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5 Top Dividend Kings to Buy and Hold Forever

From top dividend kings by yield to the best five you can buy and hold forever: Here's your complete guide to this elite group of dividend growth …

Investing

Free and Beautifully-Designed Resume Templates

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Graphic Design

15 Cleaning Secrets Only Car Detailers Know

Save hundreds of dollars and detail your car yourself in half a day. Get professional results using these tips from experienced detailers.<p>If you hit …

The best home security system

<i>By Rachel Cericola and Grant Clauser</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After spending more than 40 hours researching and …

Shift list: All the new cars you can buy with a manual transmission

You'll be surprised by the size of the list<p>The overarching trend of the past few years has been that the manual transmission is on the way out. People like automatics, they can be faster than manually shifting, and they're frequently better at saving fuel. But there's still a sizable enough …

PlayStation 3 Phat owners have a month left to claim ‘OtherOS’ class action settlement

You could be leaving $65 on the table ...<p>Playstation 3 owners — and by this I mean owners of the phabulous Phat PlayStation 3 — have one month left to collect up to $65 as one of the longest and silliest controversies in the console’s history winds down.<p>The settlement was reached in October 2016, …

Best of Kyoto - A 3 Day Itinerary

The ancient city of Kyoto in Japan thrives on its rich history and culture. From being a religious hub to the center of a variety of traditional art …

Japan

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How to Wire a Light

Trying to wire a light in your home can be intimidating. After all, wiring involves electricity, and electricity can be dangerous. However, by taking …

3 Heirloom Stocks to Hold Forever

Owning top stocks for the long term could be the best investment advice you'll ever get.<p>Instead of chasing the latest investing craze, buying great …

SHIRAKAWA-GO ON A BUDGET 2018: Travel Guide & Itinerary

When I think of Japan, my mind automatically conjures up images of these attractions: Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka, Mt. Fuji, anime, and cherry blossoms. But …

The best washing machines (and their matching dryers)

<i>By Liam McCabe</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter, reviews for the real world. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After more than 100 hours of research, we …

Home Improvement

DOCOMO to Offer Foreigners Visiting Japan Free Access to Mobile Phone Network via Prepaid SIM

TOKYO, Dec 25, 2017 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today its Japan Welcome SIM [TM ] series will introduce Plan 0 (read “plan zero”) …

Japan

Best kotatsu cafés and restaurants in Tokyo

As Japanese houses aren’t exactly well insulated and central heating has yet to make inroads, the kotatsu is an absolutely essential piece of …

Japan

9 Reasons Why You Should Go to Japan’s Mie Prefecture

Ago Bay<p>First-time visitors to Japan undoubtedly have to go to Tokyo and Kyoto, but if you’re looking for somewhere a little quieter with fewer tourists, there are so many great options on the island nation. For starters, there’s scenic Hokkaido, the country’s northernmost main island, but if you …

36 hours in Osaka, Japan

Tourists from other Asian countries have it figured out: Osaka is the new place to be in Japan. The city’s visitor statistics are soaring, yet most …

Central Japan: Rich Culture and Breathtaking Beauty

By Andy Christian Castillo<p>Waning sunlight streamed through Japanese maple leaves, stark against drab conifers, and even more saturated than my New …

Japan

Where to Go in Japan: A Cheat Sheet to the Top Destinations

Think of Japan and images of cherry blossoms, Buddhist temples, and a Shinkansen train zooming past Mount Fuji probably come to mind. But this is a …

Japan

Your complete guide to keyless locks

Compared with standard locks, keyless locks are more convenient and secure. There are no physical keys to lose or would be thieves to copy. Nor is there an open keyway to pick from the outside. These gadgets are fun to operate too.<p>Installing a keyless lock, or any lock for that matter, can seem …

Home Automation

Our favorite mesh Wi-Fi system can now boost any router you already have

We absolutely love the AmpliFi HD (High-Density) Home Wi-Fi System, which is by far the fastest and most reliable mesh wireless solution in this …

Japan’s Second City: The Only Osaka Travel Guide You’ll Ever Need

Tokyo may be Japan’s biggest, busiest city, but Osaka is its most vivacious. With a population of 2.7 million, it’s the second largest city in Japan …

How to pick the right mortgage amid growing uncertainty over rates

If you got a mortgage last year, you snagged one of the lowest rates in history. Last September, folks were getting five-year rates at never-before-seen numbers, such as 2 per cent.<p>What a difference a year makes.<p>Today, most rates on Canada's predominate mortgage – the five-year fixed – are north of …

Six Canadian stocks to consider buying on the dip

Bargain-seeking investors may still find deals on Canadian stocks.<p>Unlike a nearly 12-per-cent rally this year in the U.S. equity market, domestic stocks are marginally in positive territory after a pullback that began in February. Energy, resource and financial stocks, which make up about …

Forget Amazon. Here's the real reason retail stocks are slumping

Retail stocks have been annihilated recently, despite the economy eking out growth. The fundamentals of the retail business look horrible: Sales are stagnating and profitability is getting worse with every passing quarter.<p>Jeff Bezos and Amazon get most of the credit, but this credit is misplaced. …

ProtonMail makes its free VPN service available to everyone

ProtonMail, the encrypted email created by CERN and MIT scientists, has released a new product in response to the administration's roll back of Obama-era internet privacy rules. Starting today, you can try out the company's VPN service, which was in beta testing by 10,000 initial users for a year, …

Porsche Releases Video Celebrating the One Millionth 911

TechMalak <br>Porsche Releases Video Celebrating the One Millionth 911Porsche’s latest Youtube video showcases the 911 model’s entire lifespan, …

Quickly Learn the Differences Between Most Home Design Styles With This Chart

Whether you’re hunting for a new home to rent or buy, real estate listings love to use specific design terminology like “traditional ranch,” or …

Real Estate

Here are the TV shows premiering in 2017 we’re most excited for

It’s a big year for superheroes on television<p>This year, there were 455 scripted shows on television. Next year, that number is expected to jump past 500, making it the biggest year in TV history. With so many new options — and old favorites — it’s become more important than ever to find the shows …

Don't believe the shorts betting against Canada’s Home Capital

<i>Robert Gill is Vice-President, Portfolio Manager at Lincluden Investment Management, which owns shares in Home Capital.</i><p>The movie <i>The Big Short</i>, based on the book by author Michael Lewis, famously outlined the financial crisis of 2007-08, which was triggered by the U.S. housing bubble. In the movie, …

The 15 best movies of 2016

A throwback musical, an erotic Korean drama, and many unique and stylish coming-of-age tales top the year’s list<p><i>La La Land</i><p><i>La La Land</i>’s immense popularity with critics and industry insiders isn’t hard to understand: Hollywood loves movies about Hollywood, and cinephiles love movies about loving …