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I'm a financial planner — here are the best pieces of advice I can give you about what to do with your cash

• <b>Cash in the bank is a good thing – up to a certain point.</b>• <b><br>Banks insure only up to $US250,000 in an account, so if you have more than that, your money</b> …

Where Coco Chanel Spent Her Time in Paris

LIFESTYLE TRAVEL<p>Coco Chanel may not have been a Paris native (in fact, she hailed from Saumur, France), but her name has forever been connected to …

France

6 genius tips from a couple who paid off $330,000 of debt in 5 years

TaiMcNeely almost didn't marry her now-husband Talaat after discovering he had debt: he owed more than $30,000 from credit cards and vehicles.<p>Talaat wasn't alone in his financial struggles. The average American household carries $5,700 in credit card debt alone, and those who take out student loans …

Personal Finance

How to Invest $500 a Month and Become a Millionaire in 30 Years

Investing $500 a month is a simple and easy process to build wealth.<p>If you have $500 left over at the end of every month, you can easily achieve …

Investing

What's The Best Workout To Help You Wake Up In The Morning? The Scientific 7-Minute Workout Can Give You A Surprising Boost

If mornings aren't your jam, and you hit snooze eleventy-million times before diving head first into a pot of dark roast, you probably don't have a …

Exercise

Tone Every Inch of Your Body With These 100 Effective Bodyweight Moves

Here it is! The ultimate guide to the best bodyweight moves. Bookmark this for later so you can create your own workout by mixing and matching these badass moves, and watch your body transform. Maybe you want an all-butt workout with squats and lunges. Maybe you want to focus on toning your arms …

Workouts

The Best Back Exercises: The Only Workout You Need for That Perfect V-Shape Torso

The muscles you can't see in the mirror matter just as much as the ones in front. Here are the exercises to keep you looking good from all angles.<p>Sometimes you forget things: Where the remote is. Where you left your keys. Grandma’s birthday. (Put that one in your calendar already). At the gym, it’s …

Workouts

Jeff Bezos told Amazon execs to consider 3 questions before offering someone a job, and they're still spot-on 20 years later

Amazon is always looking to fill a ton of jobs.<p>But before you can land a corporate role with the online retail behemoth, you have to tick three particular boxes in the minds of the hiring managers and executives vetting you.<p>At least, that's the process CEO Jeff Bezos recommended to his team 20 …

Jeff Bezos

11 Impressive Questions To Ask At The End Of Every Job Interview

Make sure you stand out when you're asked, "Do you have any questions?"<p>No matter how prepared you are, a job interview is a nerve-wracking experience. You have to answer a torrent of questions on the spot and sell yourself to a hiring manager — sometimes even a room full of strangers. And when it …

Employment

Limoncello Recipe

"Truly worth the time required to create this distinguished ice cold refreshing drink."<p>Ingredients<p>10 lemons<p>1 liter vodka<p>3 cups white sugar<p>4 cups water<p>…

Recipes

Doing These 24 Uncomfortable Things Will Pay Off Forever

<i>This story originally appeared on BusinessInsider.com.</i><p>Challenge yourself to lead a better life.<p>Making a change for the better isn't always easy, but …

Self-help

50 Foods, 50 States: The Must-Eat Roadfoods Across America

After four decades traversing the country in search of America's best food, Jane and Michael Stern know a thing or two about eating well on the road. The pair first met as grad students at Yale in 1970, and after they'd earned their diplomas, they decided to pursue their passion for food by hitting …

Ice Cream

How Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's Humor Formed an Unbreakable Friendship

| Sun., Aug. 5, 2018 3:00 AM<p>Twenty-five years ago, a fresh-out-of-college blonde and a bold brunette bonded over the art of eyebrow shaping.<p>At the …

Comedy

30 Surefire Ways to Lose Your Gut for Good

<i>Shutterstock</i><p>Typically, when someone aspires to having a better six-pack -- or a six-pack, period -- he or she does it with a sense of urgency. We …

Nutrition

This 30-Day Plank Challenge Will Transform Your Body

A strong core is the foundation of a strong body. Think about it: A tree would fall if its trunk weren't solid and stable. Doing core work isn't just …

