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Turn your phone into a document scanner with Adobe Scan

Throw your scanner into the trash immediately! Adobe's free app lets you capture, store and share all manner of documents. Here's how it works.<p>Using your phone to "scan" documents is nothing new. Using an Adobe app to snap, store and share those scans? That's new.<p>Adobe Scan (Android|iOS) is a free …

Apps

Opinion: How to make money by betting against passive investing

Pity the poor stock fund manager.<p>Since 2010, U.S. stock funds have been trounced by equity indices such as the S&P 500 Index. It’s gotten so bad that …

Investing

Spanish English Dictionary, Translation, and More on Your Android Phone!

• Home ><br>• Android ><br>• SpanishDict Android App<p>SpanishDict Android App<p>Overview<p>The SpanishDict Android app features a complete Spanish-English dictionary and a …

5 Car Maintenance Blogs You Should Read Every Day

Blogs are often a great source of information for everyone and with the mushrooming of niche blogs, more and more readers are being educated about …

Repairs

Top Investment Advisors: Where to invest $10,000 in 2017

Where to Invest $10,000 Right Now<p>Five experts reveal the opportunities they see around the world.<p>By Suzanne WoolleySuzanne Woolley<p>A few months ago, …

Investing

7 Netflix Documentaries Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

<i>This piece originally appeared on The Hustle.com.</i><p>Netflix (nflx) is great for Friday nights spent on the couch, long study breaks in the library, and</i> …

Entrepreneurship

A Guide to Investing in Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)

Investing in Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) can provide dividend investors with high yields, steadily growing payouts, nice diversification, …

2016 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited Review - Long-Term Update 3

Of Road Rage Reductions and Reluctant Hatches<p>Having been mostly in smaller vehicles, I’m really appreciating how the longer wheelbase helps make for a more relaxed ride, especially on some of the questionably maintained streets around here.<p>I also appreciate EyeSight. Sure, the Subaru EyeSight …

Road Rage

Diana Henry: How to cook perfect steak

Mine is a steak-eating family. My mum thought it was one of the healthiest things you could consume – all that iron – and the best ‘husband food’ available.<p>Memories of family holidays now make me wince when I think that all four children often ordered steak in restaurants. My father would sometimes …

Lease or buy: The definitive guide to car-shopping

Americans love a good rivalry: Yankees versus Red Sox, Coke versus Pepsi, and most of all, leasing versus buying.<p>Leasing a car is hot right now. New …

Repairs

11 daily habits keeping you from getting rich, according to a man who spent 5 years studying millionaires

Author Thomas C. Corley spent five years studying the lives of both rich people (defined as having an annual income of $160,000 or more and a liquid net worth of $3.2 million or more) and poor people (defined as having an annual income of $35,000 or less and a liquid net worth of $5,000 or less).<p>He …

Self-improvement

18 choices millionaires make that the rest of us don't

Getting rich isn't reserved for a lucky, select few.<p>"Like most things in life, becoming good at attracting money is no different than becoming good at anything else, be it being a sub-par golfer, losing weight, or mastering a second language," writes self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, author of …

Self-improvement

These Are America’s Fastest Growing Cities

Houston and Dallas added more people than any other U.S. city last year—close to 300,000 residents combined—while two other Texas cities, Austin and …

Demographics

12 investing books to read if you want to get rich

"On average, millionaires invest 20% of their household income each year. Their wealth isn't measured by the amount they make each year, but by how they've saved and invested over time," writes Ramit Sethi in his New York Times bestseller, "I Will Teach You To Be Rich."<p>To help you get started, we …

Investing

Auto upload photos from your computer to Google Photos

You have synced your phone's photos with Google Photos, but what about those on your Mac or PC?<p>If you have been getting started with Google Photos, then you have probably checked out Google Photos on the Web and the mobile device of your choice. That's what I did last week. I am an old Picasa user …

Google Photos

Top Crowdfunding Sites for Real Estate

• Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Email<p>Updated November 12, 2017<p>Crowdfunding comes in many forms and colors. One of the most recent entries to crowdfunding is the real …

Real Estate

The Westeros gang gets a 'Too Many Cooks'-style opening

Yep, you knew it had to go there. Adult Swim's "Too Many Cooks" parody has been pulled into the dark world of the HBO hit fantasy series "Game of Thrones." Like GoT, this video is NSFW. Also, spoilers.<p><b>Warning: For those of you who aren't caught up on "Game of Thrones," the video above contains</b> …

TV Series

This week’s Mutual Funds and ETF stories

Don’t miss these top money and investing features:<p>Target-date investors get better returns than active managers<br>• Best target-date funds? Fidelity vs. …

Investing

Why fewer people may now owe the Alternative Minimum Tax

Remember back when you were young and poor and nothing made you madder than tales of rich people who paid nothing in income taxes? Well, you weren’t …

Personal Finance

Best dividend stocks to buy now

At first glance, tobacco giant Philip Morris International (PM) seems like the obvious choice for income investors. It currently pays an annual dividend of $4 per share and boasts a 4.81% dividend yield.<p>But a quick look beyond the tempting yield reveals that Philip Morris' dividend growth rate …

Investing

10 best college apps for Android

College can be an important time in one’s life. You’ll be learning all kinds of new things. Or at least you’re supposed to. Most sites that do lists for college apps will tell you to do obvious things like join Twitter or subscribe to Spotify because of their college discount. However, we think you …

Apps

Your real tax rate is higher than you think

Your marginal tax rate is the rate you would pay on an extra dollar of taxable income.<p>The stated federal income tax rates are 10%, 15%, 25%, 28%, …

Retirement

The New Financial Task We All Need To Tackle Asap

When Chanel Reynolds was 39 and her husband, Jose Hernando, was 43, he was hit by a van while riding his bike.<p>It smashed his upper spine and caused an immediate traumatic cardiac arrest, but he made it to the hospital with a trace of a pulse. For a week, until doctors determined he would never …

How to encrypt your Android device

The reasonably recent debate in the US between law enforcement agencies and tech giants over smartphone encryption has once again brought the issue to center stage. There’s little doubt that keeping your personal data secure these days is pretty important, so it is fortunate that Android gives you …

Information Systems