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 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? >>

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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. >>

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13 Best Ways to Save Money on Holiday Shopping

Black Friday and Cyber Monday—that's amateur hour. These holiday shopping tips will help you save… >>

Travel Advisories
10 Popular Travel Tips That Are No Longer True

Don't believe everything you hear about the best way to travel safely, happily, and on a budget. >>

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How to Recover From Your Most Awkward Moments

The key to handling interactions with grace: anticipating the other person’s point of view… >>

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Top Psychology Tricks to Spend Less While Shopping

These science-backed secrets reveal why and how you spend, to help you become a more mindful… >>

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5 Jon Stewart Quotes That Are Better Than a Hug From Your Mom

"The Daily Show" host and comedian Jon Stewart has been known to put aside his signature sarcasm to… >>

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Money-Saving Tips Only Savvy Holiday Shoppers Know

Americans spend an average of $800 per year on holiday shopping. Are you getting the most bang for… >>

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How Google Became the Best Place to Work

For the fourth consecutive year, Google was named the best company to work for by Fortune magazine… >>