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Vitamin C: skincare’s new wonder ingredient

With every skincare company researching and developing the latest “miracle” formula, it may come as a surprise to learn that an old-timer is …

Dark Spots Were a Big Problem for Me Before I Tried These

For the past few years, dark spots have been my biggest skin ailment. <i>It's been such a crucial problem and a huge insecurity that I'm sick of talking</i> …

I was judged for having sex after my husband died, but I think he would have understood

I reimagine the last moments I had with my husband, Jacob, often. The feel of his freshly washed hair slipping between my fingers. The smirk on his face as he sat next to me on the floor of our bathroom while I soaked in the tub, handing me a lit joint and fumbling. He dropped it on my chest and we …

Relationships

Debt settlement vs. filing for bankruptcy: Pros and cons

<b>Dear Liz:</b> I owe a credit card company about $16,900. I have not been able to make payments for almost two years and have no money. They recently sent me a proposal to pay off the entire amount at 30 cents on the dollar by making 24 payments of a little over $200 per month. I'm concerned they can …

Want to Raise Mentally Strong Kids? Do These 3 Things (Most Parents Don't Do Any of Them)

All kids have the ability to develop mental muscle. We just need to teach them how.<p>Challenges, hardship, and setbacks are inevitable. Teaching kids to build mental muscle helps them become resilient. It's also the key to helping them reach their greatest potential in life.<p>But, it's easy to get so …

Need to robot-proof your job skills? 5 moves to make sure automation doesn't hurt your career.

American workers are more worried about immigrants taking their jobs than they are about robots making their professions obsolete, per recent …

Eating French Fries Is Linked to a Higher Risk of Death

People have long known French fries aren’t great for your health—but now a study has linked eating fried potatoes at least twice a week with an …

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Tips and tricks for getting the most from Google’s great service<p>By now, you’ve almost certainly heard how good Google Photos is. Your friends, family, and coworkers are probably using it and singing the app’s praises. It makes backing up your photo library effortless. It can identify people — even …

From Prison to $700,000 Online: The Extraordinary Story of Lawrence Aponte

How internet marketing levels the playing field<p>After spending more than six years in a Florida prison, the first thing Lawrence Aponte did upon his release was look for a job.<p>He found one shucking and packing oysters at a seafood warehouse for a whopping $7 an hour. Never mind that Aponte is …

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If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off Course Than You Think

It's really easy to stray from the path. Like airplanes, we constantly need to make course corrections.<p>Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive at the correct destination at the intended time.<p>The reason for this phenomenon …

You Have 10 Months Left in 2017. Here's How to Make the Most of Them

This simple exercise can make 2017 your most successful year yet.<p>Can you believe we're already one-sixth of the way through 2017? You've probably been too distracted by unexpected election results and their aftermath, the holiday season, and some impressive winter weather to really sit down and …

How to Gain Weight in a Healthy Way

Just like losing weight is a goal for some people, gaining weight is a goal for many others. And figuring out how to gain weight can be equally as …

5 easy ways to save money, even if you are living paycheck to paycheck

You aren’t alone in the daily struggle to make financial ends meet.<p>Nearly 75% of Americans today are living paycheck to paycheck, according to a 2016 …

Personal Finance

8 Tips to Become a Millionaire This Year

Becoming rich has more to do with restraint and tenacity than it does brilliance or luck.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Millionaire. It’s a title that plenty of us would love to have. But, is that actually feasible?<p>Believe it or not, becoming a millionaire is a goal …

Self-improvement

The 13 Badass Illustrators You Should Be Following On Instagram

Documenting girlhood, post by post<p>Instagram-obsessives can find an account for virtually anything these days, whether it’s international fruit stickers or Meryl Streep Photoshopped onto food (yes, really). But lately, we’ve noticed a new tribe of Instagrammers having a moment we can definitely get …

19 Life-Changing Skin Care Products That Are Actually Worth Your Money In 2017

Everything from face cleansers to body oils!

365 Great Quotes for 2017 (Inspiring Words for the New Year)

There are more than 500 "quote-a-day" books for sale on Amazon right now, but we're giving them to you for free. Happy New Year!<p>(Note: This is last year's list. Looking for inspirational quotes for 2018? Check out our updated compendium of the best 2018 inspirational quotes, here.)<p>A year ago, we …

This Is The Year You Finally Get Organized: Our Best Posts to Make It Happen

While an organized home doesn't guarantee an organized life, getting your home in order certainly supports that coveted, if fleeting, condition of …

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Save or pay debt first? How to prioritize paying off student loans and credit cards

It's an age-old question: Do you save money or pay off debt first?<p>Some camps emphasize paying off high-interest debt before you do anything else, …

Personal Finance

Running Out of Time Every Day? Here's What You're Doing Wrong.

You're probably guilty of at least one of these seven time-sucking productivity sins.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the Western world, we’re obsessed with time. We schedule meetings to start at precise times, we rush to get things done as fast as possible and we …

Time Management

Got a hacked Yahoo account? Here's what you should do

Yahoo has announced another huge security breach, leaving its users fretting once again about their personal information.<p>The latest data theft affected more than one billion accounts, Yahoo (YHOO) says. That's roughly double the number involved in the cybersecurity incident it announced in …

10 Success lessons from Les Brown – “It's Possible” for entrepreneurs

Share13<p>Tweet<p>Share53<p>+11<p>Shares 67<p>Les Brown is a motivational speaker, former U.S. politician, popular author, radio DJ, and former host of The Les …

Motivation

How much you need to save every day to 'never have to worry about money' again

"That is such timeless advice that what happens, sometimes, is it sounds boring," said bestselling author David Bach, who is releasing an updated version of his hit book "The Automatic Millionaire" this December. "And it shouldn't sound [boring], because it's what works," he told Business Insider …

Personal Finance

Google Keep has taken over my Task Management and GTD

Why more users don’t use Google Keep is a mystery to me because it’s awesome. It has changed how I use to-dos, GTD, Task Management, Project …

Can I eat rice if I have diabetes?

Diet plays an important role in staying healthy, especially for people with diabetes. Many people wonder whether high-carbohydrate foods such as rice …

How To Avoid Wi-Fi Scams During The Holiday Shopping Season

It all seems so innocent and convenient. You’re sitting in a coffee shop and tap into the local wi-fi network. It’s free, so why not?<p>Wi-fi networks are the source of some serious hacking. Your data could be stolen, including credit-card information. As millions of people head out and about for the …

No More Excuses, Go To The Gym!

As the miserable weather draws in and Christmas is round the corner, you hear more and more people giving excuses on why they can't incorporate …

Invest online: How to grow your money cheaply — without ever putting on pants

When you think about money, your biggest costs might jump to mind — there's paying down your debt, saving in an emergency fund, covering credit card …