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Julia Trello

Julia has been covering the finance beat for four years now. She has been writing professionally as a freelance talent for the Los Angeles Times and Forbes.com. She later moved to The Washington Post, where she covered news on politics, business and special features for two years. Julia is now part of our editorial team, where she writes features and tips to promote wealth creation and management for everyone.

10 Most Expensive Flowers In The World: Orchids, Roses & Priceless Plants

Flowers are the most preferred gifts for special occasions like a wedding, Mother’s Day and Valentine’s Day. In fact, the phrase, “Say it with flowers” has become popular for this reason. Flowers are beautiful and easy on the purse. However, …

Top 5 Most Expensive White Wines In The World: Chardonnay Rule The List

It’s hard to refuse a drink, especially if it’s a glass of bubbly and refreshing white wine. Celebrations are almost incomplete without wine in the menu. Songs are written about wine (do you hear Tiny Bubbles and Red Red Wine …

Top 10 Most Expensive Vodkas In The World: Swarovski Crystals, Diamonds & Gold

In countless movies, TV programs, and even in novels, vodka seems to be the preferred drink of the moneyed and high-class set. Drinking vodka has always been associated with elegance, fine taste, and high-end style. It is no wonder that …

Web Based Collaborative Project Management: How To Pick A Cheap Vendor With Online Features?

Since 2012, Ronald serves as a manager for a small business based in Texas that sells and delivers vegetables and fruits in the top restaurants and cafes in the area. He is thinking of getting a web-based collaborative project management …

Effective Project Management Apps That Are Free & Simple Yet Offer Good Cloud Hosted Services

Nobody ever said that managing multiple projects was easy. Charlie, a senior staff member of an advertising firm, is assigned to co-manage an upcoming online marketing campaign for one of his firm’s high value clients. To prepare himself for the …

Tools For Online Project Management Comparison Prepared By Top B2B Professionals

It is not easy when you are tasked to manage company projects. It is a myriad of responsibilities all rolled under one neat term. Chris, a virtual assistant based in Los Angeles, California, seeks to add more to his skill …

Software For Cloud Project Management: 3 Easy Tips To Find What Is The Best B2C Tool For You

Choosing the right software for cloud project management can be a difficult thing to do, especially for those who really do not know their way when it comes to software, mobile applications, online business platforms, and all that stuff. Reggie, …

Best Project Management Applications: Review Of Top 3 Popular Enterprise Tools

Project management applications have proliferated and business owners love them because they indeed take their enterprise to a higher level. That is what Charles has discovered lately. Charles co- owns a startup architecture firm and wants his enterprise  all set …

Cloud Project Management Tools That Offer Cheap And Easy Online Service To A Small Business

Scouring the Internet for the best cloud project management tool is perhaps an easy thing to do. But discerning which one will be a perfect fit for your small business can be a taxing endeavor, as what Pete discovered for …

Project Management Tools: Free Programs From Professional Vendors Compared

Nicky is eyeing to install some project management applications for his small business, an online fashion store for men. Specifically, he’s looking to try out no cost project management platforms before investing on paid software and applications. But with the …

Simple Project Management Software: Popular Uses Of Cloud Hosted B2B Programs

Raven has just started her own enterprise and she wants to know what is the best software that can help her keep track of her company’s projects and tasks:
Hello, I have just started my own online company and I was …

Project Management Tools That Are The Best Professional Tools For A Small Business

Diana is a marketing manager who is about to embark on a big project for a brand activation campaign. She wants to keep track of all the details but is looking for something – a tool or a software – …

Online Project Management Features A Good Small Business Vendor Should Offer You

Paul is the chief creative officer of a Seattle-based ad agency and is currently finalizing details of a big campaign for a top department store client in London. Working with remote accounts is not new to him. Of course, long …

Online Project Management: 5 Simple Tips To Choose Top Web Based Services

Christy keeps a busy calendar running her own wedding planning company. A great part of her work involves coordination with venues, suppliers and of course clients. While there are three other staff helping her, she’s considering the adoption of online …

Free Project Management Software Fetures That A Professional B2B Tool Should Have

