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personal finance blogger, loves sports and a good home brewed beer.

Frank Deford: A Career Spent Bringing 'Something New' To Sports. Frank Deford is shown here in 1984, four years into his gig as sports commentator on Morning Edition.

Frank Deford: A Career Spent Bringing 'Something New' To Sports

Bob Child/AP hide caption toggle caption Bob Child/AP Frank Deford is shown here in 1984, four years into his gig as sports commentator on Morning Edition. Frank Deford, NPR's longest-running sports commentator, announced Wednesday that he's retiring after 37 years on Morning Edition — 37 years of entertaining, educating and yes, annoying some listeners, like any good commentator should. The warnings from Frank Deford arrived via email, days before our scheduled interview. He was right, although Miss Snickers, Deford's yorkiepoo rescue, sounded more ferocious than she actually was. 7 Homebrewing Kits To Clone Awesome Beers at Home. I can still remember the taste of the very first beer I brewed myself.

7 Homebrewing Kits To Clone Awesome Beers at Home

I’d gone to my local home-brew shop and purchased the top-of-the-line of all the equipment they had available, and set about making my very first beer as soon as I got home with it: a chocolate stout. What I ended up making was five gallons of liquid that looked more like dirty water than stout, and tasted like malt and pretty much nothing else. That magical look and taste was enhanced further by the fact that the majority of the bottles didn’t carbonate very well, so you were drinking some very, very lightly carbonated dirty water. The simple workout that will stop you snoring and improve your sleep. How to make money with a news website. For centuries, newspapers and magazines have dominated the world of publishing and journalism.

How to make money with a news website

Before the creation of the internet, print media was the primary way for publishers to reach out to the masses, and for the everyday person to keep up with the latest news both locally and internationally. Back in the day, newspapers and magazines were revolutionary. But everything has changed now, and is still changing – journalism has undergone a dramatic shift led by technology and the net. Today, most news publishers are focusing their attention on building digital and online presences. Consumers want to access news stories straight away, and they can do that through the internet. Unsurprisingly, news publishers are trying a range of different techniques and mechanisms to bring in the big bucks.

Online, on the site While there are still plenty of print publications around, the main focus of most publishers is the online domain. There are other on-site sources of revenue, though. LeBron helps design sneaker for disabled athletes. {* #userInformationForm *} {* traditionalSignIn_emailAddress *} {* traditionalSignIn_password *} {* traditionalSignIn_signInButton*} {* /userInformationForm *} {* #socialRegistrationForm *} {* socialRegistration_firstName *} {* socialRegistration_lastName *} {* socialRegistration_emailAddress *} {* optInMarketing *} Yes, I would like to receive newsletters, alerts and occasional updates and offers from FOXSports.com Validating {* avatarLarge *} {* socialRegistration_signInButton *} {* /socialRegistrationForm *} {* #registrationForm *} {* traditionalRegistration_emailAddress *} {* traditionalRegistration_password *}

LeBron helps design sneaker for disabled athletes

Your Money: Avoid withdrawing provident fund money to buy a house. You would soon be able to use a major chunk of your retirement money to buy a house.

Your Money: Avoid withdrawing provident fund money to buy a house

The government will amend Employees Provident Fund (EPF) scheme to enable members of EPFO to withdraw up to 90 per cent of their fund for making down payments while buying homes. The provisions to withdraw money from EPF account always existed but there was a restriction on the amount a person could withdraw. A subscriber can get a loan worth 24 times the wages (basic salary plus dearness allowance). Financial advisors say that an individual should dip into the retirement corpus only if it's a first house, and the property is not bought for investment. Breaking retirement corpus should be the last resort for any one. Instead of using PF money, financial advisors say that a person can pledge gold to buy a property. While the modalities of the scheme are not yet out, Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya told Rajya Sabha that they are going to add a new paragraph 68BD. Fancing brewing your own tipple? Expert Tony Buckle uncorks the facts. Artificial intelligence is quickly rolling into your personal finances.

Artificial intelligence has rapidly become an integral part of wealth management, so that computers and algorithms analyze massive amounts of financial data to spit out stock recommendations and other types of advice.

Artificial intelligence is quickly rolling into your personal finances

Yet it’s taken a bit longer to figure out a way to apply this technology to consumers’ day-to-day spending and saving habits. But over the past year there’s been an explosion in the number of artificially intelligent personal finance chatbots, suggesting that we’re entering a new phase of digital assistance. Your Magic Number: The Best-Kept Secret for Managing Your Personal Finances.

Built for brewers: Eugene welder finds niche in beer-making systems. Aaron Keeney about a decade ago fused his welding skills with a brewing hobby, creating a Eugene company known in the craft beer world.

Built for brewers: Eugene welder finds niche in beer-making systems

Keeney’s Synergy Brewing Systems makes stainless steel beer-making equipment for home-based and commercial brewers. The equipment, which includes three kettles and propane burners mounted on a stand with wheels, can make from five gallons to 30 gallons or more of beer. Yet Keeney, 33, who owns Synergy with Josh Mathews, is more than a small manufacturer. He’s a brewing system creator and repairman. With his welding expertise, he has made or fixed equipment for Oakshire Brewing, Ninkasi Brewing Co., Hop Valley Brewing Co. and other local breweries, either at their facilities or in his shop. Log In - New York Times. Working out together: Montreal gym offers exercise opportunities for the whole family - Montreal. The Ultimate Personal Finance Guide for 2017. It’s probably something you tell yourself every January: “This will be the year I finally get my finances in order.”

The Ultimate Personal Finance Guide for 2017

If that’s the case you’re certainly not alone. Last year over 30% of Americans said that their New Year’s Resolution was to “spend less and save more.” The problem with resolutions like “spend less and save more” is how vague they are. In order to achieve your goals you need an actual gameplan. Forbes Welcome.