That Will Affect Your Money In 2015

As 2015 approaches, I wanted to pass along nine changes that’ll affect your money next year so you can factor them into your financial plans:<p><b>1. You’ll be allowed to stash more money into some types of retirement plans.</b> The maximum contribution limit for 401(k) and 403(b) employer-sponsored plans …

Arsenal Strike One hits U.S. market

It can’t be said that the Strike One doesn’t stand out of the crowd. <i>(Photo: Arsenal)</i><p>Arsenal Firearms, a company who’s best known for the …

14 Things I Have Learned From Being a Photographer

I am not at the top. I’m not even skating the middle, but I have been doing this photography thing for a while, and there are some things I’ve …

Gadgets We Love: Sony Rocks The Room With Its Loud Smartphone Speaker

Music on the go is now ruled by the mobile. Countless music fans listen to the latest hits and classic grooves through the speakers on their smartphones. For all the engineering efforts, physics still prevents a small speaker really filling a room.<p>Which is why you need Sony's latest bluetooth …

Sense: A gadget to change the way we sleep

British entrepreneur James Proud, 23, presents a white sphere the size of a tennis ball covered in a criss-cross pattern. “It is beautiful,” he says, when asked to describe it. “It doesn’t look like a piece of technology. We wanted to make something people actually want to put on their bedside …

8 Editor Approved Spas Around the World

There's an ELLE-approved spa for everyone.<p><b>This article appears in the December 2014 issue of ELLE magazine.</b>Whether you like to have a beach to yourself, a treadmill on overdrive, or drinks all around, there's an ELLE-approved spa to suit every escape plan.

Skin Care

Stock-market correction imminent

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Stock Markets

Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You and Your Career

The next time you tell yourself that you’ll sleep when you’re dead, realize that you’re making a decision that can make that day come much sooner. Pushing late into the night is a health and productivity killer.<p>According to the Division of Sleep Medicine at the Harvard Medical School, the …

Street Map Pint Glasses

If you are already residing in New York, Boston or Pittsburgh or simply adore these cities, here’s your chance to get them etched as the Street Map …

7 Clever Uses for Dryer Sheets

It's time for these laundry staples to venture outside of the dryer. This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com<p>You probably already know that fabric softener sheets work wonders for getting rid of staticky hair, but that's not all they're good for. Here are a few more reasons to add …

Cleaning

8 Simple Ways To Create A Welcoming Guest Room

Is your guest room still in shambles with visitors on the way? Here are 8 fast and easy ways to make it feel like home. This article originally appeared on HouseBeautiful.com<p><i>House Beautiful</i><p><b>1. Put out a welcome basket</b><p>Nothing makes guests feel more at home than a selection of treats and goodies. Fill …

Digital Age

Zano Micro-Drone is Tiny, Autonomous, and Equipped with Optical Image Stabilization

Micro-drones are typically thought of as more of a toy rather than a tool. If you want to capture real recreational aerial footage, you buy a bigger, …

Lessons From Burning Man on How to Unlock Creativity and Think Big

5 min read<p>If you aren’t already an entrepreneur, you may become one by the time you leave Burning Man -- in some shape or form.<p>You won’t make money in the desert; the exchange of money isn’t allowed at the annual, weeklong arts festival held in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert. But you will have created …

Burning Man

These Three Charts Should Terrify Precious Metals Investors

<b>(On 12/1/2014, gold rose above the key $1,200 level discussed in this piece, so please read this important update.)</b><p>Last week, I wrote a fairly popular article called “Why Gold and Silver Are at an Important ‘Make-or-Break’ Point” in which I discussed several shorter-term factors that are likely to …

The Top 5 Places to Visit in St Tropez -

From a quaint fishing village to an international holiday resort icon, St Tropez is undoubtedly the jewel in the crown of the Cote d’Azur. Frequented …

France

Top 9 most exquisite overwater villas in the world -

There’s just something about waking up in the morning to the peaceful sound of the waves and a beautiful landscape painted before your eyes. The idea …

Opinion: 3 stocks that are thriving as Keystone XL fails and oil plummets

The U.S. Senate narrowly squashed a bill to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline this week.<p>The move isn’t the final word on the project, with …

Natural Gas

Beretta and Wilson Combat team to bring back the Brigadier

The limited-edition Wilson Combat Beretta 92G Brigadier Tactical in all its glory. <i>(Photo: Wilson)</i><p>Beretta has been working with Wilson Combat to …

What is one piece of advice you would give to a beginner in photography? - Light Stalking

April 2, 2014 at 8:38 am #128675<p>Ritesh Saini<p>Participant<p>Based on your experiences, what is that one piece of advice you would pass on to a beginner? …