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4 Signs and Symptoms of Ketosis That Let You Know When Your Body's Burning Fat

Believe it or not, bad breath is a good sign.<p>The ketogenic diet is a trendy high fat, low carbohydrate plan.<br>• By lowering carb intake, your body burns stored fat for fuel.<br>• Getting into a ketogenic state isn't easy, but there are four common signs to watch for.<p>If you spend any time reading weight loss …

Nutrition

Forget Santorini, Check Out Sidi Bou Said in Tunisia

Tourists by the thousands flock to Santorini for the classic pic of whitewashed houses with blue trim and bougainvillea, but an overlooked town in …

North Africa

What is a backdoor Roth IRA?

In late 2017, Congress passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, changing several features of the tax code.<p>The standard deduction increased to $12,000 for individuals and $24,000 for married couples filing jointly for seniors. For high income earners, the new tax law allows a backdoor approach that enables …

Better Than Bonds? A Look at Uncapped Fixed Index Annuities

For safety and performance, it could be time to consider including them in your retirement portfolio to diversify your asset allocation.<p>Most people …

Billionaire Ray Dalio says these 3 books have 'had the biggest impact' on his life

Billionaire hedge fund magnate Ray Dalio has been fascinated with finance since he was 12, when he bought his first stock.<p>He graduated from Harvard …

Hedge Funds

If we don't want our sons to be monstrous men, we have to help them curb their anger

I have never had a job where the mood wasn't set by the temperament of men.<p>I've witnessed men chuck pens, wadded paper, whatever was in their hands, at a wall or down a hallway the second frustration struck. Once, when asked a question, a man slammed his hands on his desk, pointed to his female …

Trump's tariffs: What they are and how they would work

WASHINGTON (AP) — As a tool of national trade policy, tariffs had long been fading into history, a relic of 19th and early 20th centuries that most experts regarded as mutually harmful to all nations involved. But President Donald Trump has dusted them off in recent months and restored tariffs to a …

Globalization

Dollar Shave Club Founder: Why Life Is Defined By Choices

Michael Dubin founded Dollar Shave Club in 2011. Five years later, in 2016, the company was acquired by Unilever for $1 billion. A five-year time horizon for a ten-figure exit is an enviable story. The markers of success are so stark it would be easy to assume the path to a $1 billion acquisition …

Entrepreneurship

50 Fun Things to Do Outside as a Family

Take every opportunity to head outside with your preschooler and have some family fun. If you have children of varying ages, it may be hard to come …

Kids

Heartsick Boy Asks If Atheist Dad Is In Heaven. Pope Francis Reveals The Answer With A Hug.

A tearful little boy grappling with big existential questions after the death of his father received some touching words of consolation from Pope …

Bill Gates Wants You to Watch These 9 TED Talks

You can read what Gates called "one of the most important" books he's ever read, or you can watch these short but amazing TED Talks.<p>In an interview published in <i>Time</i> magazine earlier today, Bill Gates said that the late Hans Rosling's book <i>Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why</i> …

Self-improvement

5 Great Podcasts You Should Start Listening to Right Now

If you want to change your your business (or personal) life for the better, that is.<p>I don't need to convince you to start listening to podcasts.<p>But I do want to convince you to give <i>these</i> podcasts a try. (Some are a little off the beaten business podcast path, but in a very good way.)<p><b>1. WorkLife</b> …

Self-improvement

I didn’t understand male privilege until I became a stay-at-home dad

When my wife returned to work after parental leave, I took my first trip to the grocery with two kids, not knowing I would return home feeling like a hero. On a Monday morning, I pushed the green cart with flame decals through the second set of sliding doors and toward the deli. My 3-year-old son …

Parenting

Is This the Worst Financial Advice Ever?

A skeptical look at the common advice to 'buy term insurance and invest the difference'<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Anyone who knows me knows that I don’t follow "conventional financial wisdom" until after I've asked a lot of questions. Call me skeptical, …

Retirement

19 Secrets Your Millionaire Neighbor Won't Tell You

The secret to financial freedom.<p><i>From time to time we bring you posts from our partners that may not be new but contain advice that bears repeating.</i> …

Personal Finance

13 Smart Questions Everyone Should Ask Their Financial Advisor

Source: Getty Images<p>1 of 15<p>What to know before you decide<p>Everyone needs a little help with some aspect of a financial plan. Whether it’s investing, …

Why Reading Books Should Be Your Priority, According to Science

You're not doing yourself any favors if you're in the 26 percent of American adults who haven't read even part of a book within the past year.<p>More than a quarter--26 percent--of American adults admit to not having read even part of a book within the past year. That's according to statistics coming …

Books

The $131.8 Million Social Security Administration Mistake You Won't Believe

Find out how even Social Security workers get this key benefit wrong .<p>Social Security is complicated, with plenty of different ways to claim …

Why Choosing Between Android And iOS Still Matters

Fire up an iPhone X alongside a Galaxy Note 8 and you might not think there's all that much to choose between Android and iOS any more. They offer …

Apps

Changing Careers? Here’s Exactly What To Put On Your Resume

And what to leave off…<p>It’s not that hard to update your resume when you’re applying for the next role up the ladder in your field. You’re an associate operations manager trying to become a senior operations manager? Just show how what you’ve already done qualifies you to do similar things at a …

Employment

How do you raise resilient kids? Accept them how they are | Nelly Thomas

Girls in particular are taught in a million ways that they should please others. What if we honoured their natural differences?<p>Resilience is one of those buzzwords that was dropped in the lap of parents and educators a few years ago and has sat there since like a puppy – squirming, whining and …

Cute

Here's a budget breakdown of a couple that makes $500,000 a year and still feels average

Americans are falling short when it comes to saving. Even some families earning six-figures have little to no savings.<p>As the example of one New York …

Personal Finance

Once Banned, Now Loved and Loathed: How the AR-15 Became ‘America’s Rifle’

Jeff Swarey bought his AR-15 rifle five years ago after shooting guns in video games. Jessie K. Fletcher, a former Marine sniper, was given one by his platoon after he stepped on a bomb in Afghanistan that blew off his legs. Jessica Dorantes, a Texas police officer, will not go on patrol without …

Why Time Away From Kids Is So Good For A Marriage

Marriage is hard, but marriage with kids is even harder. In fact, studies have shown that the rate of relationship decline is almost twice as fast …

Best Exercises to Get Rid of Man Boobs

"Man boobs" can be one of two things: an enlargement of breast tissue due to hormone changes that result in gynecomastia—a condition that occurs most …

Why The U.S. Electoral System Will Keep Giving Us Unpopular Presidents

Lawrence Lessig, the Harvard professor and political activist, is leading a legal effort to compel states to distribute their electoral votes proportionally.<p>Harvard law professor and political activist Lawrence Lessig briefly ran for president in 2015, but his campaign was more of an effort to …

Government

Stocks Are More Similar to Bonds Than You Think

Ignore conventional wisdom, inflation can harm both at the same time.<p>Historical data show that stocks tend to post strong performances during periods of rising interest rates but only below-average results when inflation is rising or above average.<p>This counterintuitive dynamic was explained by …