Shane McEnany

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The 15-minute Bodyweight Workout for Busy Guys

The best thing about building your fitness around a bodyweight workout: the more you weight you lose and the leaner you become, the easier they …

Middle Age

The Benefits Of Premium Financing For Life Insurance

What is premium financing for life insurance? It is borrowing money from a third party to pay the policy premiums. Once the policy generates enough surplus cash value in later years, the owner of the policy can then pay back the premium finance loan from policy values. This arrangement is widely …

4 questions to ask about life insurance

Feel confident about protecting your family's financial plan.<p>Protect your family's lifestyle<br>• Ensure funding for college<br>• Help reduce stress by …

Life Insurance, Tax and the 2018 Budget

Business owners pay a lot of tax that goes well beyond just personal and corporate income tax. That's exactly why any opportunity to grow wealth on a …

How life insurance can be an effective tax planning tool

It is commonly believed that the start of the financial year is the correct time to start tax planning. However, it is the March quarter when most …

What should you know about permanent life insurance?

Life insurance can be an unpopular discussion at a cocktail party, but for Baby Boomers nearing or in retirement, it is something to talk about. Learning about the changing life insurance category and how innovations and new options provide some real benefits for Boomers retirement …

Choosing Life Insurance? Consider These Factors

Most people don’t think twice about insuring their cars and homes. They've worked hard to earn them, understand how much they are worth and what it …

Retirement Planning

Here's what to do if your life insurance is about to expire

It's a fact few of us like to think about, but death is a part of life.<p>Failing to prepare for this could leave loved ones struggling to deal with …

Financial planning: How to determine if you need life insurance in retirement

Many older Americans wonder whether they need life insurance in retirement. They wonder whether their surviving spouse and loved ones need the capital generated by the life insurance policy — the death benefit – to replace their income and preserve assets.<p>As with many things in the world of …

Retirement

When is it safe to drop term life insurance? There are factors to weigh before making call

<i>Dear Pete: I’m 57 years old, my kids are grown and out of the house, and I don’t really feel like I need all the life insurance I once carried. I currently have $500,000 worth of life insurance, but once the kids moved out and I fully funded my retirement income strategy, the half-million amount</i> …

Life Insurance

Life Insurance is More Useful Than You May Think

You do what you can to protect your family’s future. You work hard to provide an income and health insurance. Have you considered making life …

Don't run out of money in retirement: Here's how much to use per year, and why

<b>Dear Liz:</b> I am confused about "safe withdrawal rates" from retirement accounts. I've read that withdrawing 4% of savings each year is the gold standard that financial planners utilize to ensure that life savings are preserved in retirement.<p>However, if the Standard & Poor's 500 index returns on …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Documentaries

The Boulevardier Is the 3-Ingredient Cocktail I'm Drinking All Winter

Like a Negroni, but, uh, better.<p>Why do winter cocktails have to be so damn wintery? I don't need seven sticks of cinnamon, half a holly tree, or a metric ton of cloves to entice me to drink booze in the winter. I don't need mulling spices or liqueur that tastes like cookies. I need something …

Want Your Kids to Grow Up Successful? Here's What You Need at Home

What's more important than how much money you make or where you live.<p>Parents are eager to do everything they possibly can to help their children be successful. If you want your kids to earn big salaries as adults, what should you buy them now? Piano lessons? Coding camp? Mandarin class?<p>None of the …

Cask from the past: archaeologists discover 5,000-year-old beer recipe

Chinese find suggests barley was used for booze before being grown for food - and that beer could have played a role in the development of society<p>Chinese villagers could have been raising a pint 5,000 years ago, according to new research.<p>Archaeologists studying vessels unearthed in the Shaanxi …

Archaeology

Anthony Bourdain on the One Type of Food You Should Never Eat

From seal eyes in the Arctic to balut to New Mexican Frito Pie, Anthony Bourdain has built a reputation on trying any food at least once.<p>But there …

Our Favorite Dive Bars Around The World

Where to hunker down and drink up in 10 cities.<p>Some readers might give pause to <i>Travel + Leisure</i> publishing stories about dive bars, but we’re the …

Hyundai recalls 173,000 Sonata cars in U.S.: filing

(Reuters) - Hyundai Motor Co (005380.KS) will recall 173,000 model year 2011 Sonata cars in the U.S. market for a potentially defective power steering system, U.S. safety officials said in a filing on Friday.<p>The Hyundai logo is seen outside a Hyundai car dealer in Golden, Colorado, November 3, …

Common Ways Tourists Are Offensive in Foreign Countries

<i>By: Matt Meltzer</i><p>Traveling, in general, is an invitation to make mistakes. But when you visit other countries, those mistakes get magnified. Even if you're a seasoned globetrotter who knows that they charge for water in Europe or that time is a little relative in the Caribbean, you might still be …

Costa Rica

Let’s Make Port Cool Again

Port may be your grandma’s drink, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be your drink, too. Because here’s the thing: Port is really good.<p>Port may be your grandma’s drink, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be your drink, too. Because here’s the thing: Port is really good.<p>Named after Portugal’s city of …

Flavors

What is your cat saying? Swedish scientists launch five year project to find out

The language of cats could be decoded in just a few years, after scientists launched project to translate feline sounds<p>A five year project to find out what cats are saying to their owners has been launched by a Swedish University.<p>By 2021, phonetics experts at Lund University hope to have cracked …

The 30 best TV shows ever

Whether your favorite show is on Netflix, in a boxset or <i>actually</i> airing on your telly box, there's some truly phenomenal TV out there right now. From …

15 Breakfast Recipes That You Need to Make for Dinner

Let's be clear — breakfast food is the best kind of food, and it's a crying shame if you only enjoy it at breakfast time. We can't think of a single …

5 Crisp-Skinned Porchetta Recipes to Win Your Next Dinner Party

Impress guests with this show-stopping roast.<p>Porchetta, a traditional Italian street food, is a moist and fatty pork roast that's fantastic for a …

Unraveling Bucatini all'Amatriciana, Strand by Flavorful Strand

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>I probably shouldn't admit this, but I have a fondness for that cheesy late-70s Rupert Holmes hit technically called "Escape," though most of us know it as "that piña colada song." It tells the story of a man who, tired of his lady, responds to an …

Italian Food

A Cheesy Cauliflower Pasta That's Anything But Boring

Who says cauliflower is boring? When it's deeply roasted and tossed with hot, cheesy pasta, it's anything but.<p>*Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own …

Recipes

Cross-Body, Totes, Clutches: The Bag Styles Women Should Own by Age 30

There's nothing like the power of an amazing bag to amp up any look. It could be a whimsical statement clutch that adds pop to off-duty denim and a simple T-shirt, a beautiful leather satchel that pulls a skirt and blouse together for the office, or a perfectly classic yet evening-appropriate …

Clothing

7 Fall Cocktails to Cozy Up With

What pairs perfectly with your couch and some heavy knits? A warming cocktail featuring our favorite fall ingredients, of course. This weekend, stock …

Tying the Knot with Homemade Pretzels

Hi, my name is Erin, and I am addicted to dough. It’s part of why I adore pie so much—the process of making the dough, the feel of it when I roll it out.<p>13 Seconds to Homemade PretzelsIf you've never shaped a pretzel before, it's super easy—just watch. (Photography by Bobbi Lin)Posted by Food52 on …

Audio Mixing