Erica Reeves

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Good News for Consumers: Free Credit Freezes

Credit reporting companies such as Equifax, Experian and TransUnion will soon be required to let consumers freeze and unfreeze their credit files for …

Identity Theft

Robert Griffin III is back, and the new Raven is not taking anything for granted

OWINGS MILLS, Md. — Robert Griffin III had a choice to make last year as he sat at home. For the first since high school, he was not a member of a football team. He could play the woe-is-me card, or he could shuffle the deck and hope for redemption.<p>He chose the second option, and it led him about …

Football (U.S.)

How These Books Can Help You in Your Entrepreneurial Journey

Flipping through a few pages is the best way to relax at the end of a hectic day<p>2 min read<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Flipping through a few pages is the best way to relax at the end of a hectic day. I make it a point to read about two to …

Entrepreneurship

Dinner party on Everest: how we broke the world record to have the world’s highest feast

<b>As soon as the Mumm champagne hit our glasses, it started to freeze.</b><p>It was -25C, it was snowing and I was wearing an evening gown (courtesy of New …

Mountaineering

The cool home of a Norwegian blogger

I follow a lot of blogs. I mean <i>a lot</i> of blogs. In fact you can see the list, which is as long as my arm, on my blogger profile (do you have any you …

Sensitive Fashion Photography by Steven Otte

<b>Steven Otte</b> is a talented 24-year-old freelance photographer based in Pompton plains, New Jersey, USA. Steven uses Nikon D600 camera, he shoots a lot …

Your Ultimate Summer Camping Shopping Guide

Everything you need for an epic outdoor chill<p>Thanks to an ongoing, billion dollar battle between outdoor brands, fitness companies, and then some, the outdoor equipment industry has never been so crowded. While this is great for shoppers who enjoy variety, the plethora of products available can …

Life Reimagined

9 MLB Teams With Very Surprising Origins

<b>The New York Metropolitans</b><p>One of the more commonly known cases of a team abbreviating its name is the New York Metropolitans' official switch to "the …

Kansas City

Your favourite US national parks – and how to visit them

This week's winning entry<p>A taste of the Old West in Big Bend<p>Big Bend National Park in Texas is well off the tourist trail, unheard-of by many Americans and miles from the nearest settlement. It is a green desert landscape, dotted with exotic vegetation that thrives in a dry climate. Century plants …

Smoking Pot Before This Critical Age Could Wreck Your Brain

Bad news if you lit up before graduating high school.<p>How bad is pot for your brain? The jury's still out on how it affects folks who take their first toke during adulthood. But a study recently published in the journal <i>Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience</i> suggests that lighting up prior to age 16 …

Stress Literally Shrinks Your Brain. Here Are 7 Ways To Reverse This Effect.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all know that living under stressful conditions has serious emotional, even physical, consequences. So why do we have so much trouble taking action to reduce our stress levels and improve our lives?<p>Researchers at Yale University …

Your Brain Is Hardwired to Snap

The same group of neurons could make you a hero—or a rage-filled aggressor.<p>We’ve all been there: Some jerk cuts you off on the highway. You lean on the horn, scream abuse. You want to get out the car and kick the @#$% out of the bozo’s SUV.<p>Road rage is just one example of what neurobiologist …

Penguin Random House

A simple 2-minute trick to calm a racing mind

Replays of awkward interactions, missed opportunities and embarrassing regrets distract us during the day and keep us up at night.<p>Think about how many times you’ve agonized over some dumb thing you said. Or rehearsed a conversation that hasn’t happened—and might not ever. Or couldn’t get that …

6 awesome campsites within about an hour of Los Angeles

From the coast to the mountains<p>One of Los Angeles’s best attributes is that it has mountains, beaches, and deserts all relatively close to its hardcore urban zones.<p>It is sometimes easy to forget just how close those resources are, so to nudge would-be travelers into taking advantage of them, we've …

Go Deeper

7 Important Things Successful People Do Before Bedtime | Inc.com

Have you ever wondered why some people are able to start the day energized and alert while others have to drag themselves out of bed and into the world of productivity? It’s not simply because of good genes or a positive attitude.<p>Most of the successful people I know are able to take command of …

Success