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8 Analyst Stocks Under $10 With Massive Upside Potential

<b>Micron Technology</b><p>Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) may have formally missed the sub-$10.00 mark by two cents at the close of the week, but this …

4 Costly Mistakes That Can Destroy Your Credit Score

Credit scores play a large role in our financial lives. FICO, the nation’s leading credit score, is used in 90% of credit decisions. If you have a FICO score above 750, your excellent credit rating will help you get the lowest rates on credit cards, loans and even (in most states) auto insurance …

I fed myself on $2 a day for a month, and the hardest part had nothing to do with food

I was skeptical heading into the experiment. It sounded dreadful — and impossible — but surprisingly, a $2-a-day food budget is more than possible.<p>Perhaps even more surprising was what I found to be the hardest part of the challenge. It wasn't coping with hunger pains or sacrificing chocolate, one …

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5 Healthy and Quick Lunches You Can Make For $5

Prep a few minutes the night before and you’ll eat like a king come noon—without straining your wallet<p>It’s no secret that brown-bagging your lunch is cheaper, healthier, and all around better than buying an overpriced, oversized sandwich at the corner deli. But even so, most of us don’t have much …

Grab 24 Free Ebooks to Learn a New Programming Language

There are so many programming languages to choose from if you want to learn to code or continue your programming journey. This collection of free …

6 New Rules of Sex Appeal

Learn to conquer your dating competition and make your attractiveness soar by mastering these secrets<p>Leo, Beckham, Clooney: Rich, powerful, admired.<p>But their appeal goes beyond fame or earning power. Call it charisma, call it confidence. Social scientist Catherine Hakim, Ph.D., calls it "erotic …

Is It Okay if Your Doctor’s Visit Doesn’t Include a Doctor?

Use this guide to gauge when you need to see a primary care physician, and when your health is just fine in the hands of other providers<p>Something is bothering you. Maybe it’s a rattling cough that won’t go away, or a new lump that popped up someplace it shouldn’t.<p>You finally decide to get it looked …

Your Willpower Won’t Help You Lose Weight, You Need To Change Your Environment

Why? Brian Wansink says we rely too much on willpower to change our ways and too little on what he calls “slim by design.” If we want to really to …

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11 Essential Rules to Dressing Like an Adult

How to dress like a confident, in-the-know guy<p>Your driver’s license gives away your age. Don’t let your clothes do the same. Now is the time to start showing off the older, wiser, sophisticated man you are—starting with these essentials.<p><b>1. Find a suit that fits.</b> <br>A little boy wearing a suit for the …

Never Miss Another Workout

Don't let your motivation fade. Here are five simple ways to adhere to your workout routine and get results you've always wanted<p>Nearly two out of three gym memberships go unused. Don’t let yours be one of them. Stick to your fitness plan with these five easy ways to boost motivation.<p><b>Change Your …

A Rich Guy Explains How to Make a Fortune (or Go Broke)

We asked the tough financial questions to an investor who has more money in his wallet than you have in your bank account<p>It's a new year, and a new opportunity to get rich. Or at least start making better financial choices.<p>But where to begin? You could seek guidance from your uncle, who swears he …

2015 Ram ProMaster City: Little Van, Big Potential

When you’re an automaker approaching 5 consecutive years of month-over-month and year-over-year growth you’re well past the realm of “timing the market right” or “executing on some critical launches.” That kind of sustained momentum requires consistent design, engineering, product planning and …

The Food Lab: The Easiest Foolproof Crispy Pan-Seared Fish You'll Ever Make

How many of you have ruined a delicate fish filet by trying to pry it off the pan that it's fused itself to? Yeah, I thought so.<p>You know the real reason why I don't get as much fish in my diet as I'd like to? It's not because I don't like fish—I love it. It's not because I don't have access to good …

