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The Forbes 2015 Investment Guide

To help you make your money work harder, we’ve highlighted the strategies and ideas of more than a dozen Unknown All-Stars of personal finance–homespun heroes who have cut out the middlemen and bested the pros in investing, real estate, tax planning and philanthropy. We also offer advice on …

Elizabeth Warren Escalates Fight over Treasury Nominee Antonio Weiss, Goes to War with Wall Street Wing of Democratic Party

Earlier this week, we wrote about how the New York Times’ Dealbook, the creature of Wall Street sycophant Andrew Ross Sorkin, had launched a fierce …

Middle-class

13 great free Christmas fonts

Looking to add a bit of festive, typographic cheer to your Christmas cards and seasonal designs? Then look no further: we've searched high and low to …

Typography

Citigroup wrote the Wall Street giveaway the House just approved

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>The bill, drafted almost entirely by Citigroup, would allow banks to do more …

Shed Story: 10 Stylish Sanctuaries for Storage

When it comes to garden sheds, dream big. Shelves, storage, and style: here are 10 ideas to steal to create a hardworking shed that feels like a …

Landscaping

3 things Wall St. doesn't want you to know

It can be hard out there for individual investors trying to compete with Wall Street, and there's certainly no shortage of news to make you cynical about investing.<p>Earlier this year, famed author Michael Lewis claimed that high-frequency traders are beating regular investors to trades, and …

17 online slang terms every parent NEEDS to know

Parents who think they’ve beaten the internet because they can ‘speak’ text lingo such as LOL and ROFL should think again.<p>The rise of social networks …

Designer Visit: Grow Outdoor Design’s Drought Tolerant Garden in Bel Air

There’s no lawn in this ranch home in Bel Air, and it’s not missed. From the front lines of LA’s drought-conscious, low-water garden movement, …

Landscaping

5 steps for structuring an ideal work day

With looming end-of-year deadlines and the holidays imminent, it’s one of the most stressful times of the year. Are you maximizing your work days to …

Five Things Marketers Can Learn From Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift is an entertainment phenomenon. She is the only artist this year to sell over a million albums in the first week of its release. She is the only female artist to replace herself on the top of the music charts with back to back number one hits. And she seems to be everywhere, from guest …

Can Solar Energy Be An Option For You? Check Out These Helpful Ideas!

Finding reliable information about solar energy can be hard. Many people don’t know much about the subject. Before you decide to switch to a solar …

Solar Power

Risk Management For Investors

In my previous article, I explained that large companies aren’t alone in their need for risk management. In fact, individuals can benefit by it as well. We also discussed a four-step process which can be followed to minimize poor decisions. In this post, we’ll focus on the specific risks associated …

Some Nonprofits Rake In Millions, But Spend Little On Good Deeds

Beauty pageants? The NFL? Why are these organizations tax-exempt? A new report released today by Sen. Tom Coburn breaks down the 9,000-page tax code and calls for loopholes to be closed.<p>There are about 1.6 million tax-exempt organizations in the United States. While many provide vital services, …

GMO Contamination Denial: Controlling Science

Scientists have been experiencing blatant suppression of GMO research. (Image via Shutterstock)<p>Did you ever think that investigation of the potential …

Banks Set for Swaps-Rule Win in Broader Deal to Fund Government

Wall Street is poised to win a big victory in its lobbying campaign against the Dodd-Frank Act as lawmakers move to repeal a derivatives rule as part …

Chris Rock On Leonardo DiCaprio’s Night With 20 Women: ‘Eating Cheeseburgers And F*cking Fine B*tches’

Chris Rock has been making the media rounds the past few weeks, with his newest film <i>Top Five</i> — which he wrote, directed, and stars in — hitting theaters this Friday. It’s only right, then, that Rock stop by <i>The Howard Stern Show</i> on Monday to promote the film and talk about the issue on everyone’s …

Market turbulence goes global as stock market indexes fall

The market turbulence that has pummelled Canadian stocks over the past two weeks is moving abroad, and strategists warn that wild days will define markets for some time.<p>Greece's main stock market index sank 13 per cent on Tuesday while borrowing costs surged, a stark reminder that Europe's …