Mario Ancheta

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Paid too much for something? These credit cards will pay you back

What if you didn't have to worry about whether you got the best price on your last purchase?<p>A handful of credit cards offer price protection programs that give customersmoney back on an item that went on sale after they bought it. The savings can amount to thousands of dollars per year. But like …

What to eat in the world's top foodie cities

Ever feel like you're wasting time in a world-class city by waiting in line at tourist traps or wandering streets you know nothing about? Sometimes the best way to get to know a city is through your stomach.<p>You'll have to eat either way, and walking food tours, booming brewery scenes, and tasting …

The truth about cast iron: Yes, you can use a little soap

Cast-iron pans are solid pieces of cookware that can last a lifetime, and they probably aren't as difficult to maintain as you have been told. J. …

A guide to Italian coffee: sugar is optional, Frappuccino does not exist

While some UK cafes serve drinks containing caramel, syrups and cookies, Italians would regard these concoctions as breakfast or dessert

How To: The Coffee Press

A step-by-step video<p>Starbucks® partner Chad Moore explains why the coffee press is his favorite brewing method, and shows you how to make a great cup.<p>…

The Ivy Lee Method: The Daily Routine for Peak Productivity

By 1918, Charles M. Schwab was one of the richest men in the world. <br>Schwab was the president of the Bethlehem Steel Corporation, the largest …

Time Management

Free Things to Do in New York City

TravelFree Things to Do<p>Finding free activities to fill your day in the City That Never Sleeps is easier than you might think. With countless cultural attractions and a large city parks system, there's plenty to do that won't cost you a cent.<p><b>Art/Music</b><p>Skip the $25 ticket price when the <b>Museum of</b> …

12 Things Successful People Keep to Themselves at Work

You can’t build a strong professional network if you don’t open up to your colleagues; but doing so is tricky, because revealing the wrong things can …

6 Very Risky Investment Mistakes Warren Buffett Says You May Be Making

What does risk mean to you? If you ask the average person, they’re likely to say the probability of losing money. If you ask most financial professionals, they’ll probably equate risk with volatility of returns. (While these may sound similar, they’re not exactly the same thing. Let’s say …

9 Sensational Sides That Will Dress Up Any Dish

Side dishes are often an afterthought, but they can be just as memorable as the main course. These sensational sides will have people scrambling for seconds.<p>Side dishes are often an afterthought, but they can be just as memorable as the main course. These sensational sides will have people …

Recipes

Warren Buffett’s Letter Lays Out Exactly How ‘Unsophisticated’ Investors Beat Huge Banks. It’s Worth Reading Every Word.

There’s a key passage in the 2014 Berkshire Hathaway letter to shareholders that helps explain the mindset of Warren Buffett, a man who has made staggering amounts of money over his investing lifetime.<p>Buffett’s points in the Saturday letter: volatility is not the same as risk, you should fear …

Don't Redesign Apple Stores To Sell Watches

When Steve Jobs passed away in 2011, his close friend and senior vice president of design at Apple, Jonathan Ive, became the “creative soul of the company,” as a former executive at the tech giant told <i>The New Yorker</i>. Everything design-related at the company falls to Mr. Ive including, as it turns …

Apple Watch

Roast cauliflower recipe with currants, capers and nuts

Roasting a cauliflower whole adds an incredible flavour to the florets, enhanced here by gorgeous Sicilian-inspired ingredients<p>Cooking times for roasting a whole cauliflower can vary. Sometimes it takes just under an hour, sometimes an hour and a half. Is it worth it? It undoubtedly gives a …

Slow cooked Hunter's chicken

This classic Italian dish is renowned all over the world and often seen on the menus of Italian restaurants.<p>The title alla cacciatora (“in the style of the hunter”) suggests it was probably first made with game birds or rabbit. However, as with many Italian dishes, it also has roots in the cucina …

No Barista Needed: How To Brew Your Own Coffee At Home

Emily Dullea of Toby's Estate Coffee shows us the easiest and best ways to make the perfect cup of coffee at home—in under five minutes.<p>Why start off your morning waiting in line at your local coffee shop when you can relax with your own perfect, homemade cup of coffee at home? While brewing your …

Tom Brady: 'Little bit of doubt'

PHOENIX -- New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady couldn't help but have unpleasant flashbacks late in the team's 28-24 victory over the Seattle …

Here are all the commercials that ran during the Super Bowl, in order

There were some clear stand-outs, and a few ads t hat didn't go down too well with the tens of millions of viewers watching the game.<p>There were 71 national ads in total (Many more ads aired during the game, but these were bought on a regional — and far cheaper — basis.) Re-watch your favorites.

