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How to Set Up Your 401(k) to Make You Tons of Money

The more money your retirement savings earn for you, the less you'll need to contribute to hit your goals.<p>Whether you're just opening your first …

Should You Make or Buy Taco Seasoning?

If you believe the jingle, when you drop that familiar yellow packet of taco seasoning into your grocery cart, "you've got it made.” In reality, …

Make Grandma Proud by Learning the Five Mother Sauces

Though many of us are hustlin’ through the week begging for Instant Pot recipes and one-pot curries, it’s nice to hit the kitchen on a Sunday to make a carefully crafted meal. But after so many quickie skillet meals, how does one get their groove back? The mother sauces, of course. There are five …

Replace Your PAM Spray with This Clever DIY

High on my list of frustrating, self-loathing moments? Locking myself out of the apartment—and trying to turn out a loaf of zucchini bread only to see that large chunks have adhered to the pan's bottom. In the best cases, it can be cobbled back together, but to the naked eyes (and my guests), it …

Dessert

Scientists create designer virus to kickstart immune system and kill cancer

A designer virus which helps the immune system clear our cancer has been created by scientists.<p>Cancer cells are very good a evading the immune system, but the new therapy capitalises on the body’s ability to quickly spot a virus.<p>Swiss scientists inserted cancer proteins inside an artificial virus …

Cancer

Chef John's Classic Rice Pudding Recipe

"For whatever reason, rice pudding is usually not near the top when people list their favorite desserts, but despite that, it's a proven …

Muscle up your potting mix

The States With the Highest (and Lowest) Taxes for Retirees

See where your state falls.<p>Retirees have many good reasons to change where they live: climate, health care facilities, hobbies, crime rate, proximity …

12 low-maintenance flowers you can't kill

(Unless you try very hard.)<p>Sometimes you just want a guarantee. You don't have the money or time for that picture-perfect garden that you know …

10 Retirement Stats Every Baby Boomer Should Know

Think you're ready to leave the workforce for good? Not until you read up on these facts.<p>Worried about retirement? You're not alone. A large number …

Hiding From the Law Is Now Pretty Much Impossible

Author: Geek's Guide to the Galaxy. Geek's Guide to the Galaxy Culture<p>Date of Publication: 02.25.17.<p>Time of Publication: 9:00 am. 9:00 am<p>The new CBS …

You Can Travel Across The U.S. By Train For Just Over $200

Gas is still pretty expensive in most places, and air travel is full of ridiculous TSA delays, so train travel is starting to look pretty good to …

10 Tips On How to Use Wireshark to Analyze Packets in Your Network

In any packet-switched network, packets represent units of data that are transmitted between computers. It is the responsibility of network engineers …

Linux

Job and Wage Prospects for Nurses in the U.S. Are Looking Up

Market growth driven in part by the Affordable Care Act and a wave of retirement is shaking up the market for nurses in the U.S. after more than a …

Coursera’s new skill search could do for learning what Netflix did for TV

Coursera has emerged as a formidable competitor in the online education space, racking up 24 million registered learners with access to 1,900 courses. But with that growth in volume comes new challenges. With so much content, it’s difficult for users to find the videos they need. Today, Coursera is …

The Cheapest Fruits and Vegetables Month-by-Month

Cheapest Fruits and Vegetables Month-by-Month<p>Buy Produce in Season for the Best Price and Taste<p>Updated July 02, 2017<p>An easy way to save on fruits and …

How to Use a PGP Key to Encrypt Your Email

Keep your messages secret.<p>The National Security Agency has been known to intercept and collect emails, and with Donald Trump as president, privacy …

What to consider with ‘55-plus’ living

<b>Question: My husband and I are considering moving to a 55-plus community when we retire. We’re trying to do our homework about “active adult” living.</b> …

10 Netflix lifehacks everyone should know

This one might only apply to users that want a little bit more privacy than Netflix affords by default, but it’s absolutely possible to wipe your viewing history from your account. Whether you want to clear it all out or just remove certain items, it’s a simple process.<p>Pop back into your Netflix …

Lifehacks

5 Facts About Stocks Every Retiree Should Know

Many retirees think that they should pull away from the stock market, mistakenly believing that the risks involved with stocks makes them unsuitable investments for a retiree's portfolio. Yet the fact is that with retirees living longer than ever, having stocks in your investment portfolio is …

Investing

10 Fascinating Things You Probably Didn't Know About Credit Scores

Credit scores are an important part of life for most U.S. adults. If you want to buy a house, finance a car, get a credit card, or rent an apartment, good credit makes it easier to do so. However, there are many things about credit scores that are not well understood, and here are 10 you may not be …

Personal Finance

Plant These Edibles Once and Eat Them Forever

Perennial Foods<p>Edible Perennials That Will Bear Year After Year<p>Updated September 09, 2016<p>Want to enjoy home-grown food year after year without having …

Gardening

A Primer on Staying Secure and Anonymous on the Dark Web

Not long back we discussed how you can access the dark alleys of the internet through Tor, but we largely left off on the part about keeping yourself …

Information Systems

Best 7 online privacy tools 2016 – VPNs, anonymous search, and browser secrecy

It’s one of the Internet’s oft-mentioned ‘creepy’ moments. A user is served a banner ad in their browser promoting products on a site they visited …

Privacy

DEA orders opioid production cut by 25% in 2017

The Drug Enforcement Administration has ordered manufacturers to cut production of opiate and opioid medication by 25 percent or more in 2017, citing …

3 Jaw-Dropping Stats About Social Security

Image source: Getty Images.<p>The average American household takes in $56,500 per year, according to the Census Bureau. Of that, the government will take $3,500 to help pay for Social Security. But if the same rules were in place now that were in effect in 1949, it would only cost the family $303 to …

Retirement

8 Reasons You're Always Bloated

Bloat is no joke. That swollen sensation seems to pop up morning, noon, and night with no regard for the fact that we have jobs to do, people to see, …

The Right Way to Turn Your 401(k) Savings Into Retirement Income

Only a third of plans help you do that, the GAO found.<p>If you’re counting on your 401(k) plan to help you convert the money you’ve accumulated during …

Chicken Seasoning Blend Recipe

"This dry mix of herbs and spices adds a unique zing to any chicken dish, it has just the right amount of heat and flavor to make all your guests beg …

Here's when all of your favorite fall shows are returning to TV

From "How to Get Away With Murder" to "The Flash," a ton of favorites will soon return to the small screen. Keep reading to see when all your favorite shows will return to TV.