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The 15-minute Dumbbell Workout for Busy Guys

At some point in every guy’s life, finding workout time becomes problematic. It doesn’t matter if you’re a former bodybuilder or a master of time …

Paddleboarding

The Sneaker That’s So Anti-Fashion It’s Fashionable Again

New Balance's 574 is back in the limelight and even better.<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>The New Balance 574 isn't made for flexing. It's not flashy or attention-grabbing or even particularly …

Shoes

Want to be a home flipper? Do the math first.

In real estate, you make your money when you buy. It’s a common phrase in the business, and no truer words have been spoken. Let that sink in. You make your money when you buy the property. Not when you sell. If you don’t buy the property at the right price and/or terms, then there won’t be any …

Real Estate

Here's what to do as soon as you open an Amex Platinum credit card to maximize the benefits

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network.</i><p>The Platinum Card from American Express has one of the highest annual fees of any publicly available consumer credit card — $550 — but the benefits that the …

Flying

The Two Words That Will Help Get an Airline Upgrade Over the Phone

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our</i> …

15 Beautiful Living Room Lighting Ideas

01 of 15<p>Lighting a Living Room<p>Living rooms require three types of lighting: ambient, task and accent. Ambient light provides a room with overall …

How Getting Married Affects Your Taxes – And How You Can Take the Pain Out of Filing Your Tax Return

<i>Thank you H&R Block for sponsoring this post. While this was a sponsored opportunity from H&R Block, all content and opinions expressed here are my</i> …

Want true privacy? You need to check out this browser

Unsettled by Trump's rollback of internet privacy? Startup Brave is working to build Tor's privacy technology directly into its browser.<p>Brave, a new web browser challenging bigger rivals like Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, wants to take privacy on the internet to the next level.<p>Like all other …

Privacy

A woman who made a $30,000 leap shares the worst mistake you can make when negotiating your salary — and what to do instead

The 28-year-old went from making $41,000 on the business-operations team to $72,000 as a quality specialist — and she plans to double her new compensation in the next two years.<p>A crucial part of negotiating such a substantial raise was steering clear of a common yet costly mistake: <b>disclosing your</b> …

Are You Being Paid What You’re Worth?

If you want to know if you’re being paid what you’re worth, here are five websites that can help you do that. These can be especially important if …

Woo lets tech talent hunt for a better job while remaining anonymous

The grass is always greener<p>The competition for engineering talent in Silicon Valley is fierce. Perks typically include signing bonuses, stock options, free meals, and more. In that environment, tech workers are always looking for the next best thing. But using a job-seeking portal like LinkedIn or …

How to Negotiate Your Rent

Today, I’m going to show you exactly how to negotiate your rent so you can put a couple thousand dollars — or more — in your pocket this year.Most …

Tax Hacks 2016: What You Need to Know if You’re Self Employed

Being your own boss has some advantages, but you need to have a clear understanding of your tax obligations or risk a nasty surprise.

5 Money Moves to Make ASAP If You Lose Your Job

Whether that pink slip comes as a total surprise or departmental layoffs have been looming for months, losing your job sucks—emotionally, …

25 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>CodeAcademy</b>— Learn programming languages like HTML, CSS, and Javascript with this free, interactive resource.<p><b>Coursera</b>— With more than 800 free courses on topics that range from internet history to financial engineering, the education …

Get your car to tell you what's wrong with a $50 dongle

We imagine that the blind terror that we experience when visiting an auto shop is the same when a car mechanic visits Best Buy. After all, to us, that check engine light represents a multitude of problems that send most of us into a panic. That's the issue that Fixd is hoping to eliminate, thanks …

33 War Strategies That Will Help You Win In Business

You may not realize it, but every day you enter the office you step into a minefield of personal politics at a company facing fierce competitors.<p>In Robert Greene's "The 33 Strategies of War," the renowned author analyzes the tactics of history's greatest military leaders and presents their …

What business casual really means

<b>• Business casual dress is typically defined as a professional yet relaxed style.</b><p><b>• But definitions of what exactly constitutes business casual dress can vary based on factors like your company, climate, and culture.</b><p><b>• Make sure you're dressing for success.</b><p>It's not always obvious what exactly …

Here’s How Your Clothing Affects Your Success

"Let's be clear: In the big picture of ultimate reality, what you wear neither defines who you are as a person nor determines your value as a human being," says Darlene Price, president of Well Said, Inc., and author of "Well Said! Presentations and Conversations That Get Results." "However, in the …

30 One-Minute Productivity Tips

Want to be more productive? Need a better way to deal with distractions?<p>It needn’t take long to make changes that count towards increased productivity at work. Take a minute or two to try these tips.<p>1. Don’t check email first thing.<p>2. Set goals.<p>3. Don’t keep a To Do list in your head. Write it …

A Personal Finance Blog

en_US<p>website<p>Welcome to Making Sense of Cents. Here we talk about personal finance, paying off student loans quickly, how to reach financial …

10 Ways To Declutter Your Finances

I am not a financially organized person. Just ask my husband. I routinely misplace bills, checks and statements that I should be paying, cashing and filing. Part of the problem—as with many other aspects of our lives—is an overwhelming sense of “too much”-ness. That is, there is too much financial …

9 Tips To Use Less Plastic, Eat Better & Keep Toxins Out Of Your Body

Whether you like it or not, you’re probably one of the 90% of adults with endocrine-disrupting chemicals from plastic in your bloodstream. Endocrine …

Pollution

2014 Fantasy Football Draft Guide

2014 Fantasy Football Draft Guide: Eric Mack's WR Blueprint<p>Link to Media<p>There is no doubt the NFL is a passing league. Even the Seattle Seahawks' Legion of Boom-led Super Bowl blowout won't change that.<p>All you have to do is look at fantasy drafts now versus those 10 years ago. Wide receivers are …

Grocery Shopping Hacks: 5 Money-Saving Tips From $5 Dinner Mom

When it comes to making family dinners, many working parents often run into the same problem: The pantry is stocked but ignored in favor of another …

Best Money Tips: Things to Bring to a Job Interview

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some stellar articles on things to bring to a job interview, getting a free education …

How to Invest in IT Stocks that Pay Dividends

If you look at the portfolio of most successful dividend investors, chances are you will see plenty of stocks from companies that you may already …

The Debt Snowball Method for Reducing Debt

The Debt Snowball is <b>Dave Ramsey’s</b> preferred method for eliminating consumer debt, and has proven to be an effective way to <b>get out of debt</b>. The Debt …

Home Improvements That Qualify for Tax Deductions

Did you know that some home improvements may qualify for federal tax deductions or tax credits? Knowing which renovations and improvements are …

How Entrepreneurs Can Successfully Work From Home (And Stick To It!)

There are two major categories of people who work from home.<p>First, there are employees who work either full-time or part-time from their own home. …