By AAII: This Monday, be sure to say "happy birthday, bull" as the current bull market will turn five years old. Since bottoming on March 9, 2009, the S&P 500 has gained nearly 200% on a total return basis. This is quite the reward for...Show More Summary
Last month, we asked you to fill out Vulture's official Oscar ballot, and offered you the chance to win a $500 for doing something you totally would have done without reward anyway. We all saw how the ceremony played out on Sunday, so it's time to crown our big contest... More »
Buckeye Partners LP (BPL) rewards investors with a 70 percent total return the year after it restores regular distribution growth; Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP's (BWP) unit price falls by almost half after it guts its payout by more than 80 percent. Show More Summary
A fluent Mandarin speaker writes: I totally support more people learning Mandarin Chinese, not least because it’s a rewarding and interesting language that (believe it or not) is fairly easy to pick up as a spoken language due to its fantastically simple grammar. However, I also have to point out that your reader who compares […]
Adapkit, developer of Monsta Points, the top rated family reward chart app, announced today that they have released an new game "Circuit-Breaker" on iOS and Android platforms. Circuit-Breaker is a really simple, but totally addictive little game that is sure to appeal to the competitor in everyone.
Centinela Valley High School District superintendent Jose Fernandez earns more in total compensation than President Barack Obama--$271,000 in salary, plus nearly $400,000 in benefits (Obama earns $569,000.) The taxpayers and the unions...Show More Summary
- goal is to get tons of treasure through the different worlds and levels - you’ll get a reward depending on your total at the end - adventure mode has you tackling levels at your own pace - hardcore mode offers a time limit and no saving -...Show More Summary
I used to buy a lot of fast fashion, but saving my pennies for something handmade was way more rewarding in so many ways. Read more
Communities will be rewarded for helping deliver over half a million homes across the country, Housing Minister Kris Hopkins has confirmed. The minister published final allocations for this year’s New Homes Bonus payments, totalling over £900 million, which will be shared among England’s 353 councils. Today’s announcement (3 February 2014) means that since the New […]
Gameloft’s World at Arms has been tweaked recently. The list of changes includes a refined Lottery with more balanced rewards and improved drop rates, a total of six new buildings, the ability for players to transfer their game save to other devices via social networks (i.e. Show More Summary
Google today announced it is hosting its fourth Pwnium competition, aptly named Pwnium 4, this March. The security contest’s main focus will be Chrome OS, for which the company will... Keep reading ?
On January 9, 2014, Starwood Preferred Guest launched a partnership with Caesars Entertainment Total Rewards for limited shared benefits. My previous SPG-Caesars post is an introductory piece and discussed benefits of the partnership for loyalty rewards members. Show More Summary
The North American Soccer League (NASL), the second-tier of American soccer, last season began a controversial split season format that saw the side that had the best overall points total (Carolina RailHawks) fail to reach the post-season while a team … Continue reading ? NASL Supporters Launch a New Initiative to Reward League’s Best Team is a post from World Soccer Talk.
Aside from redeeming and earning SPG points at the Westin Casaurina just off the Strip or at the Element Las Vegas way out in the Vegas burbs, there hasn't been much opportunity for Starwood Preferred Guests to make the most of their Vegas Vacation. Show More Summary
DoJiggy is excited to launch the 2013 Giving Program! This year, the company will reward a total $5,000 in Cash Grants to 5 deserving nonprofit organizations. Award recipients will receive $1,000 towards their cause. In order to nominate an organization for a DoJiggy Giving Award, applicants must follow these steps: Like DoJiggy on Facebook Explain […]
Over the last couple of years, we have been witnessing the start of a seismic shift in healthcare philosophy. For far too long, the system has been totally focused on rewarding quantity: The more patients seen, tests performed, procedures completed — the higher the incentives. Now, instead of rewarding healthcare providers for quantity in the [...]
Every couple of months I put together a top 10 list of best current credit card signup offers. Some of the offers change, the 50,000 point American Express Business Gold Rewards card is no longer available, the total miles possible on the British Airways card has gone up. Show More Summary
BuzzFeed explores some of the things you feel totally comfortable saying to your dog, but you’d never want to say to another human – unless you want them to think you’re a total creep. Though the reward part doesn’t seem so bad.
There's been a lot of discussion of intrinsic and extrinsic rewards, and how they motivate or demotivate players. Behavioral engineer Nils Pihl frames the conversation in a totally different way....
Getting a startup off the ground is rewarding. You come up with a new idea, something that can improve, even in the smallest way, the life of every user. You figure out the best way to make it actually, you know, work. You convince investors that yours is a horse worth betting on. And you show customers why your product...