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Love Advice from the Original 'Bachelorette': Trista Sutter

Trista Sutter was the very first ‘Bachelorette’ to grace our television screens and win not only the hearts of America but of her now husband, Ryan …

20 Habits Happy Couples Have (But Never Talk About)

<i>Nothing in this world is more difficult than love.<br>And nothing is more worth it.</i><p>A happy couple is not a ‘perfect couple’ that comes together, but an …

Understand investing options

Summarised below are the short-term and long-term financial investment options available for Indian investors.<p><b>1. Savings Bank Account</b><br>Use only for …

What The Heck Is A W-2? A Beginners' Guide To Filing Taxes In 2015

<i>UPDATE: For tips on filing your taxes in 2016 — on your 2015 income– check out our updated guide.</i><p>Tax season has officially begun. That means once you have the appropriate paperwork (more on that later) you can go online to e-file your tax return. You technically have until April 15 to file and pay …

7 math tricks that'll make your life easier

When trying to plan for retirement, or figure out whether to make an investment, one helpful thing to know is how long it will take to double your initial capital.<p>And when you're considering taking a new job with an annual salary, it might be useful to know how that salary compares with what you'd …

Four Ways To Innovate Using Big Data And Analytics

When it comes to big data, organizations are feeling the need for speed. Using the cloud as a platform for innovation, companies are rolling out big data and analytics technologies not simply to transform how they engage with customers, but to change how their businesses do business.<p>This …

Ask HN: What new or hot technology do you recommend learning?

I feel that I've been procrastinating a lot in my free time and it's time to learn something new.<p>I see the hype around Go and Rust and I believe I'm …

The Average American Has This Much Saved in a 401(k) -- How Do You Compare?

By breaking out the numbers for age and income, we get a much clearer picture.<p><i>This article was updated on February 8, 2017, and originally published</i> …

Retirement

17 Mind-Blowing Facts About Warren Buffett And His Wealth

And how good an investor is Warren Buffett really? We've put together some facts that really put him in perspective.

How to Create a Great Presentation in Just 15 Minutes

Did you know that the highest paid profession in America is professional speaking? Speakers can earn between $5,000 and $10,000 for a 20 minute …

The Top 10 Insights from the “Science of a Meaningful Life” in 2014

It’s time once again for our favorite year-end ritual here at UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center: Our annual list of the top scientific …

Single Teacher, DEBT FREE!

I have constantly heard how little teachers make compared to other careers. Despite that, teaching has always been my passion and I went to a private …

Debt Management

Toyota Wants Everyone to Know How It Made Its Hydrogen-Powered Car

Toyota announced Monday it will make available decades of research on its hydrogen-powered car to competitors in the auto industry, a move that the …

Problem Based Learning Explained for Teachers

January 4, 2015<br>Project based learning and problem based learning are two didactic approaches to learning that are often used interchangeably to refer …

6 Mobile Apps to Kick-start Your 2015 Productivity

A serial entrepreneur shares his top picks for a more productive 2015.<p>Many of us are making a point to be more productive in 2015. Here are some of the best apps available for iOS and Android to help you this year insanely productive:<p>1. Contactually<p>For years I've been a huge fan of Contactually, …

18 Things I've Learned about Changing Habits, Settings Goals, and Living Life

Self-Refinement Through the Wisdom of the Ages: New Year’s Resolutions from Some of Humanity’s Greatest Minds

At the outset of each new year, humanity sets out to better itself as we resolve to eradicate our unhealthy habits and cultivate healthy ones. But while the most typical New Year’s resolutions tend to be about bodily health, the most meaningful ones aim at a deeper kind of health through the …

Here's The Brilliant Trading Advice 50-Year NYSE Veteran Art Cashin Has For Investors

So, what kind of wisdom does this veteran have for us after all that he's seen?<p>He shared a time-tested strategy in an interview on CNBC:<p>"...one of the key things that people can do, particularly if they're starting their investment plan, <b>there's something called dollar-cost investing, in which you</b> …

Investing

Here's Why The 'Rule Of 72' Is Such A Great Math Hack

That trick is the rule of 72: Take your interest rate, and divide it into 72.<p>For example: If you expect a 6% average annual return, the doubling time will be 72/6 = 12 years.<p>That's much easier than trying to reverse engineer some complicated compound interest formula.<p>The reason this works comes …

Mathematics

Here Are The Most And Least Expensive Ways To Drill For Oil

There are a bunch of ways to drill for oil.<p>You can drill it in your backyard if you're in the right spot, or you can go just offshore and drill it from the ocean.<p>You can also frack for it or extract oil from tar sands.<p>But whichever way you choose to procure your oil, the costs are going to be …

Oil

15 Money Tips To Make You Rich In 2015

To make 2015 your most lucrative year yet, you may have to do some things differently than what you've done in the past.<p>Here are 15 action items that can put you ahead regardless of what happens with the economy in the coming year and beyond:<p>You can't fix what you don't know, so the first step is …

Personal Finance

Wealth Logic

Behavioral finance (a combination of economics and psychology) shows that we make many of our investment decisions for emotional reasons rather than …

How To Win The Impulse War Inside Your Brain

Your brain is complicated. Understanding how it works can help you make better decisions.<p>What role do our emotions play in decision-making? Some might say it’s a fairly contentious one. Acting on emotions without reason can be dangerous. 17th-century French philosopher Descartes would have you …

10 counterintuitive quotes on learning that will make you a better student

Imagine if you could use 5 simple shortcuts while working in Excel, and increase your productivity without wasting time for searching information in …