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The Simple but Effective Way to Stop Worrying So Much (It Sounds Ridiculous, But It Actually Works)

Science shows you can contain your worries to 30 minutes each day.<p>"I just can't shut off my brain. I worry so much I can't pay attention to what I'm doing." I hear comments like this in my therapy office on a daily basis. Whether you're constantly worried about money or you just can't stop …

Self-help

How to get away with financial fraud

Some of the world’s biggest scandals have gone unspotted for years. The nature of fraud is that it works outside our field of vision. By Dan Davies<p>‘Guys, you’ve got to hear this,” I said. I was sitting in front of my computer one day in July 2012, with one eye on a screen of share prices and the …

Headphones

Does marijuana increase sexual desire?

<b>(CNN) —</b> In the movie "Annie Hall," the titular character likes to smoke a joint at bedtime because, she says, it relaxes her and helps get her in the mood for sex -- even though her boyfriend claims it cheapens the experience.<p>Although there's a difference between dependency and enhancement, Annie …

Cannabis

Major U.S. airlines aren't heeding China's warning to refer to Taiwan as a part of the country

A demand by China that all air carriers worldwide refer to Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau on online maps and drop-down menus as Chinese territories — not as independent regions — is being ignored by the U.S.’s biggest airlines.<p>At least for now.<p>The order from Beijing came in May, and dozens of …

Airlines are on the brink of the ultimate ultra-long-haul flight

We’ve almost reached peak long-haul. For decades, airlines have competed to connect the world’s most distant cities with cripplingly-long direct …

Long Haul

Airport Bans Sleeping and Sitting on the Floor, Employs Monitors to Wake Passengers

Sleeping in airports is a time-honored tradition. It happens regularly during major storms, when flights are cancelled and airlines aren't giving out …

Want To Learn How To Fly? Start Here

When I was eight years old, my parents rewarded me with my first flight on a commercial airline. I remember every single detail of each leg. In fact, …

American to pay $45M to settle airfare collusion lawsuit

NEW YORK (AP) — American Airlines has agreed to pay $45 million to settle a lawsuit that says it and other major U.S. airlines colluded to drive up the price of airfares.<p>In settling the case, American denied any wrongdoing. The company, in a statement, said fighting the case in court would be …

Apple supplier Foxconn now has a North American headquarters in Milwaukee

The company is also setting up a partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee<p>Taiwanese contract electronics manufacturer Foxconn has purchased a building in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to serve as its North American headquarters, according to <i>The</i> <i>Associated Press</i>.<p>Foxconn is buying the 611 Building …

Foxconn

How you can guard against sexually transmitted debt

When it comes to perfect matches, Bethany, I’m sorry to say that money can quickly combat funny. The laughs dry up pretty fast if a joint bank …

Graphic evidence that Trump is lying about coal

Why can’t Trump save coal? This is why.<p>x<p>And the tall came tumbling down. Twin 462-foot power plant cooling towers imploded, topple in seconds. …

What are the best cannabis strains for chronic pain?

Medical marijuana is an increasingly popular alternative to traditional pain-relieving medications, including opioids. Marijuana may ease certain …

This trick ensures your luggage will come off the plane first

There’s nothing worse than waiting for ages at the luggage carousel while all the other passengers grab their bags and head out into the sun.<p>But it …

Tesla Roadster Will Now Have a "SpaceX Option Package"

T esla cars come with a variety of options from adding Autopilot to a ridiculous amount of extra horsepower, but the company’s new Roadster will have …

"Day Zero" Is Call-to-Action for Sustainable Investing

Could you get by with a single toilet flush every day? Or a 90-second shower? What do you think of getting by on less than a gallon of water a day …

10 Things Confident People Don't Do

When people believe in themselves and their abilities without bravado, there are certain things they simply don't do.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In <i>The Empire Strikes Back</i>, when Yoda is training Luke to be a Jedi, he demonstrates the power of the Force by raising an …

Self-improvement

Scientists Discover A Second Brain In Human Body, And It’s Located In The Butt

The 'gut feeling' could be your second brain thinking.<p>It turns out those gut feelings or pits in your stomach may actually come from your second …

What 1,147 Men Really Think About #MeToo

Get a group of women together—over dinner, drinks, or direct message—and #MeToo eventually comes up. But broach the movement with the men in your life? We’re betting you’ll hear crickets. It’s understandable—we're in a brave new era without a rule book. It’s hard for men to know exactly what to …

U.S. hits E.U., Canada and Mexico with steel, aluminum tariffs, sparking trade war

The Trump administration on Thursday slapped tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada, Mexico and the European Union, prompting outrage from America’s closest allies and major trading partners and setting off a trade war that could see U.S. consumers pay more for everything from canned …

Economy

Walmart launches $50/month online shopping service for people who hate online shopping

In what may be the most bizarre launch so far this year, Walmart has launched a premium shopping service using an unlikely mix of old and new technology …<p>‘Premium’ and ‘Walmart’ already seem odd words to include in the same sentence, but the company’s approach is even stranger. <i>CNN</i> describes the …

This Map Shows the Best-Paying Company In Every State

You don't have to be a top executive to make six figures.<p>You may think earning a big salary means climbing the corporate ladder. Not necessarily.<p>Many …

Big Banks to Get a Break From Limits on Risky Trading

Big banks are getting a big reprieve from a postcrisis rule aimed at curbing risky behavior on Wall Street.<p>Federal bank regulators on Wednesday unveiled a sweeping proposal to soften the Volcker Rule, a cornerstone of the 2010 law that was enacted after the financial crisis to rein in risky …

Finance

US forces Germany's Bayer to shed $9 billion in ag business in biggest ever antitrust sell-off

Drug-maker Bayer, agreeing to the largest divestiture in American antitrust enforcement history, will sell agricultural businesses and assets worth …

This Couple Created A Multilevel Curriculum To Teach All Ages Financial Literacy

Financial literary is an essential topic not often taught to individuals at an early age. More notably, the financial trials that plague misinformed kids eventually grow to haunt adults in a similar way.<p>For a majority of kids growing up without a safety net or parents who’ve achieved true financial …

Personal Finance

23 Ways To Be A Little Bit Smarter About Your Money

"Think about what you want to buy in terms of the hours it took you to earn that money."

The Most Important Retirement Chart You'll Ever See

Want to amass $1 million -- or more -- for your retirement? This very cool chart shows how you can do it.<p>For most of us, retirement will be only as …

Want to Get Rich? Ten 1-Sentence Personal Finance Rules Anyone Can Follow to Become a Self-Made Millionaire

Sometimes the best advice on personal finance comes in 1-sentence bites.<p>Every month I get a number of advance copies of personal finance books.<p>Each includes tens of thousands of words that promise and occasionally deliver something new, even though wealth building, like losing weight, can be summed …

AmEx Upgrades Rewards Program with Hyperledger Blockchain

Financial services giant American Express is integrating blockchain into its rewards program in partnership with digital retailer Boxed.<p>The company …

Financial Services

Do you invest like your peers? New study reveals how investing is changing

Many older readers will recall paper-based share dealing and investing over the counter in their local bank branch.<p>But few people under 40 have ever seen a share certificate – and half of Britain’s bank branches have closed.<p>The differences in the investment habits of the various generations go …

Investing

Opinion: SoftBank’s big plan for a smarter internet is brilliant

Masayoshi Son doesn’t do anything small nor does he do things in a simple way.<p>A few months ago SoftBank Group 9984, -3.53% announced that it would be …

Investing