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  • New!Beyonce to Bill Gates, on Being an Entrepreneur

    Beyonce to Bill Gates, on Being an Entrepreneur

    Filed under: CelebritiesAnthony Harvey/Getty ImagesBeyonce is concerned about the pressure to keep up.By Morgan QuinnBeing your own boss might sound like a dream come true, but starting your own business isn't an easy path. The reality is it tak…
    - 12 hours ago, 28 Mar 15, 6:00am -
  • New!New Technologies Help Seniors Remain Happy, Safe at Home

    New Technologies Help Seniors Remain Happy, Safe at Home

    Filed under: Home Health Care, Retirement LivingHero ImagesBy Sally AbrahmsA growing number of seniors are turning to state-of-the-art digital tools -- via smartphones, GPS, voice activation and sensors -- that enable them to age in their own ho…
    - 12 hours ago, 28 Mar 15, 6:00am -
  • New!5 Cool Ways to Teach Kids About Personal Finance

    5 Cool Ways to Teach Kids About Personal Finance

    Filed under: Family Money, Personal FinanceJupiterimagesKids might know money doesn't grow on trees, but many still think it's free. Almost half of the 5-year-olds in an Australian survey of 500 children "thought their parents got free money from…
    - 12 hours ago, 28 Mar 15, 6:00am -
  • New!What You Should Do If the IRS, Your State Audits Your Taxes

    What You Should Do If the IRS, Your State Audits Your Taxes

    Filed under: Personal Finance, Audits, Income Tax, IRS, State Income TaxBy Jason NotteIf you're being audited by the Internal Revenue Service this year, you're either an unlucky or extremely unfortunate individual.Budget cuts have steadily decr…
    - 12 hours ago, 28 Mar 15, 6:00am -
  • New!10 Tricks Grocers Use to Get You to Spend More Money

    10 Tricks Grocers Use to Get You to Spend More Money

    Filed under: Food & Beverage, How to Save Money, Saving, SpendingGetty ImagesHave you ever planned to run into the grocery store "for a few items," only to emerge an hour later with a shopping cart full of bags? Do you have no idea how you got to…
    - 12 hours ago, 28 Mar 15, 6:00am -
  • Market Wrap: Wall Street Ends 4-Day Skid on Late Tech Rally

    Market Wrap: Wall Street Ends 4-Day Skid on Late Tech Rally

    Filed under: Market News, Mergers & Acquisitions, GDP, Federal Reserve, Computer IndustryRichard Drew/APBy Chuck MikolajczakNEW YORK -- U.S. stocks rose modestly Friday after late news of merger talks among two semiconductor companies boosted th…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 4:40pm -
  • Fed's Yellen: Rate Hike May Be Warranted Later This Year

    Fed's Yellen: Rate Hike May Be Warranted Later This Year

    Filed under: Inflation, Unemployment Rate, Federal Reserve, Interest Rates, EconomyAndrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesFederal Reserve Chair Janet YellenBy Ann Saphir and Michael FlahertySAN FRANCISCO and WASHINGTON -- An interest rate hike…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 4:31pm -
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook Plans to Give Away Most of His Fortune

    Apple CEO Tim Cook Plans to Give Away Most of His Fortune

    Filed under: Apple, Charity, Family Money, Personal Finance, CEOsBrynn Anderson/APApple CEO Tim CookSAN FRANCISCO -- Apple CEO Tim Cook is joining a long list of magnates promising to give away most of the wealth that they amass during their caree…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 2:55pm -
  • Dog Trainer Says 'Bad Customer,' Sues for $65K Over Reviews

    Dog Trainer Says 'Bad Customer,' Sues for $65K Over Reviews

    Filed under: Scandals and Lawsuits, Consumer Issues, PetsArterra Picture Library/AlamyReview sites have given consumers a way to amplify their voices and make an impact on a company's business -- for good or bad. For Virginia resident Jennifer Uji…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 11:27am -
  • Internet Outages Reveal Gaps in Broadband Infrastructure

    Internet Outages Reveal Gaps in Broadband Infrastructure

    Filed under: Internet, Public Utilities, Telecommunications, Consumer IssuesElaine Thompson/APMike Loucks lost Internet and phone service at his home in Friday Harbor, Wash., during a 10-day outage on the island in 2013.By FELICIA FONSEC and DAVID…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 10:38am -
  • Indiana Allows Businesses to Refuse to Serve Gay Customers

