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Elizabeth Warren wants to give Social Security recipients a special bonus

<b>Elizabeth Warren wants Social Security recipients to receive a special one-time payment (Investment News)</b><p>Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass. introduced a bill that would pay Social Security recipients a one-time stipend designed to offset the absence of a cost of living adjustment in 2016. Investment …

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How To Fix A Broken Phone: Six Common Hardware Faults

I am a magnet for phone trouble. I'm used to typing with a cracked phone screen, taking photos with a hazy camera, listening to music that can barely …

7 Surprising Brain Hacks to Build Enormous Confidence

Are you ever held back by a lack of confidence? Does this prevent you from achieving your goals and becoming ultimately successful?<p>I’ve collected the …

What Is Return on Equity and Why Should You Care?

A mutual fund portfolio manager explains how his firm uses it to pick stocks<p>Return on equity is net income divided by shareholder equity. "It's a …

Here's How Much Money Some YouTube Stars Actually Make

Millions of followers means millions of dollars.<p>Forbes just released a list of the 10 highest-paid YouTubers.<p>PewDiePie, aka Felix Kjellberg, took the top spot. He earns $12 million a year playing video games and making jokes to his 40 million followers. Smosh rang in at number two, with Ian Hecox …

The Man Who Builds Luxury Bomb Shelters for Paranoid One Percenters

Robert Vicino believes the rich don't live on the same scale as ordinary people in today's society—so why should that change after the end of the world? For a mere $35,000, his company will make their apocalypse experiences truly swanky.<p>As we roll down US Highway 41 in Terre Haute, Indiana , my …

The Planet-Saving, Capitalism-Subverting, Surprisingly Lucrative Investment Secrets of Al Gore

The former vice president has led his firm to financial success. But what he really wants to do is create a whole new version of capitalism.<p>“When i left the White House in 2001, I really didn’t know what I was going to do with my life,” Al Gore told me this summer, at his office in the Green Hills …

5 ways to sneak in more greens (and detox)

Nourishing your body shouldn’t be exhausting. My clients and readers of my website, TheHealthyApple.com, are always asking me for new ways to sneak more greens into their meals and snacks, so this month I’m going to give you a few ideas to inspire you to reap the benefits of greens. We all want to …

Juice Fuels Listeria on Caramel Apples, Study Finds

Sticks poked into caramel apples release enough juice to make a nice, nourishing place for Listeria bacteria to grow, researchers reported Tuesday.<p>They believe their findings help explain an outbreak of Listeria linked to caramel apples last winter that killed seven people and made at least 35 sick.<p>…

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Report: Dell may spin out one of its businesses in an IPO

Dell’s cyber security business unit SecureWorks could be on the verge of going public, according to a report Friday by the <i>Wall Street Journal</i>.<p>This …

The best vitamins to fix your 14 worst vices

Beneath the veneer of every health-conscious woman lurk a few nasty habits. After all, nobody's perfect. And though you can't pop a pill for every peccadillo, there are some adjustments—right in plain sight in the vitamin aisle—that can minimize the impact of your dirty little secrets. Of course, …

To find the most attractive stocks, go to DIVCON 5

What’s the best way to pick a stock?<p>There isn’t only one answer, of course. There are many fundamental approaches that focus on financial statements, …

Cut-and-paste ‘tattoo’ monitors health 24/7

Engineers have figured out how to mass produce an inexpensive wearable patch that continuously monitors vital signs for health and performance …

The Smartest Entrepreneurs Are Listening to These 10 Podcasts

Want to become a better entrepreneur? Start listening to one or all of these 10 podcasts.<p>The rumor mill says Apple and major car manufacturers are in talks to have podcasting be the new "car radio." While I won't speculate, there is no doubting that podcast listenership has grown over the …

25 Stir-Fry Recipes to Rock Out With Your Wok Out

Every cook has <i>that</i> piece of cookware—the one they keep coming back to day after day. That could be a stainless steel sauté pan, a cast iron skillet, or an enameled cast iron Dutch oven, but for me it's unquestionably my wok. I've been using the same cheap carbon steel wok for years, and it's one of …

HugeDomains.com - TechyOucan.com is for sale (Techy Oucan)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Six things you should do after buying a new Android Phone

So, are changing your old Android Phone with a new multi-facet phones in the market? With companies like Xiaomi, Samsung, Sony, Motorola and LG …

Want to know when you will you fall in love and get married? See your palm lines carefully

Advertisement<p>Do you wonder about your love life and marriage? Do you know that your palm holds all the information needed to sort out the right …

Hack Your Hangers: 10 Ways to Total Closet Organization Domination

Your most delicate slips too often slip right off the hanger -- don't let them end up on the floor! Sew a button on a padded hanger and use the button to keep the straps from falling off the hanger.

4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

Drug mentioned by Hippocrates may reverse Alzheimer's memory loss

Salsalate is already used for arthritis but it could bring back memories of people suffering from Alzheimer's disease<p>One of the world’s oldest drugs which was first mentioned by Hippocrates in the 5th Century BC could help restore memory in Alzheimer’s patients, scientists hope.<p>Salsalate, which …

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Office 2016 arrives with features meant to take on Google (and everyone else)

Office 2016 is out of preview today, and in a sentence, it represents Microsoft's most obvious effort yet to catch up with Google Drive. Though the new release looks generally the same as the last version, it's designed for sharing and collaboration in a way that Office 2013 really wasn't. In …

Ease Your Neck and Shoulder Pain in Less Than 10 Minutes

It's not as enjoyable as a massage, but it works better<p>If you regularly get neck or shoulder pain—or even burning sensations down your arm—try this stretch from <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour.<p>It’s designed to relieve the “neuro-tension” in your neck and traps and help mobilize your …

Taking Up These 10 Hobbies Will Make You Smarter

There is a general perception that we can’t do much to enhance our intelligence. It’s almost always believed that whether you’re smart or not is …

A fitness wearable that actually bears being called intelligent

In an era where we as consumers have suddenly become obsessed with tracking our every activity--from distance covered using GPS to heart rate trends …