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Jilted bride left at the altar quits her job, sells her house, travels the world and writes a book

Katy Colins, 30, secures three-book deal with Carina UK, part of world-renowned publisher Harper Collins<p>A jilted bride left at the altar quit her job, sold everything and travelled round the world.<p>Katy Colins, 30, sold her house and her car and booked a one-way ticket to south east Asia after her …

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Teenage Aldi worker becomes internet sensation after helping elderly pensioner home

Christian Trouesdale, from Horwich, Greater Manchester, goes viral after image was shared on Facebook thousands of times<p>An 18-year-old Aldi shelf-stacker has become an internet sensation after a photo of him helping a pensioner home was shared thousands of times on Facebook.<p>The image of Christian …

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How To Become A 401(k) Millionaire In Four Easy Steps

If it weren’t for the tripwires of human behavior, becoming a millionaire would be a pretty easy path to follow.<p>It’s mostly math and good habits.<p>So when I came across this piece on nowitcounts.com, a Web site for investors over 50, I saw a clear message: If you save consistently, the miracle of …

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Shoot or don't shoot: Police scenarios prove eye-opening for civil rights leaders

It was a split-second decision.<p>A distressed man with a baby in tow was pacing back and forth in a manic state and shouting incoherently. The responding police officer calmly addressed the man in an attempt to calm him down and defuse the situation, but the man suddenly pulled an object from his …

Don't Delay! 6 Hacks For Fighting Financial Procrastination

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>With the start of every new year comes all of those resolutions that you’re absolutely, positively, definitely going to tackle.<p>You’ll be better at balancing your checkbook. You’ll finally kick your retirement savings into high gear. And you’re not going to …

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Hackers Stole Hundreds of Millions in Massive Malware Bank Heist

In what may be one of the biggest bank heists to date, hackers have apparently siphoned hundreds of millions of dollars from over 100 banks in 30 …

What Interviewing 47 Entrepreneurs Taught Me About Success

According to StartUp Britain, 581,173 new businesses set up in the UK in 2014. In fact 2,835 new businesses started on the day I wrote this article …

This Guy Went Around the World In 80 Days The First Time He Traveled

The death of a close friend rocked Chris Sypolt's world. So, he did what any logical 44 year old would do and set out on an an 80-day, round the …

What It's Like Inside A Plane Crash And How To Survive One

Last night's insane crash in Taipei got me wondering what it'd be like to experience such an event. So I talked to legendary adventurer Robert Young …

MIT Alums Launch Beansprock, An AI-Based Job Platform For Finding Your Best Employer

When we think of employment, we think of jobs. We have job boards, job searches, and job listings, and yet what most of us actually care about when we change positions is the context of our new employment. Who will be our coworkers? What will the company be like? How large is it? What will be our …

Farley Mowat anti-sealing vessel sinks in Nova Scotia harbour

A derelict ship that was once used by attention-getting protesters opposed to the East Coast seal hunt has sunk to bottom of a harbour in southwestern Nova Scotia.<p>The MV Farley Mowat, tied up in Shelburne harbour since last September, was at one time the flagship of Paul Watson's Sea Shepherd …

Bleak future for retirees as savings slashed

Millions of workers around the world could enter retirement with savings diminished by a fifth or more after getting into debt or financial …

Retirement

Muslim 'angels' ease American's prison days in UAE

<b>(CNN) —</b> It was 3:30 in the morning when Robert Alan Black was escorted into Khalifa jail.<p>An American in Abu Dhabi, he found himself frightened even though the other prisoners were sleeping. Movie scenes from "Midnight Express" and "Brubaker" swirled through his head.<p>He sat at a table in the common …

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Father jailed for mistakenly sending his toddler to nursery with bag of drugs and knives instead of packed lunch

A father has been jailed after he sent his toddler to nursery with a bag containing tens of thousands of pounds worth of drugs, instead of his …

What It Takes to Go From Dead Broke to 6 Figures in 6 Months

Leading Authority for Young Entrepreneurs<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As entrepreneurs we know life is often a roller coaster with lots of uncertainty and chaos. When you’re in the struggle, it’s tough to see a clear path to success, but it’s crucial to let your …

When to Lose the "Sandwich Method" and Give Direct Criticism Instead

No one wants to sound like a jerk when giving constructive criticism, but sometimes we bury the point when trying too hard to spare feelings. Dive …

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How This Woman Went From Being Hilarious On Twitter To Writing For One Of Television's Most Beloved Comedies

Amram is one of the funniest women on Twitter, a writer for NBC's "Parks & Recreation," and the author of a new book called "Science ... For Her!" a satirical textbook in the vein of Stephen Colbert's "I Am America! And So Can You."<p>"Science ... For Her!" hilariously explores one woman's "worst …

Where to eat after midnight in London – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 3:30 pm, January 10, 2015 in Food & Drink<p>Got a late night hunger? No problemo…<p><b>NORTH</b><p>Mangal II has a cult-like following among the Stokey …

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Tesla added a feature back to the Model S after Elon Musk's kid called it 'the stupidest car in the world'

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says he brought a feature back to the company's top-of-the-line sedan only after the change received negative feedback from his offspring. Speaking to attendees of the Automotive News World Congress today in Detroit, Musk said that one of his kids called the Model S "the …

45 Ground Meat Recipes for Simple, Comforting Dinners

These 45 ground meat recipes will take you all through fall, so break out your favorite wooden spoon and get to it.<p><b>Ground meat can provide a ton of flavor to quick dinners and slow-cooked meals alike.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a longer project like lasagna bolognese or just want to make some …

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Have scientists found first sign of Dark Matter?

A signal picked up by Dutch and Swiss scientists is thought to be the first phsical evidence of Dark Matter<p>It was first theorised more than 70 years ago, but after decades of searching, scientists believe they have seen the first sign of elusive Dark Matter.<p>Researchers have picked up unexpected …

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Science Proves Gluten Sensitivity Isn't Always Real

That may be a snarky way of saying it, but it is true in certain cases. Scientific studies have concluded that sensitivity to gluten for people who …

Prostate cancer could be 'switched off' with injection

Scientists have worked out how to stop tumours growing in a breakthrough which could switch off many cancers and even prevent blindness<p>Prostate cancer could be ‘switched off’ after scientists discovered a way to prevent deadly tumours from spreading.<p>Bristol and Nottingham universities found that a …

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Gold settles up 0.5% as stocks continue climb

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — Gold prices finished higher Tuesday, but two-month lows weren't far off as a stronger dollar and an appetite for equities …

What Is Hedging? How It Works With Examples

Protect Yourself from Financial Crises<p>Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Email<p>Updated November 07, 2017<p>A hedge is an investment that protects your finances from a risky …

Alluring but dangerous …the truth about ETFs

By <br>Updated: 15:11 EDT, 29 May 2011<p>View<br>comments<p>They started as a cheap and easy way for investors to track stock markets. But as the range and …