Advice

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

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How to Train a Cat to Do 5 Life-Changing Things

Yes! You can train a cat to come on command, use a toilet, and more—and it's all much easier than… >>

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5 All-American Family Vacation Ideas

Bet you never thought you'd unearth a T-Rex with grandma: These five travel destinations show new… >>

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Photos: Loyal Dogs Guarding Historic Southern Homes

There was a time when every significant life event in the South occurred on the porch. Now, these… >>

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Winter Driving: How to Survive a Car Breakdown

When a winter storm hits and you're on the road, there might be no time to think about survival… >>

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Should Kids Have Cell Phones?

In a rant, Louis CK said smartphones are ruining people’s abilities to experience their own… >>

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5 Smartphone Repairs You Should Never Pay Someone For

Got a wet cell phone? A shattered screen? These smartphone repair techniques should do the trick. >>

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12 Best Valentine’s Day Gifts

Only the best on Valentine's Day, right? And if you need more ideas, try our cheap and cute… >>

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9 Cheap Valentine’s Day Gifts

It's not how much money you spend on Valentine's Day, it's the thought that counts. With these cute… >>

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50 Supermarket Tricks You Still Fall For

Food experts, industry analysts, and store employees share their insider strategies on how to save… >>

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5 Life Lessons People Learn Too Late

Strong relationships make for a rich life, but we're often mistaken in the ways we pursue them. >>

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The Best Time to Buy: 43 Cheap Finds Throughout the Year

When's the best time to buy a car, airline tickets, appliances, a TV, furniture, a mattress, a… >>

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13+ Things Your Florist Won’t Tell You

Get the inside scoop from florists on how to buy and care for your fresh flowers. >>

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Zen Travel Advice: Remember to Get Lost

The best experiences can't be planned. >>

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8 Secret Signs You Might Be Getting Fired

HR pros reveal how to avoid getting a pink slip, how to know when it’s coming, and what to do… >>

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How to Deal with a Depressed Spouse

If you think your partner may be depressed, your first step is to pay attention to the clues to get… >>

Voices and Views
Rick Bragg on Parenting

Award-winning journalist Rick Bragg shares thoughts on the departure of his son—and his "empty… >>

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Is the American School System Damaging Our Kids?

Education has become an American institution—of the worst kind. >>

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13 Dog Facts You Didn’t Know

Find out why your dog acts the way he does. >>

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5 Clever Car Tricks for Winter

How to prevent an icy windshield, quickly thaw a frozen lock, and more. >>

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Sneaky Things That Affect Your Credit Score

Did you know these everyday occurrences could be hurting your credit score? >>