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The Beginner's Guide to Index Funds

Everything you need to know to start investing in index funds.<p>In Warren Buffett's 2016 letter to <b>Berkshire Hathaway</b> shareholders he wrote, "If a …

The Pasta Sauce Hailed as the World's Best Is Surprisingly Easy to Make at Home

Just as Julia Child changed the way Americans felt about French cooking, Marcella Hazan changed the way they felt about Italian cooking. And though …

These 2 Retirement Concerns Have Baby Boomers Worried the Most

Do these items top your list, as well?<p>Though many workers look forward to retirement and the opportunity to break free from the daily grind, it's …

Retirement

Don't run out of money in retirement: Here's how much to use per year, and why

<b>Dear Liz:</b> I am confused about "safe withdrawal rates" from retirement accounts. I've read that withdrawing 4% of savings each year is the gold standard that financial planners utilize to ensure that life savings are preserved in retirement.<p>However, if the Standard & Poor's 500 index returns on …

The perfect ... shepherd’s pie

I once made a formal, if ever-so-slightly slurred, complaint in a Kansas City bar regarding a shepherd’s pie that arrived filled with best US chuck steak. That’s how strongly I feel about this homely lamb dish and its beefy cottage cousin, even if, according to Clarissa Dickson-Wright, they’re less …

Recipes

Rempel Family Meatloaf Recipe

"Tired of boring old meat loaf? Well give this one a try. My husband won't eat any other meat loaf but mine."<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 pounds lean ground …

A top Texas butcher shares how to make proper beef jerky at home

Shawn Knowles is a self-described “old-school butcher” and owner of Old Town Market in Lewisville, Texas. He began working at the shop when his …

Old Italian Meat Sauce Recipe

"A robust hearty Italian meat and mushroom pasta sauce. Serve with your favorite pasta, if desired."<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds lean ground beef<p>1 pound …

Three Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

"This recipe has just 3 ingredients. It's fast, easy and the cookies are wonderful! It's great for kids that are just learning to bake."<p>Ingredients<p>1 …

1 Thing Most Americans Don't Know About Their 401(k)

What you don’t know about your 401(k) could cost you.<p>Only 27% of Americans who participate in a 401(k) plan know how much they're paying in fees, …

The Crispiest, Juiciest, 30-Minute Roast Chicken

Think a succulent roast chicken has to be reserved for lazy Sundays? Think again. I came up with the fastest, easiest, juiciest roast chicken and …

The Biggest Mistake When Making A Pound Cake

If you need to take a dessert to the church potluck, an after-school function, or a family reunion, you just can’t go wrong with a delicious and easy …

I Just Made Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts, and I Might Never Order Takeout Again

Though I’ll eat pretty much any vegetable tossed in oil, seasoned with salt and pepper, and roasted in a hot oven, adding a little something extra …

How To Make the Best-Ever Scrambled Eggs

Scrambled eggs are a dish that almost everyone, even the most reluctant and befuddled cooks, are willing to tackle. It’s easy to make decent …

9 Delicious Crock-Pot Chicken Recipes

Need fresh ideas for chicken? Toss your favorite bird into the slow cooker, set it, and forget it until dinnertime.<p>Slow-Cooker Chicken Tikka …

The Takeout's guide to eating Korean food like a Korean

These days, Korean food is pretty much everywhere. But it still surprises me how many of my acquaintances have admitted they don’t visit Korean …

10 Super Bowl Foods You Can Make in a Crock Pot - Chowhound

Chili certainly gets the most love when it comes to the Big Game, but that’s not all that should be on your menu when hosting the biggest sporting …

Cooking

The Best Oven Temperature For Every Cooking Scenario

Wondering why cookies often bake at 350°F, and veggies roast at 425°F? Getting creative in the kitchen and curious what needs to bake at what …

Cheesy Broccoli and Rice Casserole with Sausage

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>In a medium skillet or saucepan, heat the olive oil. Add the sausage and cook over moderately high heat, breaking it up with your …

Quick and Easy Bean Soup With Sausage

This bean soup is a snap to throw together with several kinds of canned beans, some sausage, and basic seasonings. It's an excellent soup for a snow …

Recipes

Foodies Call These "the Best Chicken Crockpot Recipes"

Who said chicken was boring? Sure, it's the go-to meat that's graced our plates ad nauseam, and it's our flavor reference when trying frog legs—but …

Cooking

Buffalo Chicken Bites

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the chicken: Combine chicken and buttermilk in a large bowl; toss to coat. Cover and chill 1 to 2 hours.<p>Step 2<p>Prepare the …

25 Emergency Freezer Meals for the Holidays

No fast-food runs necessary when plans change this holiday season.<p>The holiday season is here, and as you know, it’s about to get B-U-S-Y. With school …

Cooking

An Internet-Famous Cookie Worthy of Baking in Real Life

Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest of all, it was ringed, like a tree trunk — as if a chunk of chocolate had been dropped in the …

Dessert

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 …

Sloppy Joe Fundido

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat broiler with oven rack 8 inches from heat.<p>Step 2<p>Cook beef, sausage, onion, and bell pepper in a medium skillet over …

RIGATONI PASTA BAKE - ITALIAN RECIPE

Recipe type: Main Cuisine: Italian<p>Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total time: 1 hour<p>Serves: 8 – 10<p>Ingredients<p>12 ounces Rigatoni pasta<br>• 1 pound …

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Ingredients<p>1 pound ground mild Italian sausage<br>• 1 (28-oz.) can crushed tomatoes<br>• 1½ teaspoons dried Italian 
seasoning<br>• 1 teaspoon kosher salt, divided<br>• 1 …

15 Slow-Cooked Mac and Cheeses For When There's No Time For Stovetop

I feel very passionately about macaroni and cheese. I love making different versions for every season, subbing out different cheeses and pasta shapes, serving it casserole-style, in muffin form, or straight from the stovetop. However, I fully understand that sometimes there's no time for all that …

Cooking

Michael Symon Shares His Mom’s Tips for Making Perfect Lasagna

The chef was raised on his mother’s next-level, thirty-layer lasagna, which he serves at his new Atlantic city restaurant.<p>Every Italian dutifully …