Tina is an English teacher who has been tasked to lead a big project , that of ascertaining the language adjustment of immigrant students from Europe who have just entered high school. Using free project management software has crossed her …

Project Management Tool: Finding The Best Program For Your Enterprise Isn’t Hard

Katrina has just opened her own small business and she is looking for certain project management tools that can help her manage her fledgling team’s projects and tasks, as well as address issues that can impede the progress of her …

Best Online Project Management Software: Comparison Of 5 Things Essential To A Good B2C Tool

John is a hedge fund analyst who is considering getting the best online project management software to keep tabs on his numerous accounts and investments. Ideally, the software should make the work easier for him by organizing financial stuff and …

Web Based Project Management Software: Online Features A Good Cloud Hosted Tool Must Have

Marianne is setting her sights to opening a clothing and accessories shop online. She is planning to keep close tabs on her operations at its infancy stage by considering the adoption of a web based project management software.
“Hi, I’m Marianne …

10 Cheap Holiday Alternatives To Expensive Vacation Destinations

These are tough financial times. But that doesn’t mean you are not allowed to go on a vacation. In fact, many people who enjoyed a full weekend away from routine and work found themselves relaxed, energized, and more enthusiastic about …

10 Really Expensive Diamond-Crusted Watches

Some say time is eternity. Others remark that diamonds are forever. But if you were asked, which would you choose? An overflowing abundance of time? Or a bag of precious stones? In a hypothetical world, which luxury would tug you …

10 Most Successful Celebrity Scents: Signature Perfumes by Rhianna, Beyonce and More

Ever since Hollywood icon and movie queen Elizabeth Taylor came up with her own fragrance, White Diamonds, back in 1991, general reception to scents by celebrities has been quite positive. The skyrocketing trend of celebrities making a lot of money …

5 Money Lessons from HBO’s Game of Thrones You Should Keep In Mind

Violence, intrigue and sex—Game of Thrones has these in spades. But the critically-acclaimed HBO medieval fantasy series also shares nuggets of financial wisdom.

Top 5 Richest Celebrity Chefs Today: Food, Fame and Money Made In The Kitchen

Food is a basic human need, a necessity we address almost on a daily basis with consistency and regularity. Thus, it is no wonder why a number of people and establishments have found significant success in the food industry. And …

10 Most Expensive Kitchen Appliances: Super Expensive Corkscrews & Coffee Machines

Historically, the kitchen has always served as one of the most important rooms in an American home. Initially, families gathered around the central hearth to warm their bodies and share a meal. Moving into the twentieth century, the kitchen was …

10 of the Most Expensive TV Shows Ever Made

They don’t have the dollar magnitude of their movie counterparts. Still, the most expensive TV shows can cost studios an arm and a leg and the possibility of failure to win the audience’s favor sends shiver down the big bosses’ …

10 Biggest Museum & Art Heists In History: Most Expensive Stolen Masterpieces

Classical paintings and artworks dating from ages ago are worth millions, which is why they attract even the finest and most talented of thieves. While some stolen art pieces have been restored to their rightful places and a few have …

10 Luxurious Celebrity Homes with Outrageous Features: From Will Smith To Mark Zuckerberg

A very big house will no longer suffice for celebrities with wads of dollars to burn. There’s just got to be something else, something big other than the mansion itself to make a celebrity house stand out among the usual …

7 Most Expensive Perfumes In The World: Chanel No 5 Is Not The Top One!

What makes a fragrance supremely expensive? The raw materials that go into its making? Perhaps. The world’s most expensive perfumes also have the world’s rarest and priciest ingredients. Brand equity, perhaps? Maybe. The most expensive perfumes come from the most …

10 Cool and Surprising Uses of Chocolate

Diamonds are a girl’s bestfriend. But in real life, ‘Chocolates are a girl’s bestfriend’ sounds so much closer to the truth.
This food, which should probably have its own tier in the food pyramid (or more like its own pedestal), has …

10 Most Recent & Current Communist Nations In The World

Communist nations are quickly disappearing from the world as we move further away from the Cold War and into the 21st century. Today the world has only five remaining Communist nations, most of which are struggling to hold on to …