Ellie Elizabeth

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The Six Month Rule for Passports You Probably Don't Know About

Getting excited for a trip to Europe? You may want to check your passport.<p>As a cautionary tale posted yesterday on Business Insider explained, it's …

U.S. Department of State

20 Great Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

amazon.com<p>If Oddball Families Make You Smile<p><b>The People We Hate at the Wedding, by Grant Ginder</b><p>An estranged family flies en masse to London for a …

Books

ETF vs Index Mutual Fund: Which One's Better?

ETFs and index mutual funds are very simliar, but a few small differences can mean a lot to investors.<p>Investors who are just getting their feet wet …

Investing

Photos: A Beach Weekend in Nice, France

Two tastemakers tell us why Nice is the ultimate getaway from Paris.<p>Nice, away from the hustle of Paris and just a short flight or picturesque train ride away, is where we like to go to slow down. That sea breeze, the slow strolls along Promenade des Anglais, the elegance: It's the French Riviera …

France

3 Money Mistakes Baby Boomers Are Making

Making these mistakes could cost you a lot of money when you need it the most.<p>The oldest baby boomers have already made their transition into …

8 smart home gadgets that make life so much easier

If you think about it, there are a lot of little annoyances that we put up with every single day. The smoke detector battery beeping because it’s …

Home Automation

10 Income Investments Favored by the Pros

Updated Aug. 17, 2018 10:53 p.m. ET<p>The rising-interest-rate environment presents income investors with quite a predicament: how to meet immediate …

Investing

Think Abs Are Impossible After 40? All You Need Are These 5 Moves.

Carve out a harder core—without doing situps—using a routine that spares your lower back.<p>For decades, ab training meant situps, curling your upper body all the way up off the floor, rounding your lower back. Some people got nice-looking abs doing this—and lots more ended up with back pain.<p>Today, …

Workouts

6 paid iPhone apps on sale for free on August 17th

There’s time for one more roundup before you slip away into the weekend, so we’ve got six fresh paid iPhone and iPad apps for you that are all on …

Apps

16 Paid iPhone Apps Gone Free [August 16]

Today’s Appstore App deal, 16 iOS paid apps gone free for iPhone.We bring you the paid App Store app deals whose price are dropped and are now …

Apps

Five things investors should do now before the next downturn

When it comes to the markets, many forecasters are waiting for the big one.<p>And no, it's the next stock to pop. It's the downturn that will end the …

Investing

Where to Eat and Drink in Madison, Wisconsin

From ramen to Russian dumplings.<p>Ask Michael Banas when Madison's food scene turned a corner and he'll tell you it all started with a tomato. For him, …

Farm-to-table

These are the 5 best Amazon deals right now

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA Today’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>What's better than …

Shopping

A Trainer Over 40 Shares Her Best Fitness Tips

"Why Women of 40 and 50 Are the New 'Ageless Generation'" reads a headline from the UK-based publication, the Telegraph. According to the brand's …

Exercise

This Is the Most Googled Cookbook in Your State

Do you already own it?<p>We’re always curious to learn which cookbooks are generating buzz in stores across the nation—and online furniture retailer …

Food

6 Must

What makes a city unique? Man-made wonders offer adventurers and city explorers unparalleled attractions, while hometown spirit—especially the spirit …

Google just confirmed it still monitors your location data even with that setting turned off

The Internet lit up earlier this week with headlines all stemming from an <i>Associated Press</i> investigation that came to this creepy conclusion about …

UC Berkeley

How to block any website on iPhone and iPad

There are probably good reasons to block a website on your own iPhone or iPad, but really, why not just avoid typing its URL? It’s far more likely that you’ll want to block a website on somebody else’s device, probably a child’s. Or perhaps you don’t want your kids to accidentally hit all your …

iOS

5 TSA-Approved Snacks

Yep, you can take food from home on the airplane!<p>Related To:<p>Save $$$ and breeze through security.<p>Definitely more filling than airplane peanuts.<p>Bert …

Hacker Unlocks 'God Mode' and Shares the 'Key'

At Black Hat USA and DEF CON, researcher Christopher Domas showed how he found backdoors that may exist in many different CPUs.<p>When a room filled …

Information Security

This Trick Will Get Rid of Most Insects Around Your Home

Before you reach for the chemical-laden bug spray and store-bought insect repellents, there’s a natural solution you can try—peppermint.<p>Insects hate …

Cleaning

Drink These 25 Bottles and Become a Wine Master

Want to take your wine smarts to the next level? Easy peasy. Just follow this simple, can't-miss tasting tutorial —Ray Isle<p>1 of 22<p>1. …

Napa Valley

How to Calibrate an iPhone

iPhones are prized for their reliability. However, some of their features can become less accurate or responsive over time, making it difficult to …

IPhone 7

The world's most liveable cities in 2018

<b>(CNN) —</b> Melbourne has finally lost the title of world's most liveable city after a seven-year reign.<p>The Australian city came in second place on the Economist Intelligence Unit's 2018 ranking of the world's most liveable cities, missing out on the top spot by just 0.7%.<p>It was pipped to the post by …

Terrorism

See 28 National Parks for Less Time + Money Than You Think

It may be August, but summer's not over yet. You still have plenty of time to knock a few more places off your travel bucket list. Maybe you're dying …

National Parks

Turning off location history doesn't stop Google from storing where you've been — here's how to limit the info it logs

Do you think you've stopped Google from storing information about your physical whereabouts? You might want to double-check.<p>Contrary to what a user …

Maps

7 paid iPhone apps you can download for free on August 13th

We helped our readers fill their iPhones and iPads with tons of great paid apps on sale for free last week, but we hope they saved some space. We’ve …

Apps

New loan programs target home buyers with just 3% down—or less

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>For years, the Federal Housing Administration was the king of the low-down-payment mortgage …

Real Estate

How much salt does it really take to harm your heart?

Too much salt is bad for you, particulary because it is associated with an increased risk of heart problems — but how much is too much? A new study …

Nutrition

Hackers could use fax machines to take over entire networks, researchers warn

In an age of instant communication over the internet, the fax machine is seen as an archaic piece of technology. But it could potentially prove to be …

Cybersecurity