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The 7 Investments You Should Be Making in Your 30s | Inc.com

Whether you're trying to get a head start on retirement or just want to build your personal wealth, your 30s are a great time to start investing. You'll be more established in your career, making a salary comfortable enough to afford you extra cash to invest, but will still be young enough to reap …

Investing

30 Million-Year-Old Praying Mantis Is Preserved in Pristine Piece of Amber

Embedded within a clear piece of amber, a small praying mantis sits at attention, frozen forever in time. The piece, which measures just slightly over one inch tall, was sold via Heritage Auctions for $6,000 in 2016. The pristine piece of amber, which comes from the Dominican Republic, gives a rare …

Dominican Republic

Crush Leg Day Anytime, Anywhere in Less Than 20 Minutes

Kevin Love's trainer shows you how to hit leg day hard without spending all day in the gym.<p>If you want to get your lower body into even better shape, it's time to start training like an athlete.<p>That's how celebrity trainer Jay Cardiello, whose clientele includes 50 Cent and Kevin Love, approaches …

Workouts

Barack Obama’s summer reading list is everything we need right now

It’s the classiest, most passive-aggressive move Barack Obama could make: He posted on Facebook a list of books he’s been reading.<p>That’s it.<p>“This summer I’ve been absorbed by new novels,” the former president wrote Sunday, “revisited an old classic, and reaffirmed my faith in our ability to move …

Books

10 Best Islands for Retirement

1 of 10<p>Kauai, Hawaii<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts<p>3 of 10<p>Catalina Island, California<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Key West, …

Key West

"Crazy Rich Asians" Fun Facts That'll Make You Want To Watch It 100 More Times

Henry Golding's honeymoon got cut short when he had to fly out for a screen test with Constance Wu.<p>"Henry Golding From <i>Crazy Rich Asians</i> Plays With Kittens (While Answering Fan Questions)"

Warner Bros

Archaeologists explore a rural field in Kansas, and a lost city emerges

Of all the places to discover a lost city, this pleasing little community seems an unlikely candidate.<p>There are no vine-covered temples or impenetrable jungles here — just an old-fashioned downtown, a drug store that serves up root beer floats and rambling houses along shady brick lanes.<p>Yet there’s …

Archaeology

Think Abs Are Impossible After 40? All You Need Are These 5 Moves.

Carve out a harder core—without doing situps—using a routine that spares your lower back.<p>For decades, ab training meant situps, curling your upper body all the way up off the floor, rounding your lower back. Some people got nice-looking abs doing this—and lots more ended up with back pain.<p>Today, …

Workouts

Trump responds after hundreds of newspaper editorials criticize his attacks on the press

Hundreds of newspaper editorial boards across the country answered a nationwide call Thursday to express disdain for President Trump’s attacks on the news media, while some explained their decision not to do so. The same morning, the president tweeted that the “fake news media” are the “opposition …

Donald Trump

The Best Yoga Poses for Guys

You can benefit a lot from yoga, no matter who you are.<p>If you think you're too manly for yoga, we have some bad news: You're already doing it.<p>Those planks you add to every core session? Yoga. That stretch before your pickup game? Yoga. The deep breaths you take to center yourself when you're …

Yoga

10 Lower Body Exercises That Will Save Your Knees

Build strong legs -- without terrible knee pain.<p>Everybody has to squat.<p>The exercise is one of the most basic and functional movement patterns you can do, and it builds total-body muscle and strength like nothing else. But who says you have to do it with a barbell on your back? If you’ve been …

Workouts

Burn Fat Anywhere, Anytime with This 20-Minute Bodyweight Circuit

Get moving -- this workout from 50 Cent and Kevin Love's trainer only takes about 20 minutes.<p>Mobility is important whether you're training for a specific activity, sport, or if you just want to look good and be healthy. That's why trainer Jay Cardiello emphasizes movement and mobility exercises in …

50 Cent

The Two Easiest Ways to Gain More Muscle in Less Time

These methods will reduce the length of your workouts by up to 50 percent while still delivering identical gains in size and strength.<p>If you're like most people, you want more muscle than you have right now, but you’re busy and you don’t have much free time to go to the gym and lift weights. If …

Muscle

3 Seemingly Smart Financial Moves That Could Come Back to Hurt You

We all make money-related mistakes. Here's how to avoid some common ones.<p>There are certain financial lessons we all tend to learn in life, like the …

