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The Beginner's Guide to Index Funds

Everything you need to know to start investing in index funds.<p>In Warren Buffett's 2016 letter to <b>Berkshire Hathaway</b> shareholders he wrote, "If a …

Investing

Deals of the week - 17 May

Deals of the week – 17 May<p>in Fashion, Tech on<p>0 Shares<p>With Click Frenzy this past Tuesday, loads of brands have extended their sales for the remaining …

Shopping

I'm an Olympic Speedskater Who Was $147,000 in Debt. Here's How I Paid It Off

He had 17 credit cards carrying $87,000 in debt and two $30,000 student loans.<p><i>In this series, NerdWallet interviews people who have triumphed over</i> …

Personal Finance

Mourinho? Guardiola? Klopp? Take this quiz to find out which top six Premier League manager you are

Ever wondered which top Premier League manager you're most like? Now's your chance to find out

Soccer

Want to Work from Home and Save Money? Amazon, Apple, IBM, and Dell Are Hiring for These Remote Jobs

Technical or non-technical positions, there's something here for just about everyone.<p>FlexJobs, a leader in the flexible job movement that's currently disrupting the traditional workforce, has released data about how working remotely will save you money.<p>The average person can save between $4,668 to …

Employment

Free Tools Students Can Use to Produce Animated Videos

Creating an animated video can be a great extension to many writing projects. Students can use video creation tools to animate short stories that …

Education Technology

Your Blood Type Holds a Lot of Information — Like What You Should Be Eating

Unlike most diets, the blood type diet was founded on the concept of personalized nutrition — eating different foods based on one's biochemical makeup. <b>Eat Right 4 Your Type</b>, commonly known as the blood type diet, was published in 1996 by naturopathic doctor Peter J. D'Adamo. According to <b>Eat 4 Your</b> …

Wellness

These Are the 100 Best Bodyweight Moves, All in 1 Place!

Muscles, are you ready? Because this burn is about to get intense! Using your body as the machine, these 100 moves sculpt and tone your arms, upper back, abs, legs, and booty — we've got your entire body covered! Many of these moves also burn calories as they build muscle, so high five for the …

Workouts

I'm a former 'sugar baby' — and I regret the time I spent 'sugar dating'

In parts one and two of our interviews with sugar babies, we chatted with a woman who views the scene as a job, and another who looks at it as a serious relationship. Both parties, however, differentiated what they do from sex work — a view much contested in the comments.<p>For our third interview, we …

He attends elite UC Berkeley but lives in a trailer with no heat or sewer hookups. Soon, he'll be scrambling to find new shelter

Ismael Chamu wakes up at sunrise, shivering in the drizzly morning’s chill. He rises from the floor of a small trailer, where he sleeps wedged next to his younger brother and an arm’s length from his two sisters, who share the only bed.<p>As he cooks breakfast, the smell of scrambled eggs and ripe …

The unsung heroes of the civil rights movement are black women you've never heard of

Many heroes of the civil rights movement are women you’ve probably never heard of. History remembers the male leaders in the fight for human rights, …

Four Things I Can Control.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) The venerable Maya Angelou once wrote, <b>You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced</b> …

Be like Bill Gates and Warren Buffett: If you’re not spending 5 hours per week learning, you’re being irresponsible

“In my whole life, I have known no wise people (over a broad subject matter area) who didn’t read all the time — none. Zero.” <i>— Charlie Munger, Self-made billionaire & Warren Buffett’s longtime business partner</i><p>Why did the busiest person in the world, former president Barack Obama, read an hour a day …

Self-improvement

A day inside Benfica's academy, the production line for European football

Benfica have made more than £230m in the last three years from selling academy graduates. This is how they develop their young players<p>By Alex Clapham for These Football Times<p>“Look at Ederson of Manchester City. When he came to me he was just a lad from the favelas, too scared to leave his own …

Soccer

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Dig deeper into iOS.<p>Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive interface, you'll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Here are 24 you can use …

Apps

Never stop learning – Where you can learn something new in 2018

Over the years I have engaged in a variety of learning opportunities which have included attending evening classes at local schools and then as a …

Language Learning

Emmanuel Eboue reveals personal anguish when he sees how well former Arsenal team-mate is doing

Emmanuel Eboue is so broke he has to hand wash his clothes and often chooses not to watch Premier League on TV due to "shame" it makes him feel.<p>The …

The Story of Cudjo Lewis — The Last Living Slave Brought To America

As a slave, he went by the name "Cudjo," a day-name given to boys born on a Monday, as the slavers could not pronounce the name "Kossola."The post …

Black History

Ultimate grammar cheat sheet

If the very mention of the word sends you running from your keyboard, you’re not alone.Both native and non-native speakers find the quirks of the …

Public Relations

A tribute to John Obi Mikel, Nigeria's creator turned Chelsea's water carrier

A tribute to John Obi Mikel, Nigeria’s creator turned Chelsea’s water carrier<p>Share<p>Aanu Adeoye<br>• 4th September 2017<p><b>In 10 years at Chelsea, John Obi Mikel</b> …

These secret Netflix codes uncover a list of 'hidden' films and TV shows — and it's easy to use them

To access the extra content, all you need to do is add the code for the desired genre or sub genre to the end of the usual Netflix URL.<p>For example, to access the list for "action & adventure," you would add the code 1365, making your URL become: http://www.netflix.com/browse/genre/1365.<p>Niche sub …

Entertainment

How to make yourself work when you’re not in the mood

Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they’re tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged …

Easy Spicy Refried Bean Dip

49 'facts' about health we often believe that are misleading, inaccurate, or totally false

These are just a few of the incorrect notions that we've all been told at one point or another.<p>But it's time to put an end to these alluring myths, misconceptions, and inaccuracies.<p>To help the cause we've rounded up and corrected dozens of the most popular health "facts" that we've heard over the …

How To Stop Living In Your Head

The author is Editor @ReadWriteWork.com “You have power over your mind — notThe post How To Stop Living In Your Head appeared first on iamwire.

Motivation

Jozy Altidore blasts ‘classless’ Red Bulls fans for mocking his religion

There were “F–k you, Jozy!” chants directed at Toronto FC’s Jozy Altidore and similar ones directed at teammate Michael Bradley.<p>The former Metrostars …

Humans are just starting to understand this nearly invincible creature — and it's fascinating

Scientists are just starting to understand the tardigrade. It can survive boiling water, outer space, and extreme radiation. Following is a transcript of the video.<p>This funny looking little guy can survive boiling hot water, outer space, and decades without food or water. It's called a "tardigrade" …

What You Should (and Shouldn't) Use Your Credit Card For

Credit cards offer more benefits and fraud protection, making them a better way to pay than debit cards or cash for most purchases. That said, there …

32 Educational Websites Organized by Content Area

September 14, 2017 Now that you are settled back in your classrooms ready to start a new school year you probably have already made plans on how and …

Teaching