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Use This Simple Investing Strategy to Stay Ahead in a Rollercoaster Stock Market

What's up with this market?<p>Despite solid first quarter earnings, consistently strong jobs numbers and the continuation of a nine year bull market, …

Investing

Unlocking the secrets of a cancer-fighting flower

A chemical extracted from a small flowering plant has helped in the fight against cancer for decades. Now, after a 60-year hunt, scientists have …

Breast Cancer

Lyme Disease Is On The Rise Again. Here's How To Prevent It

Lyme disease was once unheard of in western Pennsylvania, where Barbara Thorne, now an entomologist at the University of Maryland, spent time as a kid.<p>Thorne knew that if black-legged ticks are infected with bacteria called <i>Borrelia burgdorferi</i>, they can transmit Lyme to people and, that if …

Disease

The Baking Soda Cure

The three trillion-dollar income stream produced by the medical industrial complex is about to come demolished by a home remedy – baking soda. Buy …

Immune System

A Travel Photographer Teaches Us To Take Pictures At The Coast, In The Forest, And In The Desert

Although landscape photography is beautiful, it often gets obscured by sexy images of influencers. Even in the travel sphere — where images from beautiful locales should reign supreme — the default seems to be focusing on the traveler and not the destination. We understand, and we absolutely love a …

Photography

What Did Ancient Romans Do Without Toilet Paper?

We’ve all been caught unawares by our digestive tract at one time or another.<p>It happened to the Nash family several months ago. We were nearing the …

Garden photography tips

<b>Claire Takacs shares her top tips on how to get stunning images of your garden</b><p>I see gardens as works of art and believe in their ever-increasing …

Landscape Photography

Four Awesome Tips To Stop You Wasting Your Time With Long Exposure Photos

When your shutter is open for five minutes or longer while you take long exposure photos, what do you do during that time? Today I’ll share four …

Opinion: If the FAANGs have got you down, it’s time to win with the WNSSS stocks

A lot of attention has been paid to the so-called FAANG stocks over the past few years, and for good reason.<p>Investor Jim Cramer coined this …

Investing

The Simplest Way To Beat The Market (Part 1)

Ben Graham's "Stock Selection Criteria for the Defensive Investor" were published 70 years ago.<p>The strategy still beats the market with 2x higher …

REITs That Albert Einstein Would Likely Buy

For anyone who wants to build lasting wealth, understanding and harnessing the power of compound interest is vital.<p>The more time you give your …

Retire Rich With 5 Highly Predictable REITs

Investors who report the lowest levels of worry are not those who have the highest income prior to retirement.<p>Not only is the level of income and …

39 of the best secret categories on Netflix and how to find them

Netflix has an insane amount of content, but it's not always easy to find what you want.<p>The categories Netflix gives you access to are broad, which is made more frustrating by the knowledge that Netflix splits movies and TV shows into incredibly specific micro-categories.<p>Luckily, it's pretty easy …

5 Dirt-Cheap Index Funds That Invest in Dividend Stocks

Dividend investors typically rely on their regular income payments to either pay the bills or grow their nest eggs via reinvestment. Either way, it’s …

You Can Start This 6-Figure Service Business Tomorrow Morning for Under $100

The people delivering bread to grocery stores make good money but never get a vacation. That's a lucrative problem you can solve.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>About a year ago, I wrote an article about a six-figure service business that you can start for less than a …

Retirement: Bulls Or Bears - No Worries With This 5% Income Strategy

The stock market has rebounded nicely from the recent 10% correction.<p>However, the risks remain elevated due to stretched valuations, inflationary …

Investing

What Is The Difference Between Bitcoin and Ethereum?

Last year, thanks to stratospheric rises in value, lots of people became aware of the existence of Bitcoin, as well as another often-cited up-and-coming cryptocurrency, Ethereum.<p>For perspective – that means Bitcoin is currently held at around the same value as Unilever, whereas Ethereum has around …

Cryptocurrency

Alibaba’s Online Growth Surges, Even as It Looks Offline

HONG KONG — The Alibaba Group, the Chinese online shopping giant, has become so big that it is looking for growth by forging into new territory: the offline world.<p>Alibaba has snapped up stakes in grocers and in an electronics chain over the last three years, a perhaps counterintuitive series of …

eCommerce

The Only Two Vanguard Index Funds You Need for Retirement

Investing doesn't need to be complicated or expensive. Build a dirt-cheap portfolio that can last a lifetime with just one stock ETF and one bond ETF.<p>…

Investing

Got REITs? Start With Some Dry Powder

You will never be thirsting for dividends if you subscribe to our REIT service.<p>REITs should get a big boost in 2018 and beyond, thanks to The Tax …

Investing

These Are the 50 Best ETFs to Invest in Now

The MONEY 50 expands with a brand-new list.<p>Two broad trends have come to dominate the fund universe over the past decade: the triumph of low-cost …

Loonie will weaken as Bank of Canada waits out NAFTA: Poll

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar is likely to weaken over the coming months, a Reuters poll showed, as the Bank of Canada falls further behind the …

Cryptocurrencies explained, in plain English

Everything you need to know about what cryptocurrencies are, how they work, and how they're valued.<p>By now you've probably heard about the cryptocurrency craze.<p>Either a family member, friend, neighbor, doctor, Uber driver, sales associate, server, barista, or passer-by on the street, has probably …

Cryptocurrency

88 very British phrases that will confuse anybody who didn't grow up in the UK

Every language has a few phrases that don't always translate well -- and the British English has some absolute corkers.<p>The team at the Business …

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We tried the 'Airbnb for cars,' and it could upend the car-rental industry

I've long been a sharing-economy aficionado. I stay in Airbnbs or HomeAways rather than hotels, take Lyfts or Ubers rather than taxis, and hire for my freelance business through TaskRabbit. I'm something of a millennial cliché.<p>But I've never rented a car through Turo, a person-to-person car-sharing …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

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Scientists warn of 'mini ice age' that could hit Earth and freeze major rivers by 2030

The Earth is approaching a "mini ice age" as the planet's temperature is likely to start dropping in 2021, scientists claim.<p>Amid rising concerns over …