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6 Things That Will Help You Grow Wealth (That Most People Won't Do)

“How can I grow wealth?”<p>As a financial planner, I hear this question (or some variation of it) almost every day. And while I’m happy to provide answers and advice, there’s something I’ve noticed about most people who ask this question.<p>They don’t take action on the answers. They don’t follow the …

Personal Finance

Beard Styles for Men - 4 of The Most Popular and How to Maintain Them

Battle of The Beard Styles<p>It’s official: the male grooming world is obsessed with facial hair. So popular has it become that, according to a recent …

What If Trump Has Been a Russian Asset Since 1987?

On June 14, 2016, the Washington <i>Post</i> reported that Russian hackers had broken into the Democratic National Committee’s files and gained access to its …

How To Stop Taking Things Personally

When people disrespect you or do not treat you well, it is easy to take their behavior personally, to blame yourself and think you have anything to do with someone else’s behavior. Taking things personally is emotionally draining, and an unnecessary, constant reevaluation of your self-esteem. …

Self-help

How I’m getting richer every day: 4 ways to increase wealth

I’m not hungry for money. Compared to several years ago, when I had less money, I still have the same life.<p>I wake up, drink my freshly brewed coffee, …

Want to Radically Improve Your Life? Ask Yourself 3 Powerful Questions Most of Us Have Never Thought of

Research found that the average person has about 60,000 thoughts per day. The bad news? 80 percent of those thoughts are negative and fear-based. Here are three questions to instantly curtail a negative mind.<p>If you're going through the ups and downs of life, maybe thinking about quitting on that …

Review: The AdultFriendFinder dating app is *not* what you think it is

Making friends as an adult is just as nerve-wracking as it was in middle school, and moving to a new city or working at a new job where you don't …

How to develop mastery, make millions, and be happy

Idea #1: You don’t have a preexisting passion (nor should you want one).<p>Idea #2: Becoming really good at something and generously using your skills …

Raising My Son With My Ex-Husband Is the Hardest Thing I’ve Ever Done

For years, I’ve been waiting for someone to come clean about co-parenting. Celebrities and social media would have us believe it’s easy, even …

The Best Cheeses For Grilled Cheese, According To People Who Truly Know

This'll inspire you to take your relationship with grilled cheese to the next level.<p>Warning: American cheese has no place in this story.<p>While it’s hard to deny the melty perfection of a diner-style grilled cheese sandwich made with slices of American cheese or even Kraft singles, most experts …

Cooking

The psychological condition that really explains Donald Trump's twisted worldview

Trump’s ghostwriter put these words in the president’s mouth: “Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real …

Flea: The Temptation of Drugs Is a Bitch

<i>Drug overdoses kill more than 64,000 people per year, and are now the leading cause of death for Americans under 50. To document the nation’s</i> …

12 Crispy, Juicy Chicken Thigh Recipes That'll Save You From Yourself

Back away from the whole chicken. Cut yourself some slack (and speed up dinner) by sticking to the thighs.<p>Weeknight fantasy: a beautifully bronzed whole roast chicken, on your table at 7. Weeknight reality: fire detectors, hot tears, dinner at 11.<p>While it might be <i>possible</i> to roast an entire bird on …

How A Conversation With My Husband Ended Our Marriage

I stood in the doorway to our family room after settling the kids in bed and said to my husband, “Have a minute?”<p>I was anxious, although I hadn’t …

'Make your time feel worthy': Dying woman's life advice goes viral

Before dying of cancer, 27-year-old Holly Butcher shared an inspirational open letter on Facebook that has gone viral far beyond her native Australia.<p>Just before she died of cancer, a 27-year-old woman posted her thoughts on the meaning of life as a farewell to her loved ones.<p>But Holly Butcher's …

14 Epic Fantasy Series You Need To Read That Aren't 'A Song Of Ice And Fire'

Look, I love <i>Game of Thrones</i> as much as the next nerd<i>.</i> I am all about dragons, zombies, and dragon-zombies. But A Song of Ice and Fire is not the <i>only</i> …

Get a Total-Body Workout With This Deadlift and Bench Press Circuit

These are the two best exercises to pair together, according to Bobby Maximus<p>"Two of the best exercises you could ever pair together are the deadlift and the bench press," says trainer Bobby Maximus, author of <i>Maximus Body</i> from <i>Men's Health</i>, a book of workouts designed to help you pack on serious …

23 Signs You're Secretly An Introvert

You might be a "quiet type" after all.<p>Think you can spot an introvert in a crowd? Think again. Although the stereotypical introvert may be the one at the party who’s hanging out alone by the food table fiddling with an iPhone, the “social butterfly” can just as easily have an introverted …

Psychology

10 Ways to Eat Chicken Thighs for Dinner

Chicken thighs are a true dinner MVP. They're fattier than lean breasts, which means they're less likely to turn dry with a couple extra minutes on …

Cooking

Skip the Takeout, Make This Quick Pan-Fried Pork Instead

My mother was an opera singer and whenever she had an evening performance, my father would be in charge of feeding me and my big brother. Mostly we ate whatever leftovers we could find in the fridge, but on nights when he had time, there was basically only one dish he would make from scratch—pork …

The best shows on Netflix right now (June 2018)

Netflix has a treasure trove of terrific movies that you can stream right now, but if you’re looking for more than just a two-hour commitment, it’s …

Where Did ‘We the People’ Go?

A few days ago I was at a conference in Montreal, and a Canadian gentleman, trying to grasp what’s happening to America, asked me a simple question: “What do you fear most these days?”<p>I paused for a second, like a spectator waiting to see what would come out of my own mouth. Two things came out: “I …

Donald Trump

11 Questions to Ask Before Getting a Divorce

Common sense suggests that asking the right questions before getting married can make for a better union, but rarely is the other side of the coin examined.<p>That could be because, by the time the prospect of divorce surfaces, spouses may already be in a stressful frame of mind, and in no mood for a …

Life Goals Are a Waste of Time, Here’s What You Should Do Instead

People set all kinds of goals. To visit Paris and see the Eiffel Tower, to run a marathon in less than four hours, to swim with dolphins, to earn a …

Which Tuning Standard Sounds Better: 432Hz or 440Hz?

PHOTO: Cindy Moorhead In modern music, 440Hz has been established as the tuning standard. The pitch is that of A above middle C, and it provides a …

Guitar

How to Memorize Scales and Unlock the Fretboard

Here's is an unorthodox method of memorizing scales using the common three-note-per-string shapes we often employ during runs.<p>Let’s say that you …

Electric Guitar

22 Mindblowing Books For Anyone Who’s Slightly Obsessed With True Crime

Real-life crimes are harrowing, but make for interesting reads. Here's the books you should add to your true crime reading list.<p>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. WARNING: Many of these books contain …

‘How Not to Hate Your Husband After Kids’: Author’s Diaper Genie wake-up call may help you, too

By Mia Geiger<p>Journalist Jancee Dunn enjoys a happy home life with her husband and young daughter. But it wasn’t always all smiles and sunshine. The couple’s contentment became strained soon after the birth of their child.<p>Resentment festered — over whose turn it was to empty the diaper pail, who was …

20 Ways to Serve Chicken Thighs for Dinner

We have a winner of the weeknight chicken dinner, and it's chicken thighs. No question about it. Whether you go for skin-on or a boneless, skinless …

Cooking