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5 Money-Saving Lessons I Learned in a Month of Budgeting

How to save some dough without going loco.<p>In January, I went cold turkey—literally. After calculating the alarming amount I spent on groceries and dining out in 2016, I embarked on a food lovers' budget plan to pinch pennies while still eating well. A month in, I've nixed mediocre cafeteria lunches …

Cooking

5 Mega-Successful Entrepreneurs Who Are Introverts

If you know you're not outgoing and don't like engaging with others, find teammates who can make up for those tendencies.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Introversion and extroversion are signature traits that ordinarily define how a person prefers spending his or her …

Entrepreneurship

6 Reality Shows That Aren't Just Fake, They're Outright Evil

We all know reality shows are fake. And if you didn't, congrats! You've already gained a ton from reading this article. But the shows are "fake" to</i> …

Howard Stern

8 Underrated Horror Movies From The Past 5 Years

1 year ago<p><b>Sinister</b><p>When watching writer/director Scott Derrickson's <i>Sinister</i>, there are moments when it's hard to focus on the figures in the frame …

The 11 richest countries where people have the least trust in their politicians

One of these is how much the public trusts its politicians.<p>The WEF used its executive-opinion survey to ask, "in your country, how do you rate the ethical standards of politicians?"<p>A score of 1 equates to "extremely low" while a rating of 7 is "extremely high."<p>The measure is therefore based on the …

Europe

Afghanistan blast outside mosque kills 14, wounds 24 in minority attack

MAZAR-I-SHARIF, Afghanistan (Reuters) - A bomb blast outside a mosque in Afghanistan on Wednesday killed at least 14 people and wounded 24 among a gathering of worshippers, the second attack targeting the country’s Shi’ite minority in less than 24 hours, an official said.<p>The devotees had …

Extremism

What 17 successful people wish they'd known about money in their 20s

We asked a handful of self-made millionaires and billionaires, CEOs and entrepreneurs, and best-selling authors what they wish they'd known about money from the get-go.<p>Here's what they had to say:

Stock Markets

5 of the Best Cities in the World to Run Your Startup

While Google engineers are living in their parking lot at work, the rest of the world is stepping up its startup game.

25 Best Horror Movies of All Time

That’s a whole lotta nope.<p>We’re more than halfway through September, which means it’s officially time to start watching horror movie after horror movie. (No, we won’t wait until October, and no, we won’t apologize for it.) Even if horror films aren’t your thing, you have to admit that Halloween …

Horror

Acer built a massive $5,000-plus gaming laptop because why not?

The Predator 21x isn't just a flagship product, it's Acer's bid to generate some excitement in a tough PC business.<p>Sometimes companies just make things because they can.<p>That seems to be the case with Acer's Predator 21 X (the X is for EXTREME), a hulking beast of a laptop that weighs 8 kilograms, …

Acer

Once You Watch How Gummy Candy Is Made, You'll Never Eat It Again

If gummy bears, peach rings and gummy worms are a few of your favorite sweet treats, we urge you to stop reading now. The way most gum-based candy is made might scar you forever.<p>If you’ve ever had a vegetarian friend turn down a fruit snack or cup of jello, you know it’s because many of those …

Recipes

How To Organise Your Home: A Lazy Man's Guide

Cleaning. It’s a bonafide first world problem that requires a certain level of motivation that many don’t naturally possess. Let’s be honest, when …