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27 Cheapest Places Where You'll Really Want to Retire

If you're looking for a cheap retirement destination, you can pretty much count out the West Coast, the Northeast, Alaska and Hawaii. Still, more …

iOS 11 solves one of the biggest issues with having multiple Apple devices in your family

As the family IT administrator, one of my jobs is to make sure each of the devices we own is backed up. That task just got a lot easier with iOS 11.<p>Syncing my own iPhone was already simple. In recent years, I've just backed it up to iCloud, Apple's cloud service.<p>We take lots of photos and have a …

iPhone 5

Reelgood’s app for cord cutters helps you find something new to watch

Reelgood, a service aimed at helping cord cutters find new shows and movies to watch from across streaming services, is now available on mobile devices. The company this week launched on iOS – its first mobile application – which allows you to search and browse content from over 250 streaming …

Apps

The Equifax Data Breach Is Massive -- Here's How to Protect Yourself

Equifax announced a data breach that could affect 143 million consumers. Here's what you need to know.<p>On Thursday, Sept. 7, <b>Equifax</b> announced a data …

Identity Theft

Leaked document shows how Apple decides to replace or repair your iPhone

Apple's warranty for most products covers eligible repairs for its products, including the iPhone, for a year after purchase.<p>But what's an eligible repair? Damages specifically not covered include anything stemming from "accident, disassembly, unauthorized service, and unauthorized modifications."<p>A …

Mobile Technology

Social Security At 62 Or 67? - Understanding All Potential Impacts

<b>Introduction</b><p>How to plan and save for retirement, whether to use traditional IRAs or Roth IRAs, when to retire, how and when to draw down funds from …

Eating fat doesn’t make you fat; sugar does

Dr. Robert H. Lustig<p>The root of the world’s health problems may be summed up in one word: sugar.<p>“It’s not about obesity, it’s about diabetes … Our …

Tip: The Child's Pose For Athletes

Improve upper back rotation and posture with this simple drill. Do 10 reps per side twice a day.<p>Our upper backs are meant to bend, twist, extend, and …

How to keep skin looking young? We asked the experts

The beauty market is awash with anti-aging products, and the lists of ingredients in serums and creams that promise to slow down or reverse that process can be confounding.<p>Take a look at the fine print and you might encounter Vitamin C or green tea extract or alpha-hydroxy acids. Can anything make …

Skin Care

How Long Will Your Retirement Savings Last?

Will your nest egg sustain you throughout retirement? Here's how to find out.<p>One of the most daunting aspects of retirement is not knowing just how …

Virgin Olive Oil Protects Brain Tissue Against Alzheimer's In New Study

This has been a fantastic month for olive oil. A recent study showed that it stops brain cancer tumors in lab tests, and now a new study shows that it protects brain tissue from the toxic substances thought to cause Alzheimer’s disease.<p>The experiment used a well-verified Alzheimer’s mouse model to …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

After Giving 1,000 Interviews, I Found the 4 Questions That Actually Matter

Hiring for culture fit can seem like a mystery, but these 4 interview questions will help you get it right every time.<p>If there's one thing that keeps every founder up at night, it's hiring. Hiring the best talent is a massive and never-ending challenge. It's hard to hire your first employee, it's …

Award-Winning VPN Unlimited Deal

Virtual Private Networks are <b>becoming a necessity</b>. They used to be a niche for tech-heads, but now they’re the norm for good reason – <b>the rising threats online</b>. The US government voted that your ISP can sell data about you. Advertisers want to know everything about you. <b>Malware is more sophisticated</b> …

Information Systems

Take better screenshots in macOS with these hidden features

One of my favorite Mac features is the ease at which you can take and edit screenshots using Apple’s default tools. Using one of several keyboard shortcuts, I can take a screenshot of exactly what I want to capture, and edit it all (or not) in Preview.<p>Here are those keyboard shortcuts I was talking …

10 Things To Know About A Health Savings Account (HSA)

Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) are employer-sponsored health plans that were created by federal legislation in 2003. An HSA is much like a savings …

The All-Retirement Team: Top-Rated Stocks With Solid Dividend Track Records (Part 2)

One of the best ways to generate stable income in any market environment is through dividend growth investing. Thankfully, this strategy is not …

10 Best Mutual Funds for Retirement

Choosing the best mutual funds for retirement is a subjective exercise in investment selection — which is to say that each individual investor will …

How To Build A Retirement Portfolio

In part III of my retirement guide, I looked at various options to generate a retirement income. I think that one of the most successful ways is to …

11 Hummus Recipes That Will Make You Ditch Store-Bought for Good

Let’s be honest: Making homemade hummus sounds hard. Or rather, it’s hard to make hummus that’s equally as good as store-bought versions. But that …

25 surprising facts about the SF-71 Blackbird

Bond wishes he had a bird like this.<p>The SR-71 was a spy plane born to rule the skies and is one of the greatest feats of engineering ever to take …

3 Reasons Why This Is The Only Dividend ETF I Own

As a professional income investor, carefully researching and selecting individual dividend stocks is both my bread and butter, and my greatest …

S&P 500 Stocks Farthest Above And Below 200-DMAs

The direction of a stock's 200-day moving average (DMA) is a good way to gauge its long-term directional trend. If the 200-day moving average is …

This 17-Year-Old Sums Up in 1 Paragraph What Great Leadership Looks Like

Take a lesson from this standout high-school athlete: Leadership is not about you.<p>If you follow my column, by now you're familiar with the ethos of servant leadership, which I often write about and firmly believe to be the best leadership philosophy on the planet.<p>But don't just take my word for it. …

How to Use Dividends for Retirement Income

Dividends can be a solid source of income in retirement, as long as you know what to expect. The guide below explains how they work, and how to set …

Investing

4 Shoulder Stretches to Keep You Limber Forever

Hip problems get a lot of attention as you age. But tight, immobile shoulders, beyond making the gym miserable, put you squarely in old-man …

8 Stretches That Will Help You Touch Your Toes

Flexibility is one of those things that many people talk about dreamily. Like, being flexible would be nice, but sigh, it’s just a pipe dream. Except …

Yoga

A lifetime of elite VPN protection is just $39

If you want to protect your privacy while you’re out-and-about, it’s essential to use a VPN. You can lock in a great price on one of the world’s most reliable VPN providers with a lifetime subscription to VPN Unlimited, available for just $39 from TNW Deals.<p>VPN Unlimited are great, but don’t just …

AT&T: The King Of All Dividend Stocks

<i>Image</i> <i>Source:</i> <i>New York Times</i><p>AT&T (NYSE:T) is one of those stocks that can be the anchor of any diversified portfolio. I put them in the same class as …

Opinion: Ben Carlson: My 12 favorite (and free) websites for investing information and tools

A great thing about the internet is that it’s opened barriers to information.<p>Investors can now become more informed than ever before if they know …

Investing

The Ironic Truth About Dividend Stocks

The higher dividend yields go, the bigger the gap grows between forecast yields and realized dividend yields.<p>Dividend stocks are often the foundation …

Investing