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5 Reasons to Buy Netflix Stock and Never Sell

Is it expensive? Yes. But reason No. 4 should convince you to buy anyway.<p>It's easy to forget that just ten years ago, most <b>Netflix</b> (NASDAQ:NFLX) …

Investing

What is Black Garlic?

Black garlic can be found on menus everywhere, but this unique ingredient isn’t anything new. It has been used, for flavor and medicinal purposes, in …

Food

Interest rates could stay at rock bottom for another decade

Britain could face 20 years of rock-bottom interest rates as economists believe desperate saving by people in their 50s and 60s will create a glut of cash that forces down market rates.<p>After 10 years of ultra-low interest rates since the financial crisis, this extra pressure from savings could mean …

Retirement

Kroger teams with British online grocer to take on Amazon and Walmart

Kroger Co. is showing some fight.<p>The largest U.S. grocery chain, battered by doubts that it can thrive as Amazon and Walmart siphon off food customers, took a big step on Thursday by teaming up with Ocado, a British online grocer known for automated warehouses where robots quickly fill orders. It …

eCommerce

11 Low-Carb Breakfasts That Will Keep You Full For Hours

Including...yes, pancakes.<p>The struggle is real, especially when it comes to low-carb breakfast options. What can you eat when you’re skipping cereal, oatmeal, pancakes, and toast? A lot, actually. And no, it doesn’t mean eggs on repeat every day.<p>If you’re team protein, try these 11 super-simple …

Breakfast

How to make grilled Buffalo wings

Buffalo wings are normally the domain of football season and lazy sundays. But the King of Chicken Wings falls off its throne come summer, in favor …

Cooking

Apple racing to $1 trillion in market value

Stock Markets

These 15 Pasta Recipes Make the Best Leftovers

There are two types of pasta recipes in the world: the ones that are at their peak as soon as they hit the table, and the ones that get more and more …

Cooking

Republican congressman explains sea-level rise: it's rocks falling into the sea

A member of Congress has suggested that the White Cliffs of Dover tumbling into the English Channel was causing rising sea levels.<p>Everglades under threat as Florida's mangroves face death by rising sea level<p>Read more<p>Republican Mo Brooks of Alabama pushed back at the notion that rising sea levels …

Sea Level

5 Questions to Ask Before You Finance a Car

Everything you need to know about financing a new car.<p>So, is it a good idea to finance your next car? Well, that depends. Think of auto financing as …

Personal Finance

Dinner Is Never Boring with Garlicky Steak and Potatoes — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

NASA Satellites Detect Seriously Weird Changes in Earth's Freshwater

A fascinating new study from NASA reveals how the amount of freshwater in certain regions changed over the years due to various factors, including …

Water

Traditional vs. Roth 401(k) Still the Best Choice | Investopedia

New tax laws in 2018 have resulted in new tax brackets. As a result of these changes, you may be reconsidering how you are saving for retirement. …

Retirement

5 Steps to a 5: AP European History 2018

• <b>Author:</b> Jeffrey Brautigam<p>Get ready to ace your AP European History Exam with this easy-to-follow study guide<p>5 Steps to a 5: AP European History introduces an easy to follow, effective 5-step study plan to help you build the skills, knowledge, and test-taking confidence you need to achieve a high …

11 Best Vanguard Index Funds to Buy for Low-Cost Quality

Vanguard index funds are among the market’s greatest champions of low-cost investing.<p>The company is a pioneer, launching the first index fund – the …

Investing

15 Tasty, Uncomplicated High-Protein Lunches

We’re talking about a minimum of 25g of protein here.<p>Packing an exciting, healthy, <i>and</i> filling lunch is always a harder task than expected. You want …

Healthy Eating

Grilled Garlic and Herb Shrimp Recipe

"My dad gave me this recipe, and every time I make it I have people begging me for the recipe."<p>Ingredients<p>2 teaspoons ground paprika<p>2 tablespoons …

