Why a Housemate Is a Great Idea at Any Age—and How to Pick a Good One

Home sharing can be a great way to live in a beautiful home, pay less and create an instant community.

Car Maintenance

Auto Recall Scams!

You get a postcard warning you that your vehicle has been recalled. Is it for real?


Shoes Don’t Have to Hurt!

There are so many stylish options and brands—from casual to high-end—for shoes that look as good as they feel

Alcoholic Drinks

Best Drinks for the Summer

Great summer party cocktails and wines that you won’t regret the next day.


Come On, Get Happy!

Pleasure is short-lived—seek longer-lasting happiness and contentment instead

Common Threads

When You Meet Their Guy/Gal for the First Time

It’s a tricky path when parents meet their kids’ first loves. Say too much or say it wrong, and you may be ousted from future events. How to do it just right.

Emotional Health

Is the Gender Debate Headed Off Course? – With Dr. Helen Fisher

Bottom Line President Sarah Hiner is joined by Dr. Helen Fisher to discuss the evolutionary importance of gender differences.

The Money Connoisseur

Ultimate Insider Secrets of Coin Dealing

These insider tips for coin collectors will help you avoid being taken advantage of when you’re investing in your next coin.


8 Secrets to Making Good Habits Stick

Good habits are not out of reach if you know the secrets for how to stick to them. Two behavior experts explain how.


5 Pilates Moves You Can Do from a Chair

Don’t be intimidated by Pilates! Get the core-strengthening benefits with these easy beginner moves that you can do at home or in the office.

Cooking Techniques

Blenders: Not Just for Smoothies!

Kitchen blenders are great for making more than smoothies and daiquiris. Try whipping up healthy homemade soups, salad dressings, soups and more…

Eat Like Margie

Try Jackfruit: The New Meat Substitute

Go beyond boring beans or tofu. These veggie-and-jackfruit combinations include a curry, a chili and a farro bowl seasoned with “nooch.”

Common Threads

When You Rush Through Something…

“When you want to hurry something, that means you no longer care about it…” The question is, Why did you stop caring?

Soul Perspective

What You Can Do to Make a Difference

Constant tragic news breeds anxiety and despair. Don’t lose hope! Here’s how anyone can create greater peace and understanding in the world.

Common Threads

When the Old Gang Gets Together

Getting the old gang together brings comfort and new perspective. What we didn’t say when young—and what we are free to say when old