    Indiana Allows Businesses to Refuse to Serve Gay Customers

    Filed under: Retail, Small Business, EconomyMichael Conroy/APIndiana Gov. Mike Pence on Thursday signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which protect business owners who deny service to homosexuals.By Eric ReedIndiana's version of religio…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 10:21am -
  • What the Crackdown on Payday Loans Will Mean to You

    What the Crackdown on Payday Loans Will Mean to You

    Filed under: Personal Loans, Personal Finance, U.S. Government, Consumer Protection, Payday LoansShutterstockAfter years of study and many reports, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau this week proposed sweeping changes to the payday lending…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 9:24am -
  • GDP Slows to 2.2% in Q4; Corporate Profits Fall

    GDP Slows to 2.2% in Q4; Corporate Profits Fall

    Filed under: Economic Indicators, GDP, Manufacturing, EconomyCharlie Riedel/APWorkers on the Ford F-150 assembly line at its plant in Claycomo, Mo.By Lucia MutikaniWASHINGTON -- U.S. economic growth cooled in the fourth quarter as previously rep…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 8:36am -
  • Week's Winners, Losers: Carnival Adds Ships, Winnebago Slips

    Week's Winners, Losers: Carnival Adds Ships, Winnebago Slips

    Filed under: Company News, Technology, Netflix, Facebook, EarningsGetty ImagesThere were plenty of winners and losers this week, with the world's largest cruise line operator ordering new ships and the leading taco maker killing off a defining bre…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 8:24am -
  • 15 Natural Cleaning Products You Can Make at Home

    15 Natural Cleaning Products You Can Make at Home

    Filed under: How to Save Money, Home & Garden, SavingShutterstockMy parents and I immigrated to the U.S. when I was young, and money was tight. My dad worked long hours, while my stay-at-home mom focused on saving as much as possible.My parents…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 6:00am -
  • How to Keep Your Privacy in an Era of Pervasive Tracking

    How to Keep Your Privacy in an Era of Pervasive Tracking

    Filed under: Identity Theft, TechnologyJuergen Faelchle/ShutterstockBy Mia TaylorShuli Hallak is in the cloud business. Storing data in the cloud carries risks, but she is working on a secure version owned, operated and managed by you. That priv…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 6:00am -
  • Traveling Abroad? Here's How to Leverage the Strong Dollar

    Traveling Abroad? Here's How to Leverage the Strong Dollar

    Filed under: Currency, Travel, Global Economy, Travel IndustryGetty ImagesA strong dollar makes drinks cheaper at St. Mark's Square Square in Venice, Italy.By Chris TaylorJane McManus can hardly believe her luck. The New York-based sportswriter…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 6:00am -
  • The Next Big Automotive Boom: Super-Luxury SUVs

    The Next Big Automotive Boom: Super-Luxury SUVs

    Filed under: Automotive Industry, Consumer Goods, Manufacturing, Car Buying, InvestingVincent Thian/APYes, it's a Lamborghini SUV: the Urus. Lamborghini first unveiled it as a concept in 2012, and something very close to it is expected to go into pr…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 6:00am -
  • Don't Throw Away Your SodaStream Just Yet

    Don't Throw Away Your SodaStream Just Yet

    Filed under: Company News, Coca-Cola Company, Pepsico, Earnings, Food & Beveragesodastream.comThe sales trend is problematic at SodaStream (SODA). The company behind the namesake beverage maker that fizzes up tap water has experienced four consecu…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 6:00am -
  • 5 Billion-Dollar Companies You Don't Know - Yet

    5 Billion-Dollar Companies You Don't Know - Yet

    Filed under: Company News, Technology, Global Economy, Industry Newsjurvetson/FlickrThere are some pretty big privately held companies out there that aren't very well known. With many of them, that will undoubtedly change. Most people didn't know…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 6:00am -

