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The most beautiful places in the Hawaiian Islands

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With its unique aloha spirit, volcanic mountain terrain, tropical rainforests, national parks, and world-class beaches, it’s not a surprise that Hawaii is a top destination on …

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14 ways to save at CVS

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CVS is a one-stop shop for prescriptions and over-the-counter (OTC) medications, but it also carries a wide variety of personal and home products. If you frequent …

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50 Ways to Make an Extra $100 Every Day

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Busy but kind of broke? Join the club. The internet is full of lists about ways to make $100 a day in passive income, but if …

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The best gas grills under $500

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Gas grills are a popular option for people looking to cook (or have a cookout) with relative ease. They’re generally easier to start and regulate temperature …

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7 of the world’s most expensive barbecue grills

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Perhaps money is no object for you, or maybe you just like to dream. Either way, this list of some of the world’s most expensive barbecue …

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The best Costco grills of 2021

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Wholesale retailer Costco is known for its low prices on big items, which is, perhaps, why it’s a popular destination if you’re in the market for …

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Virtual vacation: A trip to Coney Island

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For generations, people from all over the world have flocked to Coney Island, New York, for summer fun. From the boardwalk to the annual hot dog …

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55 of the most popular products made in America

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It’s a common misconception that few if any products are made in America anymore. While manufacturing has certainly been moved to other countries in recent decades, …

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The Most Iconic Amusement Park in Every State

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Whether you’re looking for world record extreme thrills, local gems, or water park family fun, the United States has the most amusement parks in the world …

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These are the 9 cheapest pets to own

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Pets can bring love, companionship, stimulation, and fun into your life. But they can also bring a lot of added expenses. In fact, the lifetime cost …

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Here’s what to do when you can’t pay your student loans

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According to a 2018 report from the Federal Reserve, more than half of young adults who went to college took on debt of some sort. What’s …

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Yes, you have enough money to start investing. Here’s how

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Some people think you need a lot of money to invest. You need a good salary, a financial advisor, and hundreds or even thousands of dollars …

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Here’s where US homeowners are slammed with the highest property taxes

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Though it was pushed back due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the May 17 tax filing deadline has finally passed. If you’re a homeowner, that means you’re …

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17 ways to get emergency cash, fast

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Sometimes you need emergency cash, and you need it now! Try some of these ideas to get some quick cash when you need money desperately. Ideally, every person …

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Your ultimate house-hunting checklist

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A good house-hunting checklist helps you keep track of each home you look at so you can match up the features of the home with your …

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The best US travel destinations for art lovers

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As social distancing measures are lifted and you can finally get back to museums and art galleries, attend cultural events, and see performing arts live, where …

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The most popular podcasts from around the world

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A century after the world’s first commercial radio broadcast, podcasts are bigger than ever. The media landscape is pure sci-fi compared to 1920. Video games, 3D cinema, …

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These eco-friendly home repairs will also save you money

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Converting a house into an environmentally friendly structure does not necessarily require installing an elaborate solar array on the roof or adding space-age construction materials — …

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Trendiest paint colors for your bedroom right now

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Thinking about changing up your bedroom hue but overwhelmed with all of the paint colors you have to choose from? We’re here to help you out. …

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Think you could make money taking selfies? You’d be right

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In the past, a professional photographer was the one who profited off selling various types of photos on stock photo websites. Camera equipment was costly, and only …

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Can’t pay your taxes? Here are your options

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If you owe back taxes, a payment plan or debt forgiveness through the IRS could provide needed tax debt relief. Failure to file or pay your …

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Want to start investing in stocks? Learn how to do this first

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Nobody comes born with the innate ability to know what will happen to stock prices. To be successful at buying and selling stocks, you need to …

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5 reasons travel insurance is a good idea

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If you love the idea of traveling but are worried that your plans could backfire due to a pandemic-related issues or other unforeseen mishaps, it’s time …

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Healthy snacks that don’t suck

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Healthy snacking can keep you feeling full throughout the day, and less prone to overeating or wasting calories on foods that are satisfying in the moment …

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This nighttime routine can help you sleep better. Really

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  Stressful times call for simple and easy self-care strategies—which may be why night affirmations for sleep are surging in popularity. Night affirmations, aka bedtime affirmations, are …

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30 must-see waterfalls around the world

