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A self-made millionaire who retired at 37 says buying a home was 'probably the worst financial decision' he ever made

Long-term renting is often perceived as a waste of money, while owning a home is seen as a valuable asset that provides long-term financial gain — in other words, it's a good investment.<p>But here's the plain truth: While homeownership may be a smart "investment" for your health, stability, or family …

10 Life Habits All Extremely Happy People Prioritize | Inc.com

Many things in this world are a waste of time. I find myself wanting to maximize every second of my day--from the moment I wake up to the minute I fall asleep. Unfortunately, this high motivation creates a problem--discerning worthwhile habits from practices that don't contribute long-term …

Happiness

Want to Be a Lot Happier? Never Do Any of These 9 Things | Inc.com

If you're less than happy with your life -- either personally or professionally -- the problem isn't education, upbringing , a lack of opportunities, being held back by other people, or even bad luck.<p>If you're unhappy, the problem is you. While approximately 50 percent of your happiness (your …

Happiness

Hundreds of Vintage Posters Are Now Available to Download and Print 100% Free

Soviet propaganda, old liqueurs, and advertisements for 60s airlines— start your printers!<p>If the posters of today still had the look of those of yesteryear, would they still get tagged and trolled as often? Much work today, it seems, lacks the graphic audacity of yore, opting instead for forms and …

11 Habits of Happy People That Anyone Can Adopt

When we think of happiness, we typically think of things that bring us immediate pleasure — a decadent meal, a favorite book or a relaxing day on the …

6 Scientific Reasons Facebook Turns Everybody Into A Jerk

The internet had such promise. The World Wide Web was going to help us share information, learn about people from different places, and have access …

Psychology

6 Habits That Will Turn You Into One of the Most Mentally Tough People on the Planet

Learn from the best.<p>Who are the most mentally tough people on the planet? Well, that's subjective--but one group without question would have to be Navy SEALs.<p>This incredible article breaks down what SEALs do to cultivate such mental strength and fortitude. But I figured I would add my own …

A Surreal Comme des Garçons Shoot From Soviet Era Georgia Resurfaces

Back in 1989, intrigued by a Georgian painter named Niko Pirosmani, Rei Kawakubo gathered her crew and headed to a hilltop in Soviet Georgia, where she tapped the photographer Brian Griffin to shoot a Comme des Garçons campaign for <i>Six</i>, the brand's stapleless, wordless magazine. Since then, the …

Beautiful clothes and make-up have been my psychological armour in the very worst of times

My mother refused to speak to me for almost 10 years from my early 30s. Unravelling, I sought a cure by talking. I would appear at my therapist’s on Tuesdays at 9am prompt, clad in skirt, heels and full maquillage. Each session my benevolent counsellor would beam, ‘Every week you look more and more …

Cancer

3D Worlds of the Future: An Interview with Digital Artist Gohmn

From high school street artist, to musician, to talented 3D creator, Andrew Williams—“Gohmn” to his online community – has dabbled in a lot of …

Six Simple Sunday Habits To Set You Up For A Productive Week

Go easy on those summer barbecues. Heavy eating on Sunday may sink you into a food coma you’ll still be feeling on Monday.<p>It’s hard not to resent Mondays. The day marks the end of the fun and freedom of the weekend–and that’s especially true during the summer, when ordinary Saturdays and Sundays …

The pornstars whose tunes bang too

Pretty much every facet of the human experience has been explored to some extent in pornography, so it only makes sense that the relationship between porn and music should be be strange, varied, and full of surprises. While there have been enough avant-garde porn soundtracks to put the clichés of …

Meet Walter Pearce, the 20 Year Old Casting Director Changing Fashion

During Hood By Air's Fall/Winter '16 presentation this past February, models stormed the runway, some nervously hobbling and others confidently plowing forward, some visibly shorter than the industry norm and others unusually tall and lanky. Sliding past Anna Wintour and <i>Business of Fashion's</i> Tim …

This Jacket Was 3D-Printed as One Seamless Garment

Clothing production has changed a lot over the years, but for the most part, it still follows the same basic formula of stitching together different …

Zaha Hadid's Most Iconic Buildings

As the first woman to win the Pritzker Architecture Prize, Zaha Hadid arguably did as much as any of her forebears to pave the way for women in architecture. But even this will not be her most enduring legacy: With her sudden death Thursday morning, she leaves behind a host of landmark structures …

7 Habits That Will Make Men Attractive

If you expect to get advice like, “grow a five o’clock shadow” or “work out”, you’re wrong. That kind of advice doesn’t fix the real problem.<p>What you …

12 Natural Remedies To Get Rid Of Acne Scars Fast

Do you struggle with acne scars? Acne is normally caused by changes to your hormones as a teenager, but it can also run in the family or be part of …

9 Mental Habits That Can Make You Feel Bitter

Over the course of our lives, we run across all types of people—and the fact that we're prone to classifying them as "types" shows just how much we …

These Inception-Like Images Will Blow Your Mind

*BRRRRAAAAWWWRWRRMRMRMMRMMM*<p><b>To see more of Buyuktas' work, visit his website, Facebook page, or Instagram.</b>

Facts About David Bowie You May Not Have Known

Looking back on little-reported moments in the life of the Thin White Duke.<p>One day, the frail knot of people and places that is you will dissolve forever. It doesn't matter who you are—one day your body will leap up and kill you. That seems to be a feeling pushing back against everyone's sense of …

The Evolution of Joey Camacho’s Conceptual 3D Art

This motion graphics designer makes a new piece of digital art every day. Here's a look back at his work in 2015.<p>In the past, motion graphics designer Joey Camacho wanted to practice making digital art, but waited for the perfect project to come along. He’d talk a lot about what he would like to …

20+ Strange Animals You Didn’t Know Existed

The world we live in is filled with exotic wildlife, and that means more than just lions and giraffes. There are a multitude of species that are lesser known to the general public and fascinating to learn more about. Redditor preggit decided to introduce a whole batch of these real animals that …

This NYC Skyscraper Design Is Like the Chrysler Building Went to Burning Man and I Love It

The crop of new skyscrapers going up on 57th Street in Midtown Manhattan are very tall, whisper thin, and—yawn—rather boring. This idea for a …

Why Broke People Stay Broke

I wish I had a $1 for every time I received an email asking, "How can I afford personal development if I'm broke?" I'd likely take more online classes than I do now. What else would a self-proclaimed self-help junky do with such a windfall?<p>My response is typically the same. "Personal development …

Cate Blanchett as a Homeless Man? Check Out These Unusual Photos of the Star

The actress assumes some uncharacteristic personas as part of an art exhibition in her native Australia.<p>We've seen Cate Blanchett as a queen, a …

enevu Is a Personal Light You Can Bring Anywhere With You

Your personal light for anywhere and anything you want to do.<p>enevu is a small and efficient LED light that you can bring with you anywhere you go. Using the latest LED technologies, the light is both efficient and long lasting, with three levels of brightness and both a lantern and spotlight mode. …

Robot revolution: rise of 'thinking' machines could exacerbate inequality

Global economy will be transformed over next 20 years at risk of growing inequality, say analysts<p>A “robot revolution” will transform the global economy over the next 20 years, cutting the costs of doing business but exacerbating social inequality, as machines take over everything from caring for …

The Future

Interesting Photo of the Day: Shattered Sunrise

It’s one thing to capture a gorgeous sunrise—it’s another to fracture it. But that’s exactly what New York–based artistic photographer Bing Wright …