Learn a Foreign Language Through Immersion Using TV Shows and Books With This App

When you’re trying to learn a foreign language, there’s no better way than being immersed in it. Language immersion, after all, is how most of us …

Language Learning

How I ditched debt: Smart solutions helped man pay down $95K in 5 years

<i>In this series, NerdWallet interviews people who have triumphed over debt using a combination of commitment, budgeting and smart financial choices. Responses have been edited for length and clarity.</i><p>Cameron Merriman<p><b>How much:</b> $95,000 in 5 years<p>Getting an MBA was the “stupidest decision” of Cameron …

Personal Finance

The Advantages Of Investing In Single-Family Rental Houses Vs. The Stock Market

I started my financial career in banking, eventually progressing to insurance and then to financial advisor over a 24 year career — 21 years as a Series 6 and then Series 7 securities licensed representative. In that span of time, I developed a unique perspective regarding the advantages of the …

Real Estate

Does Soreness Equal Muscle Growth?

There aren’t many ways to gauge the quality of a workout. Sure, if you achieve a new personal best on a given exercise, you know you’ve been doing …

Exercise

I Meal Prepped Every Meal For 5 Days — These Recipes Made It Super Easy

In college, meal prepping every Sunday night was a huge part of my healthy routine. It saved me not only time but also money. It kept me on track to meet my healthy goals, because I knew I had no excuse to grab something unhealthy on the go. All I had to do on a weekday was go home, and a …

Healthy Eating

5 Staging Moves Real Estate Agents Will Do to Every Home

First impressions are important. So, just as you might primp before a first date, it makes sense to glam up your home before introducing it to …

Real Estate

How To Build A High-Yield Dividend Retirement Portfolio: Part 1

<i>(Source: imgflip)</i><p><i>Note that due to reader requests I've decided to break up my weekly portfolio updates into three parts: commentary, economic update,</i> …

Retirement

Sharpen and care for your kitchen knives

If you bought a nice knife for your kitchen, congrats! You took the first step toward making cooking easier and more enjoyable. But, don't stop there -- a good knife deserves careful maintenance, like sharpening and honing.<p>After a few weeks of use, new knives will become dull, forcing you to apply …

Knives

14 Problem-Solving Hacks You Can Pull Off With Stuff From The Dollar Store

Keep your cleaning supplies in a shower caddy so you can carry them around with you when you're cleaning the whole house.

Cleaning

Returning to Horizon Zero Dawn after Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Replaying the other grand adventure of 2017<p>2017 was one of the biggest years in video games. Among the stellar titles we received last year, we got a brand-new console, the Nintendo Switch, along with its mammoth launch title, <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>. But just a week prior, Guerrilla …

Breath of the Wild

6 Essential Mobility Exercises for Men Over 40

Warm up with these moves for a pain-free back, hips, and knees.<p>Remember the days when you could just walk into the gym, do a couple of leg swings, crack your knuckles, and start squatting? They were nice while they lasted.<p>If you haven’t realized it already, neglecting to warm up properly is one of …

Workouts

Money Saving Tips To Get Filthy Rich In Your Thirties

Welcome to the grand old thirties, a defining period of a man's life which often creeps up out of nowhere to bark a familiar set of orders. Grow up, …

Personal Finance

6 Chrome Plugins That Can Save You Hundreds of Dollars Online

They will completely change your online shopping game.<p>Whether you’re online shopping for a small necessity or a big splurge, there’s always the …

Personal Finance

The 25 Pieces Of Equipment You Need In Your Home Gym

Adjustable dumbbells, no-fuss floor protection, and 23 other essentials for your home gym.<p>Keeping up a consistent gym schedule can be tough for those of us with unpredictable lifestyles, so it helps to be able to get your sweat on at home.<p>Whether you have a full-on Iron Paradise packed with state …

Exercise

The Obamas are worth 30 times more than when they entered the White House in 2008 — here's how they spend their millions

Former President Barack Obama is a busy guy.<p>From speaking at events around the world to writing a memoir and, most recently, signing a massive production deal with Netflix, Obama's life after the White House has been full and very lucrative.<p>These endeavors — along with the six-figure pension all …

The White House

Here's What Earth's Shadow Actually Looks Like

The 21st century’s longest lunar eclipse has passed, eclipse doomsday fever has subsided, and all that’s left are the memories and pictures, which …

Earth's Shadow