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The Really Surprising Thing People Get Wrong In Retirement — and 4 Steps to Overcome It

Is it possible we're spending too little?<p>Saving money can be difficult. But spending it? That part was supposed to be easy for retirees who’ve spent …

Retirement

5 Best Travel Gadgets of 2018 (So Far) for Any Kind of Traveler

Sure, 2018 is only half over, but that’s not going to stop us from rounding up our favorite travel gadgets of the year (so far). Here are five best …

Gear & Gadgets

Longchamp's Best Travel Bags Are Majorly on Sale at Nordstrom Right Now

Alright Longchamp fans (Longchampers? Longchampettes?), here’s your chance to score big on the French leather goods company’s classic nylon totes — …

Nordstrom

48 Life-Changing Products On Amazon That Work So Well Reviewers Say They Deserve 6 Stars

I love reading searingly honest product reviews. I know that sounds odd, but there's something gratifying when someone just tells it like it is, …

Shopping

Beware of hidden taxes in retirement

Your taxes in retirement may be a lot more complicated than taxes while you're working.<p>Social Security checks may or may not be taxed, depending on your income. You'll pay federal income taxes on most retirement plan withdrawals , but additional state taxes depend on where you live. Tax rates on …

Retirement

Employers, your idea about employee happiness is all wrong

Rather than investing in a “happiness” culture, companies should think about career opportunities and fostering trust between management and employees.<p>When Google promoted a software engineer named Chade-Meng Tan to the role of “Jolly Good Fellow,” his career–and the entire culture of Silicon …

The Workplace

5 Must-See Aviation Documentaries on Netflix or Amazon

Have a rainy day on your hands and nothing to watch on TV? Below are five favorite aviation documentaries that will take you behind the scenes of …

Aviation

With One Comment, LeBron James Dismissed an Entire NBA Season, the Playoffs, and the Finals

A broken hand? That calls the entire NBA season and post-season into question. It's masterful.<p>Control the narrative.<p>That's a good lesson for anyone starting a business, trying to make a mark in this world, or attempting to combat an injustice (especially against you personally).<p>Last night during …

Basketball

3 Totally Doable Mortgage Hacks That Can Save You Thousands

There's nothing quite like the excitement of finding and buying your dream home. You found a home within your budget, set aside a down payment and …

Personal Finance

The best advice from 2018 commencement speeches

From Ronan Farrow to Abby Wambach, here are some words of wisdom that can motivate you, whether you’re a recent graduate or not.<p>When you’re starting something new, it can help to hear from someone who’s been there before. That’s the gist of commencement speeches. Speakers often share their personal …

University of Pennsylvania

4 Harsh Truths That Will Make You A Better Person

<b>***</b><b>Before we commence with the festivities, I wanted to thank everyone for helping my first book become a Wall Street Journal bestseller. To check it</b> …

Happiness

If You're 65 and Still Working, Avoid Pitfalls and Maximize Benefits

If you plan to delay retirement, watch out for these benefit traps.<p>If saving enough money to retire comfortably is a math problem, working longer is …

Retirement

Planning for Retirement as a Single Person

If you’re unmarried and childless, you need special strategies for retirement saving, health care and estate planning—and a support network you can …

Retirement

34 Best Travel Websites to Save You Money

Travel prices are flying up as the global economy improves and more people are spending to quench their wanderlust. But you can still find good deals …

Personal Finance

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

European Travel

How to Look Like the Smartest Person in Every Meeting

Try these great tips to stand out in your next meeting.<p>My work as an executive leadership coach often has me shadowing the people I'm coaching. And that means sitting in a lot of meetings--as many as seven or eight a day. And I've come to realize that there's always one person who stands out, who …

Body Language

17 cool things to do in Amsterdam

Fast shedding its image as place just to get high, Amsterdam’s thriving start-up scene and mass of big-name brand HQ’s (Netflix, Uber, Nike) means …

Daffodils

Things Not To Do in Montreal

Montreal is one of Canada's most unique and vibrant cities, so why waste a single minute? Don't fall into these tourist traps: read our list of …

Canada

How to pick the perfect carry-on bag and pack it right

Your carry-on bag is your most precious possession when traveling. It contains your identification and tickets, but it can also save you from boredom on a long flight and from wearing the same outfit day after day if your checked bag gets lost.<p>Which bag is best?<p>Before you start packing, measure the …

Powerbank

Important Things to Know About Working During Retirement

Can I Get Social Security Retirement Benefits If I'm Working?<p>Updated January 08, 2018<p>Yes, you can get Social Security retirement benefits and …

Retirement

Why Retirees Should Stick With Stocks

It's not just your imagination, the stock market has been more volatile this year.<p>The Dow Jones Industrial Average<p>is still down by more than 2,000 …

Retirement

How To Get Rid Of All Your Stuff — For $$

We tend to forget just how much junk we’ve stashed away in closets and drawers until we start digging into our nearly forgotten boxes of winter gear. …

Personal Finance

5 Legal Ways To Get Tax-Free Income For Retirement

No one likes paying taxes. Even with the supposed cuts of the Trump tax plan, I hear people complaining about how much taxes they are paying. But with a little help there are a few ways to get tax-free retirement income.<p>I help people work toward reaching financial independence. You know, the day …

Retirement

10 Surprisingly Common Estate Planning Mistakes

From the obvious to the highly obscure, estate-planning problems have one thing in common: They can cause huge, costly headaches for your loved ones. …

Retirement

Hands off my data! 15 default privacy settings you should change right now

On the Internet, the devil’s in the defaults.<p>You’re not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably haven’t even looked for your privacy settings. And that’s exactly what Facebook, Google and other tech giants are counting on.<p>They tout we’re “in control” of our …

Apps

Melinda Gates Just Asked For 1 Thing In Commencement Speeches This Year (And It's Brilliant)

It's graduation season--which means commencement speeches. Melinda Gates just upped the bar in her request of this year's batch.<p>Leadership lessons from Bill and Melinda Gates can be found just about every time they speak in public, whether it's on personal lessons they've learned, people they …

Public Speaking

This savings-account hack will give you almost 20 times what you’re earning now

The world is awash with cash, but you don’t seem to be getting any of it from your bank account.<p>Banks pay almost nothing for deposits these days — …

Personal Finance

28 Places to Go This Summer That Won't Be Full of Tourists

Everyone’s heading to Montauk, and Cape Cod, and Italy. Poor Italy. But wouldn’t it be nice to feel like you’re escaping the zinc-nosed hordes without having to head to Tuvalu? (Psst. It’s a remote island in the South Pacific.) We asked our team of travelers to name the place they’d go that still …

8 City Beaches to Spend the Day At

Trapped in the city for the weekend? We've got you.<p>The U.S. has no shortage of fantastic islands and coastlines to travel to—the Florida Keys, Montauk, <i>Hawaii</i>. But it's easy to forget that there are some beloved patches of sand right on our own doorsteps, from the weird and wonderful boardwalk of …

Coney Island

Travel Experts Share the 57 Pieces of Luggage They Love Most

For someone who likes to travel, my luggage situation is wack. I currently own two very massive, very hefty suitcases that I packed most of my stuff …

Shopping