Brian McMahon

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Gene Simmons: 'I’m on the Side of Don Sterling'

Kiss vocalist-bassist Gene Simmons voiced his support of controversial Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, whose private, racist comments got …

Tucson Food Bank Helps The Needy Grow Their Own Food

Food banks around the country face growing demand, despite improvements in the economy. Many families are still underemployed and struggling. So some food banks are looking for more permanent ways to address hunger, beyond handing out food.<p>One of them is the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona, …

Word mapping is one of the most valuable leadership tools I’ve ever seen. It causes people to think you read their minds, can be deeply seductive and …

Pending Home Sales Hit 6-Year High As Rising Mortgage Rates Help Propel Home Buyers

Looks like those rising mortgage interest rates are beginning to affect home buying. Pending sales of previously owned homes surged to six-year highs, according to the National Association of Realtors, as more buyers jump into the market looking to lock in on home prices and mortgage rates that …

Homebuyers Beware! Short-Term Money And Investors Dominate The Real Estate Market

Ben Bernanke can pride himself in having contributed to the housing recovery by pushing interest and mortgage rates to record lows, but he seems to have encouraged the wrong type of buyers. A report by Radar Logic shows that the share of institutional investors in the housing market is rising, to …

7 financial terms every serious entrepreneur should know

<i>Jed Simon is the chief executive officer of FastPay, an online finance company focusing on digital businesses.</i><p>There are brilliant technologists and business leaders in today’s tech world, but while startups have their own, great talents, we’re seeing one common weakness: lack of understanding …

Cheap credit has inflated the markets, and we could be in for a crash landing

During the past four centuries, there have been five occasions when major credit bubbles have led to stonking crashes. Tulip mania in 17th-century …