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36-year-old retiree: Saving money doesn't get you rich—here's what does

In 2014, Steve and Courtney Adcock decided to get serious about their savings. They cut back on their day-to-day expenses, downsized and started …

Here comes earnings season: These 10 stocks are going to beat the Street, investors say

Earnings season for the third quarter is underway and there are 10 companies that could report results that top Wall Street's expectations over the …

How to Build a Portfolio That Will Last Until You're 100

The idea of running out of money in retirement is pretty terrifying. If your income evaporates late in your retirement, your options for replacing it will be limited. And even if you manage to do so, spending your golden years scrambling for money isn't exactly ideal.<p>If you want investments that …

Google Wants You to Know What Data It Has On You

Google has changed Google Dashboard, the increasingly important privacy tool that shows users everything the search engine giant knows about you.<p>The …

Why the vent above your airline seat should always remain on

The next time you go to turn off the ventilation above your seat on an airplane — whether because you're afraid of getting sick or you're downright chilly — you might want to reconsider.<p>Using that tiny vent can actually work to your advantage, as it can help you avoid contact with certain …

Why and how to erase your browsing history

Cover your tracks in any web browser.<p>Web browsers keep track of your past activity for a reason. That history comes in handy if you want to find a funny article again, or return to your favorite photo of the kids, or if restore a tab that you accidentally closed. At the same time, some people find …

How to save money every day

Saving starts with just a few simple changes to your spending. Learn how to save money on your everyday expenses, like groceries, transportation and …

What to do with your 401(k) when you switch jobs

As you start a new job, don't forget about your old 401(k).<p>How you choose to juggle accounts from former workplaces could make a big difference in …

How to quit your job and travel the world, according to people who have done it

Psssst — hey, you. Yeah, you. The one discreetly clicking on this article at work while your boss sits inches away. We know your secret: You're …

When to Add Dividend Stocks to Your Portfolio -- and How to Pick Them

Dividend stocks are perfect for retirees, but that doesn't mean you should wait until you retire to buy some.<p>Early on, a good retirement savings plan …

This SNES-Style Nintendo Switch Controller Is Designed to Play 32 Years of Games

Nintendo’s recently-announced classic games service will eventually bring your favorite 8-bit and 16-bit titles to the Switch. And when it finally …

13 Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Stock

Got your cursor hovering over the “buy” button? Please hold your fire. Before putting your cash on the line to buy a stock, take the time to answer these key questions about the opportunities, risks and your expectations.<p>Here are seven questions to guide your research and uncover what makes a …

20 Uses for Baking Soda in Your Home, From Cleaning to Firefighting

A little box of baking soda goes a long way toward making your house look and smell fresh. While other multipurpose grime-fighters cost a pretty …

Remember MySpace Founder Tom Who Sold It For $580 Million? Here’s What He’s Doing Now

Ever wondered what the guy who co-founded MySpace is doing since he sold it for a whopping $580 million back in 2005? He does what anybody would do …

Cramer's game plan: An earnings bonanza brings many chances to buy

As the busiest week of earnings season came to a close, Jim Cramer breathed a sigh of relief despite Friday's mild pullback caused by a …

Here's the cold LinkedIn message that prompted a CEO to give the sender a job

(Kathryn Minshew.TechCrunch/Flickr)<br>Kathryn Minshew, cofounder and CEO of the career advice and job listings site The Muse, hadn't been looking to …

Top 5 Europe travel destinations to visit this summer

While most of us out there crave an extensive vacation travelling across Europe, this is not always a viable option for a lot of people. Anything …

10 Products for Sleeping on Planes That Look Ridiculous but Are Actually Amazing

Just trust us.<p>There are two types of travelers in this world: those who can sleep on planes, and those who can’t.<p>This one ability — or lack thereof — …

Backpacking Europe | A 6 Step Guide To Planning | Nomadic Matt

Europe in the summer can be a nightmare. It’s the most popular time to visit the continent. There are tourists EVERYWHERE! Yet, despite that, it’s …

The Best Websites for Amazing Flight Deals

If you’re patient and quick enough, you can book an international flight to some far-flung destination for a few hundred bucks.<p>The downside? You …

Qatar Airways' New Business Class Design Converts Into A Double Bed Or An Office

At the ITB tourism show in Berlin, Germany last week, Qatar Airways unveiled a new business class seat design that can reconfigure to create a joint double bed or an open work and meeting space. The announcement was made live at the show via Facebook Live and coordinated with a prepared release.<p>The …

4 amazing folktales told by the Igbos

The eastern part of Nigeria largely occupied by the Ibo tribe, is rich in culture, customs and traditions and one of the tenets that has survived the …

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Explore Biggest Fun Filled Activities in Amsterdam

In order to make your Amsterdam visit the most memorable in your life, you should want to depend upon reliable information. You might be in…

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10 mistakes you’re making at the airport

From the baggage drop to the security line to the boarding gate, just getting through the airport these days can throw pitfalls at you that you never …

Not Doing This While You're Traveling? You're Losing $$$

Photographed by Alice Gao.<p>Vacations are obviously the best. But they can also be a huge money drain -- even if you do get paid time off, you're likely dropping a ton of cash on your trip. (Somehow, spending $20 on a frozen cocktail just seems reasonable when you're on vacation, even if you'd never …

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Science minister replies to girl, 8, asking to become Canada's newest astronaut

MONTREAL -- When she heard the Canadian Space Agency is looking to recruit new astronauts, eight-year-old Sahana Khatri figured she just might be …

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Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options

No car? No problem for ride sharing companies like Uber and Lyft.<p>These companies are offering rentals, leases and financing deals aimed at getting more drivers on the road. After all, the more drivers they sign up, the more rides are available and the more money they make. But critics say drivers …

I lived in Europe for 5 years — these are the places I tell all my friends to visit

These travels exposed me to new cultures, and left impressions and memories that will stay with me for the rest of my life.<p>From the beaches of southern Portugal to the canals of Amsterdam, here are the spots I consider must-sees.

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