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A financial planner explains how to start investing with $100

You see, if you save $100 in your sock drawer, 30 years from now when you go to check on it, you will still only have $100.<p>Conversely, if you invest $100 in a mutual fund, even if you never made another investment, with a 7% annual return it has the potential to grow to $761.23 after 30 years with …

Investing

I Got Up At 4:45am For A Month—This Is What Happened

A few years ago, and for the entirety of my life before that, I was a morning person. Then I quit my job, moved to Bali and just generally checked out for a while. My new freelance existence no longer required that I get up early, so I stopped. When I joined The Zoe Report, I had to find my inner …

8 Clever Coconut Oil Hacks That will Change your Life

If you have been looking for the miracle product you’ve been missing from your life, look no further! Coconut oil can be as versatile as the person …

How to Clean Crapware From a New PC

A brand-new Windows computer should be pristine out of the box. After all, you haven't gummed it up yet with software, right?<p>Leave that to the computer manufacturers. They'll gum it up for you with "free" software you don't want. It goes by names like crapware, bloatware, or shovelware because …

Yes, Credit Card Piggybacking Is Still a Thing

For years, parents have used credit card piggybacking to help their children get a jump start on their credit. Credit card piggybacking simply refers …

Letting Go of Distractions

Today I deleted several apps from my phone: Twitter, Reddit, Feedly, Snapchat, the N.Y. Times app, and more.<p>I’m letting go of distractions, or at …

Increasing Focus and Mastering Time: 3 Traits of Successful People

Meditation has amazing benefits. Recently, I heard of some Tibetan monks who can raise their body temperatures by as much as 17 degrees Fahrenheit …

Perfect baked jacket potato guide | Plus: 11 filling ideas

Master the art of the perfect baked jacket potato (we know how to get the skin extra crispy) with this expert step-by-step guide, then try out one of …

Comfort Food

Found: A Lost Continent! (Really)

You’d think it would be hard to misplace an entire continent, what with the mountains and trees and all that other hard-to-miss stuff. Now, however, …

Ubiquitous but overlooked, fluid is a source of muscle tension

Sleboda works in the lab of study co-author Thomas Roberts, a professor of ecology and evolutionary biology who studies muscle structure and …

Build A Foundation For Running Fast

The top training priority of every runner should be to establish a solid foundation for future development as a runner.<b>How is this done?</b> The …

Marathons

100 Powerful Quotes That Will Boost Your Productivity

Gain some inspiration for the new year with these motivational quotes.<p>Everyone wants to be productive, but boosting productivity doesn't happen by itself.<p>Sometimes it takes a motivational quote to shift us in the right direction. Here are some powerful thoughts to get you started on a more …

10 Online Careers You Can Start Today With Basically No Money

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>Does working from home or any remote location of your choice, while dictating your schedule and …

9 Simple Habits of People Who Are Unstoppable

Here's your blueprint for crushing it every single day.<p><i>What are the best daily routines of highly productive people? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by William Beteet, The Lazy Philosopher, on</b> …

The World's Best Retirement Havens in 2017

For just over a quarter of a century, International Living has ranked, rated, and named the best retirement destinations in the world. Each year we've refined and improved the process, bringing new categories and considerations into play, gathering new data, and asking more and better questions of …

Costa Rica

The Start-to-Finish Guide to Organizing Your Closet

Closets are great because you can shove all of your junk in them, shut the door, and it’s like that junk doesn’t even exist. Except it does and, …

Minimalism

Hello Invigorating Coffee Body Scrub Recipe! Goodbye Cellulite.

There are so many different scents and different combinations of body scrubs out there but they can also be pretty pricey. That is just one reason …

Skin Care

Oprah Reveals the 1 Thing She Gave Up to Lose 42 Pounds on Weight Watchers

For years Oprah Winfrey struggled with her weight and yo-yo dieting, but she recently flaunted her 42-pound weight loss and and now, we're finding out exactly how she did it. In the January/February issue of <b>Weight Watchers Magazine</b>, Oprah talks about how positive thinking and balance helped her …

Prepare for a world without work

As we start the year full of good intentions to flourish at work, social scientists are warning that our careers could be over sooner than we …

Do you want to walk away from the internet? How to delete yourself in four steps

If endless cyber attack scare stories, viral fake news articles, online abuse and the election of Donald Trump have given yourself the resolve to …

How to Get Google Play on a Kindle Fire and Install Any Android App You Want

Kindle Fire tablets are some of the best, cheapest Android tablets around, but they’re limited to Amazon’s app store, which is more than lacking …

Android News

Making sense of first time buyer deals

The latest deal designed to get more would-be first-time buyers into their own homes got the green light this week, with the Government promising …

How to Get an Employee to Work Faster

There is no doubt that the pace of work everywhere has increased. We’re all expected to do more in less time. So what do you do if you have a tortoise on your team? How do you diagnose why he takes so long to get his work done? And how do you then help him understand the importance of picking up …

7 Habits You Need to Give Up to Fulfill Your Potential in 2017

We are the limits to our own achievements.<p>As a coach, the start of the new year is always a great time because it's the time that clients are full of optimism. Ready to set bold new goals, or create inspiring visions for their futures. And while I love to help them set these bold new goals, it's …

You may have more control over aging than you think

Molecular biologist Elizabeth Blackburn shared a Nobel Prize for her research on telomeres — structures at the tips of chromosomes that play a key role in cellular aging. But she was frustrated that important health implications of her work weren't reaching beyond academia.<p>So along with …

Medicine

Understanding and Caring for Your Feet

<b>Our feet are the most overused, disrespected, and misunderstood parts of our bodies.</b> Our feet are the first shock absorbers, whether we are walking, …

Why your brain makes New Year's resolutions impossible to keep

And what you can do about it<p>On the first of every year, millions of Americans make a New Year’s resolution (or two or three) that they won’t keep. Still, despite the ritual’s repeated failings, we keep trying. This yearly tradition, which dates as far back as Ancient Rome, is a reminder that humans …

Self-help

How to sort your life out right NOW

Ever feel life has got on top of you? You're not alone. A recent Forbes survey found nearly 20% of women under 35 feel "chronically overwhelmed." And …