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The Best Day to Buy a Flight and Other Tips to Save Money When You Fly

Buying an airline ticket can be a stressful situation. There never seems to be a perfect time to catch a good price since they seem to go up and down …

The New Line of Affordable Dress Shirts You Need to Know

The Tie Bar now has your whole upper half covered.<p>For several years now, Chicago-based brand The Tie Bar has been a stalwart in the realm of affordable neckwear, pocket squares, and tie bars. And now, thanks to its never-ending quest to clothe your upper half, you can add dress shirts to that …

50 Stunning Hotels You Can Actually Afford

<i>This post was originally published on December 30, 2015.</i><p>Now is the time to say goodbye to hotel FOMO forever. How so? We've come up with a list of …

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7 Useful Booking Websites for Budget Travellers

Alex Filipovic<p>Blogger Read full profile<p>Let’s speak openly — it is very expensive to travel frequently. That’s a fact, and everyone who says otherwise …

20 Mistakes You're Making With Your Teeth

<i>by Lauren Oster</i><p>Taking care of your pearly whites isn't rocket science, but it's easy to slip into habits that could cause heartache -- er, toothache -- in the long run. We got the latest on giving your teeth the TLC they need from two New York City pros: Alice Lee, DDS, an assistant professor in …

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The best spots for incredible views in 15 cities around the world

Iconic buildings such as New York City's Empire State Building and Paris' Eiffel Tower attract long lines of tourists and often have high prices.<p>Most big cities though have other options for breathtaking skyline views.<p>From Taipei to Toronto, we've rounded up 15 lesser-known places where you can …

Skyscrapers

10 Flight Booking Hacks to Save You Hundreds

I've been traveling and hacking flights since 2008, spending nearly eight years researching and finding secret methods to save money, earn points, …

8 specialty websites that let you book a luxury hotel room for cheap

Insiders know where to book a luxe hotel on the cheap. Of course there are the major online travel agencies like Priceline, Orbitz, and Hotels.com, but those are just a starting point for in-the-know travelers.<p>Here are eight websites that let you book luxury hotels for less.

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New Rules for the Best Amount of Sleep at Any Age

The National Sleep Foundation gets more specific about age and sleep needs<p>It is one of those facts that have gone pretty much unquestioned for decades: Get 8 hours of sleep every night.<p>It’s a convenient starting point for adults, but not so much for older adults, children, and teens.<p>Now, the …

The Top 25 Hotels In The World, According To Travelers

The top 25 winning hotels offer exceptional service and amenities while also providing unforgettable experiences to travelers.<p>The hotel that TripAdvisor users picked as the 'best in the world' is a luxury bungalow retreat in the Maldives that implements a strict "no news, no shoes" policy to help …

No excuses: Apps to get you in shape in no time

New year, new you, right? Well, at least until life gets in the way. Don't let your busy schedule stymie your goals to get moving with these apps.<p>The hot new fitness trend is getting in a workout in a short amount of time, from as little as seven minutes. These apps can help you fit in a workout …

Why 2015 Is a Good Year to Buy a TV

If you’ve been waiting to buy a new TV, 2015 may be the year you can actually justify it.<p>At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, where TV manufacturers unveil their plans each year, I’m seeing fewer gimmicks like 3-D glasses and bendable screens. None of that made sense to people with aging …

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Does chilly weather really cause a cold?

Maybe Mom was right all along.<p>Although generations of parents have warned their children that venturing into the cold without a hat will make them sick, scientists have long understood that viruses cause the common cold, and that they can strike in all seasons.<p>Now, however, new research suggests …

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Looking For An Earnings Surprise? Look At The Earnings Announcement Date

Are you looking for a stock that might beat the next earnings announcement? Next time, take a look at the number of days between the earnings announcement and the earnings announcement date.<p>At the annual Allied Social Science Associations conference in Boston, Oliver Dessaint from the Rotman School …

100 things we didn't know last year

<b>Interesting and unexpected facts can emerge from daily news stories and the Magazine picks out such snippets for its weekly feature, 10 things we didn't know last week. Here's an almanac of the best of 2014.</b><p><b>1. The Pentagon has</b> a plan for combating a zombie apocalypse.<p>Find out more (Foreign</b> …

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The Best Way To Buy Stocks Is To Go All In And Wait

Unfortunately, playing the stock market is just not that easy.<p>Investors have several strategies they can employ when buying stocks.<p>But if you have a decent chunk of money just sitting around, you might be better off going all in and throwing everything into the stock market at once.<p>An …

Stock Markets

The Benefits of Being Cold

Year-round warmth is a modern luxury. Some scientists believe it is changing human metabolism.<p>When you first put on the ice vest, you will feel cold. Not intolerably cold, but cold enough to make you think, <i>What am I doing with my life?</i> Or, at least, as numbness spreads across your shoulders and …

Weight Loss

See When Your Favorite Shows Are Returning

The holidays are not over yet, because the gift of more great TV is just around the corner!<p>Here’s a list of premiere dates for many of your favorite …

8 Recession-Proof Stocks to Prepare Your Portfolio for the Next Cycle

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The economy is improving and 2015 is shaping up to be an even better year than 2014 was. That means that now is the time for …

Men's Summer Fashion - 12 Big Trends You'll Be Wearing This Season

There should always be space in your rolodex of clothing options for the latest summer trends.<p>This season, we welcome the return of some reliable …

30 Years Ago Warren Buffett Gave Away The Secret To Good Investing And Correctly Predicted No One Would Listen

In a speech at Columbia Business School, later adapted into an essay, Buffett introduced what he called, "The Superinvestors of Graham-and-Doddsville."<p>Buffett writes:<p><b>"The common intellectual theme of the investors from Graham-and-Doddsville is this: they search for discrepancies between the value</b> …

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The real story behind Santa Claus

<b>(CNN) —</b> Don't tell the kids, but we've got Santa Claus all wrong.<p>Countless Christmas songs tell us that Santa is basically the Judge Judy of juveniles. He decides who's been naughty or nice, and doles out presents or punishments accordingly.<p>But historians say Kris Kringle was originally created to …

7 Hacks To Affording Your Next Vacation

The tips and tricks to traveling on any budget.<p><b>1) Try hidden city ticketing with FlyShortcut.com.</b><br>Hidden city ticketing is a hack in itself for finding the lowest possible airfare on FlyShortcut.com. It essentially finds a cheaper flight that has your destination as a layover. That way, you can …

Robinhood lets you trade stocks for free on your iPhone

A next-generation brokerage is now open for business<p>Last year, a mobile stock brokerage named Robinhood opened to a small number of beta testers. At a time when most brokerages charge $7 to $10 for stock trades, Robinhood offered those trades for free. Its elegant mobile app for iPhone was built to …

This Row Will Build You an Epic Upper Back

It also hits your deep abs, sculpting your core<p>Every other workout or so, do you find yourself sitting at the chest fly, supported row, or preacher curl machine, banging out reps, feeling “the pump,” and loving every second of it?<p>We get it.<p>Generally, we recommend that you ditch fixed-movement …