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Feel like everyone has more friends? You're not alone

We’ve all been through it: You move to a new city, start a new job or take classes in a new school and it feels like everyone else has way more friends than you do.<p>Don’t get too down on yourself: Other people are also feeling this way, a study published Thursday in Personality and Social Psychology …

Psychology

The Secret to Making Friends in Your 30s (It's a Game Changer)

If you find that it’s a struggle to make new friends in your 30s, you’re <i>definitely</i> not alone. “Once we leave school and are no longer surrounded by a …

The #1 Way to Trick Yourself into Saving More for Retirement

"As much as you can, as early as you can." That’s the savings advice you’ll hear if you walk into any financial planning office with questions about …

Column: Why you should never use timeouts on your kids

When our daughter was 5 and really pushing our buttons — emotionally speaking — my husband and I decided to take a one-day parenting class. (It turns …

What Is An ETF? Three Simple Answers

An extraordinary number of retirement investors find themselves asking “What is an ETF?” Extraordinary because many of them are investors in these funds, whether they realize it or not.<p>An ETF is an “exchange-traded fund.” These types of investments have been around since 1993, but they started …

Why Real Estate Is One of the Best Ways to Make Money

<i>This post appeared first on</i> <i>Make Money Your Way</i><i>.</i><p>After a decade of saving and investing, I think real estate is one of the best ways to make money and build wealth. Here is why.<p>There are many ways to turn a profit with real estate.<p>When you buy a stock, the only way you can make money is if the stock …

21 Times Spending More Now Will Save You Money Later

Invest in a good coffee machine, and you won't need as many Starbucks runs.<p>Even though I usually focus on spending less money in order to save money, …

Personal Finance

5 Signs Your Leadership Style Is Too Soft

There’s huge pressure on leaders to keep employees engaged and inspired and to create workplaces that are fun and fulfilling. But sometimes these initiatives go too far and bottom-line business results suffer. Leaders turn overly soft and are so focused on making people happy that they forget to …

Leadership

Why Shouldn't I Keep a Balance on My Credit Card?

Here's the argument to pay off your credit card every month<p><i>In this series, Tips from the Pros</i>, <i>MONEY taps the collective wisdom of expert financial</i> …

Personal Finance

10 Financial Choices You'll Regret in 10 Years

Avoid these bad moves.<p>Life is full of financial decisions, some simple, some complex, but all with the potential to make a real impact on your life. …

Personal Finance

5 Basic Tips for Investing in Real Estate

If you're just beginning to invest in real estate, you'll find that there's a lot to learn. Real estate investing is more complicated than investing in stocks because of the financial, legal, and extensive due diligence requirements involved. That's why it's a good idea to give yourself a solid …

This Man Has 1,497 Credit Cards and Near-Perfect Credit Score

His wallet weighs 38 pounds.<p>Ever fumble through your wallet at a register, the cashier waiting patiently and people in line behind you less so, as …

Personal Finance

Say This, Not That: A Positive Parenting's Guide

Children, just like adults, can be depressed. Sometimes seemingly normal children with no major life issues can become depressed. It is the result of …

Read with kids

Как правильно читать детям?<p>1. Уберите игрушки, которые могут отвлечь ребенка, и выключите компьютер с телевизором, чтобы читать ребенку в спокойной …

How to Prepare for Saving in Your 40s

<i>This is the second post in a series on saving during different stages of your life. You can go ahead and read the first post in the series about</i> …

The Cruelty Of The Kremlin

"This is the most painful option for me."<p>Oleg Navalny is spending the night in Butyrka, a Tsarist-era prison in central Moscow that for centuries has held Russian criminals, dissidents, and revolutionaries. The writer Alexander Solzhenitsyn spent time inside its cold fortress walls, as did …

Ukrainian serviceman killed in Crimea

A Ukrainian serviceman has been killed in an attack at a military facility in the Crimean capital Simferopol, the defence ministry has said.<p>Al Jazeera's Paul Brennan, reporting from Kiev, said news of the soldier's death had been received with "shock" and that Tuesday's attack had escalated the …

New Study Indicates That Y Chromosome May Be Unnecessary For Reproduction

A new study has promising results for those battling male infertility.<p>Researchers at the John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii have shown that male mice with only two genes from the Y chromosome can successfully produce offspring. The same team previously demonstrated that only …

Marcus Geduld's answer to What should I do about my early life crisis? I’m in my third year of college, studying biology, but I'm not sure what I'm doing anymore. I don't know why I'm here. I don't know what I want out of college.

Here's a secret: there are four types of people in the world:<p>1. People who, from an early age, know exactly what they want to do and are still doing …

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