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How to Eliminate Junk Mail (& Email) Once and For All

Does it feel like junk mail is taking over your life? Between random credit card offers and ads piling up in your mailbox and a seemingly …

Productivity

Cash-back services: Do they really work?

After several years of putting these services to the test, the verdict is in.<p>As the Cheapskate, I'm frequently asked to share my favorite money-saving tip. When I do, it's frequently met with skepticism:<p>"That sounds too good to be true."<p>"There's no such thing as a free lunch."<p>"You can't get …

Personal Finance

6 Tips for Teachers Headed Back To The Classroom

In the Classroom: 101 Ways to Rock Your World was written as a gift to teachers -- new ones and the ones who have been in the trenches for years. Where would anyone of us be without a teacher at some point in our lives? I'll bet, no matter what your age, you can still name a teacher that had an …

Who is Tim Kaine, Hillary Clinton's VP running mate?

Tim Kaine, 58, is a senator with extensive experience in public office, and Hillary Clinton's vice-president running mate in the US election.<p>Kaine has only been a senator since 2012 but served as governor of Virginia for four years prior to that. He is fluent in Spanish, which will appeal to the …

A CEO shares 8 simple skills that will radically improve your life

We often focus only on learning skills that are directly pertinent to our job during the busy workweek.<p>Wealthy and successful people, on the other hand, know that there are some other skills outside of their job description that can also immensely improve their wealth and their life.<p>They may not …

6 Ways to Be a More Effective Learner

“Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.” - Albert Einstein<p>Continuing to learn impacts every facet of our lives. …

Albert Einstein

The Best Social Studies Sites Of 2016 – So Far

Here’s one more in my series of mid-year “Best” lists (you can see all 1,600 of the lists here).<p>You might also be interested in these previous posts: …

Georgia Tech

17 Clear Signs You Were Raised Right

It's about more than just saying please and thank you.<p>As we barrel through the 21st century, it's hard not to be nostalgic for simpler days, when everyone wasn't so consumed with smartphones, iPads and laptops, and the focus was on a more wholesome kind of lifestyle, unhindered by technology. …

5 ways you can get your kids' digital use under control for the summer

Don’t be me. When I look at my beautiful daughter, I see a face – or rather I don’t see it – hidden behind a small rectangular screen. The iPhone is …

How to make a good teacher

FORGET smart uniforms and small classes. The secret to stellar grades and thriving students is teachers. One American study found that in a single …

9 Satisfying Foods | Men's Health

9 Foods That Will Fill You Up Without Filling You Out<p>Here’s how to quiet your growling stomach until the next meal<p>Shutterstock<p>When hunger strikes, you want to fuel up fast—and efficiently. That means choosing foods that will fill you up so you’re not hitting up the fridge an hour later.<p>So try these …

A Scientifically Proven Technique That Can Make Your Learning 50% Easier

Find out how to retain information more efficiently with this classic learning system, backed up by scientific research.

Machine Learning