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  • New!Tax Gripe-o-Meter airs taxpayers' complaints
    Tax Gripe-o-Meter airs taxpayers' complaints What's really bugging us about preparing and filing our tax returns? Consumer Reports' Tax Gripe-o-Meter highlights a few of our biggest gripes, inclu…
    - 5 hours ago, 28 Mar 15, 12:59pm -
  • New!Mercedes-Benz makes a pickup? Giddy up, partner
    Mercedes-Benz makes a pickup? Giddy up, partner By the end of the decade, Mercedes-Benz will launch its first ever pickup truck. Yes, a real get-dirty midsized truck with a three-pointed star in…
    - 21 hours ago, 27 Mar 15, 8:29pm -
  • New!The medical bills you should never have to pay
    The medical bills you should never have to pay Back in 2007, Consumer Reports put out a call for stories about the health insurance coverage problems that consumers were facing. We received thous…
    - 22 hours ago, 27 Mar 15, 7:59pm -
  • New!Why you should wait to buy a new laptop
    Why you should wait to buy a new laptop If there’s one thing Intel is known for, it’s regular—and frequent—updates of its processors. The company follows what it calls a tick-tock model o…
    - 22 hours ago, 27 Mar 15, 7:59pm -
  • New!Sugru silicone-rubber adhesive sticks to its claims
    Sugru silicone-rubber adhesive sticks to its claims Who hasn’t wished to strengthen the charging cord of a cellphone, tablet, or laptop that’s begun to fray? Sugru is a moldable putty made of…
    - 24 hours ago, 27 Mar 15, 5:59pm -
  • New!Don't let tax-identity theft happen to you
    Don't let tax-identity theft happen to you Tax-related identity theft can turn your life upside down and take years to resolve. I know, because it happened to me several years ago, after someone…
    - 24 hours ago, 27 Mar 15, 5:44pm -
  • NFL should end TV blackouts permanently
    NFL should end TV blackouts permanently It’s seemingly never the off-season for the National Football League. About two weeks after Super Bowl XLIX, the league held its scouting combine—essen…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 3:59pm -
  • The best small SUVs
    The best small SUVs Small SUVs make up the fastest-growing vehicle segment on the market. It's no wonder: These right-sized crossovers promise an affordable combination of commanding ride height,…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 1:59pm -
  • Remodelers spare no expense on master bathrooms
    Remodelers spare no expense on master bathrooms Showers and tubs for two, chandeliers, bidets, and televisions are just a few of the upscale renovations that some homeowners are adding to their m…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 11:59am -
  • Hackers infiltrate hotel Wi-Fi
    Hackers infiltrate hotel Wi-Fi As Americans ramp up their planning for summer travel season, so is the risk of hackers infiltrating hotel Wi-Fi networks to steal guests’ passwords and other sen…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 9:59am -
  • Best small cars in Consumer Reports’ testing
    Best small cars in Consumer Reports’ testing Big things can come in small packages, as proven by today’s feature-rich subcompact and compact cars. This sector of the automotive landscape—on…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 9:59am -
  • Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge smartphones are a bold step ahead
    Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge smartphones are a bold step ahead Consumer Reports' engineers are already pouring over T-Mobile versions of the Samsung Galaxy S6 smartphone, the company's brand ne…
    - 2 days ago, 27 Mar 15, 1:29am -
  • New mowers offer easier starting and maintenance
    New mowers offer easier starting and maintenance Starting difficulties are a chief gripe with gasoline-powered lawn mowers, and the need to maintain the machines also a common complaint. One engi…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 8:59pm -
  • Some halogen lightbulbs are brighter than others
    Some halogen lightbulbs are brighter than others When it comes to energy-saving lightbulbs, LEDs and CFLs spring to mind. But what about halogen bulbs? They don’t get much attention, partly bec…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 8:29pm -
  • Updated 2016 Mazda6 remains fun, but limited
    Updated 2016 Mazda6 remains fun, but limited Mazda’s midsized family sedan is refreshed for 2016, building upon its attractive styling, agile handling, and impressive fuel economy. But it is a…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 8:24pm -
  • 3 last-minute tax moves
    3 last-minute tax moves With just a few weeks left of tax-season 2015, here are a few actions worth taking to save you money on 2014 taxes, jumpstart savings for you or a relative, or possibly g…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 6:59pm -
  • Changing jobs? Watch out for a forced rollover of your 401(k)
    Changing jobs? Watch out for a forced rollover of your 401(k) Amid the stress of switching jobs, people often forget to shift the money in their old 401(k) to their new employer. While you won’…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 5:59pm -
  • Is an updated Apple TV media player coming?
    Is an updated Apple TV media player coming? With its recent product announcements and HBO Now exclusive deal, Apple has been in the news of late. Now comes the scuttlebutt that the company is p…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 4:44pm -
  • Consumers Union: CFPB proposals would help people avoid payday debt traps
    Consumers Union: CFPB proposals would help people avoid payday debt trapsWASHINGTON, D.C. ─ The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) today announced it is considering proposals for stron…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 12:59pm -
  • 5 things we liked about the BMW X5
    5 things we liked about the BMW X5 The odometer is a great gauge of how much the Consumer Reports auto-testing team enjoys the cars we review. Most vehicles have about 12,000 miles on them at the…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 12:59pm -
