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This Crazy Fan Will Keep Your House Cool All Summer Long

It will cost you a mere fraction of what your air conditioner is costing you!<p>When the summer heat finally arrives, it seems like the only solution to …

Home Improvement

A company is paying work-from-home teachers $20 an hour, and you don't even need experience

Working from home certainly seems to be increasing in popularity, and it's not hard to see why. Not only does it mean you can stay in your pajamas, but you'll also save money in gas and — perhaps the best part — no actual co-workers you have to pretend to like.<p>Dozens of companies are jumping on the …

Work from Home

15 Apps That Will Help Your Kids Learn This Summer (and Give You a Much-Needed Break)

Every mom worries about Summer brain drain — the slow erosion of the knowledge your child gained during the previous school year during the course of three months spent focusing on cannonballs, lightning bugs, and ice cream trucks. While teachers might not be overly concerned about the backslide …

Kids

The new tax law makes hiring your kid a better idea than ever

It’s summer, and that means it’s time for kids to have jobs. Hiring your child as a legitimate employee of your business can be a great tax-saving …

Retirement
Investing

50 Bad Jokes That You Can’t Help but Laugh At

Some bad jokes only deserve eye rolls and groans. But somehow, these manage to still be funny.<p>Who’s there?<p>Interrupting cow.<p>Interrupting c–<p>MOO!<p>We had …

Jokes

Don't Need No 14'ers: Colorado's Best Mountain Hike

By David Rich<p>I was impressed, asking the slick looking chap chugging a Coors at the front door of the Silverton Saloon, What’s the heck’s the party …

Hiking

A Guide to the Surprising Side Hustle That Can Help You Build Long-Term Wealth

Ask yourself these questions to build yourself a profitable empire.<p>Some of the wealthiest people I know made their money in real estate.<p>They didn't start out big. They started by buying one small property or project, and then after the first came a second, and so on.<p>I personally didn't start …

The Gun-Law Loophole That Entices Tycoons and Criminals to Play Cop

James “J.D.” Smith is a former Navy SEAL who worked as a CIA trainer and bodyguard for billionaire Charles Koch. But when he got pulled over in …

The 10 most amazing places to go kayaking

We’ve scouted the world to find some unique experiences you can have in a kayak – from paddling underneath an island to navigating your way along a …

Warren Buffett: How To Turn $10,000 Into $51 Million And Other Wisdom From The Berkshire Meeting

Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger kicked off Berkshire Hathaway’s annual shareholder meeting on Saturday with two episodes. First, there was a video of Munger furiously struggling to open a box of See’s Candies peanut brittle. When the video ended and both took the stage to a capacity crowd nearing …

Investing

17 Vegetarian Grilling Recipes That Aren’t a Frozen Veggie Burger

Meat is always the star of the barbecue. But we think that’s unfair—fresh veggies (and fruits) work perfectly on the grill, too. Instead of resigning …

Top 7 Science Websites for Kids

Websites can give kids a great introduction to science, and there are some wonderful kid-friendly science websites to check out. Not only do kids …

Kids

Christian Books for Teens and Tweens (Plus a Few for Adults)

Do you have a young person who read (or didn’t read) about Narnia and is looking for other Christian themed stories? If so, here is a selection of …

See How to Manage Your Bank Accounts When Self-Employed

See How to Manage Your Bank Accounts When Self-Employed<p>Where to Open Accounts, How to Plan for Expenses<p>Updated October 27, 2017<p>Working for yourself …

14 Jokes for Kids That Will Actually Make You Laugh

These jokes, appropriate for kiddos aged 7-10, are sure to get grown-ups to truly LOL.<p>No matter how old they are, kids are often naturally hilarious and often truly love being told and telling jokes, particularly of the question-and-answer variety. But as much as you may want to foster their love …

25 Dad Jokes That Are All Funny, No Filler

Jokes are funny, but dad jokes are funnier.

Alphabet's Outline lets you run your own self-hosted VPN for free

Jigsaw, an incubator that’s part of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, has launched Outline, an open-source virtual private network (VPN) that you can host on your own server at no charge.<p>As an initiative from the human-rights-focused Jigsaw, Outline is being billed as a tool to help journalists …

Privacy

This make-up artist creates incredible optical illusions with her body

Get ready to mistrust your senses.<p>Mirjana Kika Milosevic has been painting her own body to create incredible costumes and mind-boggling illusions for …

Digital Art

25 Places in Colorado You’ll Want to Camp

Colorado is one state that you absolutely need to add to to your camping bucket list. Home to the Rocky Mountains, pristine alpine lakes, starry …

What Should You Do If God Writes Your Life Story In A Way You Didn’t Expect

Have you ever looked around at your life and assumed that nothing is ever going to get better? That the hard things will just get harder and the good …

Mainstream Media

Gary Vaynerchuk: Entrepreneurial Success Isn't What You Think

There is no easy money. Remember that.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want to be an entrepreneur, start your own company and be a millionaire? Ninety-nine percent of the people who answer "yes" will fail. So if this is your dream, what are you doing right now to turn …

Lick-A-Bubble Lets Kids Make Edible Bubbles Out of Their Favorite Drinks

Apple juice, Sunny D, Jack Daniels, it doesn't matter — just mix, shake, and blow.<p>There’s not a whole lot kids don’t like about bubbles. They’re fun …

Kids

I earn $950 an hour writing from my couch — here are my best tips for people who want to work for themselves

People are intrigued when I say I'm a writer: "Ooooh, novels? TV shows? Anything I know?"<p>When I explain that I have a blog and a copywriting business, they say, "Cool!" but sometimes, their eyes mist with pity. They offer to help me find work. They picture me living in a water-stained basement …

Homework

Prepare to be Surprised by This Lesser-Known Front Range City

Loveland may not be the first city you think to visit when you come to Colorado. It's easily overshadowed by some of the other tourist draws and …

Fort Collins

The Best Parental Control Devices for Safe Internet Browsing

Protecting your kids on the Internet can be exhausting. Here are seven easy-to-install parental control routers and other devices to put your worries …

Wi-Fi

I Drank Fire Cider for a Week, and I Don’t Need Coffee Anymore

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as the remedy for everything from dull skin to dandruff, so it’s not surprising that fire cider, an apple cider vinegar drinking tonic, has been catching on too. Fire vinegar, as it’s also known, is not unlike a shrub (a fruity, vinegary syrup you mix with water …

Cider

This Stuffed Cabbage Soup Is Comfort in a Bowl

Stuffed cabbage is a comfort-food classic, but it's also a relatively time-intensive dish to make. When you don't have all afternoon to assemble the …

21 Low-Cost Ways to Make Money from Home

Startup costs can be a real barrier to getting up and running, so here are some work ideas that cost little to no money to consider.<p>Startup costs for training, schooling or equipment can be a real barrier for many people who want to make money from home and are limited to what they already have in …

Employment

So, You Say You Want to Do the Splits?

If you’ve ever harbored the desire to do the splits, this desire probably left you around age 13, eclipsed by equally brutal preoccupations like romance or acne. But the breakout success in Japan of “Even the Stiffest People Can Do the Splits: A Four-Week Stretching Plan to Achieve Amazing Health,” …