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Clydesdale Bank targets young, cool customers, as Nationwide goes for the old and rich

The Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank wants to shed its image as an old-fashioned local bank and become a trendy lender for millenials and the internet generation.<p>By contrast the Nationwide Building Society is looking for new ways to release equity from homes so that older customers can help their …

Meal Planning 101: How to Really Save Time and Money in the Kitchen

<i>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com.</i><p>Wandering the grocery store aimlessly can cost you. Consumers spend 40 percent more on impulse purchases …

Meet the British doctors treating Gaza's wounded

At 74, John Beavis could be taking it easy, perhaps pottering around in the garden, playing with his seven grandchildren or taking up a hobby that he never had time for during his career as an orthopaedic and trauma surgeon in the National Health Service. After a coronary bypass 20 years ago, and a …

Caught In A Stress Spiral? Innovate Your Day With 8 Minutes Of “Ready, Set, Pause”

People spend about 47% of their lives lost in thought, pondering the past and worrying about the future. Stop the cycle and get more productive and efficient by blocking out 8 minutes a day for “ready, set, pause.”<p>Stress, anxiety, and pressure are no longer fleeting feelings we flirt with while …

The Wolverine Interviews - Rila Fukushima

<i>With Hugh Jackman’s latest X-Men outing The Wolverine set to open in cinemas this week, Ozzy Armstrong chats with Rila Fukushima about her role as</i> …

Is There a Secret Nutella Black Market?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>For some (tasty) reason, thieves in the German town of Bad Hersfeld spirited away some 5.5 tons of …

Photographer Blends Modern Day Locations With Major Historical Events

If you liked the WWII Photos Superimposed on to Modern Street Scenes, we have some more! As part of the 2004 History Channel ad campaign, titled</i> …

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10 "Hidden Gems" You'll Love This Summer!

From Yosemite to the Everglades, the U.S. boasts world-famous landmarks. But we're also a land of virtually undiscovered stretches of parkland and …

To-do #1: Kill your to-do list

Most executives sit atop a mountain of to-do’s that never seems to get any smaller, no matter how furiously they work to cross things off. One young entrepreneur I work with was struggling with a list that contained 25 “pressing issues.” She wanted to improve her web site, craft a workable budget, …

3 Ways To Teach Yourself To Become Smarter

New research reinforces the idea that intelligence is not fixed–and therefore can be strengthened. Here’s how to put those findings to use.<p>When I was a 7-year-old growing up in rural Austria, I had only one dream, one shared by probably 90% of all other boys in my home country: to become a …

12 Signs of Cowardly Leadership

<i>Courageous leadership.</i><p>You hear that term a lot these days. It is a call to commit and act; to make hard choices and take risks; and to do what’s unpopular and right. Language can be a funny thing though. Sometimes, people hijack words to fit their own ends. They may brandish words like courage, …

Contact 1: A 200,000 Piece Sci-Fi LEGO Masterwork by Mike Doyle | Colossal

<p>From the brilliant mind of New Jersey artist Mike Doyle (I’ve previously featured his spooky victorian houses), comes Contact 1 the first in a …