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These foods are scientifically proven to make you happier

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It turns out you really are what you eat. Serotonin—”the happiness hormone—” is a chemical in our brain that regulates mood. Over the years, scientists have …

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The cringiest ‘A Christmas Carol’ remakes you’ve probably never seen

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The ghost of Scrooges past Ah, it’s that season again! It’s time to plop down on the couch with a big glass of something strong enough …

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Survey: Your parents & grandparents spill what they really want for the holidays

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  Your mom wants something surprising for the holidays this year. And so does your dad. In our holiday gift survey, we asked parents and grandparents …

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What could happen to the stock market during the holidays?

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  During the holiday season, the activities and schedules of Americans tend to change as people increase their shopping and take time off to gather with …

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Vince Lombardi’s sweater & other unbelievable thrift store finds

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Thrift store shopping is one of the best ways to find great deals on used clothing, furniture, and appliances. If you get really lucky, you might …

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Can a weighted stuffed animal really help you sleep?

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  We’ve been hearing about weighted blankets and weighted eye masks for some time now, so it only makes sense that weighted stuffed animals would be the next item in …

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9 vet-approved cat food recipes you can make at home

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  Making homemade wet cat food is a great way to give your kitty the best possible nutrition. It’s also a great way to save money …

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8 easy & festive Christmas Day appetizers

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Christmas is such a wonderful time of year! From Christmas morning breakfast to a comforting sit-down family meal, celebrate deliciously from this collection of recipes. This …

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The ultimate boozy holiday gift guide

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  The holidays are approaching, and it’s time to think about presents! While a bottle of wine, gin or whiskey will almost certainly be appreciated by …

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9 of the best mustaches from ‘Movember’

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Since 2009, the charity No-Shave November has asked men to do a weird thing (well, not that weird given their name): don’t shave in the name of …

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These Disney castles are based on real-life palaces

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Many of us grew up fantasizing about stepping foot in the magical world of Disney castles (Elsa’s castle may look cold, but the decor!). But your …

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What you need to know about the legal challenges to Biden’s student loan plan

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  Challenges to Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan have created uncertainty and confusion for the more than 40 million borrowers (including college students who were enrolled …

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How to cope with financially unstable parents

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  How old were you when you realized your parents struggled with money? I was five: crouched on the top stair, listening once again to my …

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What you need to know about Biden’s student loan pause extension

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  On Nov. 22, 2022, the U.S. Department of Education announced another extension of the pause on student loan repayment, interest, and collections. Payments may not resume until …

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Holiday gift ideas under $100 for everyone on your list

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If you’re struggling to come up with unique gift ideas for that special someone, I’ve found over 20 gifts that will please even the most finicky …

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10 sunny Vrbo rentals perfect for escaping winter’s chill

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“Snowbirds” have historically been retired northerners who migrate to warmer locales for the winter. But if you work remotely, have some PTO available or just need …

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Dollar-cost average: How it works & why it matters

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  Quick thought I’d like to share:   Have you ever wondered why some advisors think investing incrementally over time is more of a punchline than …

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Massachusetts first-time homebuyers’ programs

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  Glorious New England scenery, a rich history, and diverse cultural and educational opportunities are just some of the things Massachusetts has to offer residents. And …

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Yes, Gen Z really does hate your Christmas gifts

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  The holidays are a time of joy and happiness. But according to the latest finder.com data, more than half of us will face another feeling: …

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Yes, Gen Z really does hate your Christmas gifts

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  The holidays are a time of joy and happiness. But according to the latest finder.com data, more than half of us will face another feeling: …

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The social media campaign that failed to kill America’s biggest climate law

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  Quick takes: United for Clean Power looked like a grassroots movement of concerned environmentalists. It was actually a shell nonprofit used as cover to fund a dark money …

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Secret Graceland: Facts even Elvis fans don’t know

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Elvis Presley remains in the public consciousness to this day, even 45 years after his death. Die-hard fans often make the pilgrimage to Elvis’ former estate, …

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Flowers in film: The meaningful roles they’ve played

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  Flowers play a dominant role in our everyday lives. Whether you’re a casual admirer or an ardent enthusiast, everyone can agree on their natural beauty. …

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This is how much the University of California (UC) Davis really costs

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  Total Cost of Attendance The University of California Davis has several noteworthy programs, including veterinary medicine and agriculture. In 2021/22, UC Davis tuition was $14,645 …

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Floating abortion clinics &micro nations: How the high seas became a renegade’s refuge

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  The lawlessness of the oceans has given rise to countless absurd and remarkable stories of renegades and mavericks seeking to escape national sovereignty. Sealand is …

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Low-stress jobs that are perfect for retirees

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  Retirement should be for pursuing all those lifelong dreams you never had time for when you were working. A round-the-world cruise, driving across America in …

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Texas Christian University will cost you this much

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  Total Cost of Attendance Established in 1873, Texas Christian University (TCU) frequently makes the lists for the top universities in the nation. TCU tuition in …

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How to lower your energy bill without touching your thermostat

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  Increasing Energy Prices Energy prices are spiking around the world, most notably in Europe. However, many experts believe a similar crisis in the United States may …

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These are the most stolen cars in America

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The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) has released its annual Hot Wheels report which details the most stolen vehicle models in the United States. Technology has reduced car theft over …

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How dollar-cost averaging can make you a millionaire

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  Have you ever wanted to invest in the stock market using a hands-off and automatic approach?   With the dollar cost averaging strategy, you can.   If …