Advice

We rounded up the best advice from the experts on pets, money, travel, work, parenting, love, and more.

Your Credit Score: The Magic Number Explained
Your Credit Score: The Magic Number Explained

What you pay for a house, a car, clothes, even groceries, will likely depend on three digits you… >>

13+ Things Your Financial Adviser Won't Tell You
13+ Things Your Financial Adviser Won’t Tell You

Financial consultants share some of the secrets of the trade. PLUS: 10 More Things Your Financial… >>

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5 Secrets to Buying Really Good, Affordable Table Wine

Follow these tips to pick great wines for less. >>

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13 Things You Didn’t Know About Online Travel Sites

Before planning a trip at your go-to travel site, make sure you get the best deals with these… >>

7 Secrets to Stay Connected from the Love Lab
7 Secrets to Stay Connected from the Love Lab

Relationship expert John Gottman, PhD, reveals simple acts that make for the must successful… >>

Is HR Giving You the Love? See: Google, Netflix, Others
Is HR Giving You the Love? See: Google, Netflix, Others

Image Courtesy: © George Doyle/Stockbyte/Thinkstock With the world’s economy all but… >>

Gretchen Rubin's Tiny Secret to a Massively Productive Day
Gretchen Rubin’s Tiny Secret to a Massively Productive Day

Just wake up one hour earlier, argues happiness expert Gretchen Rubin in a recent Huffington Post… >>

Ask Laskas: Your Turn to Give Advice on Cell Phone Etiquette
Ask Laskas: Your Turn to Give Advice on Cell Phone Etiquette

Jeanne Marie Laskas writes our magazine's monthly advice column; now you help counsel this woman… >>

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13 Lessons They Didn’t Teach You in School

After earning a Ph.D in neuroscience from UCLA, actress Mayim Bialik shares her learning strategies… >>

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8 Brilliant Ways Babies Are Smarter Than You Think

Chubby, cherubic, and drooly, sure. But babies are much more than lovable lumps, according to… >>

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Urgent: How To Properly Dispense Tic Tacs

I can't believe it. After all these years of enjoying Tic Tacs, I was shocked to find out that I… >>

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10 Fun Lunch Box Notes

Pack a smile along with your child's lunch with these easy, creative note ideas. >>

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Don’t Be Scammed: 5 Ways to Safeguard Your Accounts

Keep these five critical pieces of information sacred. >>

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“The Parenting Moments I’ll Never Forget”

From baby's first laugh to the joy of high school band concerts, here are some of the simple… >>

13 Things Your Mother-in-Law Won’t Tell You
13 Things Your Mother-in-Law Won’t Tell You

Build a better relationship with his mother by remembering these things she'd like to say but won't… >>

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More Efforts to Help Veterans at Work

A new effort from TiVo, the media company famous for pioneering DVR, is looking to help war… >>

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Love Unleashed: Our Favorite Dog Stories

From Tim Tebow, Dean Koontz, and more: inspirational stories to make any pet lover weak in the… >>

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Dog Stories: Dean Koontz’s Five Favorite Canine Books

The famous author and dog lover recommends top inspirational stories to read now. >>

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Dog Stories: Roma on Her Adored Master, Steve Madden

A dearly departed doggy shares an inspirational story with the guy who played fetch all those years. >>

What Does Your Dog Breed Say About Your Personality?
What Does Your Dog Breed Say About Your Personality?

We all love those pictures of people who look like their pets, but I’m also kind of obsessed with… >>