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17 Clever Ways to Save More for Retirement

Many workers, including those nearing retirement age, say they're not saving enough to retire comfortably. Those concerns were illuminated in the …

How much you should have saved for retirement right now

How much should you have saved for retirement? There's actually a simple answer to that. You'll need to start with a bunch of basic assumptions, but all you really need to know is your income and your age.<p>Let's take a look at hypothetical Joe, who is hired straight out of college. By the time he's …

Retirement

5 Pre-Retirement Mistakes Even the Smartest People Make

Being in the home stretch leading up to retirement can feel great, but financial advisers say even the savviest people can miscalculate or overlook …

8 Ways To Get Smarter Every Week

We’ve all heard the same statistic: 1 out of every 4 Americans don’t read any books during the course of an average year. It seems that, for many …

High-protein breakfasts help teens manage weight

Eating breakfast may do more than give kids an academic edge in the classroom. A new study suggests that eating the morning meal – one that's high in protein – can help overweight teens lose body fat, reduce hunger and eat fewer calories during the day.<p>We've known for years that people who are …

Childhood Nutrition: 4 Strategies for Helping Your Kids Eat Better

Want to improve what your children are eating?<p>If the answer is yes, I commend you, because childhood nutrition is extraordinarily important.<p>Right from the start, nutrition shapes brain development, metabolism, and overall health.<p>Unfortunately, poor childhood nutrition is a growing problem in North …

5 Techniques To Understand Machine Learning Algorithms Without the Background in Mathematics

Where does theory fit into a top-down approach to studying machine learning?In the traditional approach to teaching machine learning, theory comes …

31 years ago, Warren Buffett revealed the secret to investing and correctly predicted nobody would listen

In a speech at Columbia Business School, later adapted into an essay, Buffett introduced what he called, "The Superinvestors of Graham-and-Doddsville."<p>Buffett writes:<p><b>"The common intellectual theme of the investors from Graham-and-Doddsville is this: they search for discrepancies between the value</b> …

Every Engineer Should Watch This Video | Inc.com

Just the other day I was giving an engineer a ride to a conference. I mentioned that I wrote about Sales. Her response: "Yuck, salespeople are slimy."<p>I shrugged it off as Asbergers (not uncommon among engineers), but it reminded me of back when I was in engineering. Just for yucks, we made a …

How to save yourself when the stock market turns cruel

The stock market has turned cruel, probably leaving you with losses in your 401(k), IRA and college savings.<p>What should you do?<p>If you want to know how far this downturn will go, be skeptical of any answer you receive. When a downturn is in motion, top analysts cannot determine whether it's going to …

Stock Markets

8 Great iPad Games to Develop Kids Mathematical Thinking

August 18, 2015<br>Below is a collection of some of the best iPad math games for young learners. These apps involve strategic use of mathematical skills …

The 15 best apps for keeping your life in order

These apps aren't like that. They will help you remember everything from your keys, to your bills, to where you first met someone. They can even improve your memory.<p>Taken together, these 15 apps tackle forgetfulness through all different parts of your life.

9 Money Habits to Master Before Your 30's

<i>By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist</i><p>You know how the saying goes: Bad habits are hard to break. But sometimes it's even harder to create good habits -- especially good money habits.<p>Roughly one in three millennials surveyed by Bank of America and USA Today <i></i>said their parents did not teach them good …

Build Your Own Computer - How to Choose and Build a Computer

Learn How to Build Your Own Computer<p>Have you always wanted to build your own computer? Then let us show you how to build a computer from scratch - …

How To Mechatronics

How It Works<p>In this tutorial we will learn how servo motors work and how to control servos using Arduino and PCA9685 PWM driver. You can watch the …

12 fitness 'truths' that are doing more harm than good

How many times a week do you need to work out to get in shape? If you're trying to lose weight, should you focus on exercise or diet? Is it better to hit the gym in the morning or at night?<p>Whether you want to tone up, slim down, or simply boost your mood, you've likely come across these questions, …

The Best Protein You Can Eat, According To Nutritionists

Don’t just settle for any old protein.<p>Protein is the key to keeping cravings at bay, building lean muscle and dropping those last few pounds. But according to a new review published in Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, it’s not just how much protein you eat that’s important: It's where …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best of GQ<p>What Artur Samarin pulled off at a school in small-town Pennsylvania is one of the boldest hoaxes of our time.<p>By Daniel Riley18 hours …

9 Proven Success Factors That Can Accelerate Your Career and Life | Inc.com

Brian Tracy is a highly recognized and sought-after speaker, coach, trainer, and author who travels extensively around the world. His presentations and seminars cover a multitude of areas, including personal development, leadership, time management, public speaking, business, and sales …

Best Gaming Laptops of 2015

The next generation of gaming is finally in full swing and we’re starting to see some visually breathtaking titles such as the <i>Witcher 3: Wild Hunt</i> …

11 Things You Need to Do to Make Your Baked Goods Better

Even the most seasoned baker can use a refresher course now and then—these baking tips will make for better cookies, cakes, pies, and more<p>We'll admit it: Sometimes, we fudge things when we cook. After all, who needs a recipe for simple weeknight pasta? Off-the-cuff roasted chicken is a snap. We're …

Dessert

Four Fitness Foods You Should Avoid

The Journal Of Marketing Research recently released the article "The Effect of Fitness Branding on Restrained Eaters' Food Consumption and Post-Consumption Physical Activity". In the article, the authors looks into the effects of food branded as "fitness" food, specifically investigating whether …

13 Highly Useful Skills You Can Learn in a Minute

Everyone loves a good life hack, especially if it’s super quick to pick up.<p>While one minute may not seem like a lot of time to master a useful skill, …

Eleven things ultra-productive people do differently

When it comes to productivity, we all face the same challenge–there are only 24 hours in a day.<p>Yet some people seem to have twice the time; they have an uncanny ability to get things done. Even when juggling multiple projects, they reach their goals without fail.<p>We all want to get more out of life. …

This one-minute morning routine can improve your productivity all day long

Just finding time to eat can be difficult, even though eating breakfast has been correlated with increased energy and productivity, better overall health, and a better mood.<p>But there's an easier, less time-consuming way to start the day off right, and it only takes a minute: Make your bed.<p>When your …

8 science-backed mind tricks to beat procrastination and do that thing you've been putting off right now

But the thing about getting things done? It's hard — especially when whatever you're supposed to be doing is daunting, unpleasant, or particularly high stakes.<p>And as we've written before, there are powerful reasons you might be having trouble getting started. But the bills must be paid, the work …

10 Things You Must Give Up To Move Forward

49 of The Best Places to Learn to Code For Free

Ruby<p><b>45. Learn Ruby the Hard Way</b> <br>Free HTML version of the book online. Buying the hard copy also gets you access to videos. Another book written by …

5 mistakes to avoid in the stock market

The stock market surge in 2014 attracted a lot of new investors. According to the National Securities Depository Ltd and the Central Depository …