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Whether a it’s a thin stream catapulting over an impossibly high hill, or a cascade of water barreling with incredible power over a lower rocky ledge, …

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Check out these breathtaking glaciers before they’re gone

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Glaciers are rivers of compressed snow turned to ice that flow, very slowly, downslope. Both Beautiful and mysterious in their bulk and motion, they’ve been a …

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25 ways to cut costs on a road trip

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An impromptu road trip can sound exciting and spontaneous. But if you’re wondering how to save money on a road trip, a little bit of planning …

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Guide to Bitcoin IRA: Pros, cons & what to know

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A Bitcoin IRA (individual retirement account) is a self-guided retirement account that holds Bitcoin in its portfolio. Typically, most IRAs invest in stocks, bonds, or precious …

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A guide to remodeling your closets

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Remodeling a closet can be a great way to get organized while getting rid of clutter. Fortunately, there are affordable systems—and no matter what closet remodel …

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College move-in day tips for parents

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Attending college is a big milestone that both parents and students look forward to for many months. While this is a highly anticipated event, college move-in …

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Simple ways even really cheap people can save money

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It happens more than we like to admit: A weekend has gone by and we are left wondering how we spent so much money when all …

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Parent PLUS loans: Do you have to apply every year?

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College is expensive and costs continue to rise. In 1989, the average cost of a 4-year degree school term was $1,730. As of 2020, the average cost …

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How to negotiate a house price: 7 tips

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Finding your dream home is a big achievement, but it’s still just one step in the homebuying process. Negotiating house prices is a common reality for …

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7 tips for maintaining mental wellness in the workplace

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Whether you’re an employee or a business owner, work-related stress is the most major source of stress for American adults. According to a 2020 Mental Health America …

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Here’s where to find the cheapest rent in America

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Many Americans are looking for cheaper rent now that so many of us are no longer tethered to physical offices in expensive cities. With many companies …

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You’re making your bed all wrong. Here’s how to do it right

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Remember when your mother told you to make your bed first thing in the morning? It turns out this ritual brings many benefits. Not only can …

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12 ways you can save money while saving the planet

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Sea levels are rising, landfills are filling up, and natural disasters are happening more often than ever. Climate change is happening, and the world desperately needs …

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5 curb appeal ideas for your house

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Sometimes, people want to improve the appearance of the fronts of their homes to help make the house easier to sell—or to get more money from …

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24 reasons we love opossums (and you should, too!)

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Opossums have an unfairly bad reputation. They’re slandered as pests and vermin. They’ll eat your cat food or rummage through your garbage, people say. They’ll trample …

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Think your wedding was expensive? Be glad you didn’t get married here

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The average cost of a wedding in 2020 was $20,300, a $4,400 per-wedding decrease from the year before. Many factors combine to determine the cost of …

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35 beautiful lighthouses across America

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There are roughly 700 lighthouses in the United States — so many, in fact,  it could take quite a few trips to visit each and every …

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America’s most bike-friendly cities

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Over the past year, Americans have been biking at notably high levels. According to the BBC, the demand for bikes in 2020 skyrocketed, not just in …

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Rock star Tommy Lee’s new home is a zen sanctuary

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Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee is changing his address and trading the celebrity-packed city of Calabasas for Brentwood, one of L.A.’ coolest neighborhoods. Image Credit: Mike McNamara, ZenHouse. …

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Radioactive bananas, laughing rats & other weird facts

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The world is weird, as are people and even animals. From laws about tying up your giraffe in Atlanta to a precious metal lurking in your …

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Big life expenses to prepare for in your 30s, 40s & 50s

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This type of planning mindset can help make your retirement savings go further, as well as keep your finances intact for potential unforeseen expenses. If you pair …

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30 of the world’s most awe-inspiring cathedrals

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Cathedrals are more than religious monuments or the seat of a bishop. They are deep repositories of history, art, politics, and culture—many of them with roots …

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50 free things you can get when traveling

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Traveling is expensive. While some people took advantage of pandemic deals on flights and hotels, those deals are starting to dwindle as pandemic protocols are loosened …

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The best independent coffeehouse in each state

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Perhaps no other beverage in the United States is more quintessential to the start of people’s day than a fresh cup of joe. While many Americans …

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The most popular streaming songs around the world

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Every country has its natural resources. And every country on Earth can count its musicians among them. Science has proved that music exists in all cultures. Songwriters everywhere …