• Are you having a baby? Here’s a handy, downloadable PDF with a list of 50 essential items you’ll need for your new baby. Whether you’re sorting through your baby shower gifts or drafting your shopping list, these tips may help you figure out what you need most.

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Backup Solutions: Protecting Your Digital Data

Backup Solutions: Protecting Your Digital Data

We now lead digital lives. Everything from taxes and banking to the music and movies we buy is now often accessed via the computer. While this can certainly make things more convenient, it can also present a new set of issues. Not so long ago we might have stored our important information in a locked filing cabinet. We now store this information on hard drives that too often fail at the most inconvenient times. Rather than going back to the days of the VCR and vinyl records (those of you under 20 can ask your parents), it might be more prudent to go over ways to make backup copies of the data you care about most.

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Penny Stocks: Not Worth the Risk - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

Penny Stocks: Not Worth the Risk

Investors looking for “the next big thing” might be tempted to take a look at penny stocks. These investments are often in small companies just getting started. To an active investor, they might seem very attractive, offering a huge potential upside for a price well under what one might find on the NASDAQ or NYSE. However, penny stocks are not worth the risks associated with their trading.

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Expect Home Price Growth in Chicago & Miami - And the Renovations That Will Boost Resale Value Even More

Expect Home Price Growth in Chicago & Miami – And the Renovations That Will Boost Resale Value Even More

The Candy Global Prime Sector Report lists 12 cities around the world that have strong potential in the coming years to demonstrate significant residential property price growth. The report includes reasons to be optimistic about property values in these areas, which is encouraging news to property owners considering renovations and improvements aimed to further bolster property values.

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