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Why we perceive ourselves as richer than we think we are

Everyday billions of people make countless decisions that have economic implications. Buying new clothes, having dinner at a Japanese restaurant, …

Psychology

The OnePlus 6 is the first phone from the company to support seamless Android updates

The OnePlus 6 marks a lot of firsts for OP. It's the first OP phone with a notch, the first one made from glass, and also the first one that supports …

Android News

This Is the Best Investment You Can Make for Your Home, According to Real Estate Experts

When you're doing work on your home, you not only want to make upgrades that fit your style, but that also boost your home's value (even if you don't …

Real Estate

This Couple Created A Multi-Level Curriculum To Teach All Ages Financial Literacy

Financial literary is an essential topic not often taught to individuals at an early age. More notably, the financial trials that plague misinformed kids eventually grow to haunt adults in a similar way.<p>For a majority of kids growing up without a safety net or parents who’ve achieved true financial …

Personal Finance

This Map Shows the Average Teacher Salary in Every State

36 states are below the national average<p>Teachers often say they never went into the profession for the pay.<p>They never expected to earn six figures or …

Education

Moleskine's Productivity App Makes Organizing Easy and Fun

For most of my life, I managed to stay relatively organized with nothing but my own memory, but I recently started using Apple’s Reminders app to …

Productivity

50 Fun Things to Do Outside as a Family

Take every opportunity to head outside with your preschooler and have some family fun. If you have children of varying ages, it may be hard to come …

Kids

Congress just made credit freezes free

You will soon be able to freeze your credit report for free, a step that can help protect you from identity theft.<p>Many called on Congress to make freezes free after the massive Equifax breach last year that exposed the personal informationof more than 146 million Americans to hackers.<p>The provision …

Identity Theft

40% of Americans can't cover a $400 emergency expense

Can you cover an unexpected $400 expense?<p>Four in ten Americans can't, according to a new report from the Federal Reserve Board. Those who don't have the cash on hand say they'd have to cover it by borrowing or selling something.<p>The bright side? That's an improvement from half of adults being unable …

Retirement

Yosemite National Park hiker dies in fall from Half Dome cables

<b>(CNN) —</b> A hiker fell to his death on Monday while ascending Yosemite National Park's famous Half Dome trail, the US National Park Service said.<p>The hiker was on the trail's Half Dome cables, the park service said in a statement. He was hiking with another person during thunderstorm activity around …

National Parks

Trump’s New ‘Work for Welfare’ Rules Protect Poor Whites at the Expense of Urban Blacks

Let’s talk about institutional racism, shall we?<p>For those who don’t know (and at this point, there’s really no reason not to), institutional racism …

Southern Poverty Law Center

Tax Loophole Found for Home-Equity Loan Interest | Investopedia

The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act introduced a slew of new tax breaks while doing away with others, one of which was supposed to be home equity loan …

Personal Finance

Netflix’s secret genre code list can help you navigate the site

The Netflix secret code list isn’t really a secret anymore, but it might help you get around faster.<p>A quick hack allows you to browse genres that …

Horror Movies

When and Where You Should Travel By Train Domestically

When’s the last time you’ve heard somebody say they’re going to travel by train in the United States? These days, traveling by train seems like something you only see in other countries. Although planes and automobiles are the two most common travel methods, it can still make sense to travel by …

Trains

Video Evidence Proves That Betsy DeVos Might Be the Dumbest Person in Trump’s Cabinet

If the fate of the world rested on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ ability to answer a question about anything from elementary-level math to what …

Education

Brain Scans of Transgender Youth Could Put an End to Gender Dysphoria

Brain imaging could change everything for transgender youth.<p>Approximately 1.4 million Americans are transgender. Despite scientific evidence to the …

LGBTQI

Steve Jobs Used These 3 Deceptively Simple Questions to Turn Apple into an Innovation Powerhouse

Why don't more bosses ask them?<p>Steve Jobs did many things to make himself successful. He trained his brain using this simple meditation technique. He immersed himself in these highly unusual books. He also listened to ten songs that inspired and motivated him.<p>Steve Jobs also helped thousands of …

Innovation

Why Conservatives Hate Public Schools

Why do Conservatives hate public schools? Reasons are legion: early childhood sex education programs focusing on “how to” guides provided by Planned …

Education

Billionaire Elon Musk once kept his food spending to $1 a day

When billionaire Elon Musk was a 17-year-old college student at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, he had a brief stint where he only spent a …

Tesla

CertainTeed Apollo II Solar Shingles vs. Tesla Solar Roof

So, you want to invest in a new roof with the latest 21st century technology and you plan to spend some serious coin doing so.<p>You are intrigued by …

Solar Power

OnePlus 6 buyers guide: 10 tips before and after purchase

The following is a OnePlus 6 Review Companion – this is the article you read after you’ve seen some opinions on the phone. This is a rundown of 10 …

Mobile Technology

How to Get Organized With the Google Tasks App

Overwhelmed? Google Tasks is up to the task of handling your to-do items.<p>4 min read<p>This story originally appeared on PCMag<p>If you need a quick and convenient way to create, view, and perform the tasks on your to-do lists, you'll find a lot of to-do apps for iOS and Android with a host of bells and …

Apps

Getting Started With Pull-Up Bar Exercises

The pull-up exercise (also called a chin-up) is one of the most overlooked exercises for building upper body, back, and core strength. It requires a …

Workouts

Why You Should Stop Being So Hard on Yourself

“We’re all our own worst critics.” Ever heard that one before?<p>Yes, it’s an obnoxious cliché, but it’s not just self-help fluff. Evolutionary psychologists have studied our natural “negativity bias,” which is that instinct in us all that makes negative experiences seem more significant than they …

Mindfulness

From an ‘F’ to an ‘A’, Tennessee now sets high expectations for students, says Harvard study

Criticized for setting low expectations for students just a decade ago, Tennessee has dramatically raised the bar for standards that now rank among …

Education

Education Department Launches 'Top-To-Bottom' Review Of Teachers' Grant Program

<b>Updated at 1:05 p.m. ET</b><p>It's a financial nightmare for public school teachers across the country: Federal grants they received to work in low-income schools were converted to thousands of dollars in loans that they now must pay back.<p>NPR revealed these problems in a series of recent stories. The …

Education

OnePlus 6 vs. LG G7 ThinQ: Can the flagship killer sink LG’s latest?

If you want a flagship phone nowadays you can easily drop $1,000, but you don’t have to. The OnePlus 6 offers up-to-date design trends wrapped around …

Phones

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

Workers: Building Teslas for Elon Musk Is Hell

Elon Musk and many of his employees at his Tesla factory agree on one point: Work is hell.<p>For Musk, the billionaire CEO of the electric car company, …

Tesla

Kevin O'Leary: Here's the age when you should have your debt paid off

For many people just beginning their careers, retirement seems too far away to start planning.<p>But in order to retire in your 60s, you need to get …

Personal Finance