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6 ways good parents contribute to their child's anxiety - The ...
Good parents try their very best to make life easy for their kids. And might just unwittingly contribute to their anxiety when they do.
Freedom of Speech Doesn’t Mean Freedom From Consequences
I came across this comic strip on social media this week. It perfectly sums up for me what free speech is, and what it isn’t.
5 ways to make improving your finances fun
Not everybody loves a challenge, but for those who do, they can work wonders. Try these five money challenges to get you fired up to improve your finances.
10 Financial Goals to Aim for in the Next Six Months
Many of us have faced tough times recently, and some of us have realized that we’re not as well prepared for financial uncertainty as we thought.
Can you afford to have a nice life in these major US cities?
There’s no doubt about it. Living a nice life in the United States costs money. But how much exactly?
Are the ‘Innocent Babies’ Being Saved Today Potentially the ‘Dangerous Criminals’ of the Future?
There's a tragic and controversial link between abortion laws and crime.
Is a college degree really worth the debt?
Opinions are split, but not evenly. In spite of soaring student debt, the majority of students still say it was worth going into debt to get their degree.
Taking Teeny Tiny Steps Can Lead To Drastic Improvements
If you’ve been paying attention, you’ll have noticed that in the twenty first century, we’re supposed to dream big, play big, and win big.
Fun money challenges you can use to improve your finances
Not everybody loves a challenge, but for those who do, they can work wonders.
What is Kakeibo? (Saving Money The Japanese Way)
I was recently researching the Japanese concept of Kaizen for an article when I came across another Japanese word I was unfamiliar with: Kakeibo.
The Best Four-Word Advice, For Twenty-First Century Life
The best advice is often the simplest. I’ve noticed most of my favorite snippets of advice are around four words long.
The Three Most Empowering Words in the English Language
What if three little words could make you feel instantly strong, empowered, and totally in control of your life?
Simple Math for Would-Be Millionaires
I read a simple statement on social media the other day that blew my mind. To make a million dollars you have to make $120 an hour, every day for a year.
3 Books That Reduced My Anxiety & Depression About The State of The World
The world is a scary place, and it can feel like it’s getting scarier. These books made me feel better about the state we’ve gotten ourselves into.
Why You Need Green And Blue Exercise, And How To Get It
There’s little doubt that one of the easiest and most convenient ways to exercise is to simply get outside your front door and walk.