Nicholas Michaely

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What to Do With Your Extra Take-Home Pay Now That the Tax Cut is in Effect

Whatever you do, please don’t spend itYou might notice a pleasant surprise during your next pay period at work: A slight increase in the amount of …

Personal Finance

10 Good Financial Rules of Thumb

Rules of thumb can be a good approximate guideline for decisions, and there are tons of money rules that aim to get your finances on track. While …

Personal Finance

5 personal finance books to read this year

Want to knock out one New Year’s resolution with another? Fix your finances by reading more.<p>We asked NerdWallet’s money experts what books they recommend for achieving common financial goals. Peruse their responses to find your first read.<p>1. To save more:<p><b>“Your Money or Your Life”<br>by Vicki Robin and</b> …

Personal Finance

10 Steps To A Perfectly Organised Wardrobe

A definitive guide to getting more value and variation from your clothes<p>Minimalism might be the smug Instagram ideal, but the reality for most people …

Men's Fashion

7 Sheet Pan Dinners That Will Make Your Life Infinitely Easier

Confession: When we want to whip up a flavorful meal without spending more than an hour in the kitchen, we turn to quick and easy sheet pan dinners. …

Cooking

12 Best Day Hikes on the Pacific Crest Trail

The Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail (PCT) is a 2,600-mile contiguous hiking trail that stretches from the border of California and Mexico to the …

Hiking

High blood pressure? Potassium could help.

High blood pressure has received a good amount of press in recent months. New guidelines have lowered the definition of hypertension to a blood pressure of130/80 instead of 140/90. In addition, the DASH diet, Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension, a well-studied, evidence-based plan, continues to …

Recipes

38 Amazing Trips To Take With Your BFFs

Thanks to Instagram, we know all about the vacation habits of our favorite girl gangs, from the Kardashian-Jenner clan to Taylor Swift's posse of …

The Ultimate Guide to Planning Your Havasupai Adventure

An oasis in the desert. A place for you to witness the Grand Canyon walls surrounding you while listening to the sound of rushing water outside your …

Here's A Guide To Choosing Which Murakami Book You Should Read First

Ah, the age old literary question: "Which Murakami book should I start with?" I've been asked this question many, many times. Even if you haven't …

Books

Why Some Millennials Are Opting To Keep Their Finances Separate

One of my closest friends at my last job was consequently old enough to be my mother. One day we were talking about finances and I told her that my husband and I keep our finances separate. She had to pause and think about that- she hadn’t considered it before.<p>The Bank of America 2018 Better Money …

Personal Finance

This Magical Dutch Town is Like Something Out of a Storybook

One of the main reasons people flock to Europe is for a taste of its history. Packed full of gorgeous architecture, the buildings you'll come across …

European Travel

The 'starve and stack' method could help you save $50,000 in 2 years — here's how to implement it in your own life

If you want to change the trajectory of your financial future for the better, 'starve and stack' may be right for you.<p>I've written about what 'starve and stack' is, but in this article I will show you how to execute it.<p>What is 'starve and stack?'<p>'Starve and stack' is centered around the power of …

Retirement

Game of Tomes: 8 Other Books Game of Thrones Fans Should Read

If you’ve caught up on <i>Game of Thrones</i>, have already read through the “Ice and Fire” series and are looking for some good old-fashioned fantasy action …

Books

These 10 Hiking Trails Will Blow Your Mind

Top experts—from trail runners to CEOs to beloved authors—reveal the trails that fuel their dreams.<p>TE ARAROA TRAIL IN NEW ZEALAND<p><b>Hiker:</b> Dan Ransom, …

Hiking

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their lifetime, recommended by …

Books

Korean Bulgogi Taco Recipe

Cut off any excess fat from the short ribs then thinly slice the beef and cut into 1 1/2-inch pieces. Place in a large bowl or in a plastic …

Recipes

Top 10 Life-List Adventures

Raft the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon<p>This is no spur-of-the-moment getaway. You’ll need to book the trip at least six months ahead, take a …

Hiking

Nomad Survival Multitool

The Nomad Survival Multitool is the ultimate adventure EDC item, it packs just about everything needed for a survival situation into a small, …

Multi-tools

100 under-the-radar beaches everyone should visit in their lifetime

Whether you've only spent a handful of days on the sand in your life or you're a full-blown sunseeker, there are plenty of breathtaking beaches on this planet waiting to be discovered.<p>And, whether you look for a spot with an element of adventure, peace and quiet, or you simply don't like your towel …

14 fabulous loop hikes in America

Loop hikes are considered to be the pinnacle hiking experience.<p>With fresh views at every step, none of your time or energy is wasted.<p>The circular …

37 Easy Salmon Recipes

1 of 38<p>Glazed with soy sauce and brown sugar.<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 38<p>Grilled with fresh peaches.<p>3 of 38<p>Cooked with snap peas and Asian …

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

1 of 13<p>Egremnoi, Greece<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 13<p>Crater Lake, Oregon<p>3 of 13<p>Con Son, Vietnam<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 13<p>Devil’s Bay, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin …

It's Official, Sardinia Is the Ultimate Honeymoon Destination You've Probably Never Heard Of

Sure, you've heard of the pastel-colored Amalfi Coast, the glamorous island of Capri and the foodie capital of Sicily, but what about Sardinia? One of Italy's best kept secrets, the island of Sardinia has long been a vacation getaway for Europeans. From the high-end hotels, sprawling resorts, white …

Our 30 Favorite Cooking Tips of 2017

Cooking

Recipe: Slow Cooker Honey Teriyaki Chicken

Slow Cooker Honey Teriyaki Chicken<p>Serves 4 to 6<p>2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken thighs (about 6 thighs) <br>1/2 medium yellow onion, diced (about 1 …

21 Things You Should Make Your Kids Pay For

Kids who need money are more likely to work, and working outside the house helps them develop valuable skills.<p>Whether they receive it from relatives …

Better Than Takeout: Four Chinese Food Recipes to Make at Home

For many of us, Christmas Eve (and/or Christmas itself) wouldn’t be the same without Chinese food. But in place of the MSG-laden, refined …

Ask Brianna: How do my finances compare with my peers'?

"Ask Brianna" is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I'm here to help you manage your money, find a job and pay off student loans — all the real-world stuff no one taught us how to do in college. Send your questions about postgrad life to …

Personal Finance

Recipe: Slow Cooker Hash Brown Casserole

Slow Cooker Hash Brown Casserole<p>Serves 8 to 10<p>Cooking spray <br>4 large eggs <br>1 cup whole milk <br>8 ounces sour cream <br>4 ounces cream cheese, at room …