Nick Couture

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The Sauce That Gets Me Excited to Eat Plain Old Steamed Vegetables

<i>The new year is a time to reset, especially in the kitchen. To help you get there, we've partnered with Eggland's Best to highlight dishes that are satisfying and nourishing, but light enough that they won't feel over-indulgent. All are made even more delicious with EB eggs.</i><p>What’s that famous …

Recipes

This Is Officially the Best Way to Cook Broccoli

Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 400°F. Toss broccoli with 2 tablespoons oil on a rimmed baking sheet; brush cut sides of lemon with remaining 1/2 tablespoon …

6 TED talks to help you be better with money

Over the years, a handful of TED speakers have shared their wisdom for taking control of your personal finance.<p>Here are some ideas to consider the next time you're feeling stressed about money.

Personal Finance

The Army is selling the rest of its vaunted M1911 pistols — here's how to get one

After writing about the potential mass sale of the Army's surplus .45 ACP M1911 pistols through the government-chartered Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP), I received a f--- ton of emails over the course of my Thanksgiving travel that broke down into two main categories:<p>At the moment, details are …

Military

6 Crispy Chicken Recipes to Satisfy Nugget Cravings

Don't go to the drive-through and get a 10-piece order of nuggets. Make these instead.<p>When that chicken nugget craving hits, it's impossible to shake. Until you get some crispy chicken in your life, you'll be singing alone in your bedroom: "I can't live, if living is without you, I can't …

Cooking

Tip: A Better Way to Build Forearms

Wrist curls stress the tendons and don't work very well. Here's a better option.<p>Wrist Curls Aren't Worth It<p>People have enough problems keeping their …

Health

3 Stocks That Could Make You Rich

Game-changing innovations make NVIDIA, Ambarella, and Intellia Therapeutics great picks now for possible riches later.<p>Railroads. Automobiles. …

32 Proven Ways to Make Money Fast

Some day you'll always have enough for rent without worry. In the meantime, you have to hussle.<p>In a bind? Need some fast cash? We're talking here about small bursts of capital, not millions of dollars -- enough to satisfy your monthly obligations or get that nagging creditor to stop calling …

10 Stocks You Will Want to Own Forever

That’s not exactly the stuff of riveting dinner party banter. But as dividends go, Dover even outdoes J&J with a yearly winning streak going on 61 …

Opinion: Five reasons you have to buy biotech stocks now

A great thing about living in New York City as an investor is that, sooner or later, almost everyone who is anyone in the financial markets passes …

11 life questions to answer before you turn 30

We're not talking, "What's the meaning of life?" so much as, "What do I want to achieve in <i>my</i> lifetime?"<p>Some of these questions — none of which have easy answers or right answers — are key to consider during young adulthood.<p>Below, we've highlighted 11 questions you'll want to start thinking about …

Self-improvement

MARK YUSKO: 'The US is going to have a crash and it will be massive'

In his keynote speech, Mark Yusko, CIO of Morgan Creek Capital Management, outlined where he sees the biggest opportunities and risks for investors are today.<p>Mark began with the big story of the SIC 2017 — demographics.<p>He believes that efforts to generate growth through fiscal stimulus and tax cuts …

Markets

12 free apps that help you earn money for doing almost nothing

We've all got smartphones these days, and almost everything we do on them requires using an app. Wouldn't it be cool if you could make extra money just for using them? Well, you can.<p>You're not going to get rich by downloading mobile apps, but you can use these to earn a little extra money every …

Apps

The Market Is Going To Fall - My Dividend Growth Shopping List

The stock market will correct.<p>When this event occurs, I want to shop more stocks for my portfolio.<p>In this article I go step by step through the …

27 Ways to Learn to Program Online

Whether you are looking to switch careers and become a full-time programmer, want to try to build a website or app on the side, or are just looking to round out your skill set, learning to code has certainly been something a lot of people have started to do lately. And while being a programmer …