  • Consumers Union raises concerns about pesticides with EPA, USDA and FDA
    Consumers Union raises concerns about pesticides with EPA, USDA and FDALetters to federal agencies cite new Consumer Reports story on pesticides in produce, recent WHO decision to reclassify glyph…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 12:59pm -
  • High-performance 2016 Ford Focus RS spools up 315+ hp
    High-performance 2016 Ford Focus RS spools up 315+ hp Ford has pulled the wraps off the U.S. version of the smoking-hot Focus RS hatchback, just days ahead of its New York International Auto Sh…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Mar 15, 8:59pm -
  • 12 ways to save even more at Costco
    12 ways to save even more at Costco If you’re a Costco member, you probably know a thing or two about saving a buck. But there are ways to cut costs even further at the ubiquitous warehouse clu…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Mar 15, 6:59pm -
  • BMW releases important software update for i3 electric car
    BMW releases important software update for i3 electric car The BMW i3 earned one of the highest scores of any electric car when we tested it. But it gave us a few disconcerting moments when we w…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Mar 15, 5:59pm -
  • Consumers to FCC: No Robocalls to Cellphones
    Consumers to FCC: No Robocalls to CellphonesConsumers Union delivers 130,000 petition signatures to FCC as telemarketers, financial companies seek loopholes to allow intrusive robocalls to cellpho…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Mar 15, 12:59pm -
  • 5 small HDTVs from 2014 are good bargains in 2015
    5 small HDTVs from 2014 are good bargains in 2015 While there's nothing like a giant-screen TV for watching movies and TV shows in the main viewing room of your house, many of us are looking for…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Mar 15, 9:59am -
  • 10 impressive gas grills for $300 or less
    10 impressive gas grills for $300 or less Most gas grills sold cost less than $300. If that’s what you’re planning to spend then consider these 10 grills from Consumer Reports’ latest tests…
    - 4 days ago, 24 Mar 15, 9:59pm -
  • 8 tips to help you sell your own home
    8 tips to help you sell your own home With real estate agents’ commissions often as high as 6 percent of a home’s sale price, it’s tempting to hang out a “For Sale by Owner” sign and s…
    - 4 days ago, 24 Mar 15, 8:59pm -
  • Tackle retirement health costs early
    Tackle retirement health costs early Would you happen to have a spare $220,000 on you? That lofty sum is what Fidelity estimates the average husband and wife, both age 65 and retiring this year,…
    - 4 days ago, 24 Mar 15, 8:29pm -
  • Best deals on small cars
    Best deals on small cars Low gas prices favor shoppers looking for small, fuel-efficient cars, but the market trend shows many buyers are looking to bigger models. If history has taught us one t…
    - 4 days ago, 24 Mar 15, 8:14pm -
  • Talking Cars podcast tackles Tesla and the self-driving car
    Talking Cars podcast tackles Tesla and the self-driving car Despite demonstrations of self-driving cars by Google and Audi, it’s easy to think of this technology as being years in the future. B…
    - 4 days ago, 24 Mar 15, 7:59pm -
  • Get money back for energy-efficient upgrades
    Get money back for energy-efficient upgrades Typically, energy-efficient home improvements involve spending money now so you can save on your energy bills later. And for some upgrades such as sol…
    - 4 days ago, 24 Mar 15, 7:59pm -
  • You and Amazon Fire TV can now get a hotel room
    You and Amazon Fire TV can now get a hotel room Ever think your Amazon Fire TV or Amazon Fire TV Stick would make a great traveling companion? Thanks to an upcoming software update, according to…
    - 4 days ago, 24 Mar 15, 4:44pm -
  • The disappointing dozen: Cars that fail to measure up
    The disappointing dozen: Cars that fail to measure up Look no further than our annual Top Picks list and you’ll see there are many great cars on the market today. At the other end of the spectr…
    - 4 days ago, 24 Mar 15, 1:29pm -
  • 5 top vacuum cleaners for allergy sufferers
    5 top vacuum cleaners for allergy sufferers With the spring comes tough times for anyone who suffers from allergies. Vacuuming is one of the best ways to clear the air in your home, right up ther…
    - 5 days ago, 23 Mar 15, 7:59pm -
  • Find a kitchen remodeling plan that fits your budget
    Find a kitchen remodeling plan that fits your budget Kitchen remodels come in all shapes and sizes, from the mostly DIY cosmetic update to a full-scale multi-month renovation, with price tags ran…
    - 5 days ago, 23 Mar 15, 7:29pm -
  • Try over-the-counter allergy medicine first
    Try over-the-counter allergy medicine first Q. I know that some allergy medications are sold over the counter and some are prescription only. What’s the difference? A. In terms of effectivene…
    - 5 days ago, 23 Mar 15, 2:29pm -
  • 3 things to do at the car dealership
    3 things to do at the car dealership Buying a car is an entire process, beginning with dreaming and research, moving on to test drives, and finally negotiation and purchase. Doing your homework u…
    - 6 days ago, 22 Mar 15, 12:59pm -
  • How to turn off snooping smart TV features
    How to turn off snooping smart TV features A few weeks ago, I investigated automatic content recognition (ACR) systems found on televisions from Samsung, LG, and Vizio. This technology, which has…
    - 6 days ago, 22 Mar 15, 11:59am -
  • Don't take Benadryl every day for allergies
    Don't take Benadryl every day for allergies Q. Is it OK to take Benadryl every day to treat my allergies? A. It’s not a good idea. Benadryl Allergy (diphenhydramine and generic) and similar f…
    - 6 days ago, 22 Mar 15, 9:59am -

