Planning a Perfect Day in Milan

Milan is Italy’s city of the future, a fast-paced metropolis where money talks, creativity is big business and looking good is an art form. However, history lovers should know that Milan is not all about trendy shops and designer clothes. Among the city's many historical attractions are La Scala …

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Improving your Soil with Humus

To the practical gardener, the origin of his soil is of interest, but not vitally important. What is important to the gardener is the nature of his soil, wherever it came from: whether it is light, meaning composed of large particles like sand; heavy, meaning composed of very small particles …

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Stock Market Terminology

Understanding the stock market can be a daunting task for any new investor. Not only are there many concepts and technical terms to decipher, but nearly everybody will try to give you conflicting pieces of advice. For example, if a stock in your portfolio falls in price, should you be …

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Growing Herbs from Seed

Starting herbs from seed can be a very good thing. It provides some of the best benefits overall. This way, you get a few key benefits:   - You remain in control over what goes into the plant - this includes organic soils and fertilizers. This option gives you the best overall results …

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How to Buy Shares

Many investors buy shares online through an investment account with an online broker. You can also buy shares through a full-service broker. Some companies allow investors to buy shares directly.

Buying a stock - especially the first time you become a legitimate business owner - deserves its celebration ritual. But before choosing …

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Top 25 Things to See in New Zealand

New Zealand truly is one of the most picturesque and photogenic places on earth. It offers terrific experiences that should be on every traveler’s list. New Zealand has the kind of scenery that demands a standing ovation — and it’s all in such close proximity. There are Milford Sound …

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