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Are garage sales worth it? Consider these options

If you’re waffling on whether to devote your time to labeling items and waking up at dawn to hold a weekend garage sale, you may want to consider donating, selling online or selling on consignment, suggests Becky Jones, senior lecturer of accounting and business law in Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business. Those options are […]

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Drivers should use these top vehicle technologies

New technologies are responsible for many of the advances, comforts and conveniences of modern life, from the smartphone to wearable items such as “smart” wristwatches and eyeglasses. That’s no different in the car, where new technology is helping people drive more safely. While cars today may not look much different from previous model years, the […]

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Author suggests 4 tips to live better in retirement

The conceptions and realities of retirement have changed a great deal over the past several decades, giving many aging Americans misgivings about the future. But the golden years can be happy, healthy and productive.

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These professors are working into retirement age

At 74, William Fenical is still is a full-time professor and still researching drugs from the sea, including compounds that look very promising to fight melanoma, multiple myeloma as well as breast and ovarian cancer.

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Want to learn a new skill fast? Change up practice sessions

When you want to learn a new skill, make slight changes during repeat practice sessions to help you master it faster.

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More older skiers hitting the slopes

If you’ve walked into a ski lodge the past few years, likely as not you’ve seen tables filled with gray-haired skiers wearing sweaters so old they’re back in style.

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