Amit Joshi

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Are You Subscribed to the 14 Best Podcasts About Money?

<i>By Christina Lavingia, Editor</i><p>Podcasts are the perfect medium for digesting news and information, as many Americans are fast discovering. According to an Edison Research study, the percentage of total podcast users grew 163 percent between 2006 and 2012; in 2014, there was a 25 percent uptick in …

The best cheap snacks in NYC—all under $5

<b><br>Arepa at Arepa Lady ($4)</b><br>The arepa is a beautiful thing: ground corn dough griddled into a thin cake and served with butter and a large helping of</i> …

Recipes

What REALLY Causes Stretch Marks

Plus, the best science-backed ways to prevent (and even erase!) the unsightly scars<p>Plus, the best science-backed ways to prevent (and even erase!) the unsightly scars<p>If you’re loading up on cocoa butter to ward off pregnancy-related stretch marks, you might want to save your money: As it turns out, …

It Took Me 5 Years to Lose 40 Pounds Because of These Mistakes

Learn from one woman’s experience to shave time off your own weight loss journey.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness</i>.<p>My weight-loss journey wasn't one of those amazing stories like you see on <i>The Biggest Loser</i> where the pounds just melted off. …

Living The Financially Fearless Life: 10 People Divulge Their Best Money Habits

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>Whenever you commit to developing a new, healthy habit, it’s usually with an end game in mind—to take back control over something in your life.<p>For example, in order to get healthier, you might join an early morning run club. To stop procrastinating, you …

Personal Finance

Do You Make These Common Mistakes With Your 401(k) Plan?

Three common 401(k) mistakes that can hurt your retirement savings.<p>A 401(k) plan can be an integral part of anyone's retirement savings strategy, but …

11 Essential Farting Facts

The more you know…<p>Go ahead: Laugh it up, crack a dirty joke, or call us immature. But we're taking your farts seriously. Because really, everyone does it (and don't you <i>dare</i> deny it). It's a natural bodily function that occurs when your digestive system breaks down food through your gastrointestinal …

3 Ways to Minimize Stubborn Face Fat

Tone up from the neck up!<p>Maybe you’ve put on a few pounds “all in your face.” Or maybe you’ve lost weight, but your face hasn’t gotten the memo. What’s behind the round cheeks and chubby chin?<p>“Generally speaking, when we gain or lose weight, we are not increasing or decreasing the number of fat …

Your Definitive Guide to Pooping

The facts about feces you never knew you needed<p>Some might deny it, your S.O. might refuse to believe it, and your girlfriends might only talk about it after a few glasses (or bottles) of wine—but everyone poops. "Pooping might be taboo because of the smells and sounds associated with it," says …

10 Of The Corniest Food Jokes On The Planet

Sometimes there's nothing like a good, old-fashioned corny joke to put a smile on your face. Bad jokes or dad jokes -- call them what you will -- sometimes they just do the trick.<p>As food lovers, we're obviously partial to jokes of the food variety. Some of them make us cringe a little, some of them …

6 Desserts You Can Grill

Because why should burgers and hot dogs have all the fun?<p>When the weather warms up, there’s nothing like firing up the grill and cooking a burger—it just <i>tastes</i> like summer. But you don’t have to stop there. Everything from your sides to your dessert can benefit from a little fire power. Just check …

3 Cheap Stocks to Buy Right Now

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Investing

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Four Ways To Wisely Invest A 401(k) Lump Sum

I’ve always thought that the conventional wisdom that we all should know how to prudently invest our own money is wrong.<p>Most of us have never been taught the principles of investing, asset allocation, risk management and behavioral finance. So we make mistakes — lots of them — and lose …

How to Start Off Your Cover Letter Right

Sure, you've read a lot of articles on how to achieve the perfect cover letter. However, it's one thing to know what you should be doing, and it's …

Men's Health

No, really. Three dollars. Pick up A Man, A Pan, A Plan right now<p>This is a very different look<p>Get him something that'll last<p>The linebacker's spinal injury is way more serious than first thought<p>Chris Ruden released the video to help people struggling with a birth defect<p>Scientists were baffled by …

A Week's Worth of Protein-Packed Breakfasts

The right breakfast may help you achieve your weight loss goals, according to several published reports that found eating a healthy, protein-rich morning meal turns down hormones that trigger hunger and cravings, making it easier to eat fewer calories.<p>In one recent study, published in the <i>European</i> …

The 20 Best New Bars of 2013 (Photos)

Check out the 20 hottest new bars around the world—and the tasty concoctions they’re whipping up.

Grilling Tips: How To Cook Veggies

Grilled vegetables have never been easier. Try our secrets at your next BBQ<p>Don't let the protein hog the spotlight-- try grilled vegetables the next time you fire up the BBQ. "Grilling enhances the flavor of fruits and vegetables by concentrating and caramelizing their natural sugars," says Judith …

Low-Fat Chicken Recipes

Quick meals in under 30 minutes

Six Bikini Friendly Burger Recipes

Your barbecue guests are in for a shock (and a treat!) when you serve up these tasty, healthy burgers

Morning Recipes: Delicious Egg Dishes

Eggs contain a certain sequence of amino acids that makes egg protein easy for your body to absorb. Scramble, poach, or flip 'em over easy as the perfect post-workout meal

Cooking Tips: Easy Dinner Recipes-- Fast

Healthy fast food that you can prepare at home

Become a Runner in Six Weeks: Training Plan

Burn fat with this training plan for beginners<p>Haven't run since middle school gym? No sweat. This women's workout plan, designed by fitness guru Amy Dixon, will help you build from a walk to a run. By the end, you'll be able to run 30 minutes without stopping—and you'll be showing off a rock hard …

Women's Health

Plus two other seafood ideas that are delicious AND good for you.<p>Because the struggle is so, so real.<p>The new S'mores options are changing the game.<p>Looks like Kool-Aid, tastes like heaven.<p>Because the heart wants chocolate.<p>Giving the phrase “yeasty undertones” a whole new meaning.<p>These aren't your …

How to Make Jambalaya

This delicious dinner weighs in at under 400 calories<p><b>Jambalaya Blend with Veggies</b> 1 veggie burger 1/2 cup cooked brown rice 2 Tbsp corn 2 Tbsp salsa 1/2 cup chopped red, green, or yellow bell peppers 3/4 cup diced squash 3/4 cup diced zucchini 1/4 cup chopped red onion 1 tsp olive oil Salt, to taste<p>…

Cheesy Cauliflower Sauce

One of the questions I’m frequently asked about following an oil-free diet is “What do I use on baked potatoes or steamed vegetables or grits if I …