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Most highly paid programmers know Python. You can learn it via an online course for just $44.

Contrary to what <i>Silicon Valley</i> portrays, you’ll need more than drive and intelligence to land a high-paying job in the tech world. You’ll need to be …

Water Heater Maintenance: Extend Water Heater Life

A little preventive maintenance keeps the hot water flowing<p>Place a bucket below the discharge pipe and gently lift the lever on the pressure-relief …

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

Job Interviews

6 Massive Video Games That Sinks Up A Lot Of Time

Ultimately, FIFA 18 introduces enough new ideas to suggest it’s not sitting on the laurels of its success. However, it’s a simplified experience, one …

10 podcasts that will make you better with money

Podcasts are all the rage right now. We even have podcasts that review and recommend other podcasts! I'm proud to say that I'm a podcast junkie, as is most everyone I know.But did you know that your podcast addiction could actually help you manage your personal finances?<p>Here are 10 that will …

Liz Weston: Equifax just changed the rest of your life

Adding freezes to your credit reports is an appropriate response to the massive Equifax database breach that exposed the private information of 143 …

Identity Theft

How to speed up your Wi-Fi

Optimize your internet connection.<p>No one likes slow Wi-Fi—it's right up there with creaking doors and leaking taps as one of the most frustrating household problems. To boost your upload and download speeds back up to where they should be, try making these tweaks to your router and other …

Wi-Fi

This is how much fees are hurting your retirement

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>The importance of keeping your investment portfolio costs low should be self-evident. …

Retirement

Need a new password? Don't choose one of these 306 million

Troy Hunt, the security expert behind Have I Been Pwned (HIBP), has released 306 million previously-pwned passwords in a bid to help individuals and companies ramp up their online security. The passwords have been mined from dozens of data breaches, and now anyone can download them for free.<p>HIBP …

10 Habits That Change Boys Into Men

The demise of our culture will result from the demise of its men if something isn't changed quickly.<p>The demise of our culture will result from the demise of its men if something isn't changed quickly. Far too many men remain directionless, devastated and scared children.<p>Male suicide rates have …

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Pool pumps leak in two ways: water may leak out or air may be sucked in. Air leaks disrupt the vacuum force of the pump and result in inadequate circulation and filtration, bubbling return jets, and the potential for air locks that interrupt water flow entirely. While water leaks are more typically …

How to Clean Dryer Vents (and What Can Happen If You Don't)

If your clothes take forever and a day to dry, it might be high time you learned how to clean the dryer vents. Ask yourself, honestly, when was the …

How to Have Difficult Conversations When You Don’t Like Conflict

Avoiding or delaying a difficult conversation can hurt your relationships and create other negative outcomes. It may not feel natural at first, especially if you dread discord, but you can learn to dive into these tough talks by reframing your thoughts.<p><b>Begin from a place of curiosity and respect,</b> …

Self-help

What If Companies Managed People as Carefully as They Manage Money?

Today’s executives spend a lot of time managing the balance sheet, despite the fact that it doesn’t represent their company’s scarcest resource. Financial capital is relatively abundant and cheap. According to Bain’s Macro Trends Group, the global supply of capital stands at nearly 10 times global …

Best Budgeting Software for 2018 | Investopedia

The best budgeting software helps you manage your money in a way that is organized, provides the detail you require and displays the information that …

15 habits of self-made millionaires, from a man who spent 5 years studying rich people

Success doesn't crop up overnight. All self-made millionaires had to start somewhere.<p>Much of their transformation from ordinary to seven-figure status can be attributed to "rich habits," a term coined by Thomas C. Corley, who spent five years researching the daily habits of 177 self-made …

Self-improvement

Surprise: John Oliver is pretty suspicious about Trump and Putin's relationship

Rumors and accusations have swirled for months around Donald Trump's curious relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin. And though John …

A man who flew around the world for 3 months on less than $1,000 shares his best advice to save a fortune on airfare

After retiring at age 34, Brandon traveled around the world for three months, visiting 14 countries on four different continents — and he paid only $947.91 for his flights.<p>What's his secret to traveling so cheaply?<p>Frequent flyer miles, scored through free credit card signup bonuses.<p>Brandon, who …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Bill Gates Warns Of Epidemic That Could Kill Over 30 Million People

Bill Gates is a smart guy who knows something about global health. So when he gives a grave warning about a potential catastrophe, it’s a good idea to listen. Yesterday, at the Munich Security Conference in Germany, the man who tops the <i>Forbes</i> richest person in the world list and is co-chair of the …

Police Find $20M Cash in Box Spring, Brazilian Man Held Without Bail

BOSTON — A Brazilian man arrested in connection with the discovery of about $20 million in cash hidden inside a box spring in a Massachusetts apartment has been held without bail.<p>A judge on Monday ruled that 28-year-old Cleber Rene Rizerio Rocha is a flight risk and held him on a charge of …

Here's what a credit or ATM card skimmer looks like — and the one trick to use to protect yourself

Did you know that your credit card information and — worse! — your debit card account details can be accidentally compromised by your own hand?<p>The …

How to Solve The Rubik's Cube

<b>If you’re reading this, you’re probably holding a cube in your hand and already feeling bad about yourself for needing to look up the solution. But</b> …

How to Make Money in Real Estate Passively

Ever wonder how to make money in real estate passively? Passive income, as many imagine, through real estate is when you make income without any …

How I transformed my body in just 10 weeks

You don’t really know what pain is until you’ve completed five workout sessions in a row for the first time in your life.<p>Your muscles ache with every …

Exercise

How to find out everything Google knows about you

In exchange, you agree to share information about yourself that Google can share with advertisers so their ads are more effective. For instance, airlines want to target people who love to travel. Children's clothing makers want to target parents.<p>Google uses a lot of methods to learn about you. …

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NFL Draft 2016: Projections for Elite Talent Sure to Slide to Later Rounds

An NFL draft's elite crop of talent cannot all fit into the first round.<p>It's a simple matter of logistics, especially with this year's event boasting a deflated 31 picks, meaning teams at the top of the second round will have plenty of trade offers overnight once the talent begins its annual …

An Online Tutorial Will Teach You How to Count Cards

In the world of blackjack, a little math goes a long way. Card counting, however much casinos try to prevent it, is a relatively easy way to up your …

Student Finance

12 sites that will teach you coding for free

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>entrepreneur.</i><i>com</i><i>.</i><p>By John Rampton, Entrepreneur<p>There was a …

Vivint security brings voice control to the forefront at CES

Vivint is harnessing the power of Alexa -- the brains behind Amazon's smart Echo speaker -- to bring voice control functionality to its security platform.<p>Up until this point, integration with Amazon's Echo has been limited to one-off products. While the Wi-Fi-enabled speaker works with a variety of …

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Your Personality Could Be the Reason Your Business Is Failing

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …