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Best Places to Live: Harbour Island, Bahamas

Have you died and gone to heaven? You may think this every time you wake up in Briland (as it’s known to residents), this tiny, sophisticated, but …

12 of the best ski resorts in Switzerland

The birthplace of ski tourism, Switzerland has the snow, the epic scenery, properly pointy mountains, and impeccable style and service. It also, of …

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11 mistakes standing between you and your first million

I've been a millionaire three separate times in my life. The first time I saw $1,000,000 in my bank account, I almost fainted. Even though I knew it was hitting my account, it still caught me off guard.<p>Becoming a millionaire isn't as far-fetched as you would believe. With dedication, patience and …

Outsourcing

Black Lives Matter: The Racist Reflexes of Police Officers Who Draw Their Guns

Alton Sterling and Philando Castile were shot to death by police officers this week. Both were calm. Both were compliant. Both were African American. …

The horror story of the US housing market is far from over

Existing home sales rose for the second straight month in April and are tracking 6 percent above last year.<p>New home sales shot up at their fastest pace in eight years.<p>Housing starts, building permits and pending home sales— a signal of future growth — are also all increasing at healthy clips.<p>It's …

Housing

Creating a Startup Pitch Deck? Start with this Easy-to-Use Template

If you are an entrepreneur, you are probably familiar with the 10–14 slides that comprise a typical investor pitch deck. But do you even know why you …

How to Turn Off Your Weight Gain Hormones | Women's Health

Here's a mind-bender: Being overweight often has nothing to do with calories or exercise. For a huge number of us, the problem is misfiring hormones. Research is still catching up with this paradigm shift, which has yet to be comprehensively studied. But seeing how this revelation has helped my …

Muscle-Building Food: How to Cook Southwest Shakshuka for Dinner

Ronny JosephRonny JosephShakshukaCook this for dinner tonight.Shakshuka is one of those recipes people hold very close to their heart. Everyone has a …

Tomatoes

The Mohamed A. El-Erian interview: How bad a slowdown do you need for a real wake-up call?

<i>He stepped down in 2014, citing a need to spend more time with his family, and he has since written a book about central banks and the global economy called "The Only Game in Town." In it, El-Erian describes a world heading toward a crisis point as central banks run out of policy tools to spark a</i> …

Global Policy

This startup is the new secret weapon investors are using to outsmart each other

Except for investors using a tool called Second Measure. They already knew its sales hadn't recovered — and they knew which restaurants Chipotle's customers had turned to instead.<p>Many analysts could have guessed Chipotle's sales hadn't recovered, but wouldn't have recognized that the surprise …

Investing

FUND MANAGER: Investors are unprepared for the future of the market

Investors are unprepared for big changes coming to financial markets, says John H. Burbank III, the chief investment officer of the $4.5 billion hedge fund Passport Capital.<p>"My overarching belief is the future — three, five years from now — will be unrecognizable from today," Burbank said Thursday …

Markets

A 75-Year Harvard Study Has Revealed The ONE Most Important Factor In Human Happiness...

<b>What keeps us happy and healthy in life?</b><p>I guess the first thing that comes in your mind is money or fame… but according to psychiatrist Robert …

The hedge fund manager who nailed the subprime crisis says China's problem right now is four times larger

The letter, seen by Business Insider, warns that China has a problem much bigger than the subprime crisis in 2008.<p>Bass was one of the hedge fund managers who correctly predicted and profited from the mortgage crisis in 2008.<p>The problem in China, according to Bass, is the banking system and its …

Markets

HARRY DENT: The Dow is set to fall 70% by 2017

Meanwhile, in la-la land, stocks have been so focused on the decline in oil prices that they just ignored the <i>other</i> big trigger for a stock decline.<p>And that came Tuesday, when the Shanghai Composite index of Chinese stocks moved 3% below its August low of 2,850!<p>I wrote back in June of last year that …

Stock Markets

As Zika Spreads, So Do Fears About Birth Defects, Other Dangers

Colombian officials predict the fast-spreading Zika virus may infect as many as 700,000 people there, and they're advising women to put off getting pregnant if they can.<p>Brazil has reported several hundred more cases of a birth defect called microcephaly, in which babies have underdeveloped heads …

Public Health

27 Billion Barrels Worth of Oil Projects Have Been Cancelled

An estimated $380 billion worth of oil and gas projects have been cancelled since 2014, according to a new estimate from Wood Mackenzie.<p>The downturn …

Oil

Guess What Happened The Last Time The Price Of Oil Plunged Below 38 Dollars A Barrel?

On Monday, the price of U.S. oil dropped below 38 dollars a barrel for the first time in six years. The last time the price of oil was this low, the …

Stock Markets

Mom Handcuffed and Arrested for Oversleeping While Son, 8, Walked Self to School

.On Nov. 18, Maria Hasankolli of Wallingford, CT, came home in the early hours of the morning after visiting a relative at the hospital. She …

Crime

Wall Street is not going to like the 'Big Short' movie

It's not because the movie makes Goldman Sachs bankers look super obnoxious, or that the whole narrative of the film is, "Blame the banks!"<p>Wall Street won't like it because ultimately the movie is a poorly executed explainer of the 2007-2008 financial crisis.<p>I had high expectations going in that …

Wall Street

One major regulator says banks are repeating their mistakes from the financial crisis

But the economy is barely limping along. What's booming is cheap but iffy debt that for the moment still looks good on the surface. And that is rattling bank regulators.<p>"We are clearly reaching the point in the cycle where credit risk is moving to the forefront," explained Thomas Curry, Comptroller …

Real Estate

The Table Is Set For The Next Financial Crisis

<i>Submitted by Jim Quinn via The Burning Platform blog,</i>The housing market peaked in 2005 and proceeded to crash over the next five years, with existing …

Finance

Stocks crashed the last two times this happened

On Wednesday, the S&P 500 soared nearly 4%, its largest percentage gain since 2011, after having spent a whopping two days in a correction, its first since 2011.<p>On Monday, I'd written, "We're expecting a rally topped off by a majestic short squeeze in the near future." And we're getting that. But …

Stock Markets

JPM Head Quant Warns Second Market Crash May Be Imminent: Violent Selling Could Return On Thursday

Last Friday, when the market was down only 2%, we presented readers with a note which promptly became the most read piece across Wall Street trading …

Investing