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Netflix tips and tricks: 15 hidden features from keyboard shortcuts to how to watch with friends

Even if you’re a self-confessed Netflix addict, chances are you’re not using the service to its full potential<p>With more than 100 million subscribers, …

Old-Fashioned Apple Pie

This basic, Old-Fashioned Apple Pie is a delicious way to use a pile of apples (truth is, this pie is tasty enough to warrant buying apples …

Recipes

Our 15 Best Roast Chicken Tips All in One Place

Quick: What are you making for dinner tonight? Is it roast chicken? What a lucky guess on our part! That's the power of persuasion of an inimitable, classic dish.<p>Since roast chicken is such a staple, you probably already have a go-to recipe that's good as it is. But sometimes, perhaps you'd like to …

Trump to propose large increase in deductions Americans can claim on their taxes

President Trump on Wednesday plans to call for a significant increase in the standard deduction people can claim on their tax returns, potentially putting thousands of dollars each year into the pockets of tens of millions of Americans, according to two people briefed on the plan.<p>The change is one …

Finance

12 Tax Deductions the Average American Should Remember

If you're not aware of these 12 tax deductions, you may be forking over hundreds or thousands of dollars more to Uncle Sam than you have to.<p><i>"We don't</i> …

5 Top Funds for Your 401(k)

While there's no one-size-fits-all solution, these five funds -- with very low fees -- are a great place to start.<p>If the personal experience of many …

Achieving Financial Success Without Extreme Frugality or a Huge Income

It’s not too hard to find stories in the media about seemingly ordinary people finding great financial success. You hear about what seems like an …

These sustainable prefab homes are meant to last

Ecospace Studios designs homes, schools, studios, and more<p>Ecospace Studios was founded by Lee Town, Amira Idris-Town, and Matthew Kettle—who also head up IPT Architects in London—as a response to the pressing environmental, economic, and space issues affecting the world today. The result is a …

Millennials could be millionaires – if they start investing instead of saving

In a new poll, 64% of working millennials said they couldn’t see themselves ever becoming millionaires – but it’s a much more reasonable goal than many realize<p>Pity the poor millennials.<p>The 83 million or so members of this generation – a quarter of America’s population, the largest age cohort – have …

Financial Services

The 6 Biggest Mistakes Trainers See You Making at the Gym

Tips from trainers<p>Ever wish you could eavesdrop on the personal training session taking place across the weight room and snag some inside …

Exercise

Personal Finance 101: 6 Things Everyone Should Know

Whether you're single, married, new to the workforce, or near retirement, it's important to have a good handle on your money. Here are six personal finance tips you should always make sure to follow.<p>Image source: Getty Images.<p>You never know when you might lose your job, fall ill, or encounter a …

Here are 5 smart money moves for millennials who want to grow real wealth

You know you should save more, especially for retirement — but that's easier said than done if you're living paycheck to paycheck. You might even …

5 tiny houses we loved this week: from a ‘Hobbit home’ to a 340-square-foot stunner

People are getting creative<p><i>Another week, another fresh crop of</i> <i>tiny house news</i><i>. Here, we catch you up on the standout projects you should know.</i><p>THWL0930-1<p>Photos via Tiny House Swoon<p>Let’s start off with some tiny eye-candy: Designed for a client who "wanted spacious," this 340-square-foot custom build …

5 impressive tiny houses you can order right now

Small living, made easy<p><i>Editor's Note: This post was originally published in August 2015 and has been updated with the most recent information.</i><p>We've seen heaps upon heaps of micro homes crop up with all sorts of eye-popping attributes, whether it'd be glam interiors, wildly low budgets (how does …

You Can Access Hidden iPhone Features With These Secret Codes

<b>Just when you thought you had gotten your head around your iPhone, it turns out there are secret codes that you can dial on your phone to unlock lots</b> …

The iPhone 7’s new home button lost a key feature, but there’s already a fix

The home button on the iPhone has so many different essential functions that Apple can’t just remove it. But starting with the iPhone 7, the home …

7 Steps to a Perfectly Written Business Plan

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every business needs to have a written business plan. Whether it’s to provide direction or attract investors, a business plan is vital for the success for your organization. But, how do you write a business plan?<p>SBA.gov …

Small Business

8 Dietitians on the 30 Supplements You Need in Your Life

From fish oil to protein powder–see which supplements the experts trust.<p>When it comes to supplements, it's often difficult to decipher which protein powder, Omega-3 oil, multivitamin, etc. to trust. If you've ever felt overwhelmed in the vitamin aisle at Whole Foods, look no further: We asked eight …

11 Habits of Successful Business People Who Became Millionaires by 30

Tips from self-made millionaires that can help you reach the seven-figure mark by the time you reach the age of 30.<p>"In a free-market economy, anyone can make as much money as they want," emphasizes self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, who has also studied more than 1,200 of the world's wealthiest …

Self-improvement

Top Ten Foods for Building Muscle

Nutrition Articles<p>Top Ten Foods for Building Muscle<p>These are ten foods to include in your diet because they have a superior effect on protein …

Apple Announces tvOS Update At WWDC 2016

The Apple TV sees new features<p>Apple announced changes to its tvOS for Apple TV at its WWDC 2016 keynote in San Francisco today. After deeming tvOS to be just as important of a platform as iOS, Mac OS and watchOS, the company brought Apple TV users a Sling app, Molotov (coming next month), and Fox …

Sling TV brings live television (finally) to Apple TV

Live TV is finally coming to the Apple TV.<p>Dish Network's Internet-delivered live-TV service will be available on Apple TV as of Monday. Apple …

OS X is dead! Long live macOS

OS X is dead. The name, at least.<p>Apple’s desktop operating system will become macOS this fall with its next major update, which will bring a whole host of exciting new features and improvements — including Siri integration, automatic unlocking, and Apple Pay for the web.<p>The official name of Apple’s …

Turmeric latte: how to make the hugely popular coffee alternative that’s good for you

Google’s Food Trends report recently named turmeric as the ‘breakout star’ ingredient of 2016, with internet searches for the yellow spice rising 56 per cent from since last November, and a whopping 300% over the last five years.<p>Pedro Pina, Global Client Partner for Top Food Brands at Google, says: …

10 Carbs You Don't Have to Cut During Your Quest for a Six Pack

Turns out, there are some you're going to want to keep around.<p>For <i>years</i> we've been hearing that cutting carbs should be a cornerstone of most diets when you're trying to lose weight—but not so fast.

10 Exercises to Develop the Best Pecs in the Gym

“Maybe after seeing some photos of Arnold Schwarzenegger in his prime bodybuilding days, you’ve decided you want to build up your chest,” says Marc …

Here's the Memory Trick That Science Says Works

If the brain could brag that’s pretty much all it would do. It’s easily the most complicated organ in your body, and, more than that, the nimblest …

The Brain

5 Questions Everyone Should Ask Themselves Daily to Achieve Success

It all comes down to self-awareness.<p>Constant improvement is not easy. Whether it is a skill, or a positive quality, or a way of life you are looking to cultivate, staying on the positive side of the growth curve takes work.<p>My entire life, I have been immersed in worlds that have taught me how to …

Motivation

13 things you should accomplish with your money before turning 30

When it comes to managing money, time is on your side in your 20s.<p>A head start on saving and investing could mean huge financial gains in the future.<p>To help you optimize this decade, we've come up with 13 milestones to aim to achieve before hitting 30:

Personal Finance