Mary Ann Ulissey

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The 6 Best Books to Help You Get out of Debt, According to Experts

Strategies for living debt-free, forever.<p>There are a lot of books out there that claim to unlock the secret for how to get out of debt. But if you’re …

Personal Finance

12 Retro-Chic Trailer Park Resorts to Book Now

AutoCamp<p>For those keen to get back to nature, only without the tents and sleeping bags, look to AutoCamp in California, which boasts "modern …

RVs

5 Investing Rules You Should Know by Heart

Waiting a decade to invest could mean you'll need to save $112,800 more to end up with the same nest egg.<p>Investing is key to financial success. If …

Retirement

A Smart and Simple Way to Get Guaranteed Income in Retirement

And retain control of most of your nest egg.<p>People have long been conflicted about annuities. On the one hand, they like the guaranteed lifetime …

Retirement
Retirement

100 Books You Should Read Now: An English Professor's List

"We are all refugees from our childhoods. And so we turn, among other things, to stories. To write a story, to read a story, is to be a refugee from …

Literature

Your best opportunity to get better at your job is one of the easiest to miss

At Bridgewater, the world’s largest hedge fund, employees constantly tell their colleagues exactly what they think of them—the good, the bad, and the ugly. It’s like your annual performance review, except it happens all day, every day.<p>Nearly every meeting is recorded to ensure full transparency and …

Self-improvement

4 Bucket List Train Trips to Take in North America

The weathered, silver passenger train roared into Orlando Station. A few minutes behind schedule, its passing cars made a merciful wind in the …

Trains

The Best National Park Adventure for Every Zodiac Sign

Many of us often forget that, when considering a vacation, there’s an abundance of beauty on our own home soil. Case in point: The 58 U.S. National …

15 Top Leadership Books Every Current or Future Boss Should Read

There's something here for everyone, whatever your level of leadership.<p>Ever since Robert K. Greenleaf wrote his seminal essay, <i>The Servant as Leader</i>, the servant leadership movement has risen from obscurity to the very principles of how the most successful companies on the planet operate and …

Leadership

Chaturanga Dandasana Tutorial: How to Save Your Shoulders

Chaturangadandasana is one of yoga's most challenging postures, so it's startling how often it's introduced to yoga beginners with only the slightest …

Box Breathing Technique

Four-square breathing, sometimes referred to as the box breathing technique, is a simple technique that you can do at any time that you feel …

Meditation

These Lower Ab Exercises Will Make You So Sore, It'll Hurt to Laugh!

Work your core with these intense moves that specifically target the lower abs. Um, we're sorry, but you'll definitely be sore tomorrow. Avoid anything funny at all costs, because it'll hurt to laugh!

Workouts

At a Yoga Retreat in India: Beach Walks, Body Treatments and Healing

Motoring along the mouth of the Aghanashini River, our torsos stuffed inside bulky, bright-orange life jackets, we passed a fishing village and a patch of sandy shoreline called Paradise beach. “There! There!” shouted a woman from the back of the skiff, pointing to a dolphin she spotted in the …

Arabian Sea

7 Best Abs Exercises for Women to Get Quick Result

You hear it all day err’ day work your abs, abs, abs. It’s the base of every workout routine, and the body part you most want to show off come …

Workouts

Why the Stock Market Is Crashing Now, and What You Should Do About It

All your stock market questions answered.<p>After being on cruise control for months, the stock market hit a giant speed bump on Monday, when the Dow …

Stock Markets

19 retirement mistakes you're probably making — aside from not saving enough

It's conventional wisdom by now that Americans aren't saving enough for retirement. Recent studies have shown that many Baby Boomers might have to live on a mere $7,000 to $9,000 a year during their golden years, based on their current savings (not including Social Security).<p>If that's not …

Retirement

The Only 8 Rules of Investing You Need to Know

Investing may seem complicated. But it really isn't once you realize that most of what you need to know can fit on a fairly small list.No matter what …

Investing

The 50 Biggest Money Mistakes Household CEOs Make

Always track your spending and keep your emergency fund fully loaded.<p>I’m not ashamed to admit I make mistakes. After all, <i>everybody</i> screws up …

Personal Finance

Why Retirement Gets Tricky When the Stock Market is Down

As your retirement date approaches, after 40 years of saving, planning and working, the word “volatility” can become a euphemism for danger. After …

Retirement

I became a millionaire in my 30s, and here's the best advice I can give you about investing

In their 50s or 60s they realize they'll need to work until they're so old and sick that they just can't work anymore. This is a s----- life, and I want something better for you.<p>I just read the book "The Millionaire Fastlane" by MJ DeMarco. He talks about two ways to build wealth: the slow lane, …

Investing

Self-Help + Business Book Summaries

Get More Knowledge in Less Time. GetFlashNotes™<p>Formatted for every device<p>Our book summaries are formatted for every device. Kindle. iBooks. iPhone. …

Writing

22 Books Every Twentysomething Guy Needs To Read

These works of art will literally make you a better man.

Books

I Just Made Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts, and I Might Never Order Takeout Again

Though I’ll eat pretty much any vegetable tossed in oil, seasoned with salt and pepper, and roasted in a hot oven, adding a little something extra …

Food & Dining

50 Beautiful Small Towns in America

Discover postcard-perfect towns across the country.<p>If you've already visited America's inspiring national parks – filled with snow-capped peaks, …

Savannah, a City With Charms Both Historical and Culinary

My guide, Karen Wortham, led me on a path from Johnson Square, one of the many quadrangular parks that give Savannah, Ga., its distinct character, down to River Street, which runs along the Savannah River. We stopped in front of a relatively modest statue that depicted a black family with an …

Travel

Travel Channel Names Most Romantic Destinations

Santorini, Greece<p>Watching the sun set over the brilliant blue Aegean Sea from your own private terrace in Santorini? Pure romance. The only thing …

10 Things All Inspirational People Immediately Stop Doing (to Discover Genuine Happiness) | Inc.com

Be honest with yourself.<p>You are the problem--the one creating your own suffering. You--the voice in your head reading this, thinking about past experiences, and dreaming of the future--are the only one responsible for your pain, discomfort, and limitations.<p>It's a difficult truth to stomach. Because …

Self-help