Daniel Fabian

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If You Hate Small Talk, Use These 20 Questions As A Conversation Starter Instead

We are wired to be deep connectors; however, societal norms have taken us a few steps away from our true nature. It's much more socially acceptable to have small talk and direct our conversations to safe topics such as the weather and other people.<p>As society continues to evolve and younger …

Money

How to Read Tarot Cards: A Beginner's Guide to Understanding Their Meanings

<i>Welcome, cosmic warriors. I'm Aliza Kelly Faragher, Allure's resident astrologer, and this is Aliza's Allure Astrology, a column dedicated to astrology, esotericism, and all things magick. (That's not to be confused with magic, which has more to do with entertainment — think pulling rabbits out of</i> …

Spirituality

Take Better Naps By Drinking Coffee First

Last summer I spent a few weeks in Italy, where the time difference is nine hours from my home in San Francisco. That aggressive time change meant …

Coffee

9 Things Productive People Do Before Noon

<i>This article originally appeared on BusinessInsider.com.</i><p>We can't all be morning people, but according to a recent study, you might extend your time …

Time Management

Five Key 529 Savings Plan Considerations In The Post-Tax-Reform Landscape

Last year’s tax reforms have continued to generate headlines, the vast majority of which have been focused on the extent to which they have — or have not — boosted investment, wages and productivity. Because of that, one area of tax reform relevant to high-net-worth individuals and families has …

Retirement

Tips to Teach Your Daughter How to Manage Finances

As you prepare to send your daughters off to college, one of the best gifts you can give as a parent is financial advice to assist her as she …

Customer Service

These 25 companies have over 40 consecutive years of dividend hikes

Investors love dividends.<p>Dividends can boost returns and be used to supplement retirement income and improve lifestyle. What really rewards investors over time is when companies keep raising their dividend payments year after year. The so-called Dividend Aristocrats are S&P 500 companies that have …

Money

Prepare a Go Bag to Make a Quicker Exit

The first sign some­thing was wrong was the “snow” Ryan Cross and his family saw outside their San Diego home in October 2003. They soon realized it …

Consumer News

10 work-from-home jobs that offer salaries of $100,000 or more

Not all companies have warmed up to the idea of a remote work policy, but a staggering 81 percent of employees say it's the workplace option they …

Employment

Why Your Router Has Two Wifi Channels and How They Work

Few devices are as essential to the smooth running of a modern-day digital household than a wireless router, so it’s strange that this black box is …

Wi-Fi

How to Get the Most Out of Gmail’s New Features

Change is hard. New versions of a beloved website's interface can be downright loathsome. So maybe your stomach lurched when you logged into Gmail …

Google

7 Reasons To Own Less

Ten years ago, I decided to embrace minimalist living.<p>I was spending too much of my life caring for possessions and I was wasting too much money managing and accumulating things I didn’t need. Those possessions were not bringing me joy or lasting happiness. They were keeping me from the very things …

Hobbies

11 places for thrifty bookworms to download free e-books

Looking for the next great book to sink your teeth into? Look no further.<p>As the year rolls on, you may find yourself wanting to set aside time to …

Books

11 Reasons Your Legs Cramp Up at Night

Cyclists may be at greater risk in the summer, but following these expert-backed tips can calm those charley horses down<p>If painful leg cramps wake you up in the middle of the night, you’re not alone—far from it. Up to 60 percent of adults say they’ve experienced leg cramps at night, according to a …

Wellness

If You Know These Things You’re a Genius Homeowner

…and if you don’t, now you do!<p>Plus: How to Find and Fix Roof Leaks<p>There is a four-step strategy for fixing a running toilet. The fix will not only …

Home Improvement

25 Dividend Stocks That Analysts Love the Most

The longest bull market in history has stocks trading at record-high levels. That sounds like great news all around, but it actually creates a …

Investing

Check out these incredible photos of an Air Force F-35 stealth fighter tearing across Lake Michigan

Crowds of spectators recently had a rare opportunity to see America's advanced stealth fighter in action at the Chicago Air and Water Show, where the F-35 Heritage Flight Team put on an impressive show.<p>The F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter, a fifth-generation stealth fighter developed by …

Aviation

9 Easy Keto Dessert Recipes to Help You Kiss Carbs Goodbye

Easy keto dessert recipes may seem a bit tricky at first. After all, anyone following the ketogenic diet knows that the eating plan can be hard …

Dessert

Curious to Try the Keto Diet? Here's Everything You Can and Cannot Eat

The keto diet has been one of the most talked-about health trends in the past year. The low-carb, high-fat diet induces a state of ketosis in your body, creating ketones that burn fat instead of the glucose converted from carbohydrates. In other words, the keto (short for ketogenic) diet forces …

Low Fat

How Google's rumored 'Campfire' dual-boot Chromebooks may burn Microsoft

Seven years ago, Google began an assault on Windows PCs with its cloud-centric Chromebook PC alternative. Google's leveraging of a more secure, …

Chromebook

16 Reasons to Stay at a Walt Disney World Resort Property

Over the last decade, we’ve stayed at a variety of Orlando hotels over the course of more than 25 trips, and though we’ve usually spent less money on …

Walt Disney Company

The 10 Most Common Plumbing Mistakes DIYers Make

You can fix most household plumbing repairs and even update plumbing fixtures with just a few special tools and a little elbow grease. The work isn’t …

How to Send or Receive Money Using Gmail on Android

Want to exchange money with someone? On the Gmail Android app, it's as easy as composing an email. Here's how to send money and request that your …

How to Maintain Your Shower, According to a Plumber

Your shower pipes are not like your computer—they’re not supposed to be out of date and barely working within a few years. Completely replacing the …

The Trick to Perfectly-Hung Pictures? A Fork!

<i>A little to the left. No, no, a little to right. OK, now just a smidge more to the left.</i><p>It’s a familiar scene, isn’t it—one you’d probably like to …

The Japanese philosophy of Kaizen can reinvent your daily routine

In the years following World War II, American auto executives visited Toyota manufacturing plants in Japan to examine how the company was able to produce so many vehicles so quickly. They discovered a humanizing philosophy driving the manufacturer’s innovation, one that intrinsically motivated …

Hackers can seize practically all your online accounts, and it's your voicemail's fault

Who would have thought that, in the end, it would be the humble voicemail that would do us all in?<p>Your Google, Microsoft, Apple, WhatsApp, and even …

Yes, You Should Still Change Your DNS Settings for Better Internet

The DNS (Domain Name System) server settings on your laptop, phone, or router are your gateway to the web—converting easy-to-remember domain names …

Are Fidelity's Zero-Fee Index Funds Really a Good Deal?

Will the market's first no-fee index funds lead to better long-term returns for regular investors? It depends on a few key factors.<p>On Aug. 2, …

6 Ways to Buy an Airplane Ticket for the Price of a Movie Ticket

An airplane ticket for $5 seems to be nonsense…but not when you know how to search.<p>Gardening Cosmo brings you many wonderful ways to find the …