By Erin Flynn Jay, Next Avenue Getty Images Consumer inflation accelerated to an annual rate of 7.5% in January, the fastest pace in 40 years, according to the Bureau of Labor. Rising costs of food, energy and shelter inflation hit retirees on fixed incomes the hardest. ADVERTISEMENT Like many people […]
Looking for an instant camera for children? Here’s what to know | Parenting
BestReviews Instant cameras have been around for more than 70 years, but with the advent of digital photography, their primary use nowadays is purely fun. And for kids too young to have a smartphone with a built-in camera, instant cameras allow them to still get in on the fun of […]
Biden still plans to restart federal student loan payments in February. Here’s how you can prepare | Smart Change: Personal Finance
The pursuit of higher education has been an integral step in achieving the American Dream since James Truslow Adams coined the phrase in 1931. He defined the American Dream as the hope for “a better, richer and happier life for all our citizens of every rank.” Collectively, though, people in […]
Here’s Why Wintertime Bad Breath Happens
If you live in an area that gets colder during the winter, it’s probably not hard to imagine walking home, wrapped in a coat, with puffs of your breath visible in the cold air. Though you can sometimes see your breath in the wintertime, you probably don’t want to smell […]
Here’s a list of all the winners
Caller-Times 2021 Best of the Best The wait is over. It’s time to celebrate this year’s top businesses in the Corpus Christi area! What is the Caller-Times Best of the Best? Since 1997, the Caller-Times has held an annual readers’ choice contest to determine the best businesses and people in […]
Here’s what Malaysians can expect to get as Covid-19 recovery continues
© Provided by Malay Mail Malaysians buying daily necessities at the Putrajaya Farmers’ Market during a survey after the presentation of the Budget 2022 by Finance Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Zafrul Abdul Aziz, October 29, 2021. — Bernama pic KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 29 — The Budget 2022 is the […]
Awe Makes You Feel Better. Here’s a Surprising Way to Find It.
This summer, Beverly Wax had an experience that filled her with awe. It wasn’t a gorgeous sunset, a sweeping mountain vista or the sound of waves gently lapping on a beach that got to her. It was the sight of her son Justin, 35 years old, lugging an 80-pound portable air […]
Chrissy Teigen’s bullying and regret fit a well-known pattern. Here’s why no one will stop it.
On Monday, model, cookbook author and famous spouse Chrissy Teigen apologized for bullying celebrities like Courtney Stoddard and Sarah Palin. “Not a day, not a single moment has passed where I haven’t felt the crushing weight of regret for the things I’ve said in the past,” she wrote on Medium. […]
There are lots of ‘best places to retire’ lists. Here’s how to get to the truth
If you’re nearing retirement and thinking of moving to a new place, you’re in luck. There’s no shortage of “best places to retire” lists. Start with a quick online search and you’ll probably wind up spending hours scanning databases and rankings of regions and towns. The research is easy, but […]
My Partner Died By Suicide. Here’s How A Mismanaged Pandemic Contributed.
“911. What’s your emergency?” “My boyfriend shot himself in the head.” It’s 2:52 a.m. on Feb. 6, 2021, and I’m petting his thigh and holding his limp hand when three police cars arrive, no ambulance. He’s the love of my life. “Where’s the gun?” It hit me that they weren’t […]
Here’s how two mothers in the same county have totally different views on masks in schools
Maleah has asthma and many other students at Navarre High School no longer wear masks, her mom tells CNN, wearing a KN95 mask as she chats outside. “It’s a very simple means to help prevent disease spread, and it’s been something that people have been doing for years,” she said. […]
Here’s how you can brighten your smile – and also brighten a child’s life | Sponsored Content
Many people think whiter teeth are the key to a beautiful smile, and they’ll try all kinds of techniques to get it. Sometimes, however, the simple things work the best. “The most important thing about keeping someone’s smile nice is good oral hygiene,” says Dr. Ed White, founder of White […]
Money Can Buy Happiness. Here’s How to Spend It.
You might be tempted to throw up your hands in exasperation at these findings. It’s easy to be discouraged by the fact that we are driven instinctively toward a goal that doesn’t actually satisfy us. Luckily, there is a loophole. Research shows that how the wealthier among us spend their […]
No one cares how you look on Zoom. Here’s why
I clicked on the Zoom invitation and was taken to a black screen. Moments later, I heard a voice: “Michael, what’s up?” For the next 30 minutes, my friend Austin Belcak and I talked in darkness about life and career advice. Prior to wrapping up the call, I asked him about not […]
Affirm’s Stock Price More Than Doubled Post IPO. Here’s What Investors Should Know
“Buy now, pay later” pioneer Affirm (NASDAQ:AFRM) was probably right to list now, and not later. Riding the ongoing wave of red-hot tech IPOs, Affirm’s shares have doubled since trading began on Jan. 13. The brainchild of Paypal co-founder Max Levchin, Affirm seeks to challenge the dominance of traditional consumer credit […]
Covid-19 Vaccine Offers Road Map for Tackling Dementia. Here’s How.
Text size Dreamstime Though much of the world is still trying to get the coronavirus pandemic under control, the World Economic Forum on Monday launched a global initiative with governments, nonprofits, academics and the private sector aimed at accelerating the global response to another global public health crisis: Alzheimer’s disease. […]
Here’s Why You Should Buy DICK’S Sporting (DKS) Stock Right Now
DICK’S Sporting Goods, Inc. DKS has been gaining from favorable customer demand, a solid product portfolio and strength in the online platform. Strong online show can be attributable to healthy demand and improved omnichannel capabilities, including curbside pickup services and BOPIS. Notably, e-commerce sales soared 95% in the fiscal third […]
Here’s How It Really Feels After Getting The COVID-19 Vaccine
The Conversation Capitol mob wasn’t just angry white men – there were angry white women as well There were women among the crowd that marched to the Capitol and stormed the building. Shay Horse/NurPhoto via Getty ImagesThe terror inflicted on the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 laid bare America’s problem […]
Here’s how you could get a free Fitbit from your insurance company
Here’s how you could get a free Fitbit from your insurance company Before you pull the trigger on purchasing an activity tracker, you may want to see if your insurance company can give you a sweet deal. Call it the Fitbit insurance discount: A number of health and life plans […]
Here’s Kate and Meghan’s quarantine exercise routines
If fitness is a priority for you in 2021, you’re in excellent company. For the Duchess of Cambridge and the Duchess of Sussex, a solid exercise routine has not only been a cornerstone of their lives since marrying into the royal family but a lifelong pursuit. And the good news? […]