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68 percent of parents don't explain this key money concept to their kids

In general, the sooner you start having money conversations with your kids, the better. And the good news is, the majority of American parents are …

Personal Finance

Robocalls Have Become an Epidemic. Do These 2 Things Now to Stop Them

It's easy.<p>How many times a day do you pick up the phone, only to have it be a recording? Or worse, a spam call pushing a sale?<p>Robocalls have become …

Identity Theft

The easiest way to make iced coffee at home

If you thought making iced coffee at home was too hard to time-consuming, think again.<p>With the heat of summer, it's not exactly easy to down a cup of hot coffee. The natural alternative is to drink your coffee over ice.<p>Sure, you could make some cold brew or order a blended iced coffee from your …

Coffee

38 Potluck Sandwich Recipes to Feed a Crowd

When you’re cooking for a crowd, these sandwiches make an easy meal. Each recipe serves 10 or more!<p>Get Recipe<p>Get Recipe<p>Get Recipe<p>Get Recipe<p>Get …

Cooking

This Is the Secret to the Best Shrimp and Grits Ever

Follow these key steps for a perfect iteration of this time-honored Lowcountry recipe.<p>Shrimp and grits is one of the most iconic Southern dishes, …

Seafood

Say Goodbye to the Home Office Deduction -- Unless You Do This

Tax reform took away this tax break for some taxpayers -- but not everyone.<p>Tax reform made a lot of changes to the tax laws, and while high-profile …

Retirement

Boston Dynamics’ robots are learning how to run outside and navigate autonomously

Boston Dynamics’ robots look more natural and more amazing with each video, and today the company posted two more clips to its YouTube channel showing the latest progress of its Atlas and SpotMini robots.<p>The clips don’t reveal much we haven’t seen before, but they both show how naturally these …

Robotics

What to Do If You Can't Find an EpiPen

The Food and Drug Administration yesterday reported a nationwide shortage of epinephrine auto-injectors such as EpiPens, medication needed by …

Pharma

How to Build a One-Skillet Meal Like It's Your Job

By Alex Delany<p>Fewer dishes, fewer problems, and fewer things to complain about. Sounds good to us.<p>Doing the dishes is the worst part of making dinner. That is a universal human truth, a lament that has been well-documented throughout mankind's time on this planet. There aren’t people out there who …

Cooking

How to Invest -- in Stocks, Bonds, Retirement Accounts, and More

Investing in stocks and bonds is easier than you might think. Here's how to get started and some investment strategies to consider.<p>If your retirement …

Investing

Beet Margaritas Recipe

From: EatingWell.com, May 2018<p>Drink your vegetables at happy hour with these beet margaritas, also known as "margabeetas." These cocktails get their …

Food

10 “Unusual” REITs to Buy for Yields of Up To 7.7%

When real estate investment trusts (REITs) are mentioned, most investors think of office space, apartment buildings and shopping malls. However, the …

Investing

Crispy Chickpeas Are My Goes-On-Everything Dinner MVP

By Alex Delany<p>These simple crispy chickpeas are here to improve whatever you're making for dinner.<p>I’ve always wanted to be a renaissance man. Or whatever the less pretentious-sounding version of that is. You know, someone who excels in multiple fields, someone who is always surprising friends with …

Food

Success Comes to Entrepreneurs Who Stop Sabotaging Themselves With Stress

Don't mistake grinding yourself to a nub with a good work ethic.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>On any given day, you may utter phrases like “I work in a high-pressure environment” or “being an entrepreneur is a really stressful job.” Although used interchangeably, …

5 Things to Do the Moment a Loved One Passes Away

You might not be thinking about the practical tasks that need to be accomplished as soon as possible, but these steps are critical to safeguard an …

Retirement

Your simple guide to the new capital gains tax rates

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) includes many changes that will affect individual taxpayers for 2018-2025. However it maintains the status quo for …

Retirement

19 Stuffed Pepper Recipes That Make Great Weeknight Dinners

Long before we were stuffing avocado halves, zucchini boats, and spaghetti squash, stuffed peppers reigned supreme. The dish has been a longtime …

Cooking

Goldman Sachs bought a money-management app

NEW YORK — Goldman Sachs bought Clarity Money, a personal-finance startup, to bolster its Marcus online lending business, it said Sunday.<p>Buying Clarity Money, a free app that helps consumers manage their personal finances, is expected to add over 1 million customers to the financial-service firm's …

Goldman Sachs

How to Research and Plan Your Blog Content for a Year

Do you use a blog to connect with customers and prospects? Wondering how to plan and publish strategic content on a consistent schedule? In this …

Marketing

Unless You Can Handle These 4 Basics You Aren't Ready for a Side Hustle

Daydreaming after work about making extra money is pleasant. Building a business after working your day job isn't.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's easy to see why many people quit building their business on the side while working full time.<p>There are many things that …

Entrepreneurship

How to Motivate Yourself When You Are in a Home Business Slump

How to Motivate Yourself When You Are in a Home Business Slump<p>Tips to Get Your Home Business Mojo Back<p>Updated March 21, 2018<p>It happens to everyone: …

Interest Rates Are Rising: Here's Where to Keep Your Cash

These past 10 years, interest rates have been so low it just about didn't matter what you did with your cash. There was a certain convenience to that …

Personal Finance

Sensational 9x13 Summer Potluck Recipes We're Making All Season Long

Get ready to watch these casseroles disappear into the summertime breeze.<p>Summertime is the best time for a Southern potluck full of dishes that take …

Cooking

How to delete yourself from the Internet

Data breaches. Identity theft. Bank fraud. Every week, we read a fearsome new headline about cybercrime. Reputable services fall victim to anonymous hackers. Ransomware holds random computer user’s files hostage. And what about those websites that track your every move, targeting you with …

Information Systems

The Definitive Guide To Every Type Of Tie Knot

A complete guide on how to tie a tie. From the Full Windsor and Four-in-Hand to the Granchester and Bow Tie, mastering these 8 popular tie knots will …

2 Free Tools That Will Help You Retire Richer

Easy-to-use, online help.<p>Next week is National Retirement Planning Week. Okay, maybe you’re not the kind of person who’ll mark this august occasion …

How to save money on health care in retirement

Of the various expenses retirees face, healthcare is among the most burdensome.<p>From Medicare premiums to prescription drug costs, health care expenses can eat up a huge chunk of your retirement savings. The latest projections tell us that the typical 65-year-old man today will spend $189,687 on …

Health Care

New Pass-Through Tax Break for Retirement Income

The new tax law rewards retirees and others running side gigs and small businesses with a 20% tax deduction on qualified business income.<p>Need an …

Best Lemonade Ever Recipe

"This is a very refreshing drink!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 3/4 cups white sugar<p>8 cups water<p>1 1/2 cups lemon juice<p>Directions<p>In a small saucepan, combine sugar and …

How Much Life Insurance Do You Really Need?

<i>This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com.</i><p><b>By Rick Kahler via Iris.xyz</b><p>Life insurance is an important financial planning resource. However, it is not meant as a source of income. Its primary purpose is to provide the means to replace income or to pay taxes or debts.<p>Not everyone needs …