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  • New!Newegg Home Appliance Sale: Up to 83% off, from $10 + free shipping

    Newegg Home Appliance Sale: Up to 83% off, from $10 + free shipping

    Newegg cuts up to 83% off a selection of coffee makers, blenders, vacuums, shavers, and more during its Home Appliance Sale, with prices starting from $9.99. Plus, select items offer coupons for even larger discounts. Even better, most items qualify…
    - 1 hour ago, 28 Mar 15, 4:15pm -
  • New!Cobra Portable Jump Starter & Air Compressor for $38 + $5 s&h

    Cobra Portable Jump Starter & Air Compressor for $38 + $5 s&h

    As one of its daily deals, Meh offers the Cobra Portable Jump Starter & Air Compressor, model no. CJIC 250, for $38 plus $5 for shipping. That's $27 under the best price we could find for a refurbished unit; this one is new. (Meanwhile, most stores c…
    - 5 hours ago, 28 Mar 15, 12:47pm -
  • New!Panasonic Secret Sale: Up to 75% off + free shipping

    Panasonic Secret Sale: Up to 75% off + free shipping

    Panasonic cuts up to 75% off a selection of its cameras, headphones, camcorders, and speakers as part of its latest Secret Sale. Plus, all orders receive free shipping.
    - 14 hours ago, 28 Mar 15, 4:01am -
  • New!"Emergency Exit: 2020" Kindle eBook for free

    "Emergency Exit: 2020" Kindle eBook for free

    Amazon offers downloads of Ever N. Hayes' Emergency Exit: 2020 Kindle eBook for free. That's $1 off and $14 under the lowest shipped price we could find for the paperback version elsewhere.
    - 21 hours ago, 27 Mar 15, 8:19pm -
  • Michael Kors items at Rue La La: Up to 49% off, from $73 + $10 s&h

    Michael Kors items at Rue La La: Up to 49% off, from $73 + $10 s&h

    For its members only, Rue La La cuts up to 49% off a selection of Michael Kors handbags, watches, sunglasses, and accessories, with deals starting from $72.99. Shipping adds $9.95 and is then free if you purchase again within the next 30 days. Deal e…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 5:22pm -
  • Garden Oasis Harrison 7-Piece Dining Set for $300 + pickup at Sears

    Garden Oasis Harrison 7-Piece Dining Set for $300 + pickup at Sears

    Sears offers the Garden Oasis Harrison 7-Piece Dining Set, model no. SS-I-139NSSET, for $299.99. Opt for in-store pickup to dodge the $69.99 shipping fee. That's $25 under last month's mention and the lowest price we could find by $599. It includes f…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 5:20pm -
  • Room Essentials 2-Door Organizer for $30 + free shipping

