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  • 8 Best City Cars and Ones to Avoid

    Navigating the congestion of city streets requires a car that’s nimble enough to dart into openings in snarled traffic and able to show a pothole who’s boss. Urban driving also requires a car wit...

    Navigating the congestion of city streets requires a car that’s nimble enough to dart into openings in snarled traffic and able to show a pothole who’s boss. Urban driving also requires a car wit...

  • Most Dangerous Cities for Pedestrians
    Most Dangerous Cities for Pedestrians

    Pedestrians are among the few categories of road users where deaths rose. Fatalities declined in almost all segments of the population—passenger vehicle occupants, large-truck occupants, …

    Most Dangerous Cities for Pedestrians

    Pedestrians are among the few categories of road users where deaths rose. Fatalities declined in almost all segments of the population—passenger vehicle occupants, large-truck occupants, cyclists, young drivers, and with alcohol-impaired driving fatalities; only pedestrian fatalities …

  • The 10 Best Cities For Sun Worshippers
    The 10 Best Cities For Sun Worshippers

    It should come as no surprise that the top cities for sun lovers are also top vacation destinations: think California, Florida, and Hawaii. Sun lovers, don’t add just Honolulu to your must-visit list: …

    The 10 Best Cities For Sun Worshippers

    It should come as no surprise that the top cities for sun lovers are also top vacation destinations: think California, Florida, and Hawaii. Sun lovers, don’t add just Honolulu to your must-visit list: All of Hawaii deserves a spot.

  • The Most Affordable Cities in the World for a Weekend Trip

    It's possible to take an affordable summer vacationif you know where to go.

    The Most Affordable Cities in the World for a Weekend Trip

    It's possible to take an affordable summer vacationif you know where to go.

  • The Best Cities to Invest in Real Estate on a Budget

    Here's why aspiring real estate moguls may want to consider purchasing a rental residence in another, lower-priced city where prices and rents are rising. The post The Best Cities to Invest in Real …

    The Best Cities to Invest in Real Estate on a Budget

    Here's why aspiring real estate moguls may want to consider purchasing a rental residence in another, lower-priced city where prices and rents are rising. The post The Best Cities to Invest in Real Estate on a Budget appeared first on Real Estate News and Advice - realtor.com.

  • Cities Where Airbnb Is Most Useful (Take Heed, Rio Olympics Attendees)

    As an avid traveler, it’s hard not to love Airbnb. The site offers short-term accommodation in apartments around the world for a fraction of the price of a hotel room. Airbnb offers more than two million …

    As an avid traveler, it’s hard not to love Airbnb. The site offers short-term accommodation in apartments around the world for a fraction of the price of a hotel room. Airbnb offers more than two million ...

  • A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Kansas City Life Insurance Company and Its Subsidiaries

    A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A and the issuer credit rating of “a” of Kansas City Life Insurance Company . Concurrently, A.M.

    A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A and the issuer credit rating of “a” of Kansas City Life Insurance Company . Concurrently, A.M.

  • These Are The Most And Least Stressed Cities In The United States

    California for the win?

  • People in This City Are Best at Managing Their Money

    High income and educational attainment aren't a guarantee of good money management skills.

    People in This City Are Best at Managing Their Money

    High income and educational attainment aren't a guarantee of good money management skills.

  • LA, Minneapolis best cities for money management skills

    Consumers in Los Angeles and Minneapolis-St. Paul excel at managing their finances, based on credit scores adjusted for income and other factors

    Consumers in Los Angeles and Minneapolis-St. Paul excel at managing their finances, based on credit scores adjusted for income and other factors

  • The Best Mexico City Date Spots

    Picking the perfect restaurant can make or break a date. It can help establish that first impression and sway the mood in a favorable direction. Here, seven restaurants in Mexico City where the ambiance …

    The Best Mexico City Date Spots

    Picking the perfect restaurant can make or break a date. It can help establish that first impression and sway the mood in a favorable direction. Here, seven restaurants in Mexico City where the ambiance is just as warm and lovely as the food. Huset Celebrated chef Maycoll Calderon, who cut his culinary teeth while working …

  • The Motor City Is The Most Stressed City

    Detroit was recently ranked among the country’s rudest cities. Now, the Motor City (no surrounding areas included) has been singled out by personal finance site WalletHub as the most stressed city in the …

    Detroit was recently ranked among the country’s rudest cities. Now, the Motor City (no surrounding areas included) has been singled out by personal finance site WalletHub as the most stressed city in the ...