Buffalo Chicken Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

<b>Read more: Buffalo Chicken Macaroni and Cheese</b><p>Ingredients2 teaspoons cornstarch1 (12-ounce) can evaporated milk2 eggs1/2 pound elbow macaroni6 ounces block American cheese, roughly grated or diced6 ounces sharp cheddar cheese, roughly grated or diced1/4 cup Frank's hot sauce1 to 2 cups shredded …

How to Repair a Damaged Professional Relationship

If you've spent enough time in the workforce, you almost certainly have a trail of damaged professional relationships behind you. That doesn't mean …

Hey, Stranger. Allow Me to Formally Introduce Myself…

Hey, stranger. Allow me to formally introduce myself: I’m Madeline Haller, your new Girl Next Door.<p>Maybe you’ve read my latest column in the May issue of <i>Men’s Health</i> (pg. 58, I’m on newsstands now!). If you follow the Girl Next Door social media accounts, you <i>may</i> have seen my headshot, or caught a …

I Tried Speed Dating with a Bag over My Face. Here's What Happened

When you've only got 5 minutes to make a first impression, how much do looks really matter? Our reporter found out by covering up<p>The latest craze in London is speed dating with a paper bag on your head. No, seriously. It's the perfect antidote to the digital narcissism of today's young singles, who …

Do Odor-Resistant Fabrics Work?

Continue your favorite summertime activities—minus the stench<p>You would never aim to be the most pungent guy in the room. But outdoor activities make us sweat, creating smelly situations. Instead of trying to cover up with cologne, choose odor-resistant fabrics that can curb your stench before it …

So You Think You Can't Design a Good Workout? You Can—with These 3 Tips

It's not brain surgery. Follow this top trainer's advice to get the results you always wanted<p>The topic of program design is an extensive one. There are entire books, seminars, and conferences dedicated to it. People spend years studying it, so it's no surprise that the average guy has trouble when …

The 2-Minute Video That Will Get You Laid Tonight, Guaranteed

Why men everywhere should be thanking Fifty Shades of Grey<p>Hey, what's that video your wife keeps checking on her iPhone, cupping her hands around the screen to view it like it's a secret? Why, it's the just-released <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> trailer—2 minutes of vaguely steamy melodrama to tide her over …

4 Places You Shouldn’t Touch During Sex

Unless you want it to stop, that is<p>Great sex is all about spontaneity and exploration—assuming, of course, you have her consent—but there are a few parts of her body you shouldn’t touch willy-nilly.<p>Here are four such spots you’re better off avoiding. (For explicit instructions on where and how you</i> …

Comcast's customer service nightmare is painful to hear

We've all been there<p>Almost anyone that has tried to cancel cable service, wireless service, or a gym membership knows how difficult it can be to do over the phone, but a recent call to Comcast by one customer might take the cake for the worst of them all. Ryan Block, formerly of <i>Engadget</i> and now at …

When to Say No to New Responsibilities at Work

Usually you should embrace new tasks and responsibilities at work to demonstrate your potential, but sometimes an opportunity comes along that might …

3 Ways to Sculpt a Rock-Hard Butt She'll Want to Grab

Want a desirable derrière? Use these exercises to hit your glutes from every direction<p>Sitting all day can cause your glutes to grow weak and your butt to sag—and that's a turnoff for the ladies. Unfortunately, reshaping your backside isn't as simple as getting out of your chair and squatting more, …

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 168<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Numbeo Tells You How Much It Costs to Live or Travel in a City

The next time you travel and want to budget out your trip, Numbeo will tell you the incidental costs of your travel in any city, including …

To recover consciousness, brain activity passes through newly detected states

Anesthesia makes otherwise painful procedures possible by derailing a conscious brain, rendering it incapable of sensing or responding to a surgeon's …

The Leg Workout That Will Turn Your Lower Body to Jelly—in 15 Minutes!

Hit your legs from all angles with this quick, grueling circuit<p>Working your lower body is tough. The movements that train your quads, glutes, and hamstrings—like squats and lunges—require a ton of effort and a lot of willpower. No wonder leg day gets a bum rap.<p>But you don't have to spend 45 minutes …