New iPhone 6S Details Hint At Radical iOS 9 Changes

What do you want from Apple’s next iPhone? It could be a larger (or smaller) screen, crazy camera, bigger battery or a finish with more grip. Either way chances are that “more RAM” is not top of your list, but it should be.<p>Breaking from Technews and the wonderful resource that is the Asian supply …

How to Take Amazing Vacation Photos With Your Phone

While the smartphone camera's point-and-shoot feature makes it easy to use, choosing the right image-enhancing app can prove more difficult.<p><i>Roberto Trm / Flickr</i><p>There may be no better travel companion than your smartphone. Beyond putting useful information at your fingertips, these devices allow you …

DSLR Cameras

1. Curry

Turmeric, the spice that gives curry and mustard their yellow color, contains a chemical called curcumin that’s the subject of numerous neurologic studies right now. Research has shown curcumin’s ability to boost memory, slow the progression of Alzheimer's and stimulate neurogenesis, which is the …

Alzheimer's Disease

Recent Grad Buys Olive Garden Endless Pasta Pass To Learn About Finance, Poverty

Matt Pershe was among the 1,000<p>unlucky buyers of an Olive Garden Never Ending Pasta Pass. This entitles him — twice a day, for seven weeks — to bottomless bowls of fettuccine alfredo, penne in meat sauce and cavatappi in five cheese marinara (plus all the soup, salad and breadsticks his cheese …

The Secret Genius of the Solo Cup

Do you really know the proper way to use a Solo cup? Probably not. Here's how to use those contours to your benefit<p>Praise be to the red Solo cup, for its smart design is worth so much more than being relegated to mere keg fill-ups and cheers of “College!” Solo says it’s a coincidence, butthose …

How to Talk about Beer (without Sounding Like an Idiot)

Learn the important lingo and you'll be able to carry a conversation with any snob<p>In a perfect world, you’d be able to enjoy every beer you drink in peace: sip it, love it, and swap it for another cold one once it’s gone.<p><b>Related:</b> The Best Fall Beers<p>But it’s not that simple: These days, lots of guys …

America's Top 5 Cities To Keep On Your Radar

Whether it's a revamped corner of New York or an up-and-coming Midwest town, it seems like there's always a new "hip" neighborhood or "it" city to visit. Which had us thinking about the coolest cities to visit <i>right now</i>.<p>After much map-scouring and a sprinkle of savvy, here are our conclusions:<p><b>1.</b> …

When Hacked Celebs Sue Apple, Guess Who Cashes In?

The hacking and posting of nude photographs of celebrities provoked discussion about protections from invasions of privacy. The victims included Kate Upton, Jennifer Lawrence, Victoria Justice, Ariana Grande, Kirsten Dunst, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Krysten Ritter, Yvonne Strahovski, and Teresa …

HCA or Hydroxycitric Acid: Extract from Dried Fruit

Originally a traditional Indian folk remedy for joint and stomach problems, HCA is a salt made from the rind of dried fruit. Today the usual source is brindal berry, or Garcinia cambodia, a plant native to Southeast Asia. There is some research showing that HCA works to reduce the absorption and …

Tips for college students interested in investing

Most college students are concerned about studying for exams, finding a flexible part-time job and lining up some fun extracurricular activities. But there's always a few students stuck off in a corner of the library, trying to pick the next great stock.<p>If you happen to be one of those students …

Affordable Greece

Think Greece and conjure up images of white-washed villages cascading down hillsides, azure seas sparkling in bright sunshine and powder-soft white sand beaches. A visit to this special country is a lifelong dream for many, as it delivers an astounding array of breathtaking landscapes, ancient …

This Wi-Fi Router Provides the Fastest Connection

After spending a total of 200 hours researching and testing over 20 Wi-Fi routers, plus analyzing reader comments and feedback, the $100 TP-Link …