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A New Threat to Your Finances: Cell-Phone Account Fraud

Consumers have a new privacy threat to worry about. It’s known as cell-phone account fraud, where crooks open up a phony cell-phone account in your …

Identity Theft

Surgery causes cognitive losses in some seniors

Two years ago, Daniel Cole's 85-year-old father had heart bypass surgery. He hasn't been quite the same since.<p>"He forgets things and will ask you the same thing several times," said Cole, a professor of clinical anesthesiology at UCLA and a past president of the American Society of …

7 questions to ask before renewing your homeowner’s insurance

If you own a house, homeowner’s insurance is a necessity. Not only do you need it to protect your home and possessions against damage and theft, your mortgage lender will also require that you carry it. But it’s not enough to simply have coverage, you need to have the right coverage. David Miller, …

The Best and Worst Olive Oil from the Grocery Store

Olive oil is as essential to the kitchen as a saucepan or stove. Yet, while it’s always in front of us, we don’t always pay attention to what it can …

The best insurers may be the ones you've never heard of

The best home, rental and car insurance is not necessarily the least expensive, but the one that covers you when you need it.<p>That's according to policy-holders who reported their experiences to Clearsurance, an independent insurance information site, which produced a ranking of the best insurance …

If Your Kid Is 18, You Need These Documents | Investopedia

When your child turns 18, the experience can be an emotional one for you as a parent, as well as for your son or daughter. Adulthood suddenly becomes …

Education

'I Tried Jumping Rope Every Day For 2 Weeks—Here's What Happened'

The results were SERIOUSLY impressive.<p>I’ve always thought the jump rope was a totally underrated piece of equipment. Sure, we all loved it when we were kids, but unless you’re a CrossFitter or regularly box your way around a ring, it’s rare to find one incorporated into a workout. Eve Overland, …

How trainer Kirsty Godso eats ketogenic every day—and why she’ll never go back

<i>In addition to being a Nike Master Trainer, Kirsty Godso has crafted two workouts—Pyrogirls, which pops up at cool girl hot spot Sky Ting Yoga as</i> …

What You Don't Know About Homeowners Insurance Could Cost You

We buy homeowners insurance to protect against the high drama of our greatest fears: tornadoes ripping off the roof, fire racing up the stairs, …

16 of the coolest apps and gadgets you should use the next time you travel

Thanks to technology, gone are the days of overpaying for flights, struggling to book a place to stay when you travel, or suffering through terrible meals at subpar restaurants.<p>But with so many available apps and gadgets to help you out, which ones are really going to save you time and money or …

What people with autism want you to know

Like many autistic people, I have complicated feelings about Autism Awareness Month, which rolls around every April. According to the Autism Society, the initiative was created "to promote autism awareness, inclusion and self-determination for all, and assure that each person with [Autism Spectrum …

Autism

The greatest high-intensity sugar-burning workout to cut body fat

Imagine you’re out for a walk in the woods. During this leisurely stroll, your muscles are using a type of muscle fiber called slow-twitch fiber. …

Body Fat

25 Dividend Stocks You Can Buy and Hold Forever

iStock<p>Finding a company with a long track record of consistent dividend payments is only part of the winning formula for investing in dividend …

Kyoto: One Perfect Walk

<i>Photo courtesy Shu Nakada.</i><p><i>See the best of old Kyoto in one picture-perfect stroll.</i><p>This hillside walk lets you taste, touch, and see the historical Kyoto of stone-paved streets, traditional architecture, and tiled roofs you traveled so far to find. Three narrow streets by famous Kiyomizu Temple …

Beef Short Rib Stew (Slow Cooker Kalbijjim)

In a blender, blend the soy sauce, mirin, sake, black pepper, daikon radish, Asian pear, apple and garlic until smooth.<p>Rub the short ribs with the …

Why the Humble Push-Up Could Be the Key to the Body You Want

It turned Jake Gyllenhaal into a prize fighter, and it can do the same for you.<p>The one exercise that can be performed anywhere at any time, the push-up is, nevertheless, an often misunderstood and under appreciated aspect of bodyweight fitness.<p>Many men ditch it early on in their workout lives for …

How to make those amazing garlic-shallot butter mushrooms from Craft Los Angeles

When it comes to mushroom recipes, it doesn't get much easier than this: a blend of mushrooms — crimini, shiitake, oyster, trumpet royale and maitake — sautéed in a garlic-shallot butter and tossed with chopped fresh herbs. Simple, perhaps, but the flavor is rich and earthy, with plenty of garlic …

19 Natural Home Cleaners People Actually Swear By

All of the cleaning power with none of the scary ingredients!

Rapallo: The Best Base for Exploring The Italian Riviera

I was a bit worried before we arrived in Rapallo. I liked that it was more popular with Italians than foreign visitors, and it was cheaper than …

How to Solve The Rubik's Cube

<b>If you’re reading this, you’re probably holding a cube in your hand and already feeling bad about yourself for needing to look up the solution. But</b> …

Mathematics

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How To Get Rid of Rats

Rats are loved by some. They can even be pets. They can also be an aggressive rodent that can severely damage your home. Rats love to chew through …

NASA’s List Of The Best Air-Filtering Houseplants

Back in the late ‘80s, NASA was looking for ways to detoxify the air in its space stations. So it conducted a study to determine the most effective …

12 Secrets of College Admissions Officers

Higher learning can be a lofty ambition. For the class of 2020, Harvard received 39,041 applications for admission. They accepted just 2106. In 2016, …

Healthy fats you should be eating more of

If you’ve cut fat out of your diet to try to improve your health, you’ve got it all wrong, experts say. There are plenty of sources of healthy fats …

How to Withdraw Money From a 529 College Savings Plan

Parents who’ve been saving for college for years know that it’s easy to put money into a tax-advantaged 529 college savings account once it has been …

Retirement

10 Best Apps For Travellers [2016 Edition]

Not all trips are about cutting digital ties. There’s a time and a place for unplugging, but tech-savvy travellers know a smartphone can be the …

Read This Before You Borrow Money for College

College students these days are borrowing more money than ever before. The average 2016 graduate racked up a whopping $37,172in student debt, and a big reason for the uptick is the rising cost of higher education on the whole.<p>The College Board reports that the average price for in-state tuition at …