  • Mispec Beach a miss for most of the summer as city repairs damage

    Mispec beach will be open to the public by early September after repair work starts next month by the City of Saint John. "The storm surges that did the damage this time around were not as severe ... and …

    Mispec Beach a miss for most of the summer as city repairs damage

    Mispec beach will be open to the public by early September after repair work starts next month by the City of Saint John. "The storm surges that did the damage this time around were not as severe ... and new gabions were put in, so the work held up," said Marc Doucet, the operations manager for the city parks and recreation …

  • Fitch: Atlantic City Casinos Most At-Risk From Gaming Regs; Other Jurisdictions in Flux Too

    Casinos in Atlantic City are most at-risk in the near term from pending gaming regulations, although casinos in other areas face a changing regulatory landscape too, says Fitch Ratings.

    Casinos in Atlantic City are most at-risk in the near term from pending gaming regulations, although casinos in other areas face a changing regulatory landscape too, says Fitch Ratings.

  • The Windy City Smokeout Brings the Best of BBQ to Chicago for its 4th Annual Festival

    Skip breakfast and come hungry; the Windy City Smokeout returns to Chicago for the 4 th time year this weekend. Born of the efforts of Lettuce Entertain You restaurant group and chef Doug Psaltis , the …

    The Windy City Smokeout Brings the Best of BBQ to Chicago for its 4th Annual Festival

    Skip breakfast and come hungry; the Windy City Smokeout returns to Chicago for the 4 th time year this weekend. Born of the efforts of Lettuce Entertain You restaurant group and chef Doug Psaltis , the BBQ festival brings in the best of out-of-town pitmasters to mingle with Chicago favorites. The...

  • Take the Grand Tour of Chiang Mai, Thailand — a.k.a. the Best City in Asia

    What to do in the best city in Asia? These are the cant-miss spots and sites in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

    What to do in the best city in Asia? These are the cant-miss spots and sites in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

  • Surprising Cities Where Rents Are Rising the Most

    Which U.S. cities are seeing the biggest monthly increases—and decreases—in the costs of renting a home? Well, the results are a bit unexpected. The post Surprising Cities Where Rents Are Rising the Most …

    Surprising Cities Where Rents Are Rising the Most

    Which U.S. cities are seeing the biggest monthly increases—and decreases—in the costs of renting a home? Well, the results are a bit unexpected. The post Surprising Cities Where Rents Are Rising the Most appeared first on Real Estate News and Advice - realtor.com.

  • This Instagram Account Pokes Fun At 'Sex and the City' Style In The Most LOL Way

    Fact: Sex and the City was the stuff that fashion dreams are made of. Seriously, we've all dreamed of owning something from Carrie Bradshaw's closet. But now that the show is more than a decade …

    This Instagram Account Pokes Fun At 'Sex and the City' Style In The Most LOL Way

    Fact: Sex and the City was the stuff that fashion dreams are made of. Seriously, we've all dreamed of owning something from Carrie Bradshaw's closet. But now that the show is more than a decade old, looking back on the character's bold outfit choices can be... well, pretty comical. The Instagram account @everyoutfitonsatc …

  • The Best Cities in America for Buying a Starter Home

    Credit.com has crunched the numbers and developed a robust list of zip codes where nearly all homes cost less than $200,000. 

    The Best Cities in America for Buying a Starter Home

    Credit.com has crunched the numbers and developed a robust list of zip codes where nearly all homes cost less than $200,000.