OpenCourseware

How to Anonymize Your Browsing with a Tor-Powered Raspberry Pi Hotspot

If you’ve been thinking about trying out Tor to anonymize all your web browsing, you could just download a browser and give that a spin, but it’s …

10 Dumb Money Mistakes People Make in Their 30s

Don't use your credit card to buy a designer baby stroller.<p>If you’re like many 30-year-old Americans, you probably spent your 20s finishing up college, finding your first real job, taking some risks, making connections and hopefully having some fun.<p>Now that you’re in your 30s, you’re moving into a …

3 Stocks That Could Make You Rich

Stocks are one of the best ways for individuals to build up wealth. Here are three stocks that could help you do it.<p>Investing in stocks has …

Here are 250 Ivy League courses you can take online right now for free

The 8 Ivy League schools are among the most prestigious colleges in the world. They include Brown, Harvard, Cornell, Princeton, Dartmouth, Yale, and Columbia universities, and the University of Pennsylvania.<p>All eight schools place in the top fifteen of the U.S. News and World Report 2017 national …

Online Education

3 Things You Should Be Doing Right Now to Control Your State and Supercharge Your Life

Have you ever noticed this a time when everything feels good, and you have the feeling that nothing can go wrong? Maybe it was a life plan where …

Want to Be Rich? Change This

"All money is a matter of belief."<p>Adam Smith, known as the father of modern economics, once said, "All money is a matter of belief."<p>Author Steve Siebold interviewed hundreds of millionaires and discovered: "Getting rich begins with the way you think and what you believe about making money."<p><i>Have you</i> …

Personal Finance

11 Lifestyle Changes You Need to Adopt If You Want to Be Rich

Cut unnecessary expenses, save aggressively and visualize how you'll get there. But don't forget to invest in yourself and in relationships with other successful people.<p>There’s a simple formula to follow if you want to become rich and successful: Earn more, spend less and save as much as you can. …

Famed Investor Predicts Historic Market Drop

The market may be due for a harsh correction.<p>That’s the view of John Hussman, president of the mutual fund Hussman Investment Trust, seasoned …

14 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

It'll depend a little on luck and a lot on how you behave in the next decade or so — i.e. not procrastinating, overspending, and wallowing in self-pity.<p>Over on Quora, hundreds of people have shared the best ways to spend your 30s in order to lay the foundation for success and fulfillment later on. …

Marie Kondo

After interviewing 50 of Wall Street's best investors, Tony Robbins determined 3 investing steps every 20-something must take

Tony Robbins, the performance coach best known for his high-energy seminars, has over the past few years dedicated himself to spreading personal-finance literacy.<p>He's conducted interviews with 50 of the top investors in the US, including Bridgewater Associates founder Ray Dalio, Vanguard founder …

Investing

This Experimental Diet Slows Ageing and Staves Off Disease — If You Can Stand It

With the help of a small stool, Mercy Carrion clambers onto an examination table. The obese 50-year-old woman stands just 115.6 cm (3 feet, 9.5 …

Holistic Medicine

10 Best Oil Stocks to Buy Now

Oil stocks are riding high so far in 2017. After spending much of 2016 in the proverbial toilet, the tail end of the year was met with better times. …

36 Books to Read If You Want to Become a Billionaire

Here are some important guides to cultivating a success mindset, starting up, developing product, and becoming a great leader.<p><i>"What one book would you suggest if I want to be a billionaire within next 10 years?" originally appeared on Quora--the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people</i> …

Quora

Every Man Should Read These Life-Changing Books

Don’t take life learning and personal growth for granted. Some of these books are guaranteed to expand your mind, provoke your thoughts, and even …

This Is How You Train Your Brain to Get What You Really Want

Eventually, you can train your conscious mind to only focus on your largest goals in life.<p>In April of 2015, I got serious about my goal to become a professional writer. I had written an e-book, <i>Slipstream Time Hacking</i>, and was anxious to know how to traditionally publish it. At that time, I had just …

Self-improvement