Michael Gw

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Update Estate Plans in Light of New Tax Law

Your current will, if it hasn't been updated in years, could shortchange or even accidentally disinherit your loved ones.<p>The new tax law has led some …

Deal Alert: Nonstop Flights to Dublin From $229 Round-Trip

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Flying

Download this: Google's Grasshopper aims to make coding as easy as a game

Ever wanted to learn to code, but didn't know where to start? Google's new app wants to help.<p>This week the company launched Grasshopper, an app that …

Rich people don’t make these 5 money mistakes

Ever wondered how the uber-rich—the Warren Buffetts and Mark Cubans of the world—live day to day? Sure, they may have some extravagant habits, but …

Warren Buffett Once Told a 14-Year-Old Kid the Secret to Success in 1 Simple Sentence

At a Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting over a decade ago, Warren Buffett gave a 14-year-old a success lesson that was meant for all of us.<p>On May 1, 2004, Berkshire Hathaway held its annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, where nearly 20,000 people attended this annual ritual.<p>As reporter Jason Zweig …

Moist Honey Cake Recipe

This moist honey cake is an ideal breakfast and sweet treat for any season. Rich, moist, and very delicious, here is the recipe:<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>440 grams …

I Just Made Billionaire’s Shortbread—and It's Even More Delicious Than a Twix Bar

Billionaire’s shortbread is a classic crowd pleaser, with layers of salted caramel, chocolate, and classic shortbread fans. Plus, who can resist that …

19 Things Even Healthy People Do That Are Actually Bad For You

It's time to start living your best life.

Mental Health

Want to Increase Your Presence? Start by Telling One of These Stories

Here's how to grow your influence, boost your impression and make a powerful impact.<p>Leading business schools, from Stanford to Wharton, teach storytelling as a business communication strategy. The ability to tell an engaging, compelling, and persuasive story is a hallmark of effective leadership …

How a single bout of exercise instantly protects the heart

A new review of existing studies examines the evidence behind the idea that an acute bout of exercise is able to offer immediate protection for the …

The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

These Are the 8 Types of Friends You Need in Your Life

Do your friends sometimes disappoint you? Ever feel like there is something missing in your relationships? You’re not alone.<p>Tom Rath and the Gallup …

Crunchy, Crispy Avocado Fries

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat broiler. Place a baking sheet in oven while broiler preheats.<p>Step 2<p>Combine flour, salt, and pepper in a shallow dish. …

How Do Stress Exposure and Stress Regulation Relate to Borderline Personality Disorder?

Introduction<p>Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a complex personality disorder which affects 2% of the adult general population. Ten percent of …

Neurology

Bitcoin Has One Major Flaw You Need to Know About

The main takeaway from the 1st annual Consensus Invest Conference is that bitcoin is great, but there is a flaw that experienced miners have …

Apples should be kept in the fridge now – but what about oranges and bananas?

New labelling guidelines suggest we should keep more of our fruit in the fridge. But not everything is suitable for cold storage – here’s a fruit-by-fruit guide<p>Is there anything more disappointing than biting into an apple, only to find it has gone all fluffy and soft? It happens all the time – and …

Apples

Bitcoin broke $11,000, then plunged 18%, and is now back at $10,000

Bitcoin’s price soared past $11,000, plunged as low as $9,300, and then recovered to around $10,000—all in the space of 24 hours of trading yesterday (Nov. 29). It was an object lesson in the volatility of the bitcoin markets. However, the violent price swings didn’t stop hundreds of thousands of …

21 occupations of the future

In a new report, Cognizant, the IT services firm, identifies 21 jobs that, given economic and commercial trends, people could reasonably be expected …

Forget Bitcoin, These Four Stocks Are Up More Than 1,000% in 2017

Bitcoin is all the rage, but there are also a handful of stocks that have equaled the digital currency’s gravity-defying surge this year.<p>Lesser-known …

The One Investment Warren Buffett Says Will Change Your Life (And It's Not A Stock)

In an essay celebrating Forbes’ 100-year anniversary, billionaire Warren Buffett says there is one investment that “supersedes” all others: Invest in yourself. “Address whatever you feel your weaknesses are, and do it now,” Buffett writes.<p>Buffett goes on to reveal his weakness — he was terrified of …

Communication Skills

6 Morning Routines That Are Hard to Adopt But Will Pay Off For Life

To start your day right, you've got to get into some good habits.<p>The early birds will inherit the earth.<p>At least that’s what a 2009 University of …

7 smart money moves to make before 2018 — to end up richer in the new year

Stressing about money as you make your holiday gift list — and shell out hundreds of dollars for holiday travel? While it’s easy to overspend in …

The detail-oriented woman who found a secret of the universe in a piece of “scruff”

A pulsar is a small, spinning star—a giant ball of neutrons, left behind after a normal star has died in a fiery explosion.<p>With a diameter of only 30km (18.6 miles), the star spins up to hundreds of times a second, while sending out a beam of radio waves (and sometimes other radiation, such as …

I've been coaching execs for 25 years, and the same 6 habits keep coming up in the best leaders

Over the past 25 years, I've coached a mix of executives in for profit and not-for-profit companies like Kellogg's, Monsanto, SoCalGas, Newark City Government, The United Way, IBM, and AT&T. I've been in board rooms with people fretting about decreases in market share, swirling about regulatory …

Scientists Have Developed a Baldness Treatment That Helps Grow New Follicles

But there's a catch, of course.<p>There's a plethora of treatments for balding on the market. But what if you could regrow your own hair out of your own …

AP Explains: What is bitcoin? A look at the digital currency

LONDON (AP) — The price of a single bitcoin has pierced the $10,000 level and some experts say it could rise further. The world's most popular …

How drinking affects brain stem cells

We all know that too much alcohol is bad for us, but do we know what it actually does to our brains? New research suggests that long-term, heavy …

These 30-Minute Desserts Are Seriously Easy to Make

These 30-Minute Dessert Recipes Are Seriously Easy to Make<p>What better way to procrastinate than with baking?<p>October 31, 2017<p>As a college freshman, …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

Dessert

How Many Stocks Should I Hold For A 100K Portfolio?

Not too long ago, I've shared with you my pension holdings. I've received $108K as the commuted value of my pension plan in September, and I'm …

Investing