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These stocks are getting crushed. Is it time to buy now?

Global stock markets are getting rocked.<p>U.S. markets are bouncing back Tuesday after declines five days in a row.<p>Amid all the volatility, sometimes the best time to buy is when there's blood in the streets, as a famous investor once said.<p>"You get the best buys when doom and gloom are present. …

The Secret Formula That Will Set You Apart in a Salary Negotiation

<i>This article originally appeared on PayScale.com.</i><p>If you've ever been told, "We're sorry, we really liked you, and it was a very difficult decision, but we ended up going with a slightly more qualified candidate," you know that it's not a great feeling. You can drive yourself crazy wondering, "What …

Who Says You Can't Time the Stock Market? Why Market Timing Is Easy

At some point every investor, trader, or stock picker has dreamt of buying a stock right before some major news turning him/her into a retired millionaire seemingly overnight.<p>It's fair to think that way, and I've done it myself several times. After all <b>we buy stocks to see our investment go up in</b> …

Investing

5 Excellent Retirement Calculators (And All Are Free)

Confession time. I’m a pushover for online calculators. Actually, any type of gadget gets my attention (hold on while I check email on my Apple Watch). But there’s just something sublime about an online financial calculator that enables us to see our finances or investments in a unique and …

Retirement

7 Easy Ways an Average Person Can Save Money on a Kitchen Remodel

(Image credit: Melissa DiRenzo)<p>Don't have a huge budget for a kitchen remodel? You don't need to be a DIY ninja to keep costs down, spending nights …

Home Improvement

Five Ways to Write Off Your Next Vacation

Planning a vacation and dreading all the costs? While there are many ways to spend less on vacation, there’s another route to try if you want to …

Want to Become a 401(k) Millionaire? Start Here

What does it take to become a millionaire?<p>Well, one thing is certain: You don't have to make a million dollars to have saved a million.<p>The number of workers who have $1 million or more saved in 401(k) or other workplace retirement plans provided by Fidelity Investments nearly doubled from 2012 to …

Retirement

​Collectively Speaking: Why Artist Collectives Are Taking Over Electronic Music

Soulection, Moving Castle, Hegemon, Flow-Fi and Trapdoor are changing the game in the underground.<p>Artist collectives have become a dominant force in dance music's flourishing underbelly and they're fast replacing the traditional record label model with a more DIY, collaborative approach to …

College Station

How investors can win in a volatile market

The markets are up. Then down. Then up big. Then down bigger. The day-to-day roller coaster notwithstanding, it’s been a good 12-month stint for …

Stock Markets

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, …

Personal Finance

How To Divvy Up Your Money In A 401(k) Plan

<i>Diversifying your assets is a primary tenet of good investing. But how? Employers often offer a bewildering array of choices in 401(k) and other retirement accounts. Tim Long, CRPC, a financial planner with AdviceIQ Network member Hutchinson Financial, in Little Rock and Bentonville, Ark., and in</i> …

How to become wealthy: It's simpler than most 'experts' say

Ask any honest financial planner how to become wealthy, and they'll tell you the simple act of saving money is far, far more important than picking the next hot stock.<p>So I was surprised when I came upon an article from The Billfold titled "You Don't Get Wealthy from Savings." The article was so …

Why Your Financial Plan Needs Both a 401(k) and a Roth IRA

Most financial experts and guides tout the benefits of establishing either a 401(k) or a Roth individual retirement account, but to often, they don't …

7 Surprisingly Simple Ways to Become a Millionaire

What do you picture when you hear about someone who's a millionaire?<p>Perhaps a well-groomed old man lounging in his bathrobe, sipping on a tall glass …

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Here's how much you need to make to be in the top 1% in your state

The nature of income inequality in the US and elsewhere is one of the biggest questions in contemporary economics and politics, with the Occupy Wall Street movement popularizing the division between the top 1% and the remaining 99% of earners.<p>Using 2012 American Community Survey household income …

Demographics

How 3D Printing Will Impact Your Future

<i>Rudy de Waele is a Technology Innovation Strategist and Author/Curator of Shift 2020.</i><p>The first time I saw a 3D-printer in action was when I participated to the Singularity University Executive Program in the spring of 2011. It was a place that offered corporate executives and entrepreneurs the …

Knife Party Ask Fans To Send Them “cool music” For Set, Crashes Server

Before electronic music existed, exclusively playing your own music at your shows was the norm. Sure, people would do the occasional cover, but that …

Krewella Unleash Baby Making Troll Mix: “Sex On The Dance Floor” [Free Download]

Earlier today, <b>Krewella</b> unleashed the 13th installment of their signature <b>Troll Mix</b> series just in time for the weekend. This hour long mix, which is …

The Entirety Of Game Of Thrones Summed Up In One Perfect Illustration

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Learn How To Mix and Master Like The Pros With Top Audio Engineer Luca Pretolesi

There are so many components that go into producing a record, two of the most important aspects being mixing and mastering. For aspiring producers …

Diplo’s “Endless Summer” Playlist

If this doesn’t convince you that Diplo is one of the most original DJs and impressive music connoisseur in the scene, I don’t know what will (and …

Soccer

Douchedom, EDM & Dance Music

Let’s clean up the image that gets splattered all over the dance music scene right now. The thing is, I can’t clean it entirely, because when <b>Anthony</b> …

Top 10 Most Anticipated Albums of 2014

Recently MTV posted an article on their most anticipated albums of 2014. Of course, when I saw this I said to myself, nope I am not looking forward …

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

The Ultimate 'Office' Blooper Video

The Scranton gang lives on in an epic gag reel<p><i>The Office</i> ended its nine-season run last night, and now its fans are wondering what they'll do without …

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