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Tax Hacks 2016: What You Need to Know if You’re Self Employed

Filed under: Taxes By Marilyn Lewis Being your own boss definitely has its advantages – flexibility, upward mobility, the chance to take your business in the direction you choose – but at tax time, being self-employed can be a challenge. Here’s a look at what’s expected of you when you go to work for yourself. Self-employment tax Like everyone else, ...

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Dry January: Everything You Need To Know And How To Get Through It

At the beginning of each year, hundreds of New Year resolutions are made. Some hope to lose a little weight, while others hope to quit smoking, and then there’s really ambitious folks who actually sign up to quit drinking for an entire month – this tradition is known as Dry January. Last year, more than two million people cut down ...

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Everything you need to know about buying Star Wars: The Force Awakens tickets tomorrow

Has Disney convinced you to see Star Wars: The Force Awakens yet? If so, you’re in luck, because we’ve learned just when you’ll be able to buy tickets: tomorrow. They’ll be going on sale immediately following the premiere of a new trailer during the Monday Night Football broadcast. Tomorrow’s on-sale includes tickets for theaters across the entire globe, but it wouldn’t ...

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Viagra: Take It For Your Heart As Well As For, You Know, Other Stuff Says New Study

If men needed another reason to take Viagra, here it is. A new study says that the popular drug used to treat male erectile dysfunction has another, extremely important benefit — as a treatment for heart disease. That’s right. If the new research is accurate, not only does the active ingredient in Viagra help men avoid frustrating problems in the ...

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About McDonald’s Monopoly Game

Filed under: Company News, McDonald’s, Earnings, Industry News www.mcdonalds.com Monopoly is back at McDonald’s (MCD). The world’s largest burger chain has revived its annual promotion, and Big Mac lovers have until Oct. 27 to collect game stamps themed to Hasbro’s (HAS) Monopoly board game. It’s a big deal, and McDonald’s can use the extra attention. The fast-food chain has posted ...

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Know if You Should Apply to Law School Immediately After College

Potential applicants should consider their professional goals, academic profile and financial situation when deciding when to apply to law school. ​Every year, many students come to me with this common question: “When should I apply to law school?” The answer to this question depends greatly on each individual’s situation. Here is some advice for four types of potential applicants who ...

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‘Man Flu’: Not for Woosses! What YOU Need To Know

New scientific evidence actually indicates that ‘Man Flu’ isn’t just an excuse to get out of doing the dishes. New scientific research has found that men, and especially ‘tough guys’ with higher testosterone levels, have weaker immune systems. Scientists from Stanford University published their findings in the ‘Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences’ saying they have found that men ...

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Forget Windows 8.1, Folks Want Windows 7; & 4 More Things to Know Today

Filed under: Technology, Media, Market News, Food & Beverage, Restaurants, People Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg via Getty Images Here’s a quick rundown from the world of business and economics this morning: the things you need to know, and some you’ll just want to know. o. Good news for Microsoft (MSFT): Windows 8.1 came out last month, and it looks like more folks ...

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Five Things You May Not Know About Child Marriage

Enlarge image i Arinafe Makwiti, 13, says her parents forced her to drop out of school and get married to an older man last year to help with the family finances. Makwiti has divorced her husband, but now has a 9-month-old daughter. Jennifer Ludden/NPR Arinafe Makwiti, 13, says her parents forced her to drop out of school and get married ...

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Don’t Cap CEO Pay, Voters Say, and 4 More Things to Know Today

Filed under: Market News, Travel, Mergers & Acquisitions, CEOs, Investing Getty Images Here’s a quick rundown from the world of business and economics this morning: the things you need to know, and some you’ll just want to know. o. Swiss voters have rejected a proposal to cap the salaries of top executives at 12 times their company’s lowest wage, apparently ...

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