Kelly Schneider

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This Couple Went From Having $150,000 in Debt to $1.5 Million in Savings. Here's How

16 years ago, they had $150,000 in debt. Now, they have $1.5 million in savings.<p>When Al and Lesia Riddick got married 16 years ago, they had about …

Personal Finance

Rising seas: 'Florida is about to be wiped off the map'

In 1890, just over six thousand people lived in the damp lowlands of south Florida. Since then the wetlands that covered half the state have been largely drained, strip malls have replaced Seminole camps, and the population has increased a thousandfold. Over roughly the same amount of time the …

Sea Level

What Parents of YouTube Influencers Need to Know to Keep Their Kids Safe

YouTube is flooded with influencer content that targets the under-13 crowd.<p>Take Ryan ToysReview, the six-year old “kidfluencer” who took home a …

How to stream music on a schedule with Alexa Routines

A few months ago, Amazon rolled out one of the larger feature updates for Alexa speakers to date: Routines. This lets you automate lights and other connected devices on a schedule, or lump multiple commands into one. "Alexa, good night" could be programmed to turn off smart bulbs around the house, …

The Genocide the U.S. Didn’t See Coming

Barack Obama was determined to open up to Myanmar. Now the country’s military is slaughtering its most vulnerable ethnic group. Could the United States have prevented it?<p><b>Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh</b>—The Moynarghona refugee camp, a claustrophobic, chaotic mass of bamboo and tarpaulin shacks, slumps over …

Human Rights

How to Make Money as a Stay-at-Home Mom

Here are some ideas for moms to earn cash from home.<p>Working moms are the rule rather than the exception. Seventy percent of moms with kids under 18 work, and more than 75 percent of those moms work full time. In fact, mothers are the primary or sole earners for 40 percent of U.S. households with …

Employment

A Walmart executive who sold his first startup for $6 million, 2nd for $550 million, and 3rd for $3 billion, reveals how he became wildly successful

• <b>Marc Lore is the president and CEO of Walmart eCommerce in the US.</b>• <b><br>He founded Quidsi and sold it to Amazon in 2011 for over $500 million. Then he founded Jet.com and sold that to Walmart in 2016 for $3 billion and stock. His first startup was acquired for $6 million.</b>• <b><br>Lore says radical transparency,</b> …

I Took Melatonin Every Night—Until I Learned This

When a friend first told me about melatonin, it seemed almost too good to be true: The sleep aid is 100% natural, is available over the counter, and …

Why Has the E.P.A. Shifted on Toxic Chemicals? An Industry Insider Helps Call the Shots

WASHINGTON — For years, the Environmental Protection Agency has struggled to prevent an ingredient once used in stain-resistant carpets and nonstick pans from contaminating drinking water.<p>The chemical, perfluorooctanoic acid, or PFOA, has been linked to kidney cancer, birth defects, immune system …

Trump Administration

How Do We Find Meaning in Life?

Human beings certainly gravitate to religion and it seems we all have an tendency to believe in some sort of karma. Your mind may <i>require</i> meaning. …

Happiness

How to find podcasts for your kids

Everyone agrees we're living in the golden age of podcasts, with shows like "S-Town" and "Science Vs." scoring nearly as much water-cooler discussion as your average "Walking Dead" episode.<p>But where's the content for kids? Are there even age-appropriate podcasts out there? If so, where can parents …

Kids

8 TED Talks to Help You Overcome Your Fear of Failure

Eight videos that will help inspire you to go for your dreams.<p>Guest Writer<p>Author and Brand Storyteller<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Debbie Millman told me her biggest regret was not “going for it” after she graduated college. She took the “safe” option, got a job and …

TED Talks

50 Books Recommended by This Year's TED Speakers

The much-buzzed-about conference generated a gargantuan list of intriguing book recommendations.<p>TED is one of the world's premier cultural events, providing not just a chance for the thousand or so attendees to hear from some of the smartest people around, but also opening up this knowledge to …

Books

A Lovely, Non-Traumatizing Way To Break The News About Santa To Your Kids

Read this viral Facebook post.<p>After years of keeping up the Santa Claus charade, parents sometimes have a hard time breaking the news of his nonexistence to their kids.<p>But one parent has shared a lovely idea to frame the conversation. Mom Charity Hutchinson reposted an idea she came across online …

A 12-Step Guide to Picking a Name for Your Startup

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.</i><p>Finding the right name for your startup can have a significant impact on your success. The wrong name …

My kids are more important than my career – so to hell with the job

I worry that every time I make a yellow-bellied retreat under the guise of work, I may be dragging the kids back to the grief of their mum’s death<p>Hello, my name is Adam and I think I’m guilty of being a self-serving arsehole. Truth can hide in full view. Bad things then happen because no one saw …

Facile

Babies After 35

Savvy Entrepreneurs Who Don't Waste Time: The One Page Business Plan - OLBlog

<i>Often, I hear from entrepreneurs who want to write a business planand can’t figure out what they need from what they don’t. It can quickly become a</i> …

19 Easy And Adorable Animal Snacks To Make With Kids

Babysitters and parental units, meet your new secret snack weapon.<p>Thanks to <i>Canadian Family</i> columnist Jill Dubien for lots of these cute ideas.

How To Make Ice Cream Sandwiches for a Crowd

(Image credit: Jeff Roffman)<p>Homemade ice cream sandwiches are already pretty simple to make. You bake a dozen cookies, you fill them individually …

#21DaysOfSummerMindfulness Challenge – Day 16 – Developing Mindfulness in Children

<b>Emotional Intelligence</b> is the capacity of individuals to recognize your own, and other people’s emotions, to discriminate between different feelings …

The Secret Life of Brothers and Sisters: Five lessons for parents who want their children to get on

We all know how our relationships with our parents may shape the kind of person we become, and our own future romantic liaisons – but what about the relationships we have with our siblings? As everyone who has a brother or sister will know, dealing with your familial other halves can be …

Top 10 Countertops: Prices, Pros & Cons - Kitchen Countertops Costs - RemodelingImage.com - Remodeling Ideas, Costs, Tips, and Advice

Today we’re exploring countertops and solid surfaces for kitchens, bathrooms, and for all related home improvement and DIY needs!<p>Selecting a new …

Home Improvement

5 Easy Ways I Balance My Hormones Every Day: A Functional Medicine Doctor Explains

I recently found out (after genetic testing) that I don't detoxify estrogen well at all. The estrogen level in my blood was low, so I never thought I …

21 ways to have a stylish and organized workspace

If cleanliness is next to godliness, then maintaining an organized home office just might be akin to nirvana.<p>There's nothing more stultifying than a desk crowded with random receipts, mismatched pens and caps and books left open with the best of intentions.<p>So we did a little digging and found out …

These 10 Questions Can Foretell If You'll Be Successful In Life

Success isn’t limited to just how far you’ve climbed up the corporate ladder, but other aspects of your life, too, such as instilling a healthy …

Entrepreneur Courses: Learn How to Start a Business With (Almost) No Money

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Entrepreneur has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>“You don’t need the money, you need a better strategy.” Has anyone ever told you this? Does it sound like a far-out theory that …

Small Business