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How to start investing if you have $100 or less

The thought of investing can feel intimidating, particularly if you don’t have a lot of money to work with.<p>But new apps and trading platforms are making it easy to start investing with as little as $5. And they can help you spread your risk across multiple stocks and bonds to achieve the kind of …

5 Slow, Difficult Steps To Becoming A Millionaire

Written By Dale Partridge · 191 Comments<p>I remember telling my Dad at a young age how I would become a millionaire by 30. He gave me the …

Sheltersuit coat doubles as a sleeping bag for the homeless

<b>Dutch Design Week 2015:</b> fashion designer Bas Timmer has used abandoned tents to create jackets that turn into waterproof sleeping bags for homeless …

Testosterone and the Drive for Male Status | The Art of Manliness

<i>Welcome back to our series on male status. This series aims to help men understand the way status affects our behavior, and even physiology, so we</i> …

Are You Living Only Three of the Seven States of Consciousness?

We live our 24/7 daily cycles of life by going through the waking, dreaming, and sleeping states of consciousness--unless one has perpetual insomnia!<p>In our quiet moments, we often ask ourselves the question, "Is there more to life?" or "What is the purpose of my life?" In the search for more …

Meditation

How do I Start Lucid Dreaming?

Many of the questions I get about Lucid Dreaming come from complete beginners to the subject, and by far the most popular is, simply: "How do I do it?"<p>In my experience, there is a five step process to becoming an intentional lucid dreamer. First, you have to be able to remember your dreams: you can …

12 Best places for Teaching English Abroad

The top 12 places for teaching English abroad<p>Teaching English Abroad allows you take your travel experiences to the next level. Whereas most …

Language Learning

Download 110 Free Philosophy eBooks: From Aristotle to Nietzsche and Wittgenstein

by Dan Colman, Open Culture: http://www.openculture.com/2014/11/download-110-free-philosophy-ebooks-from-aristotle-to-nietzsche-wittgenstein.html<p>Just …

How to Awaken the Kundalini

<b>Video –</b> The human energetic body, also referred to as the pranic sheath or astral body, is an intricate network of 72,000 nadis that facilitate the …

Following Elvis: Never-Before-Seen Photos of the King at Work and Play

Please Mr. Postman, 1956<p>On the train from Richmond, Virginia to New York, Elvis reads a fan letter to DJ Fontana (his drummer), and shows him the …

Shifting Realities, Feedback Loops and Truly Getting Free

It appears things change more than we think – way more, and in more ways. Even when we’re aware of the underlying reality of constant change, we …

It’s time to bring James Franco's reign of half-assed artistry to an end

You might not know it, but James Franco has a new movie coming out this weekend.<p>His documentary about the history of Saturday Night Live will be released on Hulu on Saturday evening, just in time for the show’s 40th-season premiere. But for Franco, one movie isn’t enough. Did you hear about his new …

100 Best Albums of the 2000s

50<p>Bright Eyes, ‘I’m Wide Awake It’s Morning’<p>Conor Oberst, the folkie boy-child from Omaha, started putting out his own indie records at 13, so he was …

11 Useful, Genius Math Tricks That Are Actually Easy

"Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas," said Albert Einstein. So learning some basic and impressive math must at least be the …

How to Lose Your Mind and Create a New One

Breaking the habit of being yourself requires – dare I say it? – discipline. Daily discipline. And once you embark on it, it’s the most wonderful …

How to Disappear (almost) Completely: living off the grid

Your day begins at dawn. After all, you are lying in a sleeping bag under the open sky grateful that you haven't: a) been stabbed by a grifter, b) been trampled by a herd of animals or c) contracted hypothermia and frozen to death. Then it's off for a morning routine that involves foraging for food …

Downloading Information from the Field through Inner Silence

Brandon West, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>“My brain is only a receiver, in the Universe there is a core from which we obtain knowledge, strength and …

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

Linux

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

NPR Music's 100 Favorite Songs Of 2013

What do you have to do, as a song, to win our hearts? You have to sink in. You have to stop someone dead in her tracks. You need to cause that man to act a fool. Scrunch a nose, tense a shoulder, drop an ass.<p>We compile our 100 Favorite Songs much like we do the work on our 50 Favorite Albums list, …

Mind Garden Meditation: How to Connect More With Your Subconscious Feelings

The “Mind Garden” meditation is a mental exercise you can do to build a stronger connection with your subconscious mind.<p>The basic idea is to imagine …

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