Have a pile of United miles? Not sure how to use them? Here are a variety of interesting options for redeeming them. #1 is my favorite.
Lost in the Beltway media morass of the GOP health plan and Trump Jr. is the fate of a little-known provision of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) that offers a pathway for Medicare to control its costs. It’s the Independent Payment Advisory Board, IPAB for short, set up by Congress as an independent body that […]
I spend a lot of time thinking about ways to help people understand data collection and privacy. I've done workshops on tracking before, but over the next year I'd like to try this with a group of teachers, or possibly at an EdCamp. This activity could also work at the high school level, and possibly even with middle school students. Show More Summary
Americans like to eat out. A lot. In fact, the portion of food spending outside the home is estimated to have eclipsed the portion spent on food at home for the first time around 2014, according to data from the USDA. The trend can be...Show More Summary
In my little corner of the world there aren’t many better ways to spend a Sunday morning than at home with a blanket on the couch, drinking iced coffee, and working on travel plans while the kids are occupied with toys and cartoons. Such...Show More Summary
I spend half my life in Central America, Mexico, and the Caribbean. So, I’m somewhat of an expert on how to eat and drink in questionable places without getting sick. In particular, I’ve learned the best ways to purify water while traveling. Show More Summary
In a previous installment of Alternative Living, we discussed the conservation of electricity and ways to cut the electric bill to add a little more spending money to your pocket. In this edition, we will touch base on methods of water conservation in your household, again, conserving to not …
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Whitewater kayaking and canoeing are great ways to get outside and get exercise---and they can easily be done on a budget. We take a look at how to get out on the water without spending a lot. Whitewater Kayaking And Canoeing On A Budget appeared first on Money Under 30. © Moneyblogs, LLC.
You’ve heard it countless times. “You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.” The reason why so many people are unsuccessful today or haven’t begun their journey to success is that they take the said statement too lightly. Show More Summary
Learning a second language is something most of us aspire to, but never get around to. This is unfortunate, as it's one of the most enriching skills you can acquire without spending heaps of money. This infographic breaks down eightShow More Summary
If you are trying to follow the recommended guidelines for physical activity, the best way to spend your time may be running, but a study of commuters found that those who walked or bicycled to work also had lower rates of heart disease and cancer. The post This just in: Exercise is good for you appeared first on Harvard Health Blog.
Microtransactions have always been a favorite when it comes to developers but this is the first time we may see them implemented in a new way. As you know, in order to purchase anything in Minecraft you have to spend actual money. For example, let’s say you want to buy a skin pack on Xbox […] Read More: Minecraft may soon be getting microtransactions
Writing is a glorious and rewarding experience, a noble craft, one of the most satisfying ways you can spend your time — at least, while your clothes are on. Except for the days when it’s horrible. Maybe that’s why writers love quotes about writing. Show More Summary
Whether you are food shopping or purchasing something bigger for the family, spending money is definitely a side effect of shopping. For that reason, we need to be smart about the way we shop. Do you want to know the secrets to saving...Show More Summary
When you are one of those people who doesn't like spending much time in cleaning, robot vacuum cleaners is a fun way to get your boring household chores done. Unsurprisingly, they also look impressive but you certainly need to know if they are worthy of investing your money in. Show More Summary
House Republicans unveiled their 2018 budget blueprint Tuesday which is intended to pave the way for their major rewrite of the tax code. But the only way for them to keep their tax overhaul dreams within reach for a simple party-line...Show More Summary
It can be easy to blow your grocery budget. If you find that you’re consistently spending more than you’ve budgeted, following these saving tips.
House Republicans on Tuesday unveiled a 10-year budget blueprint that would dramatically increase military spending while putting the GOP on record favoring Medicare cuts opposed by President Donald Trump. Continue reading ? The post House GOP budget plan calls for major cuts to benefits, paving way for tax overhaul bill appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
“House Republicans unveiled a 2018 budget plan Tuesday that would pave the way for ambitious tax reform legislation — but only alongside a package of politically sensitive spending cuts that threaten to derail the tax rewrite before it begins,” the [...]