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Meet The Bugatti-Driving 29-Year-Old Making $500,000 A Month

Not many 29 year olds own a three million dollar Bugatti Veyron Mansory Vivere.<p>Houston Crosta, owner of Las Vegas based exotic car rental company Royalty Exotic Cars, is one of them. The gated multi-million dollar home, Mercedes AMG S63 daily driver, dozen Hublot watches and $15,000 custom gold …

Las Vegas

Here's Why Killing Yourself With Cardio is the Wrong Way to Get in Shape

Want to look better? Forget about the gym.<p>If getting in better shape is something you'd like to do, know this: You'll make more of a dent watching what you eat as opposed to trying to burn calories doing cardio. It's because a person burns roughly 100 calories running one mile, and since you need …

Exercise

If you bought any of these electronics from 2001 to 2011, you could be sitting on a gold mine

Residents of the good old U.S. of A., we have some great news. If you bought one or more phones, laptops, or tablets between January 1, 2000, and May 31, 2011, you could be eligible for a BIG payout. (And if any of these things are in your attic, you're sitting on a gold mine.)<p>A class action …

17 Reasons to Visit Colombia

Colombia's diverse and breathtaking landscape deserves recognition: Andean peaks, tropical beaches, dense rain forests sitting 3,000 feet above sea level. Besides the allure of nature, the country's major cities are experiencing a renaissance in food, art, and technology—and it's one of the most …

Wanted: A Shortage of Qualified Automotive Technicians Has Left Service Departments Scrambling To Find New Talent

Where have all the wrenches gone?<p>From the April 2018 issue<p><b>Even the most high-tech automobile is, at its core, a machine.</b> And machines break sooner or later, sending most owners into a dealership or independent garage for service. But lately, and no pun intended, there’s a wrench in the works: a …

New Jersey

How to build muscle as age tears it down

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you are in your 40s or 50s, chances are that you are starting to notice some changes in your body, including muscle loss and diminishing strength, even if you exercise fairly regularly.<p>Reduced levels of physical activity, increases in sedentary behavior and doing less intense exercise …

Nutrition

17 of the World's Most Romantic Destinations

Feel the love in these classic and far-flung places from National Geographic's book, The World's Most Romantic Destinations.

40 Secret Places To Take Your Girlfriend Near Montreal

<b>Quebec's forests account for 20% of all of Canada's forest and 2% of the forests</b> of the world. In other words, we got a hell of a lot of trees here. …

'Raw water' is the latest health craze. Here's why drinking it may be a bad idea.

Hold your canteen under a natural spring, and you'll come away with crystal-clear water, potentially brimming with beneficial bacteria as well as minerals from the earth.<p>That's what proponents of the "raw water" movement are banking on — selling people on the idea of drinking water that contains …

Water

Google Photos ‘Photo Books’ Promo: Free Shipping to Canada Until Dec. 15

Last month, Google expanded Google Photo Books to Canada for Google Photos users, a service which previously was limited to the USA.<p>Great news right? …

Throwback review of the E34 BMW 5 Series

Of all the generations of 5 Series from the past, likely the most forgotten is the E34-generation. While not bad by any means, it’s simply not as …

BMW

How to travel without ruining your career

Our trip around the world was the best decision we ever made but it didn’t come without concerns. We both quit our jobs, Peter as head of department …

GoTenna Wants to Create a New Mesh Network in Canada

A wireless mesh network once exclusive to Canadian special forces is going mainstream with the help of goTenna Mesh.<p>The Brooklyn-based startup …

Mesh Network

Here’s why British Columbia is the most romantic place to elope (and how to pull it off)

You can elope anywhere in the world, pretty much. But you should elope in British Columbia, Canada. Soaring ancient trees, snowcapped mountain tops, …

Google Brings Photobooks to Canada

Google has modernized life in many ways, but now they want to help users go back to a time when sharing photos was something more than posting a …

Google Photos

How to travel the world for free (seriously)

WORLD TRAVEL is cheap and easy. In fact, with a little practice and effort, you can travel for free.<p>The idea that travel is expensive and difficult …

U.S. Economy

6 things you don’t learn until you turn 30

1. Your parents usually knew what they were talking about.<p>When I was in my teens and early 20s, I harbored an intense suspicion that my parents never …

fightinghard

Slow and steady wins the weight-loss race

After a season of burgers, ice cream and summer cocktails, you might be weighing in a little heavier than you did 10 weeks ago. If you're determined to take those extra pounds off for good, you're more likely to succeed if, early on, you lose a similar amount of weight each week.<p>That's according to …

Will the E46 M3 and E39 M5 skyrocket in value?

BMW’s heyday was easily the early 2000’s, as that’s when its cars were almost unbeatable, in every segment. In the early 2000’s, BMW was making cars …

BMW

The man who went on a hike – and never stopped walking

In his 61st year on this earth, the man who calls himself Nimblewill Nomad left home and walked a very long way through the mountains – about 10 million steps, he estimates, or 4,400 miles. Then, he took another, even longer walk. And then another one. And then another. Soon, he had given away …

El Paso

The U.S. Intervened in Syria in 1949. Here's What Happened

As U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russia’s foreign minister Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday in …

Middle East

New evidence suggests Toby was indeed the Scranton Strangler on The Office

It may be four long, sad years since The Office came to a close on NBC, but fans are still wondering, who was the Scranton Strangler?While there have …

Reformed millennial spendthrift tackles mortgage and saves for wedding

Name: Duncan Collis<p>Age: 24<p>Annual income: $73,000 to $100,000 (depends on overtime); defined benefit pension, benefits<p>Savings: $250 in TFSA, $6,500 in savings account; $2,500 in RRSPs<p>Debt: $270,000 mortgage; $500 on credit card<p>What he does: Diesel mechanic<p>Where he lives: Kanata, Ont.<p>Duncan Collis …

Your Corner Wrench: What to do when your car burns oil

It’s one of a car owner’s worst nightmares – pulling the engine oil dipstick, only a few weeks after an oil change service, and finding it down a …

Does direct injection cause more problems than it solves?

Direct fuel injection is creeping into more mainstream vehicles these days and it can have an inherent fault we need to be aware of.<p><b>First, what is</b> …

The long and emotionally exhausting journey to getting a green card

Not a week goes by where I’m not asked by someone how I got my US Green Card. I comes up <b>a lot</b>. Many people mistakenly think I just won the Green Card …

Electoral college: How Americans vote for president

In the 2000 US presidential election, Vice President Al Gore received 543,000 more votes than his rival, George W Bush, then governor of Texas. But when the election and legal disputes were over, Bush was declared the winner .<p>How did that happen? The answer: The electoral college.<p>Contrary to …

Helicopter parenting damages children. This NYC playground looks to address that

<i>[The video below may take a few moments to load. Please be patient.]</i><p>When I was around 11-12 years old, back in the late 80s, I used to build …

Parenting

How to Build Your Own Car in Just 400 Easy Steps

Yes, the manual is the size of a phone book. Yes it takes hundred of hours. But assembling your ride from a kit offers rewards that buying off the lot can't match.<p>Think of a Factory Five kit car as the ultimate adult Lego set. The premise: An average weekend warrior, armed with basic tools and …