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Boondocking Locations 2017

Towing our home around the country has given us the opportunity to see more places than we would have ever dreamed of before. The best part we get to …

20 Small Business Ideas You Can Do at Home

<b>Small Home-Business Ideas:</b><p>The infographic below clearly states the top 20 small business ideas to make money while working from home.<p>Amazon Affiliate …

Small Business

How to make $400,000 a year writing about what you love — according to someone who's doing it

After posting my blogging income report from last year (where I made $401,681 with my blogging side hustle), I've been getting a lot of reader questions about how much money can you actually make blogging? I think blogging is the perfect side hustle because you can do it in your own time, you can …

Marketing

This online graphic design course will help you master photo editing and design

The job hunt is pretty brutal out there. Nowadays, Microsoft Office just doesn't cut it for some of the top-paying jobs, as knowledge of programs …

28 Free IoT Courses You Can Take Right Now

There’s no denying the Internet of Things (IoT) is on the rise. With the market predicted to reach $1.7 trillion by 2020, I would say now is a pretty …

How to Make Money With an Online Drop Shipping Business

How to Make Money With an Online Drop Shipping Business<p>Updated December 28, 2017<p>When starting an online business, one of the key elements is having …

How to Edit Colour and Create your own Style

After his recent video on editing Dramatic Black and White images quite a few of you asked for a video on his colour editing process. Sean Tucker …

IFTTT vs. Stringify: Which is the best service to connect all your smart-home devices?

Your smart home can always be made smarter. One popular way to increase its IQ is to use a free automation service such as IFTTT or Stringify. These …

Weather

Eero’s new hub has twice the range and speed of its predecessor

Dead zones are constant thorn in the side of anyone tasked with setting up a Wi-Fi system. Not every home is alike, and some — especially those with …

Wi-Fi

Nest working on less expensive thermostat, home security systems

Anyone who has shopped for a smart thermostat or smart home security systems knows they are not cheap. This often forces consumers to make some …

Home Automation

How to invest with $5, $50 or $100

Investing isn't just for the rich.<p>It is true that if you have lots of cash, you'll have lots of options on where to put it. But if you are just getting started and have just a minimal amount of money to work with — anywhere from $5 to $1,000 — you may have more choices than you might think.<p>A few …

Investing

Get fit for the slopes: how to increase your agility

It’s the time of year when skiers and snowboarders alike turn their attention to getting fit for the slopes ahead of a winter trip to the mountains. Getting your body prepared will not only help you ski or snowboard better, but it will also make the whole experience a lot more enjoyable – no more …

Achieving Financial Success Without Extreme Frugality or a Huge Income

It’s not too hard to find stories in the media about seemingly ordinary people finding great financial success. You hear about what seems like an …

Nextcloud: an Open

<i>It’s Open Source Week at SitePoint! All week we’re publishing articles focused on everything Open Source, Free Software and Community, so keep</i> …

This Hovering DIY Tablet Holder is Crazy Easy to Make

Soon you could be in bed with a tablet hovering above you.<p>If you're getting ready to spend a weekend in bed avoiding relatives as much as possible, there's no need for you to watch Netflix uncomfortably. DaveHax created a simple tablet stand you could DIY in just a few hours.<p>All you need is …

Gear & Gadgets

Microsoft will pay you $650 to ditch your MacBook for a Surface

The company will accept Apple computers at Microsoft stores starting Thursday.<p>If Apple's MacBook updates on Thursday aren't good enough for you, Microsoft has an alternative.<p>The Windows maker will offer up to $650 for anyone in the US who "trades up" a MacBook Pro or MacBook Air for a Surface Book …

Touchscreens

10 Good Stocks That Every Investor Should Own

Whether you are an index investor or a would-be market beater, there are some names out there that are musts when it comes to stocks to buy.<p>Call them …

Investing

Wiring an existing home through the walls

Running Wires in an Existing Home<p>This guide explains how to fish wires through walls on an existing home - after the drywall is installed. You may …

Home Improvement

How to Design a Logo: 50 Tutorials and Pro Tips

One of the biggest design misconceptions is that it is easy to make a logo. To begin with, a logo is much more than just some colors, fancy fonts, …

Graphic Design

16 damaging behaviors of unsuccessful people

Everyone wants to achieve success, but it seems perpetually out of reach for some of us.<p>Sometimes, that's just the work of unfortunate external circumstances. However, in other cases, we're just our own worst enemies.<p>There are a few subtle (and some not-so-subtle) behaviors that can conspire to …

Self-improvement

How to Become a Millionaire by 40 | David L Veksler

I’ve never thought of myself as someone who knows much about personal finance or investing. Yet I keep reading scary statistics about how the average …

New York Times

11 DIY Projects to Turn Your House Into a Smart Home

The smart home revolution definitely isn’t happening overnight. Even with a flood of new devices and platforms available, most of us are still only …

How to Be Frugal Without Wasting Your Time

A lot of people think frugality is about saving money at the cost of your time: you spend all day clipping coupons just to save a couple bucks on …

6 ways to make your money work for you

"Make your money work for you" is such common personal finance advice that it borders on being cliché.<p>But what does it actually mean? And more importantly, how can you do it?<p>We spoke with Sean Gould, a wealth strategist with Waddell and Associates and a certified financial planner, to outline six …

Personal Finance

The 20 best DAW software apps in the world today

MusicRadar's users have voted in their thousands, and we can now reveal their favourite DAW

Music Production

How to invest when you're young and broke

<i>I never learned about "mutual funds" or "index funds" or "money market accounts"—it all seemed as relevant to my broke-ass existence as theology is to a goat. But these days I wonder if I missed out on a chance to turn a bad job into the equivalent of night business school. I've become increasingly</i> …

Personal Finance

This Is How Millionaires View Money — and Why It’s Successful

Doesn’t it seem like the rich keep getting richer while the middle class is stuck in the same old spot?<p>Economic inequality is a hot topic right now, …

Self-improvement

An Insider’s Guide to the World’s Best Wine Producers

Our 2016 F&W Wine Guide highlights 500 of the world's best producers. Here's a sample to introduce you to some of our favorites—the superstars and …

Napa Valley

Apple is not following Jobs' script and that's OK

“Who wants a stylus? You have to get them and put them away, you lose them. Yuck. Nobody wants a stylus.”<p>It was 2007 and a still-robust Steve Jobs …

What I learned this week about Tim Cook’s Apple

Nearly four years after Steve Jobs’ death, the company is still unique, if imperfect<p><i>This is the debut installment of a new, weekly commentary and reviews column on</i> The Verge<i>, also available on</i> Re/code<i>, by veteran tech journalist Walt Mossberg, now an Executive Editor at</i> The Verge <i>and Editor at Large</i> …

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