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8 Simple Ways to De-Stink Your Stuff

Whether you have teenagers, animals, or a dirty job, you've probably had to deal with less desirable smells in your clothing, bed linens, or furniture. Sometimes those smells come out with an easy run through the washing machine — but what about those nasty smells that linger after a good cleaning? […]

15 Airport Hacks From Professional Travelers

Do you want to save money on drinks and baggage fees, skip airport lineups, get good prices on flights, keep the kids amused, and stay safe when arriving in airports at unwieldy hours? Then read on, because I've rounded up 10 professional travelers and invited them to share their best airport hacks. (See also: How to Get Through the Airport Faster). 1. Apply for Global Entry U.S. […]

11 Useful, Genius Math Tricks That Are Actually Easy

"Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas," said Albert Einstein. So learning some basic and impressive math must at least be the limericks of logical ideas. If you want to provide your math skills a major boost, here are 11 useful tricks that you will make you better at math (or at least fake it 'till you make it!), all of which have kick-butt real world applications. 1. […]

11 Useful, Genius Math Tricks That Are Actually Easy

"Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas," said Albert Einstein. So learning some basic and impressive math must at least be the limericks of logical ideas. If you want to provide your math skills a major boost, here are 11 useful tricks that you will make you better at math (or at least fake it 'till you make it!), all of which have kick-butt real world applications. 1. […]

10 Delicious But Difficult Recipes Made Easy

Would you care for some pate' on fresh bread? Perhaps some sushi? No trouble, I'll just whip some up. Really. Okay, some of these recipes require a little planning, but these are true time-savers. You don't need to think you are compromising, because they're also delicious. (See also: Elevate Your Cooking Skills With These 5 Easy Techniques) 1. […]

10 Delicious But Difficult Recipes Made Easy

Would you care for some pate' on fresh bread? Perhaps some sushi? No trouble, I'll just whip some up. Really. Okay, some of these recipes require a little planning, but these are true time-savers. You don't need to think you are compromising, because they're also delicious. (See also: Elevate Your Cooking Skills With These 5 Easy Techniques) 1. […]

7 Ways Investing Sucks (and Why You Should Do It Anyway)

Okay, so you're thinking about investing, but you're finding it all to be bit annoying. Too much confusing information. Too much risk. Too many hidden costs. Yeah, investing kinda sucks. But here's the thing. You have to do it. It's not really an optional thing anymore if you want to build wealth over the long term. […]

7 Ways Investing Sucks (and Why You Should Do It Anyway)

Okay, so you're thinking about investing, but you're finding it all to be bit annoying. Too much confusing information. Too much risk. Too many hidden costs. Yeah, investing kinda sucks. But here's the thing. You have to do it. It's not really an optional thing anymore if you want to build wealth over the long term. […]

Wise Bread Reloaded: Late Summer Grilling

In some parts of the country, the apple harvest is already underway, and a summer that seemed so endless when it began is already closing in on another fall. But there are still a few more weekends of grilling season left. […]

Wise Bread Reloaded: Late Summer Grilling

In some parts of the country, the apple harvest is already underway, and a summer that seemed so endless when it began is already closing in on another fall. But there are still a few more weekends of grilling season left. […]