Jeff Klein

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What Happens When You're Executor of Your Parents' Estate | Investopedia

So your parents are updating their wills and possibly their trust documents, and they just asked you a huge question: “Will you be the executor of …

How to raise financially savvy kids

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wondering why our kids are not so great with money? Just look in the mirror; it's because adults are often financial train wrecks themselves.<p>Even so, all is not lost. You can still try to instill your children with the right lessons about spending, saving and investing, to …

All the best Black Friday deals we’ve seen so far

I know what you’re thinking: Black Friday is at the end of November, and we’re still in the first week. But the nation’s retails stores don’t seem to …

The 7 best open-world video games

Video games offer a sense of escapism that can’t be matched. When you read a great book, you watch the pages slowly dwindle. The credits eventually …

The Old Republic's latest trailer is better than many Star Wars movies

Make some time this morning to watch the new Star Wars: The Old Republic trailer - seriously. It's better than at least four of the Star Wars movies …

Everything You Need to Build the Perfect Apartment Gym

Gyms are big business, pulling in around $22 billion annually as an industry. It helps that the average membership runs $58 per month, and that figure skyrockets if you live in a city. Brooklynites, for example, pay about $135 a month to hit the gym, while people who live in Austin pay $88. Here’s …

6 Essential Things Every Coffee-Loving Runner Should Do

Help the environment stay healthy by keeping your cup of joe planet-friendly.<p><b>Get (REALLY) Good Beans</b><p>Running and coffee go together like, well, running and coffee—and there’s never been a better time to be a coffee-drinker. Craft coffee roasters have set up shop all over the country, and if you …

14 books to read on your commute that will make you smarter about business

One way of combining the necessity of getting to our workplace with success is to spend the time reading or listening to books.<p>Here are my suggestions for great business books to read or listen to during your commute.<p><b>1.</b><b>"The</b> <b>E-Myth"</b> by Michael Greber. This is an excellent book about the myths …

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Little Running Book Sees Sudden Surge in Sales

“Poverty Creek Journal” gets an unexpected boost from the “The New Yorker.”<p>Tuesday, November 3, was a slow day in the slow life of Tupelo Press, a small, nonprofit, literary book publisher based in North Adams, Massachusetts. Marie Gauthier, director of sales and marketing, was daydreaming about an …

10 Things to Know About Money Before You're 30

Are you a financial 'adult'?<p>Among the countless stereotypes about young people is the belief that they manage money poorly.<p>Indeed, studies find that …

21 Portraits That Gaze Into Your Very Soul

When it comes to portraits, it's hard to argue against the saying, "it's all about the eyes." The so-called windows of the soul can draw you in like few other features have to power to. There's a reason one of (if not the) most popular National Geographic cover ever was Afghan Girl by Steve …

Photography

11 Yoga Poses Every Runner Needs to Know

Get loose before (or after) your run with a feel-good yoga workout that stretches your hamstrings, IT band, hip flexors, and other typically-tight …

The Best Trail Running Destinations in America

Reason number one to travel for trail running: Packing is easy. Bring a good pair of sneakers, some shorts, and a shirt, and you’re good to go. Plus, you’ll get to see a ton of scenery a new place while still traveling on foot. From lake views to high-desert mesas to mountain-climbing singletrack, …

For those with fatigues fatigue, Army unveils new uniforms

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Fatigued of your fatigues? Well, then, good news: The U.S. Army's new camouflage pattern is officially available.<p>The design, called the Operational Camouflage Pattern, will replace the current look, Universal Camouflage Design, on Army Combat Uniforms in stores over a six-month …

This 8-step process will change the way you read forever

Other luminaries who have lived a thousand lives include SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk, who believes that reading is the fastest way to learn.<p>The members of Chromeo spend most of their time in the library, while business magnates Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger frequently spend entire days …

Productivity

Kurdish offensive in Syria has Ankara on its toes

The Syrian border town of Jarablous could soon become a battleground and that battle could change the front-lines and the balance of power in territories outside the control of the government in northern Syria.<p>Jarablous is controlled by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). Its flag is …

An exercise scientist told us the 2 things everyone gets wrong about working out

Everyone out there seems to have ideas in their heads about what works and what doesn't, which is why the best thing you can do is turn to the actual science of how your body works for answers.<p>Recently, we chatted with Rutgers exercise scientist Shawn Arent and asked him what the two biggest …

Exercise

US blocks attempts by Arab allies to fly heavy weapons directly to Kurds to fight Islamic State

Middle East allies accuse Barack Obama and David Cameron of failing to show strategic leadership in fight against Isil, as MPs could be given vote on whether to bomb Syria<p>The United States has blocked attempts by its Middle East allies to fly heavy weapons directly to the Kurds fighting Islamic …

Hungry for More ‘Game of Thrones’? Try These Fantasy Series

The 15-Minute At-Home Tabata Workout

You know those crazy days when your to-do list just gets longer—and going to the gym falls to the wayside? Yeah, we've all been there. Here's the …

15 best Android VPN apps

Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) are among the best security tools a web surfer can have. You can use them to surf otherwise seedy public WiFi with more security and privacy. They can even get around firewalls, and the list of potential uses goes on and on. Whatever the reason, VPNs are powerful and …

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11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

Running calculator: Introducing Slate’s marathon time predictor, a better way to calculate how fast you’ll run.

Interactive by Chris Kirk. Ruler by Joe Harrison from The Noun Project. Stopwatch by Scott Lewis from The Noun Project. Running by Leandro R. from …

How Fast or Slow Should I Run?

The trick is to find your "Goldilocks pace"—the one that's just right. Here's how.<p>When you first start exercising, you want to work hard enough that you’re boosting your fitness, strength, and endurance but not so fast that you get hurt. (Doing too much too soon is a very common cause of …

15 best strategy games for Android

Strategy is among the oldest game types in human history. Whether it’s chess, board games, or even some card games, we’ve been playing strategy games since long before there was ever a computer. Strategy games have come a long way, but the basic premise of using your brain to beat your opponents …

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Vaccine ignorance -- deadly and contagious

In the absence of credible, strong political leadership, paranoia about disease can go viral. We've seen this happen around the world with a wide range of illnesses, from swine flu to SARS to Ebola.<p>And even after threats are addressed, a new form of conspiratorial thinking often emerges, this time …

Late Night With Seth Meyers: Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally Interview, Part 2

In which Megan Mullally raps and they tell all about the Summer of 69 - "no apostrophe."

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