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Female genital mutilation: 'Mothers need to say no'

Faduma Ali, 86, still remembers the pain of being circumcised at eight. Horrific as it was, she allowed her own daughters to go through the same ordeal. But when it came to her granddaughters, she decided to step in and stop it<p>"As a little girl I would go looking for the cutters and ask them when …

5 Mistakes You Make When Managing Your Debt

Not all debt is created equal. With that being said, there is no one-size-fits-all approach to managing your debt and avoiding excessive interest, fees and other penalties that could result if not handled properly.<p>Here are five mistakes consumers commonly make with their debt (and ways to avoid …

7 Reasons Why You Might Be Suffering From Workplace Anger

No one is happy all the time at work. After all, it’s called work for a reason.<p>According to a recent Britain-based study, more than half of Britons experience regular “desk rage.” What’s more, a recent Gallup poll shows more than 70% of American employees are either “not engaged” or “actively …

At Apple, Tim Cook Leads a Quiet Cultural Revolution

Shortly after signing on as chief operating officer at Facebook, Sheryl Sandberg was looking to connect with people in a similar role - No. 2 to a brilliant and passionate young founder. She called Tim Cook.<p>"He basically explained nicely that my job was to do the things that Mark (Zuckerberg) did …

Sweet Dreams: Rise of the $1,200 Pajamas

For Sacha Rose, what you wear to bed is just as important as what you wear to the office—if not more so. And shorts and a T-shirt aren’t going to cut it.<p>“You should be as comfortable as possible, you spend all day dressing up for the environment we work in, so when you go home and take them off, …

Cold Hard Truth: 'Flash Freeze' Shows Increasing Complexity of Equity Markets

A glitch that brought the Nasdaq all-electronic market grinding to a halt Thursday afternoon further highlights the complexity of today’s markets, giving birth to a new series of crashes and glitches that were unfathomable 10 years ago.<p>Thursday’s “Flash Freeze,” the name of which plays on the May …

5 Tools that Will You Save You Money

If the Great Recession taught us anything, it was to be more savvy shoppers and learn how to do comparison shop to do more with less.<p>The economy may be improving, but consumers are still hungry for deals and luckily, there are a variety of apps and websites to help them find the best prices on all …

The Quest for College Affordability -- and Why Congress’ Latest Student Loan Bill May be in Vain

President Obama continued his two-day bus tour on Friday pushing a new proposal to create a college ratings system that evaluates schools on a number of criteria including average tuition, graduation rates, debt load of graduates and alumni’s earnings.<p>He says the ratings system will make college …

How to Hedge a $1 Million Portfolio

There's an old joke that highlights the risk inherent in investing: "How do you make a million dollars in the market? Start with two million." A million dollars may not buy what it did when that joke was first written, but it's a nest egg for many investors. In this post, we'll walk through a …

Have Stocks 'Reached a Permanently High Plateau?'

The definition of groupthink is, "a psychological phenomenon that occurs within a group of people in which the desire for conformity in the group results in an incorrect decision-making outcome. Members try to minimize conflict and reach a consensus decision usually without evaluation of …

The Secret to Success – Just Don’t Tell Anyone

What do Apple, Trader Joe’s, Woody Allen, and the NSA all have in common? I could tell you, but then I’d have to shoot you.<p>Of course, they’re famously secretive. In each case, that strategy has been a huge factor in the remarkable success of their products and operations. In business, …

Chase-durer Men Watches : Australia Lowest Chase-durer Price - 880.84LP-BRA

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Study: Happiness Peaks at age 23, 69

Blame your high expectations. According to a study from the Centre for Economic Performance at the London School of Economics to be published this week, life satisfaction peaks at 23 and 69, dipping dramatically in your 50s as life's myriad disappointments kick in.<p>After surveying 23,161 Germans, …

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Weekend Challenge: Fire Hydrant In-Out

Stability exercises like this are highly effective at working the abdominal muscles that make up your six pack<p><i>Join the</i> Women's Health <i>Weekend Challenge to help you meet your fitness goals fast and make your weekend workouts count. Check out our Facebook page every weekend and challenge yourself to</i> …

5 Things to Make a Better Day

Life is going to throw us some challenges, no doubt about it. My mom used to call them character-building experiences. Apparently, I don't have enough character because this stuff keeps coming my way, but I have a kind of first-aid kit now, a spiritual salve I can lather on every day that makes it …

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