Debra Scott

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Meditation helped me save $25,000 and get my financial act together

Eleven years ago, before I began meditating, I had so many good things in my life. I'd graduated with a master's degree from an Ivy League college, had a great job as a licensed clinical social worker and was celebrating one year of marriage to a wonderful man with whom I could travel the world.<p>But …

16 Women Share The Small, Genius Ways They Save Money Every Week

It's annoying to feel like a financial magician in the worst way possible: the second you get any money, poof! It disappears. Even worse when you're …

How you can use a bullet journal to live a healthier life

If you want to live a healthier lifestyle, start by getting organized.<p>One trend that has been taking the Pinterest-obsessed by storm is a hobby …

28 Daily Habits These Executives Swear by for Success

The highest achieving people have figured out that doing the right things day in and out is a recipe for success.<p>Ever wonder what sets highly successful people apart? I've polled countless executives about the things they're doing every day which give them an edge, and certain themes have surfaced …

Fantasy Football news, advice, rankings, matchups, player analysis, start 'em/sit 'em

Fantasy football news, analysis, player rankings and matchup advice. Brought to you by Hub Arkush and Shaw Media.

Fantasy Football: Preseason clarity for Jordy Nelson, Arian Foster, others?

Injuries to Tony Romo and Kenneth Dixon have changed things, while Jordy Nelson, Arian Foster, Jimmy Graham and more leave Fantasy owners with big …

Fantasy Football

5 dumbest right-wing moments this week: Eric Trump’s ridiculous assertion

Just so Trump’s son knows: the White House Christmas Tree is still, in fact, the White House Christmas Tree<p><i>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.</i><p>The Trumpian universe vacillates between dumb and evil, sometimes in the same sentence. Following their fearless leader, Trumpians talk (or tweet) …

10 Brain Hacks of the Most Mentally Focused People

Here's a big hint: Don't multitask.<p>Ever have a day like this? One minute you're prepping for your next status meeting. The next, an urgent email pops up and you begin replying--and before you can hit send a co-worker alarms you with an instant message demanding your immediate attention to put out a …

Aspire to Be Your Best Self: 21 Quotes to Get You There

Why wait until New Year's Day to push the reset button when you can begin today?<p>Today, whatever day/time/month it is, why not ask yourself this question:<p><i>If you could do anything you wanted, how would you want your career and life to be?</i><p>New clients come to me in a state where they have handed over …

10 Small Business Tools You Can't Live Without

As a small business owner, we understand the constant juggling act it takes to manage each aspect of your business. But you don't have to do it all by yourself and waste valuable production time and money. Take advantage of these must-have small business tools and work smarter, not …

The secret benefit of routines. It won’t surprise you.

Routine. Ugh, right? Nobody ever said: “So excited to be shocked awake by a relentless shrill signal, force down some oat sludge, and stare at a …

6 Yoga Poses You Can Do In Bed Before Sleeping For Better Health

Sometimes, it’s hard to unwind after a long day, and it can be difficult to fall asleep even when you are exhausted. Fortunately, there are many ways …

Yoga

Reagan daughter blasts Trump for inciting violence

<b>(CNN) —</b> The daughter of Ronald Reagan is citing her father's shooting as evidence that comments like Donald Trump's recent blast against Hillary Clinton have real-world consequences.<p>"To Donald Trump: I am the daughter of a man who was shot by someone who got his inspiration from a movie, someone …

Donald Trump

'Suicide Is Not Selfish': Author Posts on Death of Robin Williams

Two years ago, the comedian and actor Robin Williams killed himself in his home. The death of a man who created such joy struck millions of people …

7 Indicators Of Success

If the recent election cycle has taught me anything it is that people have wildly divergent ideas about what constitutes success. For many, it is purely a dollar amount, punctuated by gold gilt wives, plastic children and fussy furniture. Others define triumph as simply being a decent human who …

The U.S. can’t let Trump win: His victory would embolden the most hateful Americans who fostered his rise

A victory for Trump would legitimize the dangerous, inchoate anger of unhinged Americans<p>Donald Trump is an existential threat to American democracy, and therefore he can't simply lose the election. He has to be electorally humiliated. Crushed. Embarrassed. The candidate who pledged "so much …

Trump Says He Turned Down Koch Invite. Koch Aides Dispute He Got One.