    Room Essentials 2-Door Organizer for $30 + free shipping

    Target offers the Room Essentials 2-Door Organizer in Espresso for $29.99 with free shipping. That's $5 off and the lowest total price we could find. It features a wood veneer finish and two shelves. Deal ends March 28.
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 4:44pm -
  • The Week's Best Freebies: $6 Amazon Credit, Walmart Beauty Box

    The Week's Best Freebies: $6 Amazon Credit, Walmart Beauty Box

    Check your wallet at the door, folks; there's only free stuff here! From video games to flower seeds, you can score all kinds of goodies with little to no effort in this roundup of the week's best freebies.
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 3:17pm -
  • Ralph Lauren Sale: Up to 83% off + free shipping w/ $125

    Ralph Lauren Sale: Up to 83% off + free shipping w/ $125

    Ralph Lauren cuts up to 83% off sale items. (The banner states up to 40% off, but we found larger discounts.) Shipping starts at $5 (select "Economy" shipping during checkout) or bag free shipping on orders of $125 or more via coupon code "FREESHIP12…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 1:36pm -
  • Nike Clearance at Kohl's: Up to 80% off, from $4 + free shipping w/ $75

    Nike Clearance at Kohl's: Up to 80% off, from $4 + free shipping w/ $75

    Kohl's cuts up to 80% off a selection of Nike men's, women's, and kids' clearance apparel, with prices starting from $4 after discount. (Discount is applied automatically in cart.) Better yet, you'll receive $10 in Kohl's Cash for every $50 you spend…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 9:59am -

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  • New!The one thing Tony Robbins buys to make his life easier

    The one thing Tony Robbins buys to make his life easier

    On Farnoosh Torabi's So Money podcast, motivational speaker and author Tony Robbins shared the one thing he buys to make his life easier or better: "Private jets. Private flight. Extraordinary," he said. "There's nothing that changes quality of life…
    - 3 hours ago, 28 Mar 15, 2:30pm -
  • New!19 high-paying jobs for people who don't like stress

    19 high-paying jobs for people who don't like stress

    Think there's no such thing as a high-paying, low-stress job? Think again. Career-information expert Laurence Shatkin, Ph.D., compared average salaries and stress levels of the 767 occupations identified by the US Department of Labor to identify jobs…
    - 4 hours ago, 28 Mar 15, 2:00pm -
  • New!How Glenn Guthrie became Charles Barkley's financial advisor

    How Glenn Guthrie became Charles Barkley's financial advisor

    FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors. How I became Charles Barkley's financial advisor (ThinkAdvisor) Back in February, Charles Barkley was asked about his financial…
    - 20 hours ago, 27 Mar 15, 9:53pm -
  • New!THE PAYMENTS INDUSTRY EXPLAINED: The Trends Creating New Winners And Losers In The Card-Processing Ecosystem

    THE PAYMENTS INDUSTRY EXPLAINED: The Trends Creating New Winners And Losers In The Card-Processing Ecosystem

    The payments industry had a huge year in 2014 and it's showing no sign of slowing down. On the one hand tech giants like Amazon and Apple released new products that affirmed their long-term payments ambitions (Apple Pay and Amazon Local Register). On…
    - 20 hours ago, 27 Mar 15, 9:47pm -
  • New!This psychological trick tempts you to spend more money

    This psychological trick tempts you to spend more money

    Once you see a price tag, you're sunk. It all has to do with a psychological principle called anchoring. Essentially, the first number you see colors any numbers that come after it. Imagine: You see the perfect pair of jeans for $200, and it seems a…
    - 22 hours ago, 27 Mar 15, 8:00pm -
  • New!20 meaningful jobs that pay really well

    20 meaningful jobs that pay really well

    It seems like there are only two options when it comes to choosing a career: We can either pursue a meaningful job and make next to nothing, or we can pull in a pretty penny working insanely long hours in an uninspiring, high-pressure role. Turns out…
    - 23 hours ago, 27 Mar 15, 6:27pm -
  • Eva Mendes spent just $6 on the dress she wore to her first red carpet

    Eva Mendes spent just $6 on the dress she wore to her first red carpet

    Before starring in hits such as "Hitch" and "2 Fast 2 Furious," and dating fellow celebrity Ryan Gosling, Eva Mendes was just your average thrift shopper and bargain lover. In a recent #tbt to the 2001 premiere of "The Others" which Mendes posted…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 5:20pm -
  • This map shows how much America's middle class has shrunk since the year 2000

