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This Free Website Will Show Anyone Your Personal Information. Here's How to Remove It

If you love your privacy, this is your worst nightmare.<p>Think the internet can’t shock you anymore? Enter your name in this website.<p>FamilyTreeNow.com, …

Personal Information

4 Big Retirement Risks—and How to Prepare for Them

OVERSPENDING, INVESTING TOO CONSERVATIVELY and veering away from your plan—these are some of the most common traps people fall into on the way to their retirement. The good news is they’re easy to avoid with a little discipline and forethought.<p>Other risks—like a health crisis or a market …

I'm a financial planner, and I don't care if you spend a fortune on lattes — here's what I do care about

We've all read articles about the best way to take control of our budget is to simply quit spending money. Stop buying that latte every morning. Stop eating out at restaurants. Stop taking those expensive vacations.<p>This is normal and I think there is some truth in those messages. We are bombarded …

Personal Finance

How to divvy up your wealth when you don't agree with one offspring's life choices

<b>Dear Liz:</b> I am reasonably well off thanks to hard work, some luck and a hard-earned (by my mother) inheritance. I don't spend much because I prefer a simple life, so the money has piled up over the decades.<p>I have two children. One has a college degree, a decent job, and is saving for retirement. …

Retirement

4 Ways to Make Your Retirement Savings Last

The average 65-year-old has another 20 years or so ahead of them. Make sure your savings will last you a few decades.<p>Saving enough money to pay for …

A Harvard doctor says these are the best exercises for your body

If you think running a marathon is the quickest ticket to a rock-hard body, I-Min Lee, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, has news …

Clever Uses for Curtain Hardware NOT on Your Windows

(Image credit: Style at Home)<p>There's a certain genius in repurposing things for uses they weren't originally intended for. Today we're turning our …

Outdoor Spaces

Retirement: If You Snooze, You Can Lose!

Most financially savvy people have seen a table that shows the value of starting to save early for retirement. Usually, the table will point out that …

Make Less Than $98,400? The Government Might Pay for Your Health Insurance

Don't fail to claim this valuable tax credit if you qualify for it.<p>Americans spend a staggeringly large percentage of their income on …

The Only Dumbbell Exercises You’ll Ever Need

There are hundreds of ways you can use weights to ramp up your workouts. But many basic moves target just one group of muscles, such as the biceps or …

Exercise

11 websites to bookmark if you want to get rich

We've pointed out some of the best personal-finance books to read and podcasts to listen to.<p>If those didn't strike a chord or fit in to your busy …

The best weekend getaways from NYC

There are many amazing things to do in NYC, but sometimes our flooded metropolis can be overwhelming. Next time you’re feeling restless, look into …

How to Be Happy in Retirement

Want to be happy in retirement?<p>It's easy. Spend your money and time on leisure activities. Take vacations. Celebrate Bloomsday in Dublin with your …

Retirement

Got $1 million to retire? Here’s how long it will last in every U.S. state

If your retirement plan was basking in a tropical paradise, let’s hope your vision of a tropical paradise resembles something more like Mississippi …

The best cheap hotels in Manhattan

These cheap hotels in Manhattan have plenty of the bells and whistles expected from swank Manhattan hotels, but with half the price tag. It’s no …

JetBlue lets you fly across the country for $31 on October 31

True story: You can fly across the country for a mere $31. All hail JetBlue.<p>The catch: You have until today at 11:59pm EST to book a flight and …

Spending Analysis Tool

How does your spending measure up? Learn what people like you are spending on their monthly expenses.

3 Mistakes You're (Probably) Making That Are Sabotaging Your Retirement Plan

Even if you think you're doing everything right when saving for retirement, you may be overlooking a few important factors.<p>So you know how important …

Retirement

Here's how much money you actually take home from a $75,000 salary depending on where you live

$75,000 a year looks very different depending on where you live. Some states like Texas and Washington don't have state income taxes. So on average, you could see a bigger paycheck.<p>We decided to crunch the numbers. Here's what $75,000 looks like after paying taxes in 11 major US cities:<p>New York …

San Francisco

10 Things Incredibly Likable People Never, Ever Do (and Why You Love Them for It)

What you do can make you extremely likable, but so can what you don't choose to do.<p>Some people are incredibly likable because of the things they do. Some people are incredibly charismatic because of the things they do.<p>And some people are incredibly likable because of the things they <i>don't</i> do.<p>If you …

8 Body Weight Exercises You Can Do Anywhere

Are you worried you don’t have the right gear for a good workout? Don’t be, says Michele Olson, Ph.D., professor of exercise science at Auburn …

You can deduct these retirement community fees as medical expenses

Your parent or loved one may be thinking about entering a continuing care retirement community (CCRC). Back in the days of yore, these places were …

Why Can’t You Spend at a 7% Rate in Retirement?

A strategy that looks like it may work during a raging bull market can fail miserably when the market turns bearish.<p>A reader of this recent article …

Retirement

3 Steps to Create Powerful Results in Any Area of Your Life

Whether your goal is to lose weight, go back to school, be a great parent or start your own business, follow this method for guaranteed success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Oftentimes, budding entrepreneurs wonder how I've managed to transform my life from being a …

Motivation

12 Little Things That Show People You're Intelligent, Without You Having to Say It

Actions speak louder than words.<p>I was at a breakfast meeting the other day.<p>Four people around a small table on the outdoor deck of a nice hotel, right on the beach, one of the women brought two boxes of avocado toast from the café.<p>"For us to share," she said.<p>My first thought was, "How are we going …

Find Out What Assets Can Go Into a Revocable Living Trust

Learn What Assets Can Go Into a Revocable Living Trust<p>Updated May 05, 2018<p>If you've created a Revocable Living Trust to plan for mental disability …

3 Changes to Medicare in 2018 That You Need to Know

No joke: Lower premium prices may be headed your way.<p>Before you get too consumed with pumpkin spice everything and Halloween preparations, I want to …

Retirement

How Much Will I Get From Social Security if I Make $100,000?

If you have a six-figure salary, what Social Security retirement benefit should you expect?<p>Social Security benefits are or will be a major part of …

Retirement

Personal finance: 15 smart things you can do with $1,000 right now

Deploying $1,000 in any of these ways (or several of them!) can make a meaningful difference in your life -- financially or otherwise.<p>A thousand dollars might be pocket change or a rounding error to multimillionaires and billionaires, but it's a meaningful sum for the rest of us. Any amount of …

Retirement

One of New York's most famous chefs just opened a delicious fast-food restaurant of the future — take a look inside

The influential chef of Momofuku fame launched Ando as a delivery-only concept in New York City in 2016, which received cautiously optimistic, if not tepid, reviews.<p>Previously, Ando existed only in the virtual world — all orders were placed through the restaurant's app, and the food was delivered …

Potatoes