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25 Best Markets For Rental Property Investment

Rental properties have been a favorite of investors the last few years, and rightly so. At a time of low interest rates, rentals provide better returns than many other investments: You don’t need exotic expertise; you can leverage your return with low-cost financing; and there’s a ready market if …

Real Estate

Best Cloud Storage Services for Photos

It can be all too easy to take hundreds of photos and let them sit on a phone, a camera, a computer or another device, but physical storage drives …

Photo Editing

Paris : Le bon départ du «Beaupassage

Les restaurants du nouveau passage chic et gourmand ouvert dans le VIIe arrondissement attirent le grand public... Malgré des prix qui ne le sont pas.<p>…

What to Do If a Boarding Pass Isn’t Marked TSA PreCheck

We’ve all griped about how the TSA PreCheck line just keep getting longer and longer. And we’ve explored programs like CLEAR and Mobile Passport to …

Flying

If you deposit checks through a mobile app, start adding this phrase

You may have recently gotten a message from your bank that, yes, you should read and act upon.<p>The message being sent by many banks involves a small, but crucial change involving check deposits made using banks' mobile apps on smartphones and other devices.<p>Depositors must now include the phrase “For …

Bank of America

Une escapade à quelques heures de Paris : Lyons-la-Fôret

C’est à une <b>centaine de kilomètres de Paris</b> que se trouve ce tout petit village d’à peine 700 âmes. Établi au coeur des terres normandes depuis plus …

Izraël : le temple de l’épice à Paris

Les plus beaux trésors sont souvent les mieux cachés. On est souvent étonnés lorsque l’on remarque Izraël, à proximité de la <b>Maison Européenne de la</b> …

This Archaeological Crypt at Notre Dame in Paris is Simply Fascinating

With a history stretching back over 2,000 years, the Archaeological Crypt lying beneath the square of Paris's famed Notre Dame Cathedral offers a …

Uritrottoirs : quatre “pissotières écologiques” installées dans les rues de Paris

Après la SNCF qui avait équipé la Gare de Lyon en février dernier, c'est au tour de la ville de Paris d'expérimenter ces urinoirs 2.0, écologiques et …

400 free online courses with credits that can count towards your degree

These days, more and more universities are offering for-credit programs via MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. What started with a small number of degree programs, such as the iMBA from the University of Illinois (Coursera) and Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Computer Science …

Online Education

Paris : l’urinoir de l’Ile Saint-Louis n’est pas du goût des riverains

Depuis quelques semaines, l’urinoir rouge installé juste devant la Seine et Paris-Plages fait polémique. Une pétition devrait être lancée par les …

Shopping for secrets: Paris' covered passages exposed

The <i>passages couverts</i> (covered arcades) of Paris are as beautiful as they are enigmatic. Tucked behind decorative archways, the historic shopping passages situated on the Right Bank exude a sense of city life before Baron Haussmann's wrecking ball brought in spacious boulevards.<p>Dating back to the …

How to make free phone calls, even on your tablet

Some people still use their phones to talk, not just text and surf. If you're one, you can also cut costs when dialing.<p>So long as you’re on Wi-Fi – whether it’s your existing wireless network at home or a free Wi-Fi hot spot – you can take advantage of apps that let you make free “VoIP” calls …

The 12 Most Beautiful Places in Colorado

Towering, snow-capped mountains, waterfall hikes, natural hot springs tucked into valleys, golden galaxies of aspen trees in the fall—Colorado puts …

L’étonnant temple planqué à l’ombre du Louvre

Situé juste en face de la partie la plus ancienne du Palais du Louvre, <b>le temple protestant de l’Oratoire du Louvre</b> passe presque inaperçu dans ce …

The 9 Best Boutique Hotels to Book in Paris in 2018

Ah, Paris. The beautiful City of Love's siren call is heard not only by honeymooners, but families, friends, fashionistas and foodies the world …

La librairie de la galerie Vivienne, un passage obligatoire pour les amoureux de littérature ! #ParisSecret https://t.co/zEZ1QbzSUt

10 jolies places parisiennes

Majestueuses, petites, royales, calmes, animées, confidentielles ou artistiques… Paris regorge de jolies places à découvrir. Voici nos préférées.<p><b>La</b> …

Park your RV at vineyards, farms and breweries across the US with this app

There’s nothing quite like the freedom that comes with taking to the open road for an epic adventure. But for RV and campervan enthusiasts, one of the trickier aspects of a trip can be finding a spot to settle down for the night. With that in mind, US-based company Harvest Hosts has assembled a …

RVs

Les plus jolies entrées de stations de métro parisiennes

Depuis qu’<b>Hector Guimard</b> a été chargé de les concevoir au tournant du XXe siècle, les bouches de métro parisiennes sont aussi emblématiques de la …

Le Paris médiéval

<b>Suivez-nous au cœur d’une des plus belles périodes de l’Histoire que Paris ait connue : le Moyen-Age ! Lorsque l’Université attirait des étudiants du</b> …

How to Rent an RV This Summer for Only $1 a Day

Recreational vehicle (RV) rentals tend to be expensive, yet I recently managed to rent a five-person RV in Las Vegas for only $1 per day. In addition …

RVs

Machine learning predicts World Cup winner

Researchers have predicted the outcome after simulating the entire soccer tournament 100,000 times.<p>The 2018 soccer World Cup kicks off in Russia on …

Machine Learning

12 bons restaurants à Paris sans vous ruiner | Slate.fr

Temps de lecture: 5 min<p>La crise aidant, nombre de chefs et de restaurateurs affichent des menus abordables, surtout au déjeuner et dans de beaux …

Gastronomie

Les plus belles oeuvres d’art du métro parisien

Vous aimez l’art contemporain mais vous êtes trop fauché pour aller à Beaubourg, et il trop froid pour vous consoler avec les œuvres publiques en …

Métro

Should You Form An LLC Or An S-Corp, And What's The Difference?

Limited liability company (LLC) or S corporation (S-corp)? What do these business structures mean? As a business attorney, I always get the age-old question as to which one is best for you as a budding entrepreneur, balancing issues such as liability and taxation? Simply put, an LLC is a business …

Small Business

Google makes it easier to delete the search, browsing and viewing history it keeps on you

Google is making it easier to see the search, browsing and YouTube viewing history it keeps on you, to delete any items you don’t want included, and to stop the company from logging your activity in future …<p>NordVPN<p>It’s doing this to comply with new European privacy regulations, known as the General …

GDPR

14 simple ways to avoid the Paris pickpockets and petty thieves

Unfortunately, tourists and indeed residents fall victim to thieves and pickpockets in Paris and it can ruin your day or even your trip to the French …

Best places in France for a cheap family holiday from Provence to Normandy

France has been a family favourite for British holidaymakers for decades. In fact, around 17 million of us go there each year - and its popularity …

Zelle, the Banks’ Answer to Venmo, Proves Vulnerable to Fraud

Big banks are making it easy to zap money to your friends. Maybe too easy.<p>Zelle, a service that allows bank customers to instantly send money to their acquaintances, is booming. Thousands of new users sign up every day. Some $75 billion zoomed through Zelle’s network last year. That’s more than …

Identity Theft