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'Open banking' revolution could lead to scams and pricing rip-offs, experts warn

Consumers taking advantage of an online banking revolution from next week face a heightened risk of bank transfer scams, experts have warned.<p>From Saturday new rules will force financial institutions to share detailed customer data with each other, in order to let people compare deals and see all …

7 Things To Know Before Traveling Alone As A Woman

Women are often warned against traveling alone, but it’s actually one of the most freeing and enlightening experiences you can have. However, there …

Hate Crimes Up In 2016, FBI Statistics Show

The number of hate crimes reported last year rose by 4.6 percent compared to the previous year, according to data released Monday by the FBI.<p>The total tally of hate crimes in 2016 was 6,121, compared to 5,850 in 2015. More than half of those incidents were motivated by the victim's race.<p>The FBI …

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Why The Internet Is Going Crazy Over This Mattress

Casper is only three years old and has already developed a cult following — notorious for disrupting the $14 billion mattress industry and completely …

20+ Spicy Tequila Cocktails That Will Have You Reaching For More

Tequila — either you love it or you hate it (thanks, college). If you're in the first group, you probably like to enjoy it in the afternoon on its own or mixed in a classic cocktail, but let us tell you about an even better way to sip on your favorite spirit this season: adding a little spice.<p>A …

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21 Healthy Spring and Summer Rolls That Are Surprisingly Easy to Make

Ever ordered Thai, Chinese, or Vietnamese without getting some hot, crispy spring rolls or fresh, soft summer rolls to start? Didn’t think so. With …

Not losing weight? Try weighing your food for a week

Michael Easter's secret is simple: he weighed his food to get a sense of how much he can eat to maintain a healthy weight. And it worked.<p>Journalism professor Michael Easter is weighing new eating habits.<p>The 6’1" tall Las Vegas resident was hardly overweight at 185 lbs. But Easter, who spends his …

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Turns Out the World's Best Sales Development Rep Is A Robot

In the past 10 years, Conversica's Artificial Intelligence has been used by more than 17,000 sales reps world wide and helped create more than $10 billion in sales revenue.<p>For all the talk about artificial intelligence (AI) and chat bots, it's refreshing to speak with a company that has tangible …

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The 7 Best Under-the-Radar Places to Celebrate Christmas Abroad

Schools are closed, offices are quiet; for many families the week between Christmas and New Year’s is the best—or only—time of year to plan a big trip. The problem is the weather. It’s just not dependable in most of the Northern Hemisphere in December. Yet fly far enough south and you’re bound to …

Dating sites for Trekkies, vampire lovers and just about anyone else

<i>As part of "It's Complicated," CNET's series about how tech is changing our relationships, we thought you might enjoy this story, originally published July 3, 2016.</i><p>Candice is really, really pretty. She has big, brown eyes; thick, dark hair that flows below her shoulders; cheekbones that could cut …

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Scientist Accidentally Discovers the World's Newest Shade of Blue and It's Gorgeous

So you agree? You think it's really pretty?<p>"Serendipitously," in 2009, Oregon State University chemist Mas Subramanian created the gorgeous blue pigment you see above, the university reports. Now, the "near-perfect" pigment has been perfected and will be sold as commercial coatings and plastics, …

What To Eat For Glowing Skin This Summer: An RD Explains

Our skin protects and reflects. As our largest organ, it paints a picture of our health outside and in. How we feed and protect our skin, like our …

5 superfoods you’re probably not eating

One in three Americans will be suffering from type 2 diabetes by 2050. The solution? More moringa and mung beans<p>By some estimates, the state of American health looks pretty grim. And much of it is directly tied to poor diets.<br>Based on current trends, one in three American adults—about 146 million …

The Most Romantic Beaches in the World

<i>What’s your dream vacation?</i> Glamour <i>asked 1,000 women that question—and then had 13 top travel bloggers plan your most-wanted trips, all for under $1,000! This week, we present everything you need to know about planning your best getaway ever. Here, travel experts reveal the most picturesque—and</i> …

61 Vegan Recipes That Are Healthy, Hearty, and Delicious

No meat, no eggs, no dairy, no problem. This collection of delicious recipes answers that pesky question, "What DO vegans eat?"<p>These aren't just great vegan recipes. They're great recipes, period.

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Reader recommendation: When in Rio de Janeiro, use private tour guide Manoel Bezerra

BRAZIL<p>Six of us recently returned from Rio de Janeiro, where we thoroughly enjoyed the private tours of Manoel Bezerra. He was very knowledgeable, accommodating and spoke impeccable English. We were able to arrange everything before we left by Internet and phone. Manoel purchased tickets for …

Rent Will Be Even Less Affordable in 2016

Currently, high rents and rising home prices are hitting Americans on all fronts, and 2016 will reinforce how the lack of affordable housing is …

9 incredible photos of an eerie ship graveyard in the middle of the Uzbekistan desert

The Moynaq Ship Graveyard is literally a ghost town in the middle of the desert.<p>It was once a busy Soviet fishing port on the Aral Sea — once one of the four largest lakes in the world — but today, nothing but desert remains.<p>Let's take a closer look and see how these ships came to be stranded in …

How to Travel the World for Free

<i>Photo Courtesy of Dreamstime. Article by Kaeli Conforti of Budget Travel.</i><p>We know, we know. You can't actually travel the world without paying for something along the way. But we've got a few ideas to help cut down on costs and ensure you'll have a more authentic adventure.<p><b>Barter your time and hard</b> …

22 Epic Places You Didn't Know Existed

The world is full of wonders... wonders we know about (the Grand Canyon) and those we might not (see below). But it's important to note that this earth we all live on is an insanely beautiful place. In case you don't have the time (or funds) to visit these spectacular places, we thought we'd do you …

4 Books Every Entrepreneur Must Read

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The greatest lessons you'll ever learn will most likely be from your own experience. But entrepreneurs can also learn a lot from the advice and experiences of others, as long as we allow ourselves to be teachable.<p>Perhaps you …

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Top 10 Caribbean Resorts

Planning a trip to the Caribbean? Check out our list of the 10 best hotels and resorts in the Caribbean Islands. From Anguilla to the Turks & Caicos, this list includes our favorite hotels and resorts to help you plan the ultimate escape.<p><b>ANGUILLA</b><p><b>Cap Juluca</b><p>A mere 25-minute boat ride from the shops …

How to uncover closed-door restaurants when travelling

It’s like a dinner party with strangers. Closed-door restaurants, also known as underground restaurants or supper clubs, are private eateries tucked away in a chef’s home. And though they’re not widely advertised, they are often some of the most sought-after tables in town.<p>For travellers, these …

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Flipboard for Travelers and Adventure Seekers (Even Just Armchair Ones)

Inside Flipboard / May 20, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …