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Learning to be frugal is an important part of a balanced budget (cue the cereal box logo). However, it requires enough work that it’s easy to believe that frugality is all there is. It’s only one part of financial well-being though.Read more...

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Finding decent clothes is hassle enough, but the clothing industry’s frustrating definitions of “plus-sized” only makes it harder. Dia&Co simplifies this by having a personal stylist pick out clothes for women, specializing in sizes 14-32.Read more...

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You might not own your place, but you still want it to feel like home. Problem is, a lot of apartments are bland and cookie-cutter. As a renter, you can’t exactly take down a wall or upgrade the appliances in your kitchen. There are, however, a few easy, landlord-friendly upgrades to make your rental feel more like home.Read more...

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Sometimes you need a bunch of tech in your bag, and in the case of reader Chris Vega, it’s all about gathering together everything he needs for his Information Security job.Read more...

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Ginger can kick up the spicy flavor and aromatics in your dish, but depending on whether you grate it, dice it, or matchstick-chop it, you can dial in just the level of potency your dish demands. Here’s what we mean.Read more...

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Instagram’s finally adding support for multiple accounts, Google is giving away 2GB of free storage when you refresh your security fundamentals, and a new app is showing New Yorkers a map of cell signals on their subway lines.Read more...

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Some first dates lead to more dates and an exciting, loving relationship. The rest of them stop love dead in its tracks because certain red flags set off the alarm bells in your head. So tell us, what are your biggest red flags when you start to date someone?Read more...

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You may have heard somewhere that poor cable management inside your PC’s case can block fans and air pathways, making your CPU and GPU’s temperatures rise. This video puts that theory to the test, and proves that most mid-size cases do just fine with or without decent cable management.Read more...

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Like any living thing, trees need care and maintenance, especially when they’re in an urban environment where falling branches cause problems. So who do you send to climb hundreds of feet into the air with a chainsaw? An arborist like Mark Chisholm.Read more...

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The more you use your Shop-Vac, the more suction you lose as its filter gets clogged up. This DIY pre-separator will help prevent your Shop-Vac’s filter from clogging, and keep its suction power from deteriorating.Read more...

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Jezebel Watch UCLA Gymnast Pull Off the ‘Formation’ of Floor Routines, Dabs and All | Gizmodo Terrorist on Flight From Somalia Allegedly Hid Bomb in Laptop | Gawker BREAKING: Old White People Find Beyoncé’s Black Pride Distasteful | Buyer’s Guide Ford Focus RS: The Ultimate Buyer’s Guide |Read more...

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Read receipts are one of those bizarre things that some people love, but others hate . While you should probably just turn them off if you don’t like them, iPhone 6 users can keep them on while still seeing messages with a little 3D touch trick.Read more...

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We already knew BMI isn’t a great measure of whether a person is fat or not , but now a study confirms that it’s not a good measure of health either. Read more...

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If you’re anything like me, your home organizational style is “yesterday’s laundry thrown on a chair surrounded by discarded Amazon boxes.” We all have too much stuff filling our homes, creating a messy tableau that’s neither flattering nor cozy. My own laziness not withstanding, where to even start?Read more...

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It’s no secret that the Facebook app eats up a lot of battery life on iOS and we’ve mentioned plenty of times that iOS and Android users alike should just use the mobile site. If you’ve ever wondered just how much battery life you’ll save by doing so, The Guardian ran some tests.Read more...

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You want a drone. Everyone wants a drone. Now, your tax refund is on the way, and the best drones are on sale...how fortuitous.Read more...

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It’s always fun to visit the real life places you read about in books. There’s just something exciting about exploring the place the author had in mind while writing. Placing Literature is a fun tool that maps those places out for you.Read more...

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It can be tough to gauge when to bring up the topic of salary during a job interview. You need to know what kind of numbers you’re looking at, though. Business Insider offers this simple rule of thumb for asking at the right time.Read more...

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If you’re emailing recipes to yourself, printing them out, or still keeping index cards, there’s a better way. Grab your Android phone, there are a ton of great recipe apps out there, but we have one we think is the right blend of features for the right price. Paprika is the app for you.Read more...

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The day hasn’t truly begun until you get your hands on your first cup of coffee, but not everybody has the time to go through an elaborate ceremony with their Aeropress or pourover decanter.Read more...

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iOS: Every now and then, you need a notary, whether it’s for a will, mortgage or some other contract. You can probably find a notary near you pretty easily, but if you don’t feel like leaving the house, the Notarize app will let you do it from your phone.Read more...

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I love the physical nature of having books up there on the bookshelves, waiting to be looked at, admired, and remembered. I used to really enjoyed the library and I still do. But when I look at my shelves I realize that I own so many books that I haven’t read.Read more...

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If your credit score is solid, you might qualify for a “No Preset Spending Limit Card” (NPSL). However, credit limits matter when it comes to calculating your credit score . So how does an NPSL card impact your score? It’s tricky, but Credit.com explains the basics.Read more...

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No one likes digging out the car after a storm, so if you have a moment before the snow starts, put a tarp or car cover down over your car. When the snow stops, one pull will leave your ride clean and snow-free.Read more...

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We all the know the moment when you get down to “that last bit” of honey in a jar. It may not seem like enough to do much with, but a tablespoon or two of honey is a perfect partner for almost any cheesy plan.Read more...

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