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How This Couple Saved $1 Million in 11 Years and Became Financially Independent Before 40

They aim to spend just $2 on every meal.<p>Convenience drives American cuisine, and from her kitchen in Richmond, Va., Laura Barrett has put her own, …

Personal Finance

A Doctor Lays Out the Perfect 12-Week Diet Plan to Lose Weight and Feel Amazing

For pretty much anyone on the planet, the hardest part about losing weight is changing your diet. There are so many different paths to cleaning up what you eat, and there's no one-size-fits-all rule. To help you navigate the weight-loss waters, we spoke to Dr. Luiza Petre, a weight-loss and …

Nutrition

My six pack Dadbod challenge: how I got a washboard stomach in 12 weeks

Until recently, the idea of having a six pack was simply pie in the sky. Not only had I never been in possession of such a thing, I was also 36 years old with two kids and a busy job. Hopes of making my stomach resemble a washboard had long since passed. Easier (and a lot more fun) to sit back and …

Fitness

Want to become a multi-millionaire? Do these 15 things immediately

“The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a …

God Of War PS4's Cool Avengers: Infinity War Item -- How To Get The Gauntlet Of Ages

The new God of War on PS4 features a wide array of additions to the series, from a new combat system and weapon to an AI companion and a much different narrative focus. It also features some light RPG elements, including gear that you can collect and equip. There are a ton of items to be had, but a …

7 Sex Moves To Try If You Love The Missionary Position But Want To Switch It Up

Missionary sex typically scores pretty low on the vanilla-to-kink scales, which is not surprising considering that's how most of us probably lost our …

Storage Ideas

My husband and I use this budget spreadsheet to manage our money, and it completely changed our lives

Two years ago, my husband and I were living in Manhattan and struggling to make ends meet. We had more money going out than coming in, and we knew we needed a way to do better when it came to managing our finances.<p>So, my husband, like the total Type A personality he is, turned to Excel to fix our …

God Of War PS4 Guide: The 13 Best Skills To Unlock First

God of War's combat is fairly limited at first, but once you start acquiring more Skills, battles become more complex. Enemies only get tougher as the game goes on, so it helps that there are ways to defend yourself.<p>During the first five to six hours of your adventure, you don't earn a lot of XP. …

God of War guide: tips to know before you play

God of War is a fantastic game — that’s better with a few tips<p><i>God of War</i> is one of the year’s best games, but similarly to last year’s <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>, it can be surprisingly opaque. Having completed the main story and much of the postgame adventure, I wish I’d known the …

Want to Avoid Hiring People You Can't Trust Later? Ask These 5 Powerful Interview Questions

Warren Buffett famously said that you should interview for intelligence, energy, and integrity. And if they don't have the last one, don't bother.<p>Are you a hiring manager or a person who conducts interviews as part of your job? Well, if you're not employing the science of behavioral interviewing in …

10 Common Mistakes People Make at the Car Dealership

Driving a brand-new car can be one of the great experiences of life. Walking into a dealership and buying one, on the other hand, ranks up there with public speaking and visits to the dentist atop most people’s lists of anxiety-inducing prospects. But it’s not really that scary if you’re prepared …

15 True, Astonishing Facts That'll Make You Feel A Little Uneasy

Your bones are wet.

Having sex every day for a month saved my marriage

My husband, Damien, and I had been together for 10 years and married for seven when I noticed I was bored.<p>Was it the famous seven-year itch setting …

Relationships

I retired a millionaire at 30 — this is the key to earning more money

Over the past 2 years I've written over 300,000 words about money, spent over 200 hours talking and recording for the podcast, answered over 1,700 reader emails, and done over 200 media interviews all about money. Many people ask me what's my best piece of advice about money.<p>I usually give some …

'Avengers: Infinity War' is going to blow your mind

10 clever cheat codes hidden in your favorite NES games

Metroid's "Justin Bailey" code<p><i>Metroid’s</i> infamous “Justin Bailey” code is still a bit of an enigma. No one’s still quite sure where the name came …

Retrogaming

There's a Six Flags in New Orleans that has been abandoned for 13 years — and the photos are haunting

On August 25, 2005, Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast of the United States. After the storm, it was estimated that 80% of New Orleans was under water.<p>One of the eeriest and long-standing reminders of Katrina is the abandoned Six Flags in New Orleans East.<p>After the floodwaters receded, what was …

ALMA finds massive primordial galaxies swimming in vast ocean of dark matter

Astronomers expect that the first galaxies, those that formed just a few hundred million years after the Big Bang, would share many similarities with …

Scientists Think They Found a 'Super Earth' Outside Our Solar System

Researchers have just discovered a new planet 111 light years away — and in the process they realized a previously discovered planet nearby might be …

A Destiny 2 dictionary for Guardians new and old

And everyone in between<p><i>Destiny 2</i>, like every other (massively multiplayer) online game, has its own language. And not knowing that language can make watching videos, reading articles, listening to your Fireteam or just talking about the game confusing as heck.<p>It’s also really intimidating. When …

‘Destiny 2’ Guide: How Mobility, Resiliency, And Recovery Stats Affect Your Guardian

<i>Destiny 2</i> changes the way stats are used for characters. The mobility, resiliency, and recovery stats have been pulled away from the character skill …

How to Survive the Apocalypse

President Trump threatens to “totally destroy North Korea.” Another hurricane lashes out. A second monster earthquake jolts Mexico. Terrorists strike in London. And that’s just this past week or so.<p>Yes, the world is clearly coming to an end. But is there anything you can do to prepare?<p>That is not a …

The 30 best weapons in ‘Destiny 2,’ and where to find them

<i>Destiny 2</i> is all about finding newer, better guns scattered throughout the solar system and across its many activities. There are a ton of great …

Multi-tools

Will Donald Trump Destroy the Presidency?

He disdains the rule of law. He’s trampling norms of presidential behavior. And he’s bringing vital institutions down with him.<p>Donald Trump is testing the institution of the presidency unlike any of his 43 predecessors. We have never had a president so ill-informed about the nature of his office, …

Donald Trump

19 Things Great Bosses Refuse to Say (and Terrible Bosses Say All the Time) | Inc.com

Sometimes people use words incorrectly, which can make them look dumb. Sometimes they describe themselves terribly, which makes them look pretentious.<p>And sometimes they say things that irritate their teams, or worse, de-motivate them.<p>How many of these statements have you heard?<p>1. "This is probably …

Understanding and improving your credit score

Your credit score impacts all areas of your financial life, from getting approved for a credit card to the rate you qualify for on a mortgage. Not …

The Super Nintendo's Most Valuable Games

The Super Nintendo is certainly a contender for the world’s most beloved console. The 16-bit juggernaut has a library brimming with first and third …

Prey glitch breaks the game’s crafting system

This will likely be the first exploit patched out<p><i>Prey</i> hasn’t even been out for a full day yet and already a pretty big glitch has been found. There’s an easy to use exploit that allows you to create unlimited resources and craft as much ammo and as many health kits as you can carry.<p>One of the very …

How video games suck you in: “Our sense of time becomes yoked, not to the ticking of the clock, but to the pattern of our interactions”

<b>(AP/Eckehard Schulz)</b><p>Salon talks to the author of “Death by Video Game” about the pleasures and perils of obsession<p>Scott Timberg<p>August 13, 2016 7:30pm (UTC)<p>Whether you are excited or alarmed by video games — whether you think they develop the player’s capacities or doom him to self-destruction — you …