It was like a bad version of “Who’s On First?” as top lieutenants of Charles and David Koch, the billionaire political patrons, tried on Saturday to …

The Latest: Sen. Ayotte rejects Trump statements about Khans

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the presidential campaign (all times local):<p>6:40 p.m.<p>One of the more endangered Republican incumbents says she's …

Donald Trump

Bill Maher to “America’s nicest grandma” Hillary Clinton: Voters “want the wolf with bits of grandma in its teeth”

Republicans have painted Hillary as evil for decades, so she might as well act that way now, Maher says<p>"Real Time" host Bill Maher on Friday night examined the road ahead for Hillary Clinton, the first woman to receive a major U.S. party's presidential nomination, as she prepares to face the …

Clinton’s DNC was a big win for normal people and normal politics — but in a country gone insane, that might be a problem

The Dems’ Philly gathering was wholesome and snuggly — except for the clear signs that GOP insanity is contagious<p>PHILADELPHIA — As I was walking across the asphalt desolation of the South Philadelphia Sports Complex — next to which downtown Cleveland is pretty much the Left Bank — after the last …

Pressure Grows on Obama to Name DNC Hackers

U.S. officials say the hackers who hit the DNC and Hillary Clinton campaigns are Russian. Lawmakers want the White House to show the evidence for …

Obama Administration

Trump rips ‘failed’ Gen. Allen in rebuttal to DNC criticism

Donald Trump continued his counteroffensive against speakers who criticized him at the Democratic National Convention Friday night, blasting retired four-star General John Allen for having "failed" in the battle against the Islamic State.<p>Speaking at a rally in Denver, Colorado – his third of the …

Donald Trump

Trump accuses Clinton of rigging debate schedule

A preliminary schedule for general election debates has been set since September 2015.<p>Donald Trump says he wants three presidential debates. But he stands by his complaint that their scheduling is rigged to favor Hillary Clinton.<p>In an interview to be aired Sunday on ABC News' "This Week," Trump …

Government

Trump and the Oligarch

He claims no ties to Russia. Here’s how he made millions from one of its wealthiest men.<p>The house wasn’t built for a Russian oligarch, although it looked the part. The 62,000-square-foot, 17-bedroom mansion is a palace of new-money flash, featuring Greek fountains, tennis courts, trompe l’oeil …

Real Estate

39 Emotional Tweets That Capture The Thrill Of Hillary Clinton's History-Making Speech

History made.<p>Nearly 100 years after American women were granted the right to vote, a woman has asked us to vote for her to become president of the United States.<p>Tonight, Hillary Clinton formally accepted the Democratic nomination for president, becoming the first woman presidential nominee in …

United States

Timeline: Donald Trump's praise for Vladimir Putin

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump drew sharp criticism from Democrats and longtime government officials Wednesday when he called on Russia to dig up and release emails his general election rival Hillary Clinton deleted from her private email server.<p>Trump's urging came as he rejected the growing US government …

Donald Trump

Does Russian money keep Donald Trump afloat?

Donald Trump

Trump Scores 100 Percent On Narcissism Scale

<i>Ruth Nemzoff wrote this article with Ellen Offner, Principal, Offner Consulting, LLC, Healthcare Strategy & Program Development</i><p>Whoa! Some people want us to judge Donald Trump by his children. As always he's deflecting our attention from his flaws. But the sick humor in this one can't go unnoticed. …

How To Fight Trump

The political task for everyone on the left (and a lot of other people) is to defeat Trump. But how? Now "how" as in "which tactics will beat him" - though that's important! - but "how" as in: What kind of country will we have if we defeat him? How will we, the people who won, find a way to live …