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The 4 Point Personal Finance Checklist for 50-Somethings

Your 50s can be a tricky time financially. On the one hand, you're probably earning more money now than you did earlier in your career, which gives you more flexibility, in general. On the other hand, if you have children, there's a good chance you're facing college tuition bills, or the …

Six Expensive Home Repairs You Can Avoid With a Little Maintenance

The cost of owning a home goes well beyond the price you paid for the house itself. When something breaks, you have to fix it, and those repairs can …

When you should clean what (and where) in your home

Good housekeeping involves significantly more than offering your guests a beverage when they stop by, or making sure the guest bathroom is stocked …

Coffeemakers

When Anti-Immigrant Politics Came Back to Haunt the Republican Party

We now have scientific evidence that it takes Republican politicians 22 years to forget the lessons of anti-immigrant politics. Poised to repeat …

Elections

Basement Waterproofing Ideas - Incorporating Finishing Touches - RemodelingImage.com - Remodeling Ideas, Costs, Tips, and Advice

Once you decide to turn your basement into a cozy livable space, the hard part is figuring out how to plan for, prepare, and start the actual …

1 Chart That Shows the Average Monthly Social Security Benefit Retirees Can Expect, by Age

Image source: Flickr user Anders Lejczak.<p>You'll make a number of critical decisions during your lifetime when it comes to your finances, but arguably, one of the most important will be your choice about when to start taking Social Security benefits.<p><b>Choose wisely</b><br>The Social Security program itself is …

The Only Machines You Need To Bother With at the Gym

<i>By: Erin Kelly</i><p><i>Credit: Catalin Petolea/Shutterstock</i><p>Walking into your local gym or fitness studio can be intimidating. Most personal trainers look like they could crush you with their pinky toes, and the torture devices -- or as some people call them, exercise machines -- cast ominous shadows that …

Exercise

Toyota Highlander Reviews | Toyota Highlander Price, Photos, and Specs

Like the 1986 film <i>Highlander</i>, the Toyota SUV that shares its name is a crowd-pleaser that fails to inspire fervor among critics. After more than 190,000 Highlanders rolled off dealer lots last year, Toyota’s mid-size crossover SUV entered 2017 with a host of changes aimed at satisfying the masses …

Toyota

Make This: You Need A Solid Work Bench

The heart of a workshop is the bench. It's the base where everything is made so it need to be solid and easy to use. Here's a great tutorial on …

11 Essential Rules to Dressing Like an Adult | Men's Health

You know the drill by now, so wear a suit that shows it. The first step: Learn the basics of How to Buy the Perfect-Fitting Jacket.<p><b>2. Invest in a great pair of jeans.</b><br>Finding that perfect pair of well-fitting jeans is worth the steep price tag. Look for three must-have qualities—a slim fit, dark …

How to Get Rid of Blackheads | Men's Health

But trying to get rid of blackheads with your fingers will only irritate your skin and cause redness and permanent scarring, says Dr. Waldorf. Instead, use the following ways to get rid of them without destroying your skin in the process.<p><b>Over the Counter</b><p>For mild cases of blackheads, an …

Teaching kids about money is child’s play

"You have to pay for that!," yelled my three-year-old while pointing at the groceries in my shopping cart. You'd think stepping out of the checkout line to grab a forgotten tub of ice cream would have thrilled my daughter.<p>But rather than scream for ice cream, the kid called for my arrest. The …

Kids

9 Grooming Products You Need To Use Tonight

You’ll notice the change by tomorrow morning<p>Justin Miller<p>If your bedtime routine involves only brushing your teeth and washing your face, you’re missing out.<p>Here are a few of our favorite grooming products that you can use tonight to look better tomorrow. They require minimal effort—all you have to …

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Where to invest $1,000 now

(Photograph by Erik Putz)<p>So you’ve suddenly got $1,000 burning a hole in your wallet but you aren’t sure what to do with it—all you know is you want …

Personal Finance

Here’s how you earn $60,000 in retirement

The problem most people have in planning for a comfortable retirement is, well, <b>they don’t plan</b>.<p>Which is a shame, because a sensible plan is …

Investing

How to Start Managing Your Money, For Those Who Never Learned Growing Up

How you manage, spend, and invest your money can have a profound impact on your life, yet very few schools teach these important skills. Learning …

Home Improvement

What Are The Best Home Improvements to Boost Value?

home selling<p>What Are The Best Home Improvements to Boost Value?<p>5 Minute Read<p>Maybe you’re thinking of remodeling your kitchen. Or maybe you’re …

101 Personal Finance Tips I Wish I Could Tell Entire Universe

Readers, this is another one from my “101 ways” series. Look for others on the side bar. Perhaps it took most time to compile this one. Literally I …

Personal Finance
Personal Finance

3 Tax Deductions Homeowners Won't Want to Miss

One of the best parts of owning a home is the tax benefits. Here are three of them you need to take full advantage of.<p>Homeownership can be rewarding …

Personal Finance
College & University
Publishing

Financial benefits of solar panels? Not so fast!

Shares 0<p><i>This article is by staff writer Honey Smith.</i><p>In my homeownership and priorities progress report in September, I mentioned that Jake and I were …

Solar Power

The US Keeps 34,000 Immigrants in Detention Each Day Simply to Meet a Quota

On any given day, Immigration and Customs Enforcement keeps at least 34,000 immigrants locked up while they wait for their cases to be heard in …

Immigration

4 Home Security Systems to Try Now - Dwell

The easiest system to use and install. Pros: Provides cameras, thermostat management, and outlet control. ADT uses its own router for added security. Cons: Though the provided touch screen is big and easy to read, the interface is tabby.<p>Price: Expect about $400 for installation, plus $48 per month …

Smart Homes