Dillon Perez

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The Sheep and the Wolves: Smart Investing Made Simple

Imagine that you're a farmer. You live in a rural county where everybody raises sheep. The county's farmers, on the whole, prosper. Their flocks tend …

How Can I Shut Off Internet Service for My Deadbeat Roommates?

<i>Deadbeat roommates? You don't have to tolerate their delinquent checks. Turn the internet off on them—automatically. With a little coding chops you</i> …

Four Body Language Cues That Might Indicate Someone’s Lying

You can never prove someone is lying just by looking at non-verbal cues—but they can let you know when something might be off. David DeSteno, a …

Where Can I Buy Better Coffee Beans?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I'm ready to take the plunge into making better coffee, and I've got all my gear picked out—but where can I actually buy the beans? …

The 13 best hangover helpers

‘Tis the season to let loose, but few things are worse than throwing back one too many celebratory drinks, only to wake up with bloodshot eyes and a …

The Best Resources to Learn to Code

We've talked about the best programming languages to get started with, why you should (and shouldn't) learn to code, and even highlighted some great …

The Best Drinks for When You are Sick, Exercising, and More

After exercising, chocolate milk is best. Ginger tea helps with nausea, sore throat and motion sickness. Different drinks work well for different …

Clean Jars and Vases with Alka Seltzer When a Scrub Brush Can't

Those little tablets that help with indigestion are actually awesome for other tasks too. You can clean your toilet with Alka Seltzer tablets or …

When's The Best Time to Shop for a House or Apartment?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I'm planning on getting my own place soon, and I'm pretty flexible about when I can move. I've heard that I should wait until the …

Instagram teaching ad-makers how to be less square

Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom has repeatedly emphasized that a big focus for the company is to "keep the standard really, really high" for its first ads — something Facebook and mobile ad networks like AdMob perhaps missed the boat on. But how will brands know how their "rich" ads should look? …

If You Have a Variable Income, You Need a Variable Savings Plan

Managing your money is tough enough when you know exactly what you'll be making each month. When your income is variable, you have to deal with an …

Google Tips and Tricks Every Student Should Know

Whether you're a student in college (or earlier) or a lifelong learner, Google is an essential tool for learning. Here are a few tips for using …

Remove Oily Stains from Clothing with Common Kitchen Items

Oil stains on your clothes are part and parcel of cooking. Act fast and they won't stay on. Food52 has a quick trick to remove them with common …

How to Decide If Premium Gasoline Is Worth The Money

You're standing at the gas pump. There are multiple fuel types available: a low-cost type that's marked with an 87 octane rating that also has 10% …

Grab Your Audience's Attention with Three Simple Steps

Public speaking (whether in person or online) is a nerve-wracking experience if you don't quite know what to say. If you have a little familiarity …

Treat Every Dollar Like a Brick Used to Build Your Future

We all know that we need to spend our money wisely. What may be difficult to keep in mind is that every dollar spent is yet another piece of our …

YoungMoney: Are we over Facebook?

A decade after Facebook was born, we may be just as annoyed as we are enamored with the social network. I asked you how Facebook has changed your life in the past 10 years, and while some of you reflected about how it helped you get through college, others have had it with their "friends" …

Best Short Term Investments for Your Money

Do you have some money you need to invest for a short period of time? Maybe you’re saving up for a house and want to earn a little bit of return …

3 Ways You Can Save Money

Most people work very hard to earn a living. Unfortunately, many also waste their hard-earned cash without realizing it. If you’re looking to free up …

Google Does Contacts

Tech company Google (you may have heard of it) isn’t only stepping into glasses—it’s stepping right into your eyes. On Monday, Google announced a …

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