Megan Mollmann

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  1. People

    People You Won't Believe Are Millionaires

    From an off-pitch singer to a professional caddy, these are some surprising millionaires.
  2. Retirement Living

    Why You Shouldn't Retire Away From Home

    Retiring in a tropical paradise may seem attractive, but consider these factors before packing your bags.
  3. High Net Worth Strategy

    5 Billionaires Who Lost Millions

    During the recession, billionaires lost money too, but when their net worth shifts it swings by millions and even billions.
  4. Insurance

    6 Bizarre Celebrity Insurance Policies

    There's a whole world of insurance beyond home, pet and auto - here are some of the more obscure celebrity insurance policies.
  5. Real Estate

    The 5 Most Overlooked Problems In A Home Inspection

    Home inspectors aren't guaranteed (or required) to catch every flaw in your next home. Here are five ways you can protect your most expensive investment.
  6. Banking

    Top Mobile Banking Dangers And How To Avoid Them

    Banks have improved the functionality of mobile banking so that consumers can transfer funds, pay bills or check balances whenever and wherever they may be.
  7. High Net Worth Strategy

    5 CEO Bonuses Worth More Than You'll Earn In A Lifetime

    We look at some corporate head honchos who are in the running for the fattest bonuses in 2010, and what they've done to earn them.
  8. Entrepreneurship

    6 Overnight Millionaires

    Wealth rarely falls into our hands. But for these success stories, money seemingly came with minimal effort - and a lot of luck.
  9. Entrepreneurship

    6 Ways To Impress Your Boss

    The recession has given immense value to nearly every job in America. Learn top tips for wowing your boss and creating job security.
  10. Entrepreneurship

    5 Unsung Tech Entrepreneurs

    Tycoons like Bill Gates and Steve Jobs are household names, but see if you can name the elusive pioneers of these inventions.
  11. Career / Compensation

    Applying For A Job When You're Overqualified

    Career advice gurus give the dos and don'ts of persuading employers that you are fit for a job opening.
  12. Credit, Loans & Mortgages

    Breaking Down Credit Card Fine Print

    Those "perks" offered by credit card companies usually come with strings attached, and these are just a few of them.
  13. Insurance

    Add-On Insurance: Do You Need It?

    Insurance is important in certain situations, but there isn't always a need.
  14. Asset Allocation

    6 Weird Ways To Invest

    Plenty of people have made it big-time by investing in unusual, wacky things.
  15. Investing Strategy

    Investing Tips That Can Leave You Broke

    To avoid taking a few risky wrong turns and ending up bankrupt, be wary of these investing tips (one or more that you've probably seen on late-night television).