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Video: How to Start Building a Credit History

Whether you’re a young adult and have never taken on a loan or credit card, or you just haven’t used credit in a long time, getting your hands on …

Clear the Decks: 11 Ideas for Controlling Desktop Paper (Shredder Included)

Even in these paperless times, the empty desk is unrealistic–and, let’s face it, too soulless. Fortunately, we’ve entered a new Golden Age (literally …

Ashley Rickards: "I've Been the Bitch and the Overweight Girl"

The Awkward star talks season four and her upcoming advice book.<p>When the MTV hit <i>Awkward</i> returns for part two of its fourth season tonight at 10 p.m. EST, it won't be without the high-octane plot twists, PTSD-inducing depictions of teen bullying, and rapid fire, teen-speak dialogue. At the center of …

How to Clean Out Your Closet in 6 Easy Steps

That sweater your mom bought you for your birthday that you never wear needs to go. Don't feel guilty about it.<p>Cleaning out your closet can be stressful. You want to throw stuff away, but something always holds you back. Why? Because clothes aren't just things you wear, they are how you express …

Illustrator Creates Doodles That Interact With Their Surroundings

French art director and illustrator David Troquier, who goes by Troqman, has an impressive sense of humor. He creates scrapbook doodles and places …

I'm An Educated, Talented, Employed Young Professional -- and I Have Bipolar Disorder

I'm a singer and a pianist. I like writing, painting, DIYing, and crafting handmade gifts for my friends and family. I'm in a serious relationship with a person I love very much, have a Bachelor's degree, and work full time in ad sales as well as part time as a voice instructor. I have a full, rich …

30 Ways to Earn Extra Cash in the New Year

Coming up with extra cash to pay the bills, cover unexpected expenses, boost savings or perhaps even finance a vacation isn’t as hard as it seems. …

The best sandwich in the universe

A tomato and mayonnaise sandwich on store-bought white bread is the finest sandwich known to mankind.<p>This is not up for debate, and the ingredients are not negotiable. Salt and pepper are permissible, but if you try to get schmancier than that, you'll screw it all up, and your sandwich should be …

How often you should wash your sheets, bras, hair and more!

A while back, AllYou.com asked readers how often you wash your sheets. Turns out, the majority of you strip the bed every 10 to 14 days, while a good many of you go three and even four weeks in between washings! Eek! That got us thinking that perhaps some guidelines about when to wash what might be …

10 Amazing Movies You Didn't Realize Are on Netflix

Say good-bye to your evening plans.<p><b>1. Spice World (1998)</b><p>The women who coined "girl power" are now available to stream, and obviously to sing along to every song with.<p><b>2. Freaky Friday (2003)</b>Reminisce over the classic Lindsay Lohan days, when you realized that she did not in fact have an identical …

Don’t get credit cards from these 5 stores

Buyers beware: The insanely high interest rates on some stores’ credit cards make the markups they add to merchandise look like child’s play.<p>Read: …

Personal Finance

The 'Magic' of Business

I remember when I was (much) younger at a conference asking a successful business man what was the best way to make a million dollars. He answered, “Create something with a value of $2m and sell it for half price.”<p>Although it got a good laugh at the time, his answer has stayed with me. What was I …

Federal loans hard sell to community colleges

Community college students continue to lack access to federal loans compared to their peers at four-year institutions, and those in certain states and non-urban areas are especially underserved, according to a report out Tuesday from The Institute for College Access and Success.<p>Research director …

How to Create a Budget You Want to Stick With

It is easy to get carried away with spending money, especially if you have a seemingly secure job. But spendthrift habits can put you in a bind if an …

How to Avoid Overdraft Fees

On a hectic weekend of running errands, it’s easy to lose track of checking account transactions along the way. If you overdraw your account, banks …

How Paying Yourself First Can Help You Save More Money

According to a Gallup poll, nearly two thirds of Americans prefer saving money over spending it. But that doesn’t mean Americans are always …

Corner Hanging Bar

What is this, you ask? It’s a Corner Hanging Bar, and it has come to rescue that pile of clothes on the floor. Now, this might be handier to have …

Coats

3 Tips for Refreshing Old Carpet --> http://on.apttherapy.com/lwQjGo Carpet is a bit like upholstered furniture: it tends to hold on to dust, stains, and other marks of wear and tear. And those signs of other tenants' lives are something you probably prefer to live without. Following are some tips for refreshing carpet that's seen better days...

Correlation Expert Explains How 5 Questions Allow Him To Predict A Bunch Of Traits About People

Gallagher, a former newspaper editor, runs correlated.org, a site that polls registered users on a wide variety of questions to identify strange correlations, ranging from the tendency of pot smokers to prefer sweet snacks to the tendency of Twitter users to remember their dreams. He also recently …

65 Things to Trash Before You Move Across Country

Moving across the country or across the street is a huge hassle, but it doesn’t have to be expensive. Save time, stress, and most importantly, money, …

How Two 'Accidental Hipsters' Paid Off $67,000 Of Debt In 3 Years

I'm a bearded 29. I've got a wife and two rad dogs, and I may or may not be a hipster. I like LPs, wear glasses, and drink coffee from a mason jar. It is what it is. I get it.<p>But if anything, I'm an accidental hipster.<p>The same can be said of my status as a debtor. There's no killer story behind our …

2014 Hairstyle Trends for Men - Are you ready for a new look?

For those of us that suffered through the ‘bed-head’ era of men’s hairstyles, the current landscape of hairstyle trends for men is like a grand …