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How To Create A Financial Plan Without Paying For An Advisor

Hiring a financial planner is like working with a nutritionist or a personal trainer. They can serve as a guide and a coach—both pointing you in the …

Personal Finance

Should You Claim Social Security at 70? Probably Not

The more you know, the more money you can get from Social Security --- potentially thousands more.<p>When should you start collecting your Social …

Retirement

Planning a move? By 2021, these 8 states will have no income tax

Hate paying tax? These states will let you keep more of your hard-earned income.<p>Without beating around the bush, let me just say what's on all of our minds when it comes to taxes: They stink! No one likes preparing their taxes or handing over their hard-earned money to Uncle Sam. It is, however, a …

Retirement

An Open Letter to Evangelical Christians

You claim to be faithful to the teachings of Christ. Please keep that in mind as you read the following.<p>The Republican Party is pandering to a base …

Jeff Sessions

23-foot python swallows woman whole in Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia — A 23-foot-long python has swallowed a woman in central Indonesia, a village official said Saturday.<p>The victim, 54-year-old Wa …

South-east Asia

25 Vegan Recipes That Won't Mess With Your Weight-Loss Goals

If you're vegan, you know that if you don't meal plan ahead of time, it's very easy to fall into the pasta-and-tomato-sauce trap. Once that happens, …

Food

HandyShower is the portable bathroom for your next camping trip

If there is a sure-fire way to get more of your friends and family interested in going camping, it’s finding ways to keep them clean and comfortable …

Crowd Funding

You'll Never Believe These Decadent Cookie Balls Are Paleo AND Vegan

<i>Re-create your favorite childhood candy bars (sans the sugar crash) with these no-bake Snicker Bliss Balls in just 25 minutes, via PaleoHacks.</i><p>It's about time this classic treat gets a Paleo makeover! Combining pure cacao and raw dates, this no-bake copycat recipe is a great candy alternative for …

Dessert

The Brew Method to Rule Them All by LoamCoffee - Pinkbike

Grant Benesh<p>June. This is the time of the year where our news feed is filled with road trips and adventures as many of you travel to bike in new …

Mountain Biking

The Best- And Worst-Paying Jobs In America 2018

The seven-figure salaries of professional athletes and C-suite executives might garner the most attention, but it’s still America’s doctors who are taking home the heftiest paychecks.<p>To determine the jobs paying the most and the least, <i>Forbes</i> looked to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ National …

Employment

Stephen Colbert And Alicia Silverstone Discuss Veganism On 'The Late Show'

<i>The Late Show</i> host Stephen Colbert delighted Alicia Silverstone by talking about veganism when he interviewed her on his show last night.<p>Colbert …

Stephen Colbert

Why religions of the world condemn suicide

The recent suicides of fashion designer Kate Spade and celebrity chef and writer Anthony Bourdain have reminded all of us that, even for the wealthy, …

Religion

B-Turtle inflatable bicycle camper makes long two-wheel journeys more comfortable

Aimed at multi-day bike tourers, the B-Turtle is meant to offer a comfortable overnight shelter without weighing the ride down too much. It features …

Roads

Watch This 8-Year-Old Girl Crush Led Zeppelin's 'Good Times Bad Times'

Eight-year-old Yoyoka Soma's favorite drummer is John Bonham, so for her entry into the 2018 Hit Like A Girl drum contest, she covered Bonham's part on Led Zeppelin's "Good Times Bad Times."<p>The video, which features Soma playing along to the 1969 hit, earned her a spot in the international …

Guitar

When you write your will, don’t mess this up

Two chores that most people gladly put off: The first is writing a will—and the second is updating it to reflect changed circumstances. Either way, …

Retirement

'Weeping' Virgin Mary statue under investigation

LAS CRUCES, New Mexico — The Las Cruces Catholic Diocese, the governing body of all Catholic churches in southern New Mexico, is investigating a …

Christianity

A 3,000-year-old glass head deepens one of the Bible’s oldest mysteries

Buried under a pair of hills at Israel's northern border, at the nexus of three ancient kingdoms, is one of the last large biblical sites yet to be uncovered. So said an international team of archaeologists after they started to dig up the ruins of Abel Beth Maacah five years ago.<p>The lost town is …

Archaeology

Anthony Bourdain: A Life in Pictures

The Dispilio Wood Tablet - One of the Oldest Written Texts in History

According to conventional archaeology, writing wasn’t invented until 3000 to 4000 BC in Sumeria. However, an artefact was found over a decade ago …

Archaeology

Cauliflower Buffalo Wings with Vegan Ranch Dip

Shares 3K<p>These cauliflower buffalo wings with vegan ranch dip are the perfect comfort food! They’re super easy to make and they’re soooo delicious! …

Vegan

Kitchen towels 'can cause food poisoning'

<b>Multi-use of kitchen towels is putting households at risk of food poisoning, research suggests.</b><p>Scientists from the University of Mauritius examined 100 kitchen towels that had been used for a month.<p>They found E.coli was more likely to be found on towels used for multiple jobs, such as wiping …

E.coli

The Enterprise Marketing Disconnect that Nobody Wants to Talk About

Enterprise marketing teams have a big problem that nobody wants to talk about; they have no idea if their cross-channel campaigns have performed well or completely failed. The dilemma comes from a fundamental disconnect between analytics and business intelligence (BI) tools and the thousands of …

Marketing

Plug-n-play indoor/outdoor TK kitchen instantly turns van into camper van

Van life continues to be big business, and the market continues to offer innovative vehicle and equipment solutions to help camper van nomads get on …

Camping

Where to move for… cycling

In his 2017 book Velotopia, Steven Fleming describes his perfect cycling town. No ring roads or dual carriageways. In fact, no cars. Fleets of “taxi-carts” or “pedi-cabs” service its streets. No bigger than 15km across (so everywhere’s less than 30 minutes’ ride away). No cycle lanes; every inch is …

Cycling

Welcome To Post Christian America

June 9, 2018 by Keith Giles<p>Image:HeavenlyPerspective Kenn Stilger<p>A new study from the Pew Research Center has found the population of Christians in …

Faith

'I Pray He Is at Peace.' Chef Eric Ripert Speaks Out After Finding 'Best Friend' Anthony Bourdain Dead

Eric Ripert called Anthony Bourdin his “best friend” in a heartfelt post about his longtime TV companion Friday.<p>Ripert, the co-owner and executive …

New York City

Aw-some Coleslaw Recipe

"This is a sweet but tangy slaw that my family loves. It reminds me of the slaw at KFC. It's always best if left over night."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup …

If you're new to mountain biking, you didn't miss much

“How long have you been riding?” It’s a question that pops up frequently. For me, I’ve been riding seriously for more than 20 years. New riders often …

Mountain Biking

The 8 Best Website Builders to Use in 2018

Make your business stand out from the rest<p>Updated June 07, 2018<p>Whether you're an individual wanting to start your own blog or own a business planning …

Web Design

'He Had Everything.' Anthony Bourdain's Mother Says She Never Thought He Would Commit Suicide

Anthony Bourdain’s mother has expressed shock and sadness over the death of her son in an interview with the New York <i>Times</i>.<p>“He is absolutely the last …

Mental Health