    This map shows how much America's middle class has shrunk since the year 2000

    According to the Pew Charitable Trust, middle class means earning anywhere between 67% to 200% of your state's median income. The Pew Charitable Trust's Stateline blog recently published a study which looks at how the number of middle class famili…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Mar 15, 4:09pm -
  • What happens to Victoria's Secret underwear after you return it

    What happens to Victoria's Secret underwear after you return it

    Victoria's Secret is the top underwear seller in the world.  The company controls a whopping 35% of the lingerie market — a remarkable feat for a specialty retail brand.   A Victoria's Secret manager did a Reddit Ask Me Anything about what hap…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 8:32pm -
  • 12 surprising downsides of getting rich

    12 surprising downsides of getting rich

    Luxury items, mansions, and cool cars are glorified in the media, but there's a darker side to wealth. In a recent Quora thread, “Is getting rich worth it?,” users shared the surprising downsides of being rich. We picked out some of the most com…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 8:00pm -
  • Most Americans think they pay the right amount in taxes

    Most Americans think they pay the right amount in taxes

    FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors. America's view on taxes (Think Advisor) With the April 15th tax deadline just three weeks away, Pew Research asked the American…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 7:48pm -
  • Babysitters are more expensive than ever — here's how much they charge in major US cities

    Babysitters are more expensive than ever — here's how much they charge in major US cities

    A survey of over 1,000 American families by Care.com found that the average hourly wage for babysitters across the US is $13.44 — the same as 2014, but up 28% from $10.50 in 2009. In major cities, a sitter is even pricier: about $14 in Los Angeles,…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 6:16pm -
  • The 'Bordeaux Dilemma' explains why too many people overspend on luxury items until they're in debt

    The 'Bordeaux Dilemma' explains why too many people overspend on luxury items until they're in debt

    Paul Sullivan, the New York Times Wealth Matters columnist and author of "The Thin Green Line: The Money Secrets of the Super Wealthy," has a theory about why people fall into the trap of spending beyond their means. He calls it the "Bordeaux Dilemma…
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  • This entrepreneur walked away from Wall Street to build a $5 million business working from home

    This entrepreneur walked away from Wall Street to build a $5 million business working from home

    In 2007, Ryan Levesque was leaving his home base in Shanghai for a week-long trip to Malaysia with his wife Tylene when he realized he didn't have an audiobook for the plane. So he downloaded "The 4-Hour Workweek," by Tim Ferriss. "At the time, I was…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 3:23pm -
  • What Game of Thrones can teach you about managing money

    What Game of Thrones can teach you about managing money

    FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors. Financial lessons from Game of Thrones (Reuters) With "Game of Thrones" season five scheduled to debut on April 12, Reuters spok…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Mar 15, 8:31pm -
  • How one couple earns money while they travel around the world

    How one couple earns money while they travel around the world

    When Chris Garlotta was working in San Francisco, he rarely met his clients in person. Now that he works from places like Berlin, Prague, Vietnam, and Amsterdam as he travels the world, he says things aren't much different — at least, things aren't…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Mar 15, 8:00pm -
  • 8 ways to look like a millionaire, even if you're not

    8 ways to look like a millionaire, even if you're not

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  • Here's the budget of a retired couple aiming to make $300,000 of savings last more than a decade

    Here's the budget of a retired couple aiming to make $300,000 of savings last more than a decade

    Ron and Joan Zahn have been budgeting since 1962, the year they got married. The Zahns are now in their mid-70s living in De Pere, Wisconsin, and Ron has been retired for a decade from his work teaching and working in administration for parochial sch…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Mar 15, 6:00pm -
  • Here's the average amount residents of every state receive in their tax returns

    Here's the average amount residents of every state receive in their tax returns

    April 15th is right around the corner, which means you should have already filed your taxes, or you should be in the process of filing. Since tax refunds are predicted to take longer this year, the earlier you file, the better. For a better idea of w…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Mar 15, 5:10pm -
  • Bond investors are running for the exits

    Bond investors are running for the exits

    FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors. Bond funds are seeing outflows on rate hike worries (Wall Street Journal) Morningstar says almost $1.2 billion exited bonds fund…
    - 4 days ago, 24 Mar 15, 8:53pm -

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