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Nine Ways to Give Your Finances an End-of-Year Tune-Up

As the year wraps up, it's time to start thinking about deadlines—and there are a handful of financial deadlines to meet by the end of the year. Here …

Top 10 Web Sites You Should Visit at Least Once a Year

Yearly checkups and other things we should do regularly—but not necessarily that often—can easily be forgotten over the other 364 days' full of …

The Most Common Exercise Injuries (and How You Can Avoid Them)

Injuries are painful, debilitating, and have the potential to set you back weeks or months from your workout goals. A few injuries make up most of …

Muscle

99 Inspirational Quotes That Are Guaranteed To Change Your Life

9 Foundational Habits Young Men Should Start Now to Raise Themselves Right | The Art of Manliness

Awhile back I was driving through the place where I grew up – Edmond, Oklahoma – and happened to pass by my old high school. This wasn’t an unusual …

Is Online Dating Worth It? An FAQ

You've probably heard of online dating. You may even have a few friends that do it. But, despite your curiosity, you haven't been able to convince …

The Complete Guide to Avoiding (and Removing) Windows Crapware

Windows has a lot going for it, but it's also saddled with one of computing's biggest annoyances: crapware. Here's everything you need to know about …

Manly Quotes | 80+ Quotes on Men & Manhood | The Art of Manliness

When putting together our two paperback books, we sought to pepper the text in each with quotes about men and manhood. What we quickly discovered was …

The Apps You Need to Deauthenticate Before Selling Your Devices

Selling a computer, smartphone, or tablet should be as easy as wiping all your personal data off of it and handing it over to the buyer, but …

How Much Money Are You Saving for Retirement?

Probably the biggest money mistake many of us are making is not saving enough early enough; we need to have enough saved by the time we retire to …

What Should I Do With My Old, Orphaned 401(k)s?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I've worked a few jobs, and all of them have offered 401(k) retirement plans. The trouble is, when I leave a company, that 401(k) is …

Take a Day Off and Put Yourself Through Financial Boot Camp

You have a 401(k) from an old employer that you haven't looked at in weeks, a high-interest credit card you've been meaning to do something about for …

Personal Finance

The Card Guide Teaches You How to Make the Most of Your Credit Cards

Some credit cards can be very rewarding, but the best way to use your credit cards isn't always obvious. Wallaby's card guide is a primer on all …

How to Undo the Damage of Sitting - 7 Simple Exercises | The Art of Manliness

If you’re like most men living and working in a techno-service economy, you probably spend a good deal of your day sitting down. You go from the …

10 Easy Shrimp Recipes Everyone Will Love

<b>1. Ginger, Garlic & Chili Shrimp</b><p>In this quick and easy recipe -- adapted from The Splendid Table's <i>How To Eat Supper</i> by Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Sally Swift -- jumbo shrimp are bathed in a brine flavored with salt, sugar and chili powder, and then sautéed with loads of fresh ginger and garlic. It's …

Top 10 Food Infographics to Hang in Your Kitchen or Save to Your Phone

Sometimes, a chart or infographic is the best way to communicate complex topics—like what the different types of cuts of beef are (and how to cook …

This Week's Top Downloads

Every week, we share a number of downloads for all platforms to help you get things done. Here were the top downloads from this week.<p>Google's Chrome …

Apps

The Essential Android Security Features You Should Enable Right Now

Your phone is probably the most personal device you own. You carry it with you at all times, and it can access a large chunk of your most sensitive …

Manliness and Physical Fitness | The Art of Manliness

<i>This post begins our series on the five switches of manliness. The five switches of manliness are the power switches that are connected to our primal</i> …

How to Make Popular Cocktails | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Mike Hagan, a bartender and a recent feature in our So You Want My Job series.</i><p>There’s been a trend lately to …

Top 10 Incredibly Useful Windows Programs to Have On Hand

Some apps are essential, and you use them every day. Everyone knows their names: Firefox, VLC, 7-Zip, and so on. However, there’s another class of …

Software