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This Couple Created A Multilevel Curriculum To Teach All Ages Financial Literacy

Financial literary is an essential topic not often taught to individuals at an early age. More notably, the financial trials that plague misinformed kids eventually grow to haunt adults in a similar way.<p>For a majority of kids growing up without a safety net or parents who’ve achieved true financial …

Personal Finance

This Simple (but Powerful) Exercise Can Make You a Better Thinker

I think better while in motion, and I'm not the only one.<p><i>Which habit you've adopted has done the most to improve your life? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Samantha Radocchia,</b> …

San Francisco

5 TED Talks That Are an Instant Dose of Optimism

Life got you down lately? These talks are just what you need to feel more optimistic.<p>Optimism can be hard to maintain these days. The polar ice caps are melting, world leaders are taunting each other like schoolyard bullies, and billion dollar companies are revealing themselves to be clueless about …

Here’s how you access the super creepy data Facebook has on you

Since 2010, Facebook allows you to download an archive file of all your interactions with the network. It’s a 5-click easy process that your grandmother can do (more details below).<p>Inside the .zip, lies an ‘index.html’ page that acts as a portal to your personal data. Visually, it looks like an …

10 books you should read if you want to retire rich, according to financial advisers

Retirement planning is a confounding topic — and there's no shortage of books that say they'll show you how to handle it. According to Amazon, there are nearly 5,700 on the subject.<p>Sussing out which of those books are going to really help you with retirement planning might sound like a task better …

Retirement

The 50 best audiobooks of all time

If you love to read, but haven't had the time to sit down with a good book lately, consider listening to an audiobook. Today's audiobooks can be downloaded right to your phone, and make the perfect listening companion for your commute, workout, or anytime your hands are busy but your ears are …

Books

We Asked a Financial Therapist for Money Advice—and It Was Fascinating

File this under “who knew?” Within the world of financial advisors is a subset of specialists who are also psychologists. Called financial …

The 15 Best Netflix Documentaries You Need To Stop Skipping Over

You always see them on Netflix, now it's time to watch them.

How to make an Android app with Xamarin

In a previous post, we learned how to set up Xamarin and Visual Studio for Android development and covered one or two basics of how it works. We also looked at some basic code to allow us to count “clicks” on the screen. Check it out if you’re looking for a brief introduction to the IDE and what it …

Microsoft Visual Studio

The Hottest Sectors for Launching a Business in 2018

Starting a business is always a risk, but pursuing one of these promising sectors will improve your odds.<p>If only a good idea and a bit of luck were all you needed to launch a successful startup. The reality is that it takes a lot more. Timing, competition, and future market conditions can make or …

Netflix And Sizzle: The 10 Steamiest Netflix Originals

The ultimate 'Netflix & Chill' collection!<p>Photo: NETFLIX ; Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p><i>Orange is the New Black</i> <br>Piper and Alex, Stella and Piper, …

Tesla Q4 Earnings: The Outlook Is Surprisingly Good

Tesla (TSLA) played coy about the current rate of Model 3 production on its recent quarterly earnings call. Management simply reiterated that their …

Six of the best rice bowl recipes

From donburi to poké, all these dishes sit on a fluffy bed of Japanese rice that absorbs the flavours of the topping<p>For each recipe, you need 400g Japanese white rice, cooked by the absorption method: rinse the rice until the water runs clear, put in a saucepan with 520ml water, then cover with a …

Recipes

How to make any Android phone feel as fast as an iPhone

In its early days, Android was a slow and buggy mobile platform. Even the most powerful smartphones that were released each year would experience …

Good Girls Gone Topless: 10 Shocking Shirtless Scenes

Bye bye blouses!<p>Photo: Carolco Pictures ; Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p><b>Anne Hathaway in Havoc</b><br>Well we'd never seen Anne Hathaway like this before! In …

Alexandra Daddario

5 Reasons Why Steve Jobs's iPhone Keynote Is Still the Best Presentation of All Time

The original iPhone presentation had all the elements of a great story.<p>Today the iPhone celebrates its 10th anniversary as one of the best-selling products of all time. As a communication specialist, I mark the event for a slightly different reason. The launch of the iPhone was accompanied by one …