The Best NYC Hotels Under $200 a Night

"New York" and "budget" are two words that just don't belong together in a sentence. Almost every activity in the city comes at a price. Between the …

Manhattan

21 Ways to Get More Protein without Eating Meat

Photo by Yagi Studio / Getty<p><i>There are lots of wholesome ways to increase your protein intake without resorting to meat.</i><p><i>This story originally appeared</i> …

Nutrition

Harvard doctors say this neglected move is a better way to get strong abs than sit-ups

Sit-ups are so 2017.<p>If you're looking to tone your entire core and work your way to six-pack abs, the plank is the one move you should nail, the physicians at Harvard Medical School say. So the next time you get ready to roll out a yoga mat and lie on your back, take the reverse approach and hold …

Workouts

2-Ingredient Cocktails You’ll Want to Memorize

Sipping cocktails should be a simple pleasure. With these delectable two-ingredient cocktails, simplicity is assured, as is pleasure!<p><b>Greyhound</b><p>For …

Recipes

Love butter? This super easy sauce has been saved over 50,000 times on Pinterest

A sizzling steak fresh off of a grill is one of summer's best simple pleasures. After letting the meat rest for a few minutes, it's time to dig in.<p>But wait! There's a way to make that steak experience even better — by topping it with the perfect sauce.<p>Here to the rescue is a steak sauce recipe …

Cooking

How to Make a Patty Melt, the Most Underrated Sandwich on Earth

<i>The New York Times Magazine</i> wrote, “As great dinner sandwiches go, it is hard to beat the patty melt.” It appeared again, this time as the subject of …

grilled cheese

Why Some Guys Like Jerking Off Together

<b>In a nondescript</b> building on West 26th Street in New York City, you’ll find Paddles, “the friendly S&M club.” It’s an after-hours space that bills …

Anthropology

These 11 NYC Restaurants Will Make You Rethink Vegetarian Food

Forget the fact that I'm wolfing down a chicken enchilada from Fonda at the time of writing this article—I've had my fair share of NYC vegetarian …

Food

13 Mistakes That Could Ruin Your Job Interview, According To Hiring Managers

Avoid these cringeworthy mistakes if you want a call back.<p>After months of searching, your job hunt could soon come to an end. You got through the online application process and aced the phone interview. Now all you have to do is charm the pants off your potential future boss.<p>But one wrong move and …

Employment

11 Unique Scotch Cocktails You Can Sip All Summer

We know what you’re thinking: Rum, gin, or tequila are best suited for summer cocktails. But these recipes from expert bartenders prove that scotch, …

Neat

10 Sandwiches to Eat in France Before You Die

French sandwich culture is a thing of glory.<p>France has a proud, centuries-old food culture that is considered to be the most prestigious in the …

France

Here's More Proof That Your Dog Really Does Love You

Most dog owners would do just about anything for their pups. And a new study says the feeling may be mutual.<p>Plenty of research has shown that dogs …

Pets

7 Foods I Ate as Much as Possible to Get Rid of My Belly Fat

When it comes to losing weight and changing your body, what you eat has the biggest impact. When I was trying to lose weight last year, I was exercising regularly (mostly strength training and running), but I spent more time cleaning up my diet. After a few months of hard work, I dropped a dress …

Nutrition

Feel Full and Satisfied With These High-Protein Vegan Breakfasts

Whether you're craving something sweet (like strawberry-pear oatmeal) or something savory (like kale-and-sweet-potato tofu scramble), we've got the most delicious recipes for you, all in one place. Packed with protein to satiate you for hours, these breakfasts are scrumptious and satisfying.

Healthy Eating

Not A 'Type A' Or 'Type B' Person? Maybe You're 'C' Or 'D' Instead.

Here are the signs.<p>If you’ve never felt like you were “Type A” ― competitive, efficient and goal-oriented ― or “Type B” ― laid back, creative and living in the moment ― then perhaps you may fit into another category. Enter “Type C” and “Type D” personality traits.<p>The character types, which some …

Psychology