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The Equifax Data Breach Is Massive -- Here's How to Protect Yourself

Equifax announced a data breach that could affect 143 million consumers. Here's what you need to know.<p>On Thursday, Sept. 7, <b>Equifax</b> announced a data …

Identity Theft

For Perfectly Braised Chicken Thighs, Memorize This Technique

When it comes to chicken, some cooks are beholden to the breast, but I’m a thigh girl—no ifs, ands, or buts.<p>I get the appeal of breasts. They’re easy on the eyes, unfussy, and dependable—the food equivalent of having a crush on the pretty-boy next door. Thighs, on the other hand, are rougher around …

Learn something new this year with these free online courses

Whether it’s a love for education, the drive to succeed, or just genuine curiosity, the hunger for knowledge and learning is what keeps us moving …

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Slow-Cooker & Crock Pot Soup & Stew Recipes

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5-Ingredient Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Recipe

This easy slow cooker pulled pork is made with just 5 ingredients. A pork shoulder roast (or Boston butt) is slow cooked to perfection with onions. …

Cooking

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Do-It-Yourself Guide That Will Help You Save Big

Updated August 07, 2017<p>DIY is an important part of a frugal lifestyle. Learn how to do something yourself, and that’s one less thing that you have to …

11 Hummus Recipes That Will Make You Ditch Store-Bought for Good

Let’s be honest: Making homemade hummus sounds hard. Or rather, it’s hard to make hummus that’s equally as good as store-bought versions. But that …

Food & Dining

Xiaomi AMAZFIT Smartband, Is this the evolution of Mi Band 2?

A couple of weeks ago Xiaomi presented in collaboration with <b>Huami</b> a new line of <b>Wearables</b> products for sports and exercise, ranging from <b>Smartbands</b>, to …

How to Invest in Bonds: A Step-by-Step Guide

article<p>Investors have several options for growing wealth, and while many are drawn to stocks because of the earnings opportunities they offer, others take comfort in the safety of bonds. Bonds are debt securities issued by companies or entities to raise money. Because bonds typically make regular …

Time to Catch Up! 12 Things Pre Retirees Can Do Now for a Better Future

On your marks, get set…. RETIRE! If you are in your 50s or 60s, you are probably a pre retiree — someone getting ready to retire. You are about to …

Retirement

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

Programming

21 No-Sugar Breakfast Recipes to Avoid an Early Crash

Whether it’s blatant (Lucky Charms, we’re looking at you) or hidden (even in packaged whole-wheat bread!), added sugar tends to be a …

Breakfast

What's Tzatziki?

You may have heard of this classic Greek sauce as tzatziki or tadziki. Maybe you know it simply as yogurt-cucumber sauce, Greek dill sauce, or even …

Food

Creamy Coleslaw

Once you pre-season your cabbage, you'll never go back.<p>For the best results when making any coleslaw, pre-season the raw vegetables by macerating them in salt. This draws out the liquid and softens them a little.<p>Servings: 6<p>Prep: 25 minutes<p>Total: 1 hour 30 minutes<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>7 ounces thinly shredded …

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A Streamlined, One-Pot Wonder Risotto—the Ottolenghi Way

I recently asked a few friends for their back-pocket recipes—the ones that never fail to please, the ones they can make in their sleep. One friend told me she has yet to feed the barley risotto from Yotam Ottolenghi’s <i>Jerusalem</i> to someone and not have them like it. She also noted that she improvises …

WalletHub is the newest free credit score Android app that brings a lot to the table for debt management

Your credit score is one of those things that's really annoying, but very critical to surviving in our economy (like it or not). Regardless of …

Secret Netflix Codes to Unlock Thousands of Hidden Categories

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) uses a special algorithm to help you find movies and shows based on what you have previously watched as well as what you …

A minimalist explains how a psychological trick called 'the beginner's mind' could make your life easier

A lot of joy could be found with the same practice.<p>And it is simple: practice seeing life with a beginner's mind.<p>I'm stealing this of course from Zen Buddhism's shoshin and Shunryu Suzuki's "Zen Mind Beginner's Mind," and I've written about it numerous times. But it's more fundamental than most …

Meditation

10 Vegetarian Food Hacks that will Change the Way you Eat

Looking to take your cooking game to the next level? Look no further than the following vegetarian food hacks that will keep your food delicious and …

Write Every Day

Write every day, line by line, page by page, hour by hour. Do this despite fear. For above all else, beyond imagination and skill, what the world …

Writing

Crock Pot Pulled Pork and Apples

<i>Tender, flavorful crock pot pulled pork and apples made easily in your slow cooker. Only a few ingredients are needed to prepare this filling</i> …

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The beginner’s guide to cutting out sugar

If you had to pick a public health enemy number one, you could make a <i>very</i> strong case for (or really, against) sugar.<p>The sweet stuff’s been deemed …

10 Travel Sites That’ll Help You Plan an Unforgettable Vacation

Remember back in January when you promised yourself to travel more this year? Well, it’s officially summer, and there’s no better time to head to the beach or take a family road trip. And while you may not have the ideal vacation length (eight days!) lined up, <i>any</i> amount of time you have to explore …

Travel

15 Healthy Crockpot Recipes | Set it and forget it

Just make sure it’s on a bed of cauliflower rice.<p>Get the recipe.<p><i>Nothing against crockpots (seriously, we use ours on the reg), but the recipes we</i> …

I earn over $5,000 a month traveling the world — here's how travel blogs really make money

When people ask me what I do for a living and I reply, "I'm a travel blogger," I can pretty much see the confusion in their faces.<p>They're thinking, <i>How can a blog make money? Isn't that just a hobby? Who pays you? How much can you really make?</i><p>Based on my own experience — and those of many other …

Travel

7 Recipes That Prove Maple Syrup and Pork Are Meant for Each Other

It's a match made in salty-sweet heaven.<p>Maple syrup is a no-brainer when it comes to topping pancakes, but it's also excellent for bringing sweetness …

Breakfast

11 casserole tips: How to make slow-cooker casserole and more

Casseroles may have had their heyday in the middle of the last century, but there's a reason they continue to be a home cook favorite. Actually, there are a number of reasons and most of them boil down to convenience.<p>In addition to being a one-pot meal, a casserole can go straight from the oven to …

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7 Apps to Help You Get Stuff Done Around the House

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10 Super Foods You Should Always Include In Your Meals

Do you want to eat food that is beneficial to your body? As we get older we tend to encounter more problems with our bodies and digestive systems, …