Advice

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

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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… >>

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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? >>

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Why It Costs What It Costs: Vacuum Cleaners

Learn what to look for when buying a new vacuum. >>

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13 Things Lottery Winners Won’t Tell You

Past lottery winners weigh in on losing friends, becoming spectacles, and increasing the odds of… >>

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How to Make Your Computer Faster

Ever thought to yourself, "Gee, my computer is slow"? We've got expert tips on how to speed things… >>

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Rude! What You Should Never Do in Other Countries

Planning a trip abroad? Learn these seven rules to avoid offending the locals. >>

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Should a Sperm Donor Share Custody?

She never would have agreed to let him be the donor if she had known he was going to expect to be… >>

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Uncommon Sense: A Modern Guide to Holiday Etiquette

Our resident voice of reasons shares advice for the everyday—and the holidays. >>