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New Way To Claim Pets On Your Taxes

There was considerable movement a few years back to change the tax law so you could write off your pets. Not write them off exactly, but claim them as dependents. After all, in some ways they really are, just like children. The idea was rekindled by an article on writing off horse expenses, …

Pets

Google shares surge on talk of cost discipline

SAN FRANCISCO — Google shot for the moon on Thursday, but not with its products.<p>Its stock soared as the Internet giant famous for its risky "moonshot" investments signaled its willingness to enter a new era of financial discipline and greater accountability.<p>"Such a small beat, but what a reaction. …

Markets

Articles about 14 awesome vintage and contemporary speakers tell story modern audio on Dwell.com - Dwell

Designer Yinka Ilori narrates his personal experience by creating upcycled chairs.<p>With Archibet, Federico Babina playfully recreates signature works in the shape of letters corresponding to their creators.<p>Flying high in the air with the greatest of ease or low over a table to accent your meal, a …

Art Galleries

Articles about homeowner uses smart technology manage his napa property anywhere on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Napa, a custom menu of apps helps a frequent traveler keep track of security—and his garden—from afar.<p>A Colorado retreat built for extended family gatherings makes the most of smart tech.<p>A start-up wants you to ditch your Brita for good.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through …

Northern California

60+ Incredible Tiny Houses You'll Hardly Believe Are Real

Be warned: This list might inspire you sell your home and downsize immediately.<p>Tiny homes aren't just about looking cute — they're part of a growing movement that promotes sustainable living. Many designers have figured out innovative ways to make these small homes amazingly well-equipped and, …

Homebase

Viteo Outdoor Shower

Does anyone else feel like they need an outdoor shower? It’s sort of a no-brainer if you’ve got a pool or lakeside retreat, or if you just love to …

9 Money Lessons from Baseball

Just like on ball field, financial planning involves optimizing for past results and probabilities.<p><i>From time to time we bring you posts from our</i> …

Retirement

5 Retirement Lessons From Warren Buffett

When you think of great investors, the name at the top of the list is Warren Buffett. His insights and ideas can guide you in your own efforts to …

Articles about 6 cabin getaways we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Rugs don't just belong in cozy mountain lodges—as proven by a new summer collection from Brooklyn dealer Aelfie.<p>From repurposed shipping containers to cabin retreats, we look at a range of prefabricated, modular homes in Colorado.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are …

San Francisco

Worried About the Greek Debt Crisis? 3 Bulletproof Dividend Stocks to Protect Your Portfolio

With or without a Greek debt crisis, PepsiCo, Wal-Mart, and Colgate-Palmolive are strong enough to sustain growing dividends and solid performance …

BusinessLIVE

10 Reasons You're Not Rich Yet

#5: You’d rather complain than commit.<p>As a financial advisor, I have spent many years helping other people overcome financial stumbling blocks so …

Personal Finance

Profiting with Dividend Stocks

Profiting from dividend stocks is one of the basics of good investing. Good investing meaning to say the trading period will be medium to long term. …

7 questions to ask yourself before deciding to retire

​What will my expenses in retirement be?<p>Sweeney said most people can expect to spend about 85 cents in retirement for every dollar spent before …

50 Ways To Make Money While You Sleep

<i>How I "cracked the code" and discovered the key to automated income....</i><p>"Do The Work Once And Keep On Getting Paid"<p>FROM: Alex Newman<p><b>Dear Friend</b>,<p>There …

Small Business

Wealth Secrets of the One Percent: How the super-rich became super rich

"Let us assume, dear reader, that you are interested in one thing and one thing only: obtaining a vast fortune.” So begins economist Sam Wilkin’s new book, Wealth Secrets of the One Percent, on how the super rich became just that. The “fortune”, Wilkin clarifies, is not the stuff of fancy cars and …

The snowball effect of wealth and property

For people who have never had much in the way of possessions and money, this article sheds light on the way equity and prosperity go together

Where the millionaires put their wealth

Dubai: The number of millionaires, as well as the size or their wealth, continues to expand each year. As of 2014 alone, some 920,000 individuals …

Why do you lose money when you invest in mutual funds?

<i>Vidya Bala</i> <i><br>FundsIndia.com</i><p>“I lost money in mutual funds. I do not wish to invest there again. I am happy with what my fixed deposits give me”. This was …

Investing

Why Real Estate Is the Right Basket for Your Retirement Eggs

With the declining social benefits, retirement planning has been gaining more attention. Investors are now looking for new ways to invest and save …

Retirement

78 years ago, a journalist studied 500 rich men and boiled down their success into 13 steps - SFGate

At the peak of Andrew Carnegie's career, he crossed paths with an impressive journalist named Napoleon Hill, who he trusted to document — and share with the world — the strategies that turned him into one of the wealthiest and most successful businessmen of all time.<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that …

Self-improvement

How I Developed a Wealth Mindset in 5 Easy Steps

<i>This post is part of Generation One Blog Tour which I’m thrilled to be a part of along with many other inspiring bloggers. To learn more and to join</i> …

Self-improvement

Carrick best reads: Couples are deluding themselves about retirement

<i>The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.</i><p><b>Couples are deluding themselves about retirement</b><br>Results from a U.S. survey suggest spouses may have wildly different ideas about retirement and big knowledge gaps …

Retirement

Retiring in Your 40s with Harry Sit

If you want to make wise decisions about your money, then you don’t necessarily want to rely on conventional wisdom. Just ask Harry Sit of The …

Retirement

Chipotle is losing its luster

Chipotle's stock could drop below $500 a share after the burrito chain reported revenue slightly below expectations in April and said the removal of pork from one-third of its restaurants would hurt sales this year, Barron's said.<p>Rising food costs, along with rising healthcare and other costs, are …

Chipotle Mexican Grill

One of the world's biggest banks just admitted bitcoin could destroy existing finance firms

Analyst Johann Palychata writes in the company's magazine Quintessence that bitcoin's blockchain, the software that allows the digital currency to function, "should be considered as an invention like the steam or combustion engine," that has the potential to transform the world of finance and …

Bitcoin

Here's a super quick guide to what traders are talking about this morning

Good Morning! US Futures are taking the Greek Vote in Stride, off 60bp and steadily rallying back from the overnight lows as Varoufakis resigns, may signal Tsipras bringing new proposals, helping markets recover. No shock, but Europe is underperforming the USA with German markets off 1.2% led by a …

Stock Markets

Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren, and Coach are making the same mistake — and it's undermining business

Companies like Ralph Lauren, Coach, and Michael Kors have reported disappointing earnings recently. Shares for all three companies have declined in the past year.<p>Many of the companies' struggles can be traced back to one mistake: opening too many outlet stores.<p>Outlet stores sell the labels' …

Michael Kors