Grilling

From oatmeal to sardines, 7 foods that really can help hearts stay healthy

<i>Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with any advertisers on this site.</i><p>Eating a heart-healthy diet throughout your life can go a long way toward keeping you in top shape as you age. “In fact, heart disease is largely preventable,” says Walter Willett, a professor of epidemiology and …

Nutrition

Statistics 101

• <b>Author:</b> David Borman<p><b>A comprehensive guide to statistics—with information on collecting, measuring, analyzing, and presenting statistical data—continuing the popular 101 series.</b><p>Data is everywhere. In the age of the internet and social media, we’re responsible for consuming, evaluating, and analyzing …

Future Crimes

• <b>Author:</b> Marc Goodman<p><b>NEW YORK TIMES and WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER</b><p><b>ONE OF THE WASHINGTON POST'S 10 BEST BOOKS OF 2015</b><p><b>One of the world’s leading authorities on global security, Marc Goodman takes readers deep into the digital underground to expose the alarming ways criminals, corporations, and</b> …

Genetics For Dummies

• <b>Author:</b> Tara Rodden Robinson<p><b>A plain-English guide to genetics</b><br>Want to know more about genetics? This non-intimidating guide gets you up to speed on all the fundamentals and the most recent discoveries. Now with 25% new and revised material, <i>Genetics For Dummies, 2nd Edition</i> gives you clear and …

I'm a financial planner — here are the best pieces of advice I can give you about what to do with your cash

Want to hear some scary financial statistics?<p>Seventy-eight percent of American workers today say they live paycheck to paycheck.<p>Only 39% of Americans feel they could cover a $1,000 emergency if something happened to them tomorrow.<p>These numbers indicate that most people probably worry about whether …

Personal Finance

7 income producing assets to invest in today

Income producing assets are investments that allow you to make money <i>passively.</i> They’re great for supplementing your regular income — and many …

Investing

Warren Buffett and Bill Gates agree this is one of the best books out right now

If you're in search of summer reading suggestions, billionaires Warren Buffett and Bill Gates have you covered.<p>On Monday, the two men, along with …

Self-improvement

iPhone 7 Survival Guide: Step-by-Step User Guide for the iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, and iOS 10: From Getting Started to Advanced Tips and Tricks

• <b>Author:</b> Toly Kay<p>The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus as well as iOS 10 introduced many new features. These features include:<p>- Lock Screen Widgets <br>- Interactive Notifications <br>- Raise to Wake on the iPhone <br>- Voicemail Transcriptions <br>- Digital Touch in Text Messages<br>- Handwriting Text Messages <br>- New and Improved …

Principles

• <b>Author:</b> Ray Dalio<p><b>#1 New York Times Bestseller</b><p><b>“Significant...The book is both instructive and surprisingly moving.” —The New York Times</b><p><b>Ray Dalio, one of the world’s most successful investors and entrepreneurs, shares the unconventional principles that he’s developed, refined, and used over the past</b> …

Warren Buffett wants Apple to spend its cash buying more Apple shares, not on megadeals

Buffett bought a big slug of AAPL earlier this year. Now Apple is doing the same thing. Good idea, Buffett says.<p>Apple has an enormous amount of cash sitting around — $267 billion, at last count — which perpetually prompts armchair analysts to suggest ways the company should spend its money — <i>Netflix</i> …

Investing

How to Win at College

• <b>Author:</b> Cal Newport<p>The only guide to getting ahead once you’ve gotten in—proven strategies for making the most of your college years, based on winning secrets from the country's most successful students<br>What does it take to be a standout student? How can you make the most of your college …

Your 50 Top S&P 500 Stocks For Yield, Gains And Upside In May

"The S&P 500 is widely regarded as the best single gauge of large-cap U.S. equities. The index includes 500 leading companies and captures …

Investing

Study On Gorilla Poop Reveals What Could Be Missing From Human Diets

The research suggests that the types of bacteria found in an ape's gut change as the animals switch from a wet season to a dry season